• Cromwell Reit pulls €739m Singapore IPO

    Cromwell European Real Estate Investment Trust has cancelled its potential €738.8m listing on the Singapore Exchange due to market conditions, after first trying to get past the finish line with a smaller offering.

    • 22 Sep 2017
  • CapitaLand preps S$1.8bn fundraise for acquisition

    CapitaLand Commercial Trust Management is looking to raise S$1.82bn for its acquisition of Asia Square Tower 2 through a combination of debt and equity.

    • 21 Sep 2017
  • Keppel-KBS gear up for Singapore Reit IPO

    Singapore’s Keppel Corp, together with US-based KBS Realty Advisors, is preparing to list a real estate investment trust in the southeast Asian country, backed by commercial properties in the US.

    • 15 Sep 2017
  • Mapletree Logistics prices block high to net S$354m

    Mapletree Logistics Trust sealed an accelerated bookbuild at the top of guidance on Wednesday, raising S$353.5m ($261.8m) from the first step of a two-pronged equity raise to fund the acquisition of a Hong Kong warehouse.

    • 14 Sep 2017
  • Cromwell Reit opens books for €903m Singapore IPO

    Cromwell European Real Estate Investment Trust launched bookbuilding on Monday for a €902.9m ($1.08bn) listing on the Singapore Exchange, a move in line with the parent’s diversification strategy.

    • 11 Sep 2017
  • Mapletree Logistics eyes $472m from block, rights

    Mapletree Logistics Trust will fund its acquisition of a Hong Kong warehouse with a S$640m ($471.5m) dual tranche equity raise, following in the footsteps of its sister unit last year, as well as with debt.

    • 05 Sep 2017
  • Manulife Reit eyes fundraise for Jersey tower buy

    Manulife US Real Estate Investment Trust is looking to raise $208m from a rights offering to finance its acquisition of an office building in New Jersey.

    • 04 Sep 2017

Panda Bonds Top Arrangers

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 Bank of China (BOC) 28.78
2 CITIC Securities 22.01
3 China CITIC Bank Corp 10.16
4 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 7.90
4 Everbright Securities 7.90

Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 CITIC Securities 9,844.12 61 5.73%
2 Goldman Sachs 8,917.11 41 5.19%
3 China International Capital Corp Ltd 8,175.96 42 4.76%
4 UBS 7,533.62 55 4.39%
5 Citi 7,312.18 51 4.26%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 27,049.63 178 8.42%
2 Citi 23,096.66 145 7.19%
3 JPMorgan 20,336.44 114 6.33%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 15,766.30 85 4.91%
5 Standard Chartered Bank 14,043.71 105 4.37%

Asian polls & awards

  • GlobalCapital Asia Regional Capital Market Awards 2017

    GlobalCapital Asia is pleased to invite pitches for our annual regional capital markets and investment banking awards, rewarding the most impressive transactions and investment bank franchises of 2017.

  • 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.