Latest Asia Derivatives Credit news

  • Tullett replaces EMEA chief, names TP ICAP execs

    Tullett Prebon is set to lose its European chief executive, who becomes the second senior departure in the past week from a planned Tullett-ICAP combined group as the two interdealer brokers look to merge by the end of this year.

    • 03 Oct 2016
  • Push on blockchain as market faces big inefficiency dangers

    Blockchain came sharply into focus this week for the derivatives market, as industry bodies warned on both the need for such technology and to regulate its use. Meanwhile, firms rolled out a range of new initiatives to address the market’s mounting challenges around margin and settlements.

    • 22 Sep 2016
  • Numerix signs first Thai CVA client

    Numerix, a provider of cross-asset analytics for derivatives valuations and risk management, has signed up Siam Commercial Bank as its first client in Thailand for a credit valuation adjustment (CVA) solution.

    • 17 Aug 2016
  • UK, Japan stimulus plans drive markets in different directions

    It was a tale of two interventions this week, as Japan underwhelmed markets with its stimulus plan while the Bank of England delivered more than expected, in moves that also sent the yen and pound reeling in different directions.

    • 04 Aug 2016
  • Global Derivatives Awards 2016 — the nominees

    GlobalCapital is pleased to announce the preliminary shortlist of nominees for its Global Derivatives Awards 2016. Nominations are based upon market feedback and research conducted in recent months. Winners will be unveiled at a gala dinner in London in September.

    • 02 Aug 2016
  • Equity and credit arb traders suffer sharp unwind

    Big moves in credit, equity and foreign exchange markets this week were magnified by mass unwinding of previously popular trades as investors capitulated to a reversal of fortunes for Japan and European banks.

    • 14 Jul 2016
  • HSBC rolls out shape of new banking division

    HSBC has announced the structure of its newly combined global banking division, which merges the old capital financing and banking divisions, following the appointment of Matthew Westerman as new co-head of the combined business. The six product teams in capital financing, and the six sector coverage teams in banking, will be replaced by nine combined groups in the new division.

    • 06 Jun 2016
  • Norton Rose hires derivs partner in Singapore

    Law firm Norton Rose Fulbright has hired a derivatives and structured finance to its Singapore office as partner.

    • 31 May 2016
  • HSBC touts OTC clearing collateral management service

    HSBC has begun offering a clearing collateral service for over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives to help clients comply with G20 swap reforms.

    • 17 May 2016
  • TriOptima and DTCC link up on Asian trade reconciliation

    TriOptima, the over-the-counter post trade service provider, has teamed up with the Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation on reconciling data reported by Australian, Hong Kong and Singapore firms to the DTCC’s Global Trade Repository.

    • 03 May 2016
  • Japanese bonds rise despite BoJ disappointment

    Japanese sovereign bonds managed to deliver positive returns on Thursday, while almost every other asset class suffered from the Bank of Japan’s decision to reject further loosening of monetary policy

    • 28 Apr 2016
  • Trader pain as BoJ sends market reeling

    The fervour of expectation in the run up to this week’s US Federal Reserve and Bank of Japan meetings ended in widespread pain for foreign exchange, equity and derivative market participants.

    • 28 Apr 2016
  • China Construction Bank eyes derivs and bonds in Singapore

    China Construction Bank plans to begin trading derivatives and bonds in Singapore, having teamed up with Singapore Exchange to promote the island state’s capital markets to Chinese companies.

    • 25 Apr 2016
  • ISDA tackles margin rules, trade reporting and team shuffle at AGM

    The International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) used its 31st annual general meeting in Tokyo this week to publish the first in a series of documents to help market participants comply with margin requirements for non-cleared derivatives. It also joined other industry bodies in a clarion call for global regulators to drop dual-sided derivatives trade reporting in favour of an entity-based approach.

    • 14 Apr 2016
  • ISDA leads calls for regs to drop dual-sided trade reporting

    The International Swaps and Derivatives Association and other industry bodies have called on global regulators to drop dual-sided derivatives trade reporting and instead accept an entity-based approach.

    • 13 Apr 2016

Panda Bonds Top Arrangers

Rank Arranger Total Volume Rmb (m) No. of Deals Share % by Volume
1 Bank of China (BOC) 7,500 5 21.01
2 Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) 4,000 2 11.20
2 Everbright Securities 4,000 1 11.20
4 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 3,500 2 9.80
5 HSBC 3,000 2 8.40

Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 26 Oct 2016
1 CITIC Securities 15,417.46 59 6.69%
2 Morgan Stanley 11,809.74 49 5.12%
3 GF Securities Co Ltd 11,402.65 45 4.95%
4 Deutsche Bank 8,930.26 36 3.87%
5 China Securities Co Ltd 8,697.57 46 3.77%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 25 Oct 2016
1 HSBC 25,655.98 155 9.54%
2 Citi 24,170.03 132 8.99%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 21,409.23 104 7.97%
4 JPMorgan 18,713.00 109 6.96%
5 Goldman Sachs 12,065.00 52 4.49%