Latest Latin America news

  • Jamaica jumps after double bond bolt-on

    Jamaica underlined the issuer-friendly conditions on offer in EM bond markets this week after an oversubscribed tap of two bonds that left some investors with allocations of zero amid a simultaneous buy-back.

    • 17 Aug 2017
  • Argentine primaries promise more Macri to euphoric markets

    Mauricio Macri’s ability to persuade Argentines of the long term benefits of his reforms amid a tough economic environment brought rewards to bond investors this week and left market analysts pleasantly surprised.

    • 17 Aug 2017
  • Bond market shrugs off Brazil S&P rating relief

    Standard & Poor’s has removed the immediate threat of a sovereign downgrade for Brazil after saying that the political landscape is “somewhat more settled” than it was in May, but markets hardly reacted.

    • 17 Aug 2017
  • Copersucar settles with CFTC over wash trades

    The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) this week settled with Aruba-based Copersucar Trading over wash trade allegations involving sugar futures traded on Intercontinental Exchange US.

    • 17 Aug 2017
  • S&P takes Brazil off the naughty step

    Standard & Poor’s has removed the immediate threat of a sovereign downgrade for Brazil after saying that the political landscape is “somewhat more settled” than it was in May.

    • 17 Aug 2017
  • Lat Am specialist leaves Gramercy

    Emerging markets specialist investment manager Gramercy's head of sovereign research left the firm earlier this month, GlobalCapital understands.

    • 17 Aug 2017
  • EM fund flows still strong but primary quiet

    Flows into emerging market bond funds remain strong, and with a heavy pipeline building for September, investors will have plenty of opportunities to put their money to work. But with no new issues this week, investors were combing through Q2 results looking for opportunities to switch up portfolios.

    • 16 Aug 2017
  • Jamaica notches bond blow-out but low tender take-up

    Jamaica found plenty of demand for its annual bond issue on Tuesday, notching new issue concessions more usually achieved by higher rated credits.

    • 16 Aug 2017
  • Post-election rally continues in Argentina

    Argentine credits tightened throughout the start of the week as bond markets basked in better than expected results for the ruling party at Sunday’s primary elections.

    • 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

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Bookrunners of International Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 45,246.26 208 10.06%
2 HSBC 42,646.64 242 9.48%
3 JPMorgan 38,525.88 175 8.56%
4 Deutsche Bank 23,106.03 91 5.14%
5 Standard Chartered Bank 21,042.29 146 4.68%

Bookrunners of LatAm Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 14,490.99 35 15.51%
2 HSBC 12,184.33 28 13.04%
3 JPMorgan 11,461.94 38 12.26%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 9,002.62 30 9.63%
5 Morgan Stanley 6,121.99 23 6.55%

Bookrunners of CEEMEA International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 16,344.60 66 12.27%
2 Citi 16,152.98 59 12.13%
3 HSBC 10,207.12 52 7.66%
4 Deutsche Bank 8,468.11 22 6.36%
5 BNP Paribas 7,684.94 22 5.77%

EMEA M&A Revenue

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 02 May 2016
1 JPMorgan 195.08 50 10.55%
2 Goldman Sachs 162.26 37 8.77%
3 Morgan Stanley 141.22 46 7.64%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 114.20 33 6.18%
5 Citi 95.36 35 5.16%

Bookrunners of Central and Eastern Europe: Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 ING 2,367.70 19 9.19%
2 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 2,039.65 17 7.92%
3 Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group 1,965.88 6 7.63%
4 UniCredit 1,759.22 13 6.83%
5 Commerzbank Group 1,202.77 11 4.67%

Bookrunners of India DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 AXIS Bank 9,651.95 136 21.72%
2 ICICI Bank 4,323.81 111 9.73%
3 Trust Investment Advisors 4,252.69 112 9.57%
4 Standard Chartered Bank 3,379.47 35 7.60%
5 HDFC Bank 2,210.92 60 4.97%