Latest RMB derivatives news

  • Total Derivatives: Deleveraging to steepen CNY curve

    Mid-sector CNY swaps have been well offered today but Société Générale says deleveraging efforts will back more steepening across the 2s/5s NDIRS slope, writes Deirdre Yeung of Total Derivatives.

    • 17 May 2017
  • INE moves closer to trading oil futures

    The Shanghai International Energy Exchange (INE), a subsidiary of the Shanghai Futures Exchange, has issued articles of association, general rules and contract specifications that take it closer to introducing crude oil futures.

    • 15 May 2017
  • Total Derivatives: Firm CPI backs early CNY paying

    In China today CPI and PPI reports gave mixed signals that backed some early paying in swaps. Meanwhile, consolidation in the currency market gave way to a corrective dip in short swap rates, writes Deirdre Yeung of Total Derivatives.

    • 10 May 2017
  • Chinese gold market expands access for foreign buyers with futures contract

    The Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange (DGCX) on Sunday announced the launch of a Shanghai Gold futures contract, increasing foreign investors' access to China's bullion market.

    • 10 Apr 2017
  • Russian and Chinese derivative exchanges form link

    Moscow Exchange (Moex) and Dalian Commodity Exchange have agreed on a memorandum of understanding.

    • 28 Mar 2017
  • HKEX to trade five year Chinese bond futures

    The Hong Kong Exchange is set to introduce five year China Ministry of Finance Treasury bond futures.

    • 27 Mar 2017
  • RMB gold futures coming in June, says HKEX CEO

    Renminbi denominated gold futures contracts will be available on Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX) for the first time in June 2017, Charles Li, the bourse’s CEO, said on Monday. Li also signalled that more Connect schemes will emerge after Bond Connect, and that southbound volumes have plenty of room to grow.

    • 27 Mar 2017
  • HKEX launches first currency options

    The Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX) launched USDCNH options on March 20, the first currency options to trade on the exchange. Together with HKEX’s USDCNH futures contract, the new product will give investors an alternative in managing renminbi exposure.

    • 21 Mar 2017
  • Foreign institutional investors enter China FX hedging market

    A foreign institutional investor completed its first hedging transaction in the onshore FX derivatives market on March 13, following the liberalisation by the State Administration of Foreign Exchange introduced at end of February.

    • 14 Mar 2017
  • China gives blessing to onshore FX hedging

    The State Administration of Foreign Exchange (Safe) has followed up on a promise made at the end of last year, announcing on Monday that foreign institutional investors are now allowed to enter the onshore FX derivatives market.

    • 28 Feb 2017

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GlobalRMB Panda Bonds league table

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 CITIC Securities 43.01
2 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 13.44
2 China Merchants Bank Co 13.44
2 Bank of China (BOC) 13.44
2 China CITIC Bank Corp 13.44

Panda Bond Database

Pricing Date Issuer Country Size Rmb (m)
1 25-Apr-17 CAR Inc Hong Kong 300
2 20-Apr-17 China Merchants Port Holdings (CMP) Hong Kong 2,500
3 11-Apr-17 China Jinmao Holdings China 2,500
4 23-Mar-17 Sino-Ocean Group Holdings Hong Kong 4,000
5 16-Mar-17 Rusal Russian Federation 1,000

Offshore RMB Bond Top Bookrunners

Rank Bookrunner Share % by Volume
1 Credit Agricole 12.89
2 Bank of China (BOC) 12.08
3 HSBC 9.64
4 Standard Chartered Bank 7.80
5 DBS 5.74

Latest Offshore RMB Bonds

Pricing Date Issuer Country Size Rmb (m)
1 11-Apr-17 Bank of China Johannesburg Branch (BOC Johannesburg) China 1,500
2 22-Feb-17 Ocean Wealth (Parent: China Orient Asset Management) China 850
3 28-Nov-16 Loncin Holdings China 800
4 04-Nov-16 China Nuclear Engineering Group China 1,500
5 25-Oct-16 ICBC Tokyo branch China 500