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  • Gulf crisis rattles capital markets but extent of damage uncertain

    Diplomatic tension in the Gulf between Qatar and Saudi Arabia and others has rattled the financial markets. But as the political trouble escalates, what that spells for the region’s capital markets is far from clear, write Bianca Boorer, Virgina Furness and Sharon Kimathi.

    • 08 Jun 2017
  • Rising Qatar crisis highlights vulnerability of GCC market

    GCC debt markets are experiencing their first big wobble since gaining prominence as the most prolific issuers in CEEMEA, and no one saw it coming. The recent Qatar-related sell-off is both a stark reminder that EM assets are not a one-way bet, and highlights the vulnerabilities of a debt market fuelled largely by local bank demand.

    • 06 Jun 2017
  • Qatari assets slammed as Gulf spat hits banks

    Qatari dollar bonds sold off by as much as five cash points on Tuesday after the central banks of United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Saudi Arabia demanded banks to provide details of their exposure to Qatar. The move follows countries in the region severing ties with the gas-rich state, accusing it of supporting terrorism.

    • 06 Jun 2017
  • Qatari bonds drop after diplomatic freeze

    Qatar’s debt sold off sharply on Monday after Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt severed diplomatic relations, as well as all land and sea contacts, with the gas-rich state. Bankers recall a similar “flare up” in 2014, but are concerned about stability in the region’s financial markets.

    • 05 Jun 2017
  • Moody’s brings mixed fortunes to Middle East

    Ratings agency Moody’s opined on the Middle East after market close on Friday, with the United Arab Emirates seeing a better outlook while Qatar’s creditworthiness took a hit. Qatar’s rating was cut from Aa2 to Aa3 with a stable outlook on the back of a weakening in the sovereign’s external debt to GDP levels and uncertainty around where growth will come from in the medium term.

    • 30 May 2017

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Bookrunners of International Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 19 Jun 2017
1 Citi 36,668.36 165 10.43%
2 HSBC 31,838.45 182 9.06%
3 JPMorgan 31,444.81 139 8.95%
4 Deutsche Bank 18,845.99 69 5.36%
5 Standard Chartered Bank 17,768.35 110 5.06%

Bookrunners of LatAm Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 20 Jun 2017
1 Citi 13,266.57 31
2 JPMorgan 7,938.35 30
3 HSBC 7,559.34 19
4 Morgan Stanley 5,392.54 19
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 5,191.33 22

Bookrunners of CEEMEA International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 13 Jun 2017
1 JPMorgan 14,378.88 55 12.76%
2 Citi 13,699.88 48 12.16%
3 HSBC 9,441.88 45 8.38%
4 Deutsche Bank 7,434.85 17 6.60%
5 Standard Chartered Bank 6,792.43 31 6.03%

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
  • 20 Jun 2017
1 ING 1,482.62 12 8.58%
2 UniCredit 1,246.63 9 7.22%
3 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 1,207.51 11 6.99%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 1,086.95 7 6.29%
5 Credit Suisse 841.27 6 4.87%

Bookrunners of India DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 21 Jun 2017
1 AXIS Bank 6,919.22 92 22.57%
2 Trust Investment Advisors 3,586.50 92 11.70%
3 ICICI Bank 2,587.59 71 8.44%
4 Standard Chartered Bank 2,419.40 26 7.89%
5 HDFC Bank 1,917.34 52 6.26%