• Beijing Infrastructure’s bond sees strong secondary action

    Beijing Infrastructure Investment Co priced its first dollar bond in three years, raising $700m from a six times covered deal on Tuesday. The notes tightened around 10bp in secondary, putting the limelight on what some considered to be generous pricing.

    • 10:30 AM
  • Beijing Infrastructure returns to dollars, APP China on the road

    Beijing Infrastructure Investment Co is in the market with its first dollar bond in nearly three years, while APP China Group is meeting debt investors in Hong Kong.

    • 19 Sep 2017
  • HSBC China targets foreign investors with non-Panda deal

    The onshore subsidiary of HSBC priced a Rmb2bn ($305m) bond on September 12 targeting Bond Connect investors, a deal that could draw more attention to onshore issuance by foreign companies using local entities instead of choosing the Panda route.

    • 15 Sep 2017
  • Bank of Qingdao hits targets on $1.2bn AT1

    Ample demand allowed Bank of Qingdao to price its inaugural additional tier one dollar bond tightly on Tuesday. The deal stood out because of the bigger participation from non-Chinese investors — something that bodes well for the hefty AT1 pipeline.

    • 13 Sep 2017
  • Haitong UniTrust plans September IPO launch

    Haitong UniTrust, the leasing arm of Haitong Securities, is eyeing an end-September window to launch its $500m IPO in Hong Kong.

    • 13 Sep 2017
  • CSI Properties, CNLP hit up dollar investors

    CSI Properties and China Logistics Property (CNLP) are in the thick of the dollar debt market this week, with the former gauging interest for a perpetual deal, and the latter boosting its coffers with a tap.

    • 13 Sep 2017
  • ABC International out for funds, BJ Infrastructure mandates

    ABC International Holdings is back in the offshore bond market, opening books for a senior unsecured fixed rate dollar trade on Tuesday. Separately, Beijing Infrastructure Investment Co is set to end its two-year absence from the international market.

    • 12 Sep 2017
  • Sisram Medical prices $125m IPO low

    Sisram Medical, a subsidiary of Chinese conglomerate Fosun International, has raised HK$978.6m ($125m) from its spin off in Hong Kong, pricing the IPO at the bottom of guidance.

    • 12 Sep 2017
  • Bank of Qingdao raises the curtain on Chinese AT1 supply

    Bank of Qingdao is whetting investors’ appetite with a dollar-denominated Basel III additional tier one bond, only the second from a Chinese city commercial bank, and coming ahead of an expected flood of supply from the country.

    • 12 Sep 2017
  • North Korean turbulence has no hold on Asian ECM

    Asian equity capital markets jolted back into life this week, with a handful of overnight blocks signalling the end of the summer lull during the constant furore on the Korean peninsula. Despite the uncertainty, bankers predict equity markets will absorb the noise and battle through. Jonathan Breen reports.

    • 07 Sep 2017
  • China Aoyuan rides on strong growth with 10x covered deal

    China Aoyuan Property Group took advantage of an improvement in its credit metrics and a recent ratings upgrade to return to the debt market for the second time this year, netting its targeted $250m in the process.

    • 07 Sep 2017
  • China Aoyuan, Lai Sun seek post-summer deals

    Action in Asia ex-Japan’s offshore bond market picked up on Wednesday, with property developers from Greater China announcing new transactions.

    • 06 Sep 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.