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  • Masala bonds get lifeline with RBI rule tweak

    In a fillip to the Masala bond market, the Reserve Bank of India is excluding offshore rupee-denominated bonds from the investment limits for foreign portfolio investors in corporate debt, effective October 3.

    • 11:30 AM
  • Hanjin International builds floating green note

    South Korea’s Hanjin International is courting environmentally friendly investors for a new dollar bond, and will funnel the proceeds into refinancing debt taken for the construction of a green building.

    • 11:15 AM
  • ICBC set for dual-currency green debut

    Industrial and Commercial Bank of China is jumping on the green bandwagon, hiring firms to work on its inaugural green deal denominated in dollars and euros, to be sold through its Luxembourg branch.

    • 10:45 AM
  • Bond Connect: hedging remains a hurdle

    How investors hedge their new RMB bond exposures was a topic of great debate ahead of the Bond Connect launch, and it is still a partially open question.

    • 10:30 AM
  • Investors tune in for Skyworth’s debut Panda

    In an unusual debut in the Panda bond market, television manufacturer Skyworth approached investors with an equity-backed note. The effort grabbed attention and helped Skyworth bag Rmb2bn ($303.6m) – the maximum it could raise – from a five year non put three on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange on September 19.

    • 07:00 AM

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Latest Asia EM Loans news                bonds | equity

  • I Squared $900m LBO loan gets overwhelming demand

    I Squared Capital’s $900m-equivalent Hong Kong dollar loan backing its acquisition of Hutchison Global Communications (HGC) is unlikely to go into general syndication after the huge oversubscription in senior, said bankers.

    • 11:30 AM
  • BCEL eyes $100m in offshore loan debut

    Banque Pour Le Commerce Exterieur Lao Public (BCEL), the biggest state-owned lender in Laos, is set to make its offshore loan debut with a $100m four year facility.

    • 22 Sep 2017
  • BAIC, Jinchuan get NDRC nod for offshore loans

    Two Chinese firms have received the National Development and Reform Commission’s approval to tap the offshore loan market for funding.

    • 22 Sep 2017
  • Samson Paper bags HK$780m in loan return

    Samson Paper raised HK$780m ($100m) from its latest outing to the syndicated loan market, with strong demand lifting the deal from an initial size of HK$570m.

    • 22 Sep 2017
  • Waskita raises profile with Rph5tr syndication

    Indonesia’s Waskita Karya sealed a Rph5tr ($375m) loan this week, in a rare syndication with international banks. While the borrower raised its profile as it tapped into pockets of rupiah liquidity from foreign lenders, the deal also illustrated the push by north Asian banks to deploy their balance sheet in Indonesia. John Loh writes.

    • 21 Sep 2017

Latest Asia EM Equity news                 bonds | loans

  • NetDragon Websoft wins $125m through top-up

    Game developer NetDragon Websoft Holdings has tapped the Hong Kong market for a HK$997.9m ($125.2m) top-up placement, its first public equity raise since listing a decade ago.

    • 11:45 AM
  • Sea, Rise Education sail to US for $1.1bn in IPOs

    Singapore-based internet company Sea has kicked off pre-marketing for a US listing that could raise up to $1bn, according to a banker close to the deal.

    • 11:15 AM
  • V3 Group starts investor education for $400m listing

    Singapore-based V3 Group has begun pre-marketing its Hong Kong IPO, which could raise as much as $400m, according to a banker close to the deal.

    • 09:15 AM
  • HK puts stop to heavily discounted equity raises

    The Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX) plans to bar issuers from carrying out heavily dilutive equity raisings, as it seeks feedback on a raft of proposals aimed at tightening governance for listed companies.

    • 22 Sep 2017
  • 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

Bookrunners of International Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 50,853.38 238 9.90%
2 HSBC 48,047.54 277 9.35%
3 JPMorgan 43,868.08 200 8.54%
4 Deutsche Bank 25,498.22 104 4.96%
5 Standard Chartered Bank 23,239.35 165 4.52%

Bookrunners of LatAm Emerging Market DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 16,203.89 42 15.38%
2 HSBC 13,628.00 31 12.94%
3 JPMorgan 13,340.17 45 12.66%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 9,682.00 34 9.19%
5 Santander 7,864.84 32 7.47%

Bookrunners of CEEMEA International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 18,659.72 68 12.48%
2 JPMorgan 18,507.77 74 12.38%
3 HSBC 11,226.91 57 7.51%
4 BNP Paribas 9,609.48 28 6.43%
5 Deutsche Bank 9,255.29 24 6.19%

EMEA M&A Revenue

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 02 May 2016
1 JPMorgan 195.08 50 10.55%
2 Goldman Sachs 162.26 37 8.77%
3 Morgan Stanley 141.22 46 7.64%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 114.20 33 6.18%
5 Citi 95.36 35 5.16%

Bookrunners of Central and Eastern Europe: Loans

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 ING 2,729.06 23 8.82%
2 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 2,301.01 20 7.44%
3 Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group 2,180.06 9 7.05%
4 UniCredit 2,041.07 15 6.60%
5 Commerzbank Group 1,584.45 16 5.12%

Bookrunners of India DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 AXIS Bank 11,189.38 149 23.20%
2 ICICI Bank 4,948.73 126 10.26%
3 Trust Investment Advisors 4,576.74 126 9.49%
4 Standard Chartered Bank 3,424.15 36 7.10%
5 HDFC Bank 2,421.32 66 5.02%