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  • Korea’s Big Hit files for IPO review

    South Korean firm Big Hit Entertainment, manager of popular K-pop boy band BTS, has applied for a preliminary review of its IPO with the Korea Exchange.

    • 29 May 2020
  • Geely Auto bags $836m in first equity issue for over a decade

    Geely Automobile Holdings has tapped the equity market for the first time for 11 years, raising HK$6.48bn ($836m) from an overnight share sale.

    • 29 May 2020
  • Hong Kong markets process impact of new security law

    Hong Kong’s capital markets were left roiling this week as investors tried to grasp the significance of a new national security law. Some fund managers are jumping on opportunities amid the ensuing confusion, but other market watchers see the city losing its financial edge. Jonathan Breen reports.

    • 28 May 2020


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  • Bilibili launches $650m ADS convertible bond

    Chinese streaming platform Bilibili returned to the equity-linked market on Thursday, kicking off bookbuilding for a $650m convertible bond, according to a source familiar with the matter.

    • 28 May 2020
  • Sea, Yageo return to CB market for $1.2bn

    New York Stock Exchange-listed online gaming company Sea tapped equity-linked bond investors for $1bn this week, following a surge in its share price after it reported strong first quarter earnings.

    • 21 May 2020

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Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Morgan Stanley 7.04 25 18.55%
2 Goldman Sachs 5.69 24 15.00%
3 JPMorgan 5.24 20 13.80%
4 UBS 2.88 21 7.59%
5 HSBC 2.49 9 6.56%

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  • Flutter Entertainment bets on growth with £812m share sale

    Flutter Entertainment, the parent of bookies Paddy Power and Betfair, has sold £812m of new shares to institutional investors to reduce debt and position itself for further growth once sporting events around the world are allowed to resume and its retail stores are permitted to reopen.

    • 29 May 2020
  • Iberdrola taps existing convertible for €249m

    Iberdrola attracted robust demand for a €249m tap of its outstanding equity neutral convertible bonds due in 2022.

    • 29 May 2020


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Panda Bonds Top Arrangers

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 18.15
1 Bank of China (BOC) 18.15
3 China Construction Bank (CCB) 14.11
4 Ping An Bank 12.10
5 Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) 10.08

Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Morgan Stanley 7.04 25 18.55%
2 Goldman Sachs 5.69 24 15.00%
3 JPMorgan 5.24 20 13.80%
4 UBS 2.88 21 7.59%
5 HSBC 2.49 9 6.56%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 15.25 71 9.05%
2 HSBC 14.83 95 8.80%
3 BofA Securities 9.58 39 5.68%
4 Standard Chartered Bank 7.67 58 4.55%
5 Goldman Sachs 7.15 30 4.25%

Asian polls & awards

  • GlobalCapital China 2019 awards winners: Part III

    In the final part of GlobalCapital China’s awards announcement, we discuss the key innovation of 2019, and reveal the individual that has made the greatest contribution to reforming and internationalising the Chinese onshore market.

  • GlobalCapital China 2019 awards winners: Part II

    In the second part of GlobalCapital China’s awards announcement, we reveal the winning banks across Panda bonds, G3 bonds and ABS, as well as the best bank for securities services and the most impressive law firm.

  • GlobalCapital Asia capital markets awards 2019: Investment banks

    In the fourth and final instalment of GlobalCapital Asia’s capital markets awards announcements, find out which firms have been named the Best Asian Investment Bank and the Best Investment Bank in the region for 2019.

  • GlobalCapital China announces 2019 awards winners: Part I

    GlobalCapital China, previously GlobalRMB, is pleased to announce the winners of its annual capital markets awards, honouring the banks, companies and individuals that have made the biggest contribution to bridging the gap between China’s markets and the rest of the world. In part one of the awards, we reveal the most impressive issuers in the FIG, corporate and SSA categories.

  • GlobalCapital Asia capital markets awards 2019: Bonds

    In part three of GlobalCapital Asia's awards results announcements, we reveal the winning bond deals across a variety of categories. In addition, we also name the Best G3 Bond House, Best High Yield Bond House and the winner of the Best House for SRI Financing.