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  • Quintenz joins CFTC as commissioner

    Former investment firm head Brian Quintenz was sworn in as a commissioner at the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) on Tuesday, providing a much needed boost to the organisation's senior staff.

    • 16 Aug 2017
  • Insurance player adds margin tool for regulation

    Chilean life insurance company Confuturo this week announced its adoption of Bloomberg’s multi-asset risk system (MARS) collateral management tools, in an effort to manage the demands of new global margin rules.

    • 15 Aug 2017
  • Old Money: hard-wired for FX

    There’s plenty of arguing about Brexit, but in finance, euro clearing stands out as a particularly bitter regulatory fight. At issue is London’s place as the host of euro trading — and it’s going to go down to the wire.

    • 03 Aug 2017
  • FCA puts markets on alert as Bailey lays out plan for end of Libor

    The end of Libor moved from committee group debate to hard reality on Thursday as the Financial Conduct Authority’s chief executive Andrew Bailey gave the reference rate a five year deadline for removal.

    • 27 Jul 2017
  • LedgerX brings Bitcoin further into fold with CFTC approval

    The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) on Monday granted LedgerX, a digital currency exchange and clearing platform, a derivatives clearing organisation license.

    • 25 Jul 2017
  • ESMA eases to more supervision of Indian CCPs

    The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) on Thursday announced a new cooperation agreement with the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), that will secure it information on the ongoing compliance of Indian central counterparties (CCPs) with European Union regulation.

    • 20 Jul 2017
  • Giancarlo appoints new CFTC innovation head

    Acting chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) Christopher Giancarlo on Monday appointed Daniel Gorfine to serve as director of LabCFTC and as chief innovation officer of the regulatory authority.

    • 11 Jul 2017
  • ESMA welcomes EC proposal on euro clearing

    The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) on Monday reacted positively to last month’s European Commission proposal on third country central counterparties (CCPs), which offered the regulatory body more powers to supervise foreign clearing houses.

    • 10 Jul 2017
  • Midclear builds up CCP plumbing with GMEX platform

    Midclear, the custodian and clearing centre of financial instruments for Lebanon and the Middle East, has selected GMEX Technologies to provide the core system for Lebanon's first derivatives central counterparty (CCP).

    • 06 Jul 2017
  • Droit signs up five for MiFID II platform

    Droit Financial Technologies has signed up five banks to Adept — its Market in Financial Instruments Directive II (MiFID II) trade compliance platform.

    • 05 Jul 2017

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All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 280,265.07 1033 8.97%
2 JPMorgan 255,894.98 1165 8.19%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 248,918.80 861 7.97%
4 Goldman Sachs 192,023.30 615 6.15%
5 Barclays 183,846.60 703 5.89%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 28,458.91 116 7.05%
2 Deutsche Bank 26,902.99 90 6.66%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 24,997.04 70 6.19%
4 BNP Paribas 21,217.62 120 5.25%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 19,454.23 112 4.82%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 13,671.74 61 7.87%
2 Citi 12,076.06 76 6.95%
3 Morgan Stanley 11,899.85 66 6.85%
4 UBS 11,800.30 47 6.80%
5 Goldman Sachs 11,111.93 58 6.40%