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 Share % by Volume
1 CITIC Securities 44.72
2 China CITIC Bank Corp 22.36
3 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 10.16
3 China Merchants Bank Co 10.16
3 Bank of China (BOC) 10.16

Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 CITIC Securities 6,837.51 32 7.14%
2 China International Capital Corp Ltd 6,746.42 29 7.04%
3 Goldman Sachs 5,682.95 21 5.93%
4 China Securities Co Ltd 4,703.49 25 4.91%
5 UBS 4,459.61 23 4.65%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 17,927.36 101 9.30%
2 Citi 15,452.58 89 8.01%
3 JPMorgan 12,180.99 61 6.32%
4 Morgan Stanley 9,251.45 43 4.80%
5 Standard Chartered Bank 8,766.36 56 4.55%

Asian polls & awards

  • RMB internationalisation: 10 questions for the market, part 2

    Every year, our sister publication Asiamoney carries out an Offshore RMB Poll. As part of that process, the magazine asks the market for its thoughts on important renminbi topics. In this third year, we received around 2,300 valid responses, up 3% on a year ago. The ten questions included a new one on the inclusion of onshore RMB assets in global indices. Here we present the answers to the final five questions.

  • RMB internationalisation: 10 questions for the market, part 1

    Every year, our sister publication Asiamoney carries out an Offshore RMB Poll. As part of that process, the magazine asks the market for its thoughts on important renminbi topics. In this third year, we received around 2,300 valid responses, up 3% on a year ago. The ten questions included a new one on the inclusion of onshore RMB assets in global indices. Here we present the answers to the first five questions.

  • 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.