• Hong Yang announces debut, Dr Peng sounds out investors

    Property developer Hong Yang Group Company is marketing its inaugural international bond, while Chinese private telecommunications operator Dr Peng Telecom & Media Group Co is set to hold a conference call with investors on Tuesday for a dollar deal.

    • 22 May 2017
  • Maldives primes market for international debut

    The Republic of the Maldives is looking to raise $200m from its debut international bond this year. Market watchers reckon the planned deal falls in line with China’s Belt and Road initiative, mirroring Sri Lanka’s choice earlier this month to hire Chinese banks for its dollar trade. Morgan Davis reports.

    • 18 May 2017
  • Melco, Hong Yang, Soechi to roadshow for $ bonds

    Melco Resorts Finance is set to go on a global roadshow for an eight year bond to redeem its outstanding 2021s, as China’s Hong Yang Group Company and Indonesia’s Soechi Lines also prepare investors for new deals.

    • 16 May 2017
  • BoCom International seals $231m HK IPO

    Bank of Communications’ investment banking arm has scooped up HK$1.8bn ($231.2m) from its IPO, pricing near the bottom of guidance to ensure a quality book.

    • 15 May 2017
  • BoCom International covers $266m HK float

    BoCom International Holdings Co has covered its HK$2.1bn ($265.6m) IPO after opening books last Friday with a strong cornerstone base, according to a banker on the deal.

    • 10 May 2017
  • BoCom returns with $1bn dual-tranche floater

    Bank of Communications Hong Kong sealed a $1bn deal across two floating rate tranches on Monday, continuing issuers’ trend of favouring the structure.

    • 09 May 2017
  • Asian FIGs jump on French election momentum

    The Asian G3 debt market opened on Monday with two deals from financial names and a mandate, in addition to two launches from corporates, following the positive sentiment overnight from the French presidential election.

    • 08 May 2017
  • BoCom launches $266m IPO via 14 at the helm

    BoCom International Holdings Co has opened books for its HK$2.1bn ($265.6m) IPO in Hong Kong via a 14 member syndicate, with nearly a third of the shares snapped up by cornerstone investors.

    • 05 May 2017

Panda Bonds Top Arrangers

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 CITIC Securities 44.72
2 China CITIC Bank Corp 22.36
3 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 10.16
3 China Merchants Bank Co 10.16
3 Bank of China (BOC) 10.16

Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 24 May 2017
1 CITIC Securities 6,837.51 32 7.14%
2 China International Capital Corp Ltd 6,746.42 29 7.04%
3 Goldman Sachs 5,682.95 21 5.93%
4 China Securities Co Ltd 4,703.49 25 4.91%
5 UBS 4,459.61 23 4.65%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 24 May 2017
1 HSBC 17,927.36 101 9.30%
2 Citi 15,452.58 89 8.01%
3 JPMorgan 12,180.99 61 6.32%
4 Morgan Stanley 9,251.45 43 4.80%
5 Standard Chartered Bank 8,766.36 56 4.55%

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.