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  • Indonesia forms December habit as triple trancher launches

    The Republic of Indonesia popped into the market Thursday morning, kicking off December with a new triple tranche dollar deal, the second year in a row it has hit the bond market in the last month of the year.

    • 01 Dec 2016
  • RFP out for Shanghai FTZ bond

    The Shanghai Municipal government has sent out a request for proposals to banks and securities houses interested in underwriting the city’s upcoming free trade zone (FTZ) bond.

    • 28 Nov 2016
  • Chexim dazzles euro investors to win €2bn landmark deal

    Export-Import Bank of China hit the debt market on Wednesday, bagging €2bn (US$2.1bn) in the largest euro deal from a Chinese borrower to date. While DCM bankers say that there’s little opportunity for arbitrage, Chexim benefited by reaching new investors. Morgan Davis reports.

    • 24 Nov 2016


  • Sovereigns offer new frontier for syndicated loans

    A recent succession of frontier market sovereign loans have given banks an opportunity to build relationships with these countries. Outwardly, some lenders may find it hard to stomach Mongolia, Pakistan and Sri Lanka risk. But a more nuanced view is needed. Getting in early will allow banks to be part of their development story.

    • 15 Mar 2016

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  • Italy and periphery bonds brush off Renzi resignation

    Italy and the wider eurozone periphery this week rode out the latest vote against the political status quo of 2016, as government bonds performed well despite the resignation of Italy’s prime minister Matteo Renzi after losing a constitutional reform referendum over the weekend.

    • 06:45 PM
  • ECB puts SSA market in a spin with APP changes

    The European Central Bank announced a series of tweaks to its asset purchase programme on Thursday, sparking disjointed market moves as investors and traders tried to discern whether the central bank’s move had disappointed or not.

    • 04:30 PM

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Rank Arranger Total Volume Rmb (m) No. of Deals Share % by Volume
1 Bank of China (BOC) 8,200 6 17.37
2 Everbright Securities 8,000 2 16.95
3 Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) 4,700 3 9.96
4 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 4,200 3 8.90
5 HSBC 3,000 2 6.36

Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 07 Dec 2016
1 CITIC Securities 16,955.86 70 6.33%
2 Morgan Stanley 14,602.26 60 5.45%
3 GF Securities Co Ltd 12,247.85 53 4.57%
4 Deutsche Bank 10,365.26 47 3.87%
5 Huatai Securities Co Ltd 9,612.93 35 3.59%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 07 Dec 2016
1 HSBC 29,161.45 180 9.45%
2 Citi 26,149.49 145 8.47%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 23,334.86 112 7.56%
4 JPMorgan 21,531.31 121 6.98%
5 Goldman Sachs 12,628.06 55 4.09%

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