• CDB rides on FRN momentum with dual currency bond

    China Development Bank became the latest name to take advantage of a liquidity-abundant market, snapping up $3bn-equivalent from three floating rate tranches in two currencies — in one of the largest FRN trades out of Asia.

    • 08:45 AM
  • Greater China issuers set to flood Asia DCM

    Issuers from Greater China are set to storm the debt market soon with China Reinsurance Finance Corp, China Cinda Asset Management Co, Grand China Air Co and Pacific Century Premium Developments eyeing dollar offerings. Separately, New China Life Insurance Company has got the green light from its board to raise funds offshore.

    • 27 Feb 2017
  • CDB offers FRN feast for yield-hungry investors

    China Development Bank Corp is making a swift return to the debt market with a floating rate transaction split between three and five year dollar portions and a 2020 tranche denominated in Hong Kong dollars.

    • 27 Feb 2017
  • Starved investors flock to China Jinmao $500m deal

    Investors ate up China Jinmao Holdings Group’s new five year notes this week, allowing it to secure tight pricing for a four-times subscribed $500m deal.

    • 23 Feb 2017
  • Dollar deals flood into Asia market

    The Asia debt market saw a fresh rush of dollar deals on Wednesday, with property names China Jinmao Holdings Group and Xinhu Zhongbao, as well as Singapore’s United Overseas Bank launching new deals.

    • 22 Feb 2017
  • CSRC approves BoCom International HK spin-off

    China Securities Regulatory Commission has given the nod to Bank of Communications Co to spin off and list its investment banking arm in Hong Kong, according to a filing with the city’s exchange.

    • 21 Feb 2017
  • Chinese corps test investor appetite for new deals

    Citic and Xinyuan Real Estate are out with their respective bonds on a busy Tuesday in the dollar debt market, as China Jinmao Holdings Group also announces a tender plus new issue as part of its liability management.

    • 21 Feb 2017
  • Singapore’s HPC Holdings opts for HK listing

    Singapore-based construction company HPC Holdings is looking to list its shares in Hong Kong and is seeking approval from the city’s exchange.

    • 20 Feb 2017
  • ICBC, BoCom bank on investor appetite for FRNs

    Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) and Bank of Communications (BoCom), enjoyed success with their decision to jump on the floating rate note (FRN) bandwagon on Monday, via their Hong Kong branches. The former bagged $2bn from a triple-tranche offering and the latter $850m from a three year floater.

    • 14 Feb 2017
  • Greater China names unleash deals into Monday market

    The Greater China debt market started the week in full force, with Bank of Communications, ICBC and Road King Infrastructure opening books on Monday.

    • 13 Feb 2017
  • Shandong trust $300m HK listing approved by CSRC

    Shandong International Trust Co’s $300m IPO in Hong Kong has been given the go-ahead by the China Securities Regulatory Commission.

    • 10 Feb 2017

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
  • 22 Feb 2017
1 China International Capital Corp Ltd 3,764.17 7 11.54%
2 CITIC Securities 2,885.95 10 8.84%
3 Haitong Securities Ltd 2,766.73 16 8.48%
4 Goldman Sachs 2,591.61 5 7.94%
5 China Securities Co Ltd 2,120.55 13 6.50%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 22 Feb 2017
1 HSBC 5,558.78 30 9.86%
2 Citi 5,005.39 21 8.88%
3 JPMorgan 4,564.51 23 8.09%
4 Morgan Stanley 4,198.24 15 7.44%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 3,028.46 14 5.37%

Asian polls & awards

  • 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.

  • 2016 Best Country Deals: Results

    GlobalCapital Asia and Asiamoney are pleased to announce the results of our Best Country Deals, recognising the standout transactions in Asia. Our thanks to everybody who took time to pitch.

  • 2016 China Deals and Investment Bank of the Year: Results

    GlobalCapital Asia and Asiamoney are pleased to announce the results of our annual awards, recognising the best banks and transactions in China. Thanks to everyone who took time to pitch and our congratulations to the winners.

  • 2016 Australia Deals and Investment Bank of the Year: Results

    GlobalCapital Asia and Asiamoney are pleased to announce the results of our annual awards, recognising the best banks and transactions in Australia. Our thanks to everybody who took time to pitch.