Latest CMBS/RMBS news

  • FRNs capture issuers’ fancy as rate hike looms

    China Development Bank jumped on the floating rate note (FRN) bandwagon this week, bagging $3bn equivalent and adding its name to a list of issuers that recently sold bonds in the format. With demand rather than supply driving deals, and with interest rate hikes looming, the stage is nicely set for more FRN trades, writes Addison Gong.

    • 02 Mar 2017
  • NPL securitization takes centre stage with triple decker

    It has been a busy period for the structured finance community in China with three lenders securitizing a combined Rmb3.28bn ($491m) worth of non-performing loans (NPLs) in the space of a week.

    • 29 Sep 2016
  • Chinese trio set stage for NPL securitization bonanza

    Non-performing loans (NPLs) securitization is heating up with China Construction Bank (CCB) scheduled for a Rmb1.56bn ($234m) return on Friday, just three days after making its debut in the asset class. It will not be alone, with ICBC also set for a Rmb1.08bn offering on Friday, while China Merchants Bank will cement its third appearance next week.

    • 22 Sep 2016
  • CCB to make NPL securitization debut

    China Construction Bank (CCB) is set to become the fourth Chinese lender to securitize nonperforming loans (NPLs) with a Rmb702m ($105m) offering scheduled to launch on September 20.

    • 14 Sep 2016
  • ABC keeps NPL securitization momentum going

    The budding Chinese non-performing loans securitization market recorded its fourth transaction in little more than two months with Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) completing a Rmb3.06bn ($462m) offering — the largest on record since the asset class restarted this year.

    • 01 Aug 2016
  • PSB constructs China’s first internationally rated RMBS

    Foreign investors have got their first taste of Chinese residential mortgage backed securities after Postal Savings Bank of China managed to draw them in with the inaugural internationally rated offering from the asset class.

    • 12 Jul 2016
  • Chinese RMBS goes international with PSB

    The Chinese securitization market is set for a big boost with Postal Savings Bank of China scheduled to launch the country’s first internationally rated residential mortgage-backed securitization (RMBS) on Thursday.

    • 04 Jul 2016
  • CMB seals NPL securitization return with micro loans

    China is pushing on with the development of its non-performing loans securitization market, which only restarted last month, with China Merchants Bank (CMB) sealing the asset class’s third transaction.

    • 30 Jun 2016
  • China NPL securitization extends to micro loans

    China’s non-performing loans securitization market is quickly taking shape with China Merchants Bank set to launch the asset class’s third transaction following its restart last month. And the upcoming trade features a new type of underlying assets – micro loans.

    • 23 Jun 2016
  • China Securitization Forum 2016: Winners

    GlobalCapital was one of the judges for the China Securitization Forum’s annual awards in April. Twenty transactions were given plaudits in credit and corporate asset securitization with six singled out as outstanding. We present the winners and photos from the event.

    • 30 May 2016

CMBS/RMBS 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
  • 29 Mar 2017
1 China International Capital Corp Ltd 5,356.79 16 9.48%
2 CITIC Securities 5,232.10 17 9.26%
3 Goldman Sachs 3,945.14 11 6.98%
4 China Securities Co Ltd 3,295.01 18 5.83%
5 UBS 3,247.40 12 5.75%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 28 Mar 2017
1 HSBC 11,319.02 65 9.80%
2 JPMorgan 8,429.84 42 7.30%
3 Citi 8,325.36 44 7.21%
4 Morgan Stanley 6,988.10 30 6.05%
5 Standard Chartered Bank 5,180.49 30 4.48%

Asian polls & awards

  • Made in China: The best banks and deals of 2016

    You know who won, now find out why. GlobalCapital Asia and Asiamoney present the extended results of our 2016 China Deals and Investment Bank of the Year awards, recognising achievement both on and offshore.

  • Asia’s standout deals

    GlobalCapital Asia and Asiamoney present the extended results for our 2016 Best Country Deals. Discover why these bond, equity and loan transactions delivered outstanding outcomes for issuers and investors.

  • Aussie award winners: The best banks and deals of 2016

    The names have been announced, now find out why they stood out from the crowd. GlobalCapital Asia and Asiamoney present the extended results for our 2016 Australia Deals and Investment Bank of the Year awards, recognising achievement in equities, bonds, loans and investment banking.

  • Photos from Asiamoney's New Year Awards Dinner 2017

    Asiamoney held its New Year Awards Dinner at the Conrad Hotel in Hong Kong on February 22, 2017, where issuers, bankers, brokers and analysts gathered to celebrate the achievements of those who were top-ranked in Asiamoney polls in 2016 or who had won deal or bank 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.