Latest RMB derivatives news

  • 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
  • CSI300 futures land on European shores

    Investors can now hedge their Chinese portfolio during European trading hours following the launch of CSI300 index futures contracts on Eurex, the continent’s largest derivatives exchange.

    • 20 Feb 2017
  • Total Derivatives: Data fuels CNY curve correction

    The PBoC skipped another reverse repo operation today, tightening liquidity conditions further. However lower fixings have supported better offers in swaps. Data-related receiving in 5-years has fuelled a corrective flattening move in the 1s/5s NDIRS slope after the curve made new highs earlier this week, writes Deirdre Yeung of Total Derivatives.

    • 08 Feb 2017
  • Total Derivatives: Liquidity concerns back paying in CNY swaps

    Despite the PBoC having injected a record amount of funds into China's financial system this week, liquidity concerns are rising ahead of the Chinese New Year break. The fixings pushed higher and shorter NDIRS were well bid on Wednesday morning. Looking forward though sources see limited scope for further upside, writes Deirdre Yeung of Total Derivatives.

    • 19 Jan 2017

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GlobalRMB Panda Bonds league table

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 Bank of China (BOC) 18.01
2 Everbright Securities 16.95
3 Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) 10.59
4 HSBC 6.99
5 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 6.36

Panda Bond Database

Pricing Date Issuer Country Size Rmb (m)
1 23-Mar-17 Sino-Ocean Group Holdings Hong Kong 4,000
2 16-Mar-17 Rusal Russian Federation 1,000
3 14-Mar-17 Daimler Germany 3,000
4 24-Nov-16 Powerlong Real Estate Holdings China 3,500
5 23-Nov-16 China Everbright Limited China 4,000

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