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  • Investment banks report full pipelines after excellent 2020

    Top US bankers are optimistic about their investment banking businesses for the start of 2021, after a stellar 2020 during which their clients rushed to financing markets to help them get through the Covid-19 crisis, and government and central banks provided essential support.

    • 21 Jan 2021
  • New bid to solve bank carbon footprint enigma

    An accounting standard was launched on Wednesday that could prove a major step forward in how banks and investors calculate their contributions to climate change, and their progress towards net zero emissions.

    • 19 Nov 2020
  • Tannenbaum to run EMEA cap markets at BofA

    Bank of America has promoted Jeff Tannenbaum, its head of debt capital markets and leveraged finance EMEA, to head of global capital markets for the region.

    • 01 Oct 2020
  • Banks back Carney's new carbon trading push

    Voluntary efforts could bring about a global market in trading carbon offsets, even before there is a statutory basis for this, according to the leader of a new taskforce launched by Mark Carney, former governor of the Bank of England.

    • 14 Sep 2020
  • People news in brief

    Invesco changes fixed interest line-up — BofA makes Slowey equities head — NordLB hires two for DCM

    • 23 Jul 2020

Latest market news

  • Aircraft lessors crowd to market after monster rally

    Companies in the same sector often copy each other, but this year's string of bond issues by aircraft lessors has been exceptional, and is prompted by the sector's credit rehabilitation. Air Lease Corp took the recovery past a new milestone this week.

    • 21 Jan 2021
  • Apollo Hospitals nets $160m from hot QIP

    Apollo Hospitals Enterprise has raised around Rp11.7bn ($160m) from a qualified institutional placement, drawing a swell of demand that pushed pricing above the floor.

    • 20 Jan 2021
  • HK IPO market gathers steam with Kuaishou leading the way

    Kuaishou Technology, a video-sharing and social media platform, has begun drumming up interest among investors for a multi-billion-dollar Hong Kong IPO.

    • 18 Jan 2021
  • PTT Oil fixes price range for jumbo Thai IPO

    PTT Oil and Retail Business has set the price guidance for its long-awaited IPO. It is aiming to raise up to Bt46.98bn ($1.57bn) from the country’s largest listing in a year.

    • 15 Jan 2021
  • US bond pace cools, but not fazed by politics

    The dollar corporate bond market has a more subdued feel this week, after its stellar start to the year, as US issuers are moving into earnings blackouts. But even as politics took centre stage as Congress moved to impeach President Donald Trump for the second time, ahead of Joe Biden’s inauguration on January 20, corporate borrowers quietly churned out deals.

    • 14 Jan 2021

Bank of America Merrill Lynch In The Key League Tables

Asset Rank STLY Amount $bn No of issues Share % STLY Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
Bookrunners of Global DCM 3 3 21.78 83 5.60% 4.92%
All International Bonds 3 3 20.32 74 5.84% 5.87%
Global Syndicated Loan Volume 2 2 166.72 627 9.10% 9.90%
Bookrunners of Global ECM 7 7 2.46 20 4.27% 5.42%
Bookrunners of European Leveraged Loans 8 9 6.59 32 4.50% 3.55%
Bookrunners of Global SSA (Excl US Agency) 6 2 8.47 13 5.60% 6.59%
Bookrunners of International Emerging Market DCM 8 3 1.79 16 2.83% 7.39%
Bookrunners of Global FIG 3 5 6.24 29 6.81% 4.59%
Bookrunners of Global Structured Finance 2 8 1.00 3 11.37% 4.17%
Global IB Revenue 3 3 1.24 1262 6.20% 6.36%
Global M&A Revenue 4 4 0.36 114 5.25% 6.06%
Syndicated Loan Revenue 1 2 0.24 374 8.24% 6.83%
Syndicated Loan Revenue - EMEA 13 4 0.01 22 2.59% 4.57%
Equity Capital Markets Revenue 4 4 0.20 75 5.29% 5.42%
Global FIG Revenue 3 5 0.30 590 6.24% 5.77%
EMEA M&A Revenue 4 5 0.11 33 6.18% 6.16%
All Investment Banking Revenue Americas 3 3 0.89 927 8.31% 8.15%
Americas M&A Revenue 5 4 0.21 61 5.07% 6.48%
Equity Capital Markets Revenue - Americas 2 5 0.16 51 8.64% 6.25%
All Corporate Bonds 5 2 5.96 36 4.86% 5.59%
All Sterling Bonds 2 13 1.76 3 10.98% 2.57%
Leveraged Syndicated Loans 1 2 71.21 396 9.60% 8.91%
Dollar Denominated DCM 3 4 15.92 69 8.16% 6.39%
Dollar Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency) 5 5 3.72 5 7.73% 6.31%
Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG 1 4 5.37 25 9.17% 6.83%
Bookrunners of Dollar Corporate Investment Grade Bonds 3 2 3.87 14 8.27% 10.67%
Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated HY Bonds 4 4 1.91 19 6.56% 6.60%
Bookrunners of Euro Denominated DCM 15 8 4.09 11 2.79% 5.01%
Bookrunners of European DCM 11 9 6.72 16 3.45% 4.20%
European Sovereign Bonds 15 7 0.15 1 0.51% 4.94%
Bookrunners of Euro Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency) 12 2 2.99 5 3.57% 8.12%
Bookrunners of European Subordinated FIG 6 8 0.35 3 5.44% 3.79%
Bookrunners of European Structured Finance 1 8.06 28 12.45%
Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA 14 5 10.68 50 2.47% 4.73%
Bookrunners of European Marketed Syndicated Loans 14 5 10.68 50 2.47% 4.73%
Bookrunners of Central and Eastern Europe: Loans 22 15 0.32 4 1.81% 1.99%
Bookrunners of LatAm Emerging Market DCM 12 1 0.30 2 2.32% 16.24%
Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance 5 9 0.61 2 8.70% 5.51%
Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM 5 7 1.86 15 4.99% 3.83%
Australia DCM 1 5 0.46 2 17.52% 7.33%
Bookrunners of India DCM 7 0.09 1 4.10%
Dealer League Table EIB 8 15 0.97 2 5.29% 0.76%
Dealer League Table KfW 1 1 2.05 2 16.07% 17.43%
Dealer League Table World Bank 4 5 0.61 1 8.64% 7.99%
Dealer League Table UK 5 5.13 3 8.70%
Dealer League Table Austria 2 1 0.18 1 24.04% 100.00%
Dealer League Table IADB 1 1 0.99 1 25.00% 32.08%
Dealer League Table AfDB 2 0.40 1 18.84%
Dealer League Table ADB 3 0.60 1 12.08%
Dealer League Table Cades 1 1 1.25 1 22.26% 33.33%
Dealer League Table BNG 3 7 1.27 6 8.50% 4.76%
Dealer League Table Kommuninvest 12 0.25 1 3.32%
Dealer League Table ESM 1 1.91 2 15.04%
Global Green Bonds 3 2 0.66 8 6.65% 5.74%
Dealer League Table Germany 6 1.60 1 7.31%

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 28.16 118 8.09%
2 Citi 27.35 87 7.86%
3 BofA Securities 20.32 74 5.84%
4 BNP Paribas 19.76 67 5.68%
5 HSBC 19.56 72 5.62%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 60.87 123 14.06%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 28.59 93 6.60%
3 Santander 25.41 90 5.87%
4 JPMorgan 23.88 61 5.52%
5 UniCredit 21.51 103 4.97%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Morgan Stanley 0.94 4 13.47%
2 Goldman Sachs 0.78 5 11.09%
3 Credit Suisse 0.67 3 9.64%
4 HSBC 0.61 3 8.77%
5 BofA Securities 0.61 2 8.70%