Latest RMB loans/equity news

  • Exchanges kick off roadshows for Shenzhen Connect

    Preparations for the Shenzhen-Hong Kong Stock Connect are in full swing as the Hong Kong and Shenzhen stock exchanges embark on international roadshows ahead of its expected November launch.

    • 14 Oct 2016
  • Deutsche Boerse clears path for Chinese M&A finance with 'D-Share' market

    Deutsche Boerse, together with its Chinese JV partners, is gearing up to launch a new market called "D-shares" that will help to Chinese companies raise equity overseas. The shares will be documented in English, listed in Frankfurt and, crucially, match up to German standards of disclosure and transparency

    • 06 Oct 2016
  • Off-cycle decision not on the cards for A-share inclusion

    The combination of newly announced MSCI China equity indices and a relaxation of renminbi qualified institutional investors (RQFII) rules last week has reignited discussions about A-shares inclusion in the MSCI Emerging Market index. While the moves are considered important, they do not warrant an off-cycle decision, say market participants.

    • 05 Oct 2016
  • MSCI lauds China A-share reforms

    The chances of an off-cycle decision for A-shares to be included in MSCI’s Emerging Markets Index has increased after the index provider launched 20 new China equity indices on September 29 and praised Beijing’s recent reform efforts.

    • 30 Sep 2016
  • Malaysia set to break RQFII silence

    It has been 10 months since Malaysia received its renminbi qualified institutional investor (RQFII) allotment from China yet not a single institution from the southeast Asian country has been able to attain a licence. However, the lack of progress is about to end with several market participants telling GlobalRMB they are confident the first RQFII licence could be awarded by the end of the year.

    • 14 Sep 2016
  • HSBC: Shenzhen Connect to ignite A-share foreign ownership

    HSBC’s head of Hong Kong/China equity research Steven Sun said in a media briefing on Monday that the impending launch of the Shenzhen Hong Kong Stock Connect scheme is likely to trigger a huge increase in the foreign ownership of Chinese stocks.

    • 30 Aug 2016
  • RMB round-up: CIMB inks custodian deal with CCB, AIIB set for new members, CFETS adds to daily FX rates

    In this round-up, CIMB signs a custodian deal with China Construction Bank to facilitate investments into China, Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) plans membership expansion and the China Foreign Exchange Trade System (CFETS) starts publishing daily exchange rates for the RMB against the British pound, euro and Japanese yen. Plus, a recap of GlobalRMB’s top stories this week.

    • 26 Aug 2016
  • The future of MMA beyond Stock Connect

    The upcoming launch of the Shenzhen-Hong Kong Stock Connect will give offshore investors access to close to 90% of China’s domestic stock market. Now the focus for the mutual market access (MMA) scheme will turn to new products including ETFs and bonds.

    • 18 Aug 2016
  • Shenzhen Connect: weighing up the changes

    The approval of the Shenzhen-Hong Kong Stock Connect came with a number of changes to the overall structure of the cross-border investment scheme. Markets are now debating the appeal and challenges of the new set-up.

    • 17 Aug 2016
  • Shenzhen Connect set for limited impact in primary

    The Shenzhen-Hong Kong Stock Connect could herald a new dawn in opening up China’s capital account, but its impact on primary markets may only be limited, equity capital market bankers said this week.

    • 17 Aug 2016

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GlobalRMB Panda Bonds league table

Rank Arranger Total Volume Rmb (m) No. of Deals Share % by Volume
1 Bank of China (BOC) 7,500 5 22.26
2 Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) 4,000 2 11.87
2 Everbright Securities 4,000 1 11.87
4 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 3,500 2 10.39
5 HSBC 3,000 2 8.90

Panda Bond Database

Pricing Date Issuer Country Size Rmb (m)
1 12-Oct-16 The Wharf (Holdings) Hong Kong 4,000
2 10-Oct-16 KWG Property Holding Cayman Islands 8,000
3 29-Sep-16 Agile Property Holdings Cayman Islands 3,000
4 23-Sep-16 Yuzhou Properties Cayman Islands 3,000
5 20-Sep-16 Shimao Property Holdings Cayman Islands 5,200

Offshore RMB Bond Top Bookrunners

Rank Bookrunner Total Volume Rmb (m) No. of Deals Share % by Volume
1 Bank of China (BOC) 2,631 3 14.79
2 Credit Agricole 2,609 2 14.67
3 HSBC 1,900 2 10.68
4 Standard Chartered Bank 1,700 2 9.56
5 DBS 983 3 5.53

Latest Offshore RMB Bonds

Pricing Date Issuer Country Size Rmb (m)
1 08-Sep-16 Haikou Meilan International Airport Investment Ltd China 525
2 08-Sep-16 ICBC Singapore Branch China 1,600
3 02-Sep-16 Central American Bank for Economic Integration (CABEI) Honduras 1,000
4 30-Aug-16 Central American Bank for Economic Integration (CABEI) Honduras 700
5 22-Aug-16 Fantasia Holdings Group Co China 1,000