GlobalCapital Asia held a New Year drinks and awards reception at Duddell's in Hong Kong on January 28, 2015. Below is a selection of the best photos from the night. Our thanks to all who attended and to the sponsor of the event, Latham & Watkins.

LOANS

BEST PROJECT FINANCING

Sarulla Operations' $328m term loan due 2034 (Libor+200bp)

BEST LEVERAGED FINANCING

ADT Korea's W1,345bn ($1.2bn) loan

BEST INVESTMENT GRADE LOAN

Xiaomi HK's $1.0bn loan

LOANS HOUSE

Standard Chartered

EQUITY

BEST EQUITY-LINKED DEAL

Qihoo 360 Technology’s $1.035bn dual tranche convertible bond

BEST IPO

Alibaba Group Holding’s $25bn IPO

BEST FOLOW ON/ABB

Sands China’s $1.38bn secondary placement by Waddell & Reed Financial

BEST EQUITY HOUSE

Goldman Sachs

BONDS

BEST LOCAL CURRENCY BOND

Olam International’s S$400m ($322m) senior bond due 2019

BEST SECURITIZATION

Driver China One 2014-1 ABS’ Rmb743m ($120m) three tranche securitization due 2020

BEST HIGH YIELD BOND

Tata Steel’s $1.5bn dual tranche senior bonds due 2020 and 2024

BEST INVESTMENT GRADE CORPORATE BOND

Hutchison Whampoa’s $5.4bn dual currency senior bond

BEST FINANCIAL BOND

Bank of China’s $6.5bn 6.75% additional tier one perpetual preferred shares


BONDS continued

BEST SOVEREIGN BOND

The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China’s $1bn sukuk due 2019

BEST LOCAL CURRENCY BOND HOUSE

HSBC

BEST G3 BOND HOUSE

HSBC

M&A AND INVESTMENT BANK

BEST M&A DEAL

OCBC's HK$38.7bn ($5bn) acquisition of Wing Hang Bank

BEST M&A ADVISER

Goldman Sachs

BEST INVESTMENT BANK

Goldman Sachs

Panda Bonds Top Arrangers

Rank Arranger Total Volume Rmb (m) No. of Deals Share % by Volume
1 Bank of China (BOC) 8,500 7 18.01
2 Everbright Securities 8,000 2 16.95
3 Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) 5,000 4 10.59
4 HSBC 3,300 3 6.99
5 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 3,000 3 6.36

Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Jan 2017
1 Haitong Securities Ltd 1,602.34 9 13.94%
2 CITIC Securities 1,474.17 4 12.82%
3 China Securities Co Ltd 1,440.03 7 12.53%
4 Bank of China 1,188.86 5 10.34%
5 Guotai Junan Securities Co Ltd 689.79 3 6.00%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 18 Jan 2017
1 Citi 2,440.79 8 6.09%
2 HSBC 1,887.35 9 4.71%
3 JPMorgan 1,754.71 7 4.38%
4 Goldman Sachs 1,692.30 4 4.22%
5 Morgan Stanley 1,418.69 3 3.54%

Asian polls & awards

  • China Private Banking Awards 2017

    China’s private banking industry is growing in leaps and bounds. High- and ultra-high-net-worth mainland customers are increasingly mobile, demanding best-in-class service from their financial providers. Banks are adapting to the changing world, rolling out innovative and sophisticated services to their high-end clientele. In recognition of China’s advances in the field, Asiamoney is proud to announce the winners of its awards for best mainland private banks for 2016.

  • Corporate Governance Poll 2016: Time to get serious

    Asia has taken its time in improving corporate governance standards, with experts agreeing on the need for broader action. But Taiwan and Hong Kong firms seem to be moving in the right direction, as shown in the results of this year's Asiamoney Corporate Governance poll. Paolo Danese reports.

  • Best Managed Company Awards 2016: Asia’s finest stand out

    Asiamoney is pleased to present its choices for Asia’s Best Managed Companies in 2016. In a year marked by political and economic upheaval, the region’s best firms and executives impressed on through a combination of factors including financial performance, innovation and strategic execution.

  • Brokers Poll 2016: The right call

    Analysts in Asia are used to dealing with dynamic and unpredictable markets but the events of this year provided a real test of mettle. Against a backdrop of global political upheaval and worsening economic outlook at home, the winners of Asiamoney’s 2016 Brokers Poll have proved they have what it takes to impress their clients.

  • Brokers Poll 2016: HSBC and CLSA take the crown as Asia’s best

    Asia’s brokerages have needed to stay nimble in the face of volatile markets and changing regulation that has tested their industry. HSBC and CLSA are well placed to meet the challenge after coming out top in the Asiamoney Brokers Poll. Peter McGill reports.