Latest regulation news

  • 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
  • Race for first European blockchain bond nears finish line

    A new platform expects to host the first European bonds to be issued on a blockchain in September.

    • 17 Aug 2017
  • 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
  • UK risks severe harm to City in Brexit services silence

    Despite making up 80% of the UK's GDP, services are being left out of the loop in the confusion surrounding the country’s potential exit from the European Union and the recent focus on the Customs Union.

    • 15 Aug 2017
  • ISDA slams proposals to expand BRRD moratorium powers

    The International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) has urged European lawmakers not to give resolution authorities greater powers to limit cash outflows from struggling banks, weighing into a heated debate about planned changes to the Bank Recovery and Resolution Directive (BRRD).

    • 14 Aug 2017
  • Prospects for Popular legal challenges are ‘pretty poor’

    Those who took losses when the Single Resolution Board (SRB) put Banco Popular into resolution and approved its sale to Santander are lining up to dispute the decision — but lawyers are sceptical over whether the claims can succeed.

    • 10 Aug 2017
  • Failed loans could hit harder under new accounting rules

    New accounting rules could hit the loan syndications market, potentially adding to earnings volatility and changing how banks book their underwriting fees. But the rules could clash with the EU’s leveraged lending guidance.

    • 10 Aug 2017
  • Booming cryptocurrency capital market goes legit with first SEC-compliant deal

    Filecoin, one of the first cryptocurrencies to function in explicit compliance with SEC securities regulation, is set to launch on Thursday on a platform called Coinlist, a fund-raising platform to help start-ups run their own "initial coin offerings". The offering is a test of whether the controversial capital raisings can function in accordance with rules designed for shares and bonds.

    • 10 Aug 2017
  • Hopes rise of fix for EU's securitization mistake

    The last minute decision on the part of European Union regulators to introduce a potentially devastating rule to EU securitzation regulation was greeted with disbelief by market pros last month. But sources say that there are still a number of ways the mistake can be fixed.

    • 03 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%