Asian Investment Banks' Poll

  • 20 Jan 2006
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The hardest approval to win — and perhaps the most prized — is that of your peers. Here, the leading banks in Asian fixed income tell us which houses they admired — and envied — in 2005.

BEST LEAD MANAGER OF ASIAN BONDS
1Deutsche Bank
2. Merrill Lynch
3. Citigroup
MOST IMPRESSIVE ASIAN BORROWER
1.The Republic of the Philippines
2. PTT
3. Socialist Republic of Vietnam
BEST ASIAN BOND
1.Socialist Republic of Vietnam
 $750m 6.875% January 2016Credit Suisse First Boston
2. Temasek Holdings
$1.75bn 4.5% September 2015Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley
3. Republic of Korea
Eu500m 3.625% November 2015ABN Amro, Citigroup, Goldman Sachs, UBS
$400m 5.625% November 2025
BEST BOND ISSUE FROM AN ASIAN SOVEREIGN OR QUASI-SOVEREIGN ISSUER
1.Socialist Republic of Vietnam
$750m 6.875% January 2016Credit Suisse First Boston
2. Republic of Korea
Eu500m 3.625% November 2015ABN Amro, Citigroup, Goldman Sachs, UBS
$400m 5.625% November 2025
3. Republic of the Philippines
$1.5bn 9.5% February 2030Citigroup, Deutsche Bank, UBS
BEST BOND ISSUE FROM AN ASIAN FINANCIAL INSTITUTION
1. Industrial Bank of Korea
$500m Libor+33bp September 2010Credit Suisse First Boston, HSBC, Morgan Stanley
2. ICICI Bank (Singapore)
$500m 5.75% November 2010Deutsche Bank, Merrill Lynch
3. Shinhan Bank
$300m 5.663% March 2035, callable March 2015Barclays Capital, BNP Paribas, Merrill Lynch
 BEST ASIAN INVESTMENT GRADE CORPORATE BOND ISSUE  
1.Temasek Holdings
$1.75bn 4.5% September 2015Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley
2. Chartered Semiconductor Manufacturing
$375m 5.75% August 2010Citigroup, Deutsche Bank
$250m 6.375% August 2015
3. Hutchison Whampoa Finance 05
Eu1bn 4.125% June 2015ABN Amro, Deutsche Bank, HSBC
BEST ASIAN HIGH YIELD BOND ISSUE
1. Xinao Gas Holdings
$200m 7.375% August 2012Deutsche Bank
2. Hopson Development Holdings
$300m 8.125% November 2012Credit Suisse First Boston
3. Mandra Forestry Finance
$195m 12% May 2013Morgan Stanley
LEAST IMPRESSIVE ASIAN BOND OF 2005
1. Republic of Indonesia
$1bn 7.25% April 2015Citigroup, Deutsche Bank, UBS
2. G Steel
$100m 10.5% October 2010UBS
3. Noble Group
$700m 6.625% March 2015JP Morgan
 BEST OVERALL LEAD MANAGER OF ASIAN CURRENCY BONDS
1. HSBC
2. Standard Chartered
3. Citigroup
Australia
BEST BOOKRUNNER OF AUSTRALIAN DOLLAR BONDS
National Australia Bank
BEST AUSTRALIAN DOLLAR BOND
Wells Fargo
A$1.1bn BBSW+23bp July 2010Citigroup, National Australia Bank
A$900m 5.75% July 2010
Hong Kong
BEST BOOKRUNNER OF HONG KONG DOLLAR BONDS
HSBC
BEST HONG KONG DOLLAR BOND
Cheung Kong Bond Finance
HK$1bn 3.5%HSBC
India
BEST BOOKRUNNER OF INDIAN RUPEE BONDS
UTI Bank
BEST INDIAN RUPEE BOND
Power Finance Corp
Rp17.347bn 7.6% Dec 2015Standard Chartered
Indonesia
BEST BOOKRUNNER OF INDONESIAN RUPIAH BONDS
Andalan Artha Advisindo (AAA) Sekuritas
BEST INDONESIAN RUPIAH BOND
Indonesian Satellite Corp
Rph815bn 12% June 2011Andalan Artha Advisindo Sekuritas
Rph285bn 0% June 2011
Malaysia
BEST BOOKRUNNER OF MALAYSIAN RINGGIT BONDS
Commerce International Merchant Bankers
BEST MALAYSIAN RINGGIT BOND
International Bank for Reconstruction and Development — World Bank
M$760m 0% May 2010 Bai Bithaman AjilABN Amro, Commerce International Merchant Bankers
The Philippines
BEST BOOKRUNNER OF PHILIPPINE PESO BONDS
Development Bank of the Philippines
BEST PHILIPPINE PESO BOND
Banco de Oro
Ps2.9bn 9.73% November 2010Standard Chartered
Singapore
BEST BOOKRUNNER OF SINGAPORE DOLLAR BONDS
Standard Chartered
BEST SINGAPORE DOLLAR BOND
Fraser & Neave
S$150m 3.62% October 2015Standard Chartered
South Korea
BEST BOOKRUNNER OF SOUTH KOREAN WON BONDS
Korea Development Bank
BEST SOUTH KOREAN WON BOND
LG Card
W21.4bn 5.5% November 2006Korea Investment Trust Management & Securities
LG Investment & Securities
• W163.9bn 5.5% February 2007
• W113.2bn 5.5% February 2006
Taiwan
BEST BOOKRUNNER OF TAIWANESE DOLLAR BONDS
Core Pacific Securities International
BEST TAIWANESE DOLLAR BOND
Chinatrust Commercial Bank
NT$9bn 3.35% perpetual, callable November 2015Chinatrust Commercial Bank
Thailand
BEST BOOKRUNNER OF THAI BAHT BONDS
Siam Commercial Bank
BEST THAI BAHT BOND
Asian Development Bank
Bt4bn 3.87% May 2010Citigroup, Siam Commercial Bank
Syndicated loans and project finance
BEST ARRANGER OF ASIAN SYNDICATED LOANS
Citigroup
BEST ASIAN SYNDICATED LOAN
San Miguel Corp
$1.15bn February 2006ABN Amro, Barclays Capital, HSBC, Standard Chartered, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp
STRUCTURED FINANCE IN ASIA EX-JAPAN AND AUSTRALIA
IndoCoal Exports (Cayman)
$600m 7.134% July 2012Merrill Lynch
BEST ASIAN PROJECT FINANCING
Wynn Resorts (Macau)
$729m September 2011Bank of America, Deutsche Bank, Société Générale
HK$117m September 2007
BEST ASIAN LEVERAGED FINANCING
Colony HR Acquisitions (Colony Capital/Raffles Holdings)
$700m October 2010Credit Suisse First Boston
  • 20 Jan 2006

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 13 Mar 2017
1 JPMorgan 94,925.33 384 8.39%
2 Citi 87,531.58 331 7.74%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 84,341.49 288 7.46%
4 Barclays 75,288.19 241 6.66%
5 Goldman Sachs 68,504.71 208 6.06%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 14 Mar 2017
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 10,650.87 23 11.13%
2 Deutsche Bank 8,169.49 17 8.53%
3 HSBC 6,243.46 23 6.52%
4 Citi 4,355.35 13 4.55%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 4,273.37 17 4.46%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 6,305.34 22 10.84%
2 Deutsche Bank 4,468.97 23 7.68%
3 UBS 4,270.64 20 7.34%
4 Citi 3,833.33 28 6.59%
5 Goldman Sachs 3,788.75 20 6.51%