Latest RMB bonds news

  • Rusal in no hurry for second Panda

    In its first Panda bond issuance last week, Rusal hit double its target price. With Rmb9bn of issuance limit left on its programme, Oleg Mukhamedshin, deputy CEO of Rusal, told GlobalRMB that the Russian corporate will take its time before returning.

    • 24 Mar 2017
  • Sino-Ocean builds Panda credentials with Rmb4bn debut

    Sino-Ocean Group Holdings has issued its first Panda bond, raising Rmb4bn ($580m) from a dual trancher. The debut followed German carmaker Daimler and Russian aluminium giant Rusal in a series of prominent issuances in March.

    • 23 Mar 2017
  • CBRC relaxes licence requirements for foreign banks

    The China Banking Regulatory Commission (CBRC) has taken a further step towards opening up the country’s financial sector, allowing foreign and joint venture banks to invest in domestic banking financial institutions.

    • 20 Mar 2017
  • Russia strikes first Panda deal

    Russia ramped up its renminbi efforts this week with Rusal pricing the first Panda bond from the country. The deal closed on the same day the Central Bank of Russia revealed plans to open a renminbi clearing house ahead of a sovereign bond.

    • 17 Mar 2017
  • One-way Bond Connect coming this year, says Li

    The Bond Connect scheme allowing foreign investors access to the Mainland bond markets will materialise in 2017, Chinese premier Li Keqiang announced during a press briefing on March 15.

    • 15 Mar 2017
  • Bond fund managers encouraged by China’s latest efforts

    Fixed income fund managers have welcomed the recent move by PBoC to allow them into the onshore FX derivatives market, but a few more tweaks to the regulation will help give Beijing what it really craves: a surge in capital inflows to the onshore bond market.

    • 13 Mar 2017
  • Index providers cautious as they welcome Chinese bonds

    Citi and Bloomberg Barclays may have taken the leap by moving to include Chinese bonds in their indices, but index providers and investors remain cautious on the market impact of the decisions.

    • 08 Mar 2017
  • Clearstream aims for direct China bond link, says co-CEO

    After launching an indirect connect scheme last October, Deutsche Borse's Clearstream platform is now prepping a direct route into the China interbank bond market (CIBM) for its client base by next year, Philip Brown, the firm's co-CEO, told GlobalRMB.

    • 08 Mar 2017
  • Citi indices to include Chinese onshore bonds

    Chinese onshore bonds are eligible to join the Citi Fixed Income Indices for the first time, the bank said this week. This follows last week’s publication of new guidelines by the State Administration of Foreign Exchange (Safe), which opened the door to foreign investors trading FX derivatives onshore.

    • 07 Mar 2017
  • Experts slam slow progress on Panda regulations

    Corporate treasurers and financial institutions feel that the Panda bond market has great potential as a funding venue, but regulators and industry bodies will need to push for reforms to make it viable.

    • 03 Mar 2017

RMB bonds 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
  • 15 Mar 2017
1 CITIC Securities 4,281.70 15 9.56%
2 China International Capital Corp Ltd 4,059.80 9 9.06%
3 China Securities Co Ltd 3,263.99 17 7.29%
4 Goldman Sachs 3,220.37 10 7.19%
5 Haitong Securities Ltd 2,935.93 18 6.56%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 15 Mar 2017
1 HSBC 9,706.90 55 10.13%
2 Citi 7,530.71 38 7.86%
3 JPMorgan 6,946.55 35 7.25%
4 Morgan Stanley 6,270.84 25 6.54%
5 Standard Chartered Bank 4,121.95 27 4.30%

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.