• People news in brief, September 14, 2017

    Natixis has named Desmond Tang as head of financial sponsors coverage for Asia Pacific, a newly created position as the bank sets up a financial sponsors coverage department for the region.

    • 14 Sep 2017
  • HK banks shake up ECM senior ranks

    The musical chairs in Hong Kong’s equity capital market hit a crescendo this week, as senior bankers from both bulge brackets and Chinese firms took turns swapping seats. With several positions still left to be filled, the movement is unlikely to stop soon. But all this points to a sustained rise in business, writes John Loh.

    • 27 Jul 2017
  • CLSA, BOCI reshuffle top ECM syndicate ranks

    Citic CLSA Securities has brought in Steve Lam to helm its equity syndicate team, while also naming Nathan McMurtray to lead its charge into the equity-linked market.

    • 25 Jul 2017
  • Citic CLSA loses equity syndicate head

    Kelvin Leung has left Citic CLSA Securities as head of syndicate for equity capital markets after a year on the job.

    • 18 Jul 2017
  • Tang to head Citic CLSA’s global IB unit

    Citic CLSA chairman Tang Zhenyi has taken charge of investment banking at the Hong Kong-based firm after Andrew Low moved to Australia in May, said sources.

    • 15 Jun 2017
  • Tang takes charge of Citic CLSA IB unit

    Citic CLSA chairman Tang Zhenyi is now in charge of investment banking at the Hong Kong-based firm following Andrew Low’s move to Australia, sources with direct knowledge of the matter said.

    • 15 Jun 2017
  • Citic CLSA hires new Singapore unit head

    Citic CLSA has hired a longtime southeast Asia ECM banker as head of Singapore corporate finance and capital markets, sources close to the move said.

    • 13 Jun 2017
  • Citic CLSA names new global M&A head

    Citic CLSA Securities has appointed Andrew Low as global head of M&A, as Nathan McMurtray joins the firm from Deutsche Bank, according to sources familiar with the matter.

    • 02 May 2017
  • Citic CLSA names ECM lead in Aus, NZ expansion

    Citic CLSA Securities is expanding its capital markets footprint down under, hiring Michael Vercoe as its first head of ECM for Australia and New Zealand.

    • 21 Mar 2017

Panda Bonds Top Arrangers

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 Bank of China (BOC) 30.14
2 CITIC Securities 23.05
3 China CITIC Bank Corp 10.64
4 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 8.27
4 Everbright Securities 8.27

Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 CITIC Securities 9,696.66 60 5.86%
2 Goldman Sachs 8,701.82 39 5.26%
3 China International Capital Corp Ltd 8,023.48 41 4.85%
4 Citi 6,940.43 47 4.19%
5 UBS 6,666.10 50 4.03%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 26,455.60 175 8.53%
2 Citi 22,796.95 143 7.35%
3 JPMorgan 19,542.06 110 6.30%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 15,321.53 83 4.94%
5 Standard Chartered Bank 13,604.47 103 4.38%

Asian polls & awards

  • GlobalCapital Sustainable and Responsible Capital Markets Awards 2017: the Winners

    France, Tennet, NWB and Berlin Hyp are among the green and social bond issuers acclaimed in GlobalCapital's Sustainable and Responsible Capital Markets Awards 2017, which were announced on Tuesday in Amsterdam.

  • Sustainable and Responsible Capital Markets Awards: the Nominations

    GlobalCapital is happy to announce the nominations for its Sustainable and Responsible Capital Markets Awards 2017.

  • 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.