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  • US reg shift could boost underpowered foreign banks

    Deregulation proposals from the US Treasury Department could be a blessing for foreign banks, which are struggling with trapped capital and costly restructurings in their US units — and falling further behind their thriving US competitors. But reform could be further away than ever, as the Trump White House staggers into self-inflicted crisis.

    • 17 Aug 2017
  • ANZ posts profit rise for Q3

    ANZ’s cash profit rose 5.3% to A$1.79bn ($1.4bn) for the third quarter ending June 30, as the Australian lender continues to reshape its institutional banking business.

    • 15 Aug 2017
  • RBS turnaround continues as it makes a second quarter profit

    The ongoing recovery of Royal Bank of Scotland, the UK banking group, took a step closer to completion on Friday when unveiled a profit in the first half of the year, aided by a sharp increase in profit from its investment banking division NatWest Markets.

    • 04 Aug 2017
  • Barclays aims to funnel cash back to trading

    Barclays said in its second-quarter results that it would redeploy capital from parts of the corporate bank into markets, reversing the course many banks have taken since the crisis, and affirming the bank’s ambitions as a top-tier fixed income trading house.

    • 03 Aug 2017
  • Revamped UniCredit delights diluted shareholders

    UniCredit’s turnaround plan, which featured a €13bn rights issue and a €17bn NPL sale, seemed well on track on Thursday, as the bank smashed profit expectations for the second quarter with €945m, sending the shares soaring more than 7%. The bank itself prefers to cite a €1.3bn profit figure, stripping out currency translation effects from the sale of its Polish bank Pekao.

    • 03 Aug 2017
  • Commerzbank takes restructuring pain in Q2

    Commerzbank booked all of the €807m restructuring costs associated with its 'Commerzbank 4.0' programme in the second quarter, pushing the bank to an overall loss of €406m. But the bank’s management are optimistic about the second half of the year, and argue that some of its businesses have turned a corner.

    • 03 Aug 2017
  • Improved cost of risk not enough to bring cheer to SocGen results

    Société Générale was keen to highlight improvements in cost and risk control when reporting its earnings for the second quarter on Wednesday, but growing litigation costs and falling trading revenues cast a shadow over the group’s results announcement.

    • 02 Aug 2017
  • BNP Paribas’ equity business leaps as FICC dips

    BNP Paribas blamed a comparably favourable second quarter of 2016 for a dip in its fixed income, currencies and commodities (FICC) revenues over the last three months, making a slight dent in its overall global markets business — despite a hefty leap in equity and prime services.

    • 31 Jul 2017
  • HSBC starts booking Brexit costs, expects up to $300m

    HSBC has started to record a separate line in its financial reporting for "costs associated with the UK’s exit from the EU". The bank booked just $4m of costs this quarter for Brexit, but said costs could rise to $200m-$300m.

    • 31 Jul 2017
  • HSBC’s Q2 top, bottom lines in IB fall

    HSBC posted a decline in revenue and profit from its global banking and markets (GB&M) division in Asia during the quarter to June, even as the region turned in better numbers overall.

    • 31 Jul 2017

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    This week Brian Quintenz was sworn in as a commissioner at the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), after he was confirmed alongside chairman Christopher Giancarlo and Rostin Behnam by the Senate two weeks ago.

    • 17 Aug 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%