Two commercial banks that have been trying to revitalize their high-yield businesses brightened their league table rankings during a generally slow second quarter for new issuance.

Both banks - Deutsche Bank AG and Bank of America Corp. - rode the coattails of a few large gaming deals while their bulge-bracket competitors scooped up market share by leading mammoth issues for telecommunications and communications companies that were already well-known to investors.

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