• IFC spies more Asia opps as it returns to Sing dollars

    International Finance Corp has made its first appearance in the Singapore dollar market in seven years. Its new treasury hub allows the supranational to give greater attention to Asian markets, the borrower’s Flora Chao told GlobalCapital Asia.

    • 21 Oct 2016
  • Julius Baer spices up Sing dollar market with AT1

    Julius Baer made a successful comeback to the Singapore dollar market on October 13, shrugging off concerns around the downgrade of its existing subordinated notes to raise S$325m ($235m) from an additional tier one.

    • 20 Oct 2016
  • Syndicate to widen as Malaysia EPF £259m loan opens

    A five year loan for a subsidiary of Employees Provident Fund of Malaysia has entered syndication, three months after the leads were chosen.

    • 19 Oct 2016
  • Keppel, Zhuguang throw open rights issues

    Keppel DC Reit Management has kicked open a rights issue worth up to S$279.5m ($201.4m), while Zhuguang Holdings Group Co has launched a HK$1.4bn ($180.4m) offering — both to fund acquisitions.

    • 18 Oct 2016
  • Cheung Kong Property builds plan for new bond

    Hong Kong's Cheung Kong Property Holdings is looking to take advantage of a recent rating upgrade to ready a bond offering.

    • 17 Oct 2016
  • Julius Baer S$325m AT1 shrugs off downgrade concerns

    Swiss private bank Julius Baer returned to the Singapore dollar market for an additional tier one, clinching a S$325m ($235m) deal at a lower coupon than its debut one year ago. The positive outcome came despite the noise around European banks and concerns over Moody’s downgrade of the issuer’s existing subordinated notes.

    • 14 Oct 2016
  • Asian borrowers storm debt market

    A diverse group of issuers forged ahead with their respective fundraisings on Thursday, seeking everything from dollars to Singapore dollars and green debt.

    • 13 Oct 2016
  • Frasers rights issue a success, Serba Dinamik seeks IPO

    Singapore-listed Frasers Hospitality Real Estate Investment Trust has raised S$266m ($192.6m) from an oversubscribed rights issue.

    • 12 Oct 2016
  • Fullerton seals S$213m float, Philippines pizza firm plans IPO

    Fullerton Healthcare Corp has wrapped up its Singapore listing at the bottom of guidance, valuing the deal at S$213.3m ($154.7m).

    • 11 Oct 2016
  • GAIL fires up $300m refinancing via three

    Gas Authority of India (GAIL) has rolled a $300m refinancing into general syndication through three mandated lead arrangers and bookrunners.

    • 11 Oct 2016
  • DBS, UBS fined amid 1MDB probe as Falcon Bank shut

    The Monetary Authority of Singapore has cracked down on DBS Bank, Falcon Private Bank and UBS for breaching its anti-money laundering (AML) requirements, following an investigation into fund flows related to scandal-hit Malaysian investment fund 1MDB.

    • 11 Oct 2016

Panda Bonds Top Arrangers

Rank Arranger Total Volume Rmb (m) No. of Deals Share % by Volume
1 Bank of China (BOC) 7,500 5 22.26
2 Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) 4,000 2 11.87
2 Everbright Securities 4,000 1 11.87
4 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 3,500 2 10.39
5 HSBC 3,000 2 8.90

Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 19 Oct 2016
1 CITIC Securities 14,399.87 54 6.41%
2 Morgan Stanley 11,680.45 48 5.20%
3 GF Securities Co Ltd 11,254.82 44 5.01%
4 Deutsche Bank 8,929.93 36 3.97%
5 China Securities Co Ltd 8,568.28 45 3.81%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 11 Oct 2016
1 HSBC 24,211.67 144 4.82%
2 Citi 23,007.32 123 4.58%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 20,229.47 98 4.03%
4 JPMorgan 18,255.12 103 3.63%
5 Goldman Sachs 11,241.68 45 2.24%