GlobalCapital Asia held a New Year drinks and awards reception at Isono in Hong Kong on January 20, 2016. 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

Pune Solapur Expressway Rp7.88bn ($119m) non-convertible debentures and Rp2bn loan

BEST LEVERAGED FINANCING

Vistra Group $751m loan

BEST INVESTMENT GRADE SYNDICATED LOAN

Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen Uluslararası Havalimanı Yatırım Yapım ve İşletme (ISG)

€500m senior secured term loan due 2021

BEST LOANS HOUSE

Deutsche Bank

EQUITY

BEST EQUITY-LINKED DEAL

Hyundai Heavy Industries Co $221.6m guaranteed exchangeable bond due 2020

BEST IPO

GF Securities Co HK$32bn ($4.13bn) IPO

EQUITY continued

BEST FOLLOW ON/ABB

Industrial Bank Co Rmb12.7bn ($2.07bn) secondary placement by Hang Seng Bank

BEST EQUITY HOUSE

Goldman Sachs

BONDS

BEST LOCAL CURRENCY BOND

Hongkong & Shanghai Banking Corp Rmb1bn ($156m) Panda bond due 2018

BEST SECURITIZATION

BMW Automotive Finance (China) Rmb2.57bn Auto ABS – Bavarian Sky China 2015-1

BEST HIGH YIELD BOND

China Auto Rental (CAR)’s $500m senior bond due 2020

BONDS continued

BEST INVESTMENT GRADE CORPORATE BOND

Petroliam Nasional (Petronas) $5bn conventional and sukuk bond $1.25bn due 2020, $750m due 2022, $1.5bn due 2025 and $1.5bn due 2045

BEST FINANCIAL BOND

Bank of China four-currency six-tranche $3.5bn One Belt, One Road bond

BEST SOVEREIGN BOND

The Government of Malaysia $1.5bn sukuk  $1bn due 2025 and $500m due 2045

BEST LOCAL CURRENCY BOND HOUSE

HSBC

BEST G3 BOND HOUSE

HSBC

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
  • 24 May 2017
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
  • 24 May 2017
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.