Top Stories

  • EIB sets up 'Rosetta Stone' for green bond taxonomies

    The European Investment Bank, with other market actors, are working on a system, not to define what counts as green for the green bond market, but to match investors' views on this topic with suitable deals. They believe this can help the market grow.

    • 14 Jul 2017
  • G20 leaders’ historic chance to advance climate risk management

    What will happen to share prices and bond returns if the climate warms by 1.5°C, 2°C, 3°C? You don’t know, and neither does anyone else. But these scenarios are probable. It’s time we worked it out — and a decision before the G20 next weekend could make a huge difference.

    • 04 Jul 2017
  • 100 CEOs promise real climate risk disclosure

    The drive to get companies to face up to the risk of climate change is gathering momentum. Firms with a combined market capitalisation of about $3.5tr have committed to support the recommendations of the Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures (TCFD), which published its final report on Thursday.

    • 29 Jun 2017

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  • ECB needs to signal end of ABSPP

    The ECB should take a bold step this week to signal the end of the ABSPP, something which many in the market would welcome.

    • 18 Jul 2017

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  • CBI, IISD launch China Roadmap for green bonds

    Climate Bonds Initiative (CBI) and the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) have launched the China Roadmap 2016 report outlining the prospects for the country’s booming green bond market.

    • 27 Apr 2016

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From Our Global Coverage

  • Charter Court prices prime UK RMBS deal

    UK mortgage lender Charter Court Financial Services has priced its latest RMBS deal to strong investor demand and tight spreads.

    • 05:15 PM
  • National Collegiate legal fiasco spells trouble for ABS

    Beyond recent headlines around missing paperwork on $5bn worth of delinquent private student loans, ongoing legal tussles between several National Collegiate Student Loan Trust (NCSLT) transaction parties do not bode well for at least 15 outstanding ABS.

    • 19 Jul 2017


More from Asia

Panda Bonds Top Arrangers

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 CITIC Securities 26.44
2 China CITIC Bank Corp 19.23
3 China Merchants Bank Co 15.63
4 Bank of China (BOC) 13.22
5 Everbright Securities 12.02

Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 19 Jul 2017
1 CITIC Securities 7,763.12 41 5.89%
2 China International Capital Corp Ltd 7,717.05 36 5.85%
3 Goldman Sachs 6,964.89 30 5.28%
4 UBS 6,293.33 42 4.77%
5 China Securities Co Ltd 5,257.70 29 3.99%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 19 Jul 2017
1 HSBC 21,906.29 134 8.88%
2 Citi 18,576.11 115 7.53%
3 JPMorgan 15,143.53 82 6.14%
4 Standard Chartered Bank 11,503.67 80 4.66%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 11,072.09 62 4.49%

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.