Latest ABS news

  • 2016 Best Country Deals: Results

    GlobalCapital Asia and Asiamoney are pleased to announce the results of our Best Country Deals, recognising the standout transactions in Asia. Our thanks to everybody who took time to pitch.

    • 16 Feb 2017
  • 2016 China Deals and Investment Bank of the Year: Results

    GlobalCapital Asia and Asiamoney are pleased to announce the results of our annual awards, recognising the best banks and transactions in China. Thanks to everyone who took time to pitch and our congratulations to the winners.

    • 16 Feb 2017
  • 2016 Australia Deals and Investment Bank of the Year: Results

    GlobalCapital Asia and Asiamoney are pleased to announce the results of our annual awards, recognising the best banks and transactions in Australia. Our thanks to everybody who took time to pitch.

    • 16 Feb 2017
  • BoCom Leasing flies new route with $300m aircraft repack

    Bank of Communications Financial Leasing opened a new source of funding on Monday with a $300m securitization of loans backed by aircraft assets. Not only was this one of the few internationally marketed structured finance transactions out of Asia, it also marked the return of a rare credit support structure last seen publicly in 2014.

    • 14 Dec 2016
  • BoCom Leasing launches rare repackaged aircraft notes

    Bank of Communications Financial Leasing opened the week with a rare structured finance transaction on Monday, attracting bids for a $300m dual-tranche offering backed by loans that are secured by aircraft assets.

    • 12 Dec 2016
  • GlobalCapital Asia regional capital markets awards 2016, Part III: Bonds

    For the third part of our annual awards, we cover Best Local Currency Bond, Best Structured Finance, Best High Yield Bond, Best Investment Grade Corporate Bond, Best Financial Bond, Best Sovereign Bond, Best Local Currency Bond House and Best G3 Bond House.

    • 05 Dec 2016
  • Wake up, FCA: active managers are the market

    There may be grounds for criticising the UK’s asset management industry, as the Financial Conduct Authority has done this week. Finding that price competition among active managers is weak, it proposes new regulations to make charges and policies clearer.

    • 24 Nov 2016
  • BMW eyes return lap with Bavarian Sky China

    BMW Automotive Finance (China) is looking to squeeze in one last auto loan ABS this year as it prepares to launch its Rmb4bn ($581m) Bavarian Sky China 2016-2 on December 1.

    • 24 Nov 2016
  • High five! VW bags Rmb4bn with Driver China return

    Volkswagen Financial Services completed its fifth, and to date largest, Chinese auto loan asset-backed securitization fetching Rmb4bn ($581m) from its Driver China five transaction on Tuesday.

    • 24 Nov 2016
  • VW’s Driver China five to feature revolving pool

    Volkswagen Finance (China) has opted for a new structure with its latest return to the China auto ABS market with its upcoming Rmb3.98bn ($587m) Driver China Auto five trust set to feature a revolving pool for the first time.

    • 15 Nov 2016

ABS news archive

Panda Bonds Top Arrangers

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 Bank of China (BOC) 18.01
2 Everbright Securities 16.95
3 Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) 10.59
4 HSBC 6.99
5 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 6.36

Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 22 Feb 2017
1 China International Capital Corp Ltd 3,764.17 7 11.54%
2 CITIC Securities 2,885.95 10 8.84%
3 Haitong Securities Ltd 2,766.73 16 8.48%
4 Goldman Sachs 2,591.61 5 7.94%
5 China Securities Co Ltd 2,120.55 13 6.50%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 22 Feb 2017
1 HSBC 5,558.78 30 9.86%
2 Citi 5,005.39 21 8.88%
3 JPMorgan 4,564.51 23 8.09%
4 Morgan Stanley 4,198.24 15 7.44%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 3,028.46 14 5.37%

Asian polls & awards

  • Photos of the GlobalCapital Asia New Year Drinks and Awards Reception

    GlobalCapital Asia held a New Year drinks and awards reception at Le Bistro Winebeast in Hong Kong on February 15, 2017. Below is a selection of the best photos from the night. Our thanks to all who attended.

  • 2016 Best Country Deals: Results

    GlobalCapital Asia and Asiamoney are pleased to announce the results of our Best Country Deals, recognising the standout transactions in Asia. Our thanks to everybody who took time to pitch.

  • 2016 China Deals and Investment Bank of the Year: Results

    GlobalCapital Asia and Asiamoney are pleased to announce the results of our annual awards, recognising the best banks and transactions in China. Thanks to everyone who took time to pitch and our congratulations to the winners.

  • 2016 Australia Deals and Investment Bank of the Year: Results

    GlobalCapital Asia and Asiamoney are pleased to announce the results of our annual awards, recognising the best banks and transactions in Australia. Our thanks to everybody who took time to pitch.

  • Asiamoney Best Brands in Finance Poll

    Asiamoney is delighted to announce the launch of the Asiamoney Best Brands in Finance Poll. We want to hear what you, our readers, think makes a top brand among financial market participants in Asia-Pacific — and which companies have the very strongest brands in the markets you know best.