2016 China Deals and Investment Bank of the Year: Results

GlobalCapital Asia and Asiamoney are pleased to announce the results of our annual awards, recognising the best banks and transactions in China. Thanks to everyone who took time to pitch and our congratulations to the winners.

  • By GlobalCapital
  • 16 Feb 2017
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Best IPO – onshore

Shanghai Film Co Rmb10.2bn IPO

Sole bookrunner: CICC

Best IPO – offshore

Zhou Hei Ya International Holdings HK$2.87bn IPO

Joint global co-ordinators: Credit Suisse and Morgan Stanley. Joint bookrunner: China Merchant Securities

Best Follow on/ABB – onshore

China Shipbuilding Industry Group Power Co Rmb13.48bn private placement

Financial adviser: Citic Securities

Best Follow on/ABB – offshore

PICC Property & Casualty Co HK$9.68bn accelerated bookbuild

Joint global co-ordinator: Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley

Best Equity-Linked deal – onshore

Guangzhou Autombile Group Co Rmb4.10bn six year convertible bond

Joint bookrunners: CICC, Credit Suisse, Citic Securities, Goldman Sachs and Guangzhou Securities

Best Equity-Linked deal – offshore

SoftBank Group Corp $6.6bn mandatory exchangeable trust securities due 2019

Joint bookrunners: Deutsche Bank and Morgan Stanley

Best Bond – onshore

Iowa China Offshore Holdings (Hong Kong) Rmb1.5bn dual tranche Panda bond

Sole bookrunner: CICC

Best Bond – offshore

Bank of China (London) $500m three year green covered bond

Joint global co-ordinators: Bank of China, Citi and HSBC. Joint bookrunners: Barclays, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, China Construction Bank, Crédit Agricole, Société Générale and Standard Chartered

Best Structured Finance Transaction – onshore

Jinmao Investment Management (Shanghai) Rmb4bn commercial mortgage backed securities

Joint underwriters: China Merchant Securities and CICC

Best Structured Finance Transaction – offshore

Blu Zenith Designated Activity Co $300m aircraft loan securitization

Joint bookrunners: CICC, HSBC, Jefferies and Standard Chartered

Best Syndicated Loan – offshore

CNAC Century (HK) Co $12.7bn term loan and revolving credit

Mandated lead arrangers and bookrunners: BNP Paribas, China Citic Bank, Crédit Agricole, Credit Suisse, Industrial Bank, Natixis, Shanghai Pudond Development Bank and Unicredit

Best Leveraged Financing – offshore

Tencent $3.5bn term loan and revolver due 2021

MLABs: ANZ, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Bank of China, China Merchants Bank, Deutsche Bank, HSBC and Shanghai Pudong Development Bank

Best Equity House – onshore

Citic Securities

Best Equity House – offshore

Haitong International Securities

Best Bonds House – onshore


Best Bonds House – offshore

BOC International

Best Investment Bank – onshore

Citic Securities

Best Investment Bank – offshore


The following categories have not been awarded due to a lack of suitable submissions: Best Syndicated Loan – offshore, Best Leveraged Financing – onshore

Extended results will be online in March.

For commercial opportunities please contact Deputy Publisher, Danny Cheung: danny.cheung@asiamoney.com or +852 2912 8080. 

  • By GlobalCapital
  • 16 Feb 2017

Panda Bonds Top Arrangers

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 Bank of China (BOC) 28.62
2 CITIC Securities 21.06
3 China CITIC Bank Corp 9.72
4 China Merchants Bank Co 9.18
5 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 7.56

Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 2,041.17 5 13.96%
2 CITIC Securities 1,203.52 4 8.23%
3 Citi 1,085.69 6 7.43%
4 Huatai Securities Co Ltd 1,006.47 5 6.88%
5 Morgan Stanley 816.96 5 5.59%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 3,253.25 9 3.96%
2 Citi 2,757.53 17 3.36%
3 JPMorgan 2,708.87 7 3.30%
4 HSBC 2,677.89 23 3.26%
5 Morgan Stanley 2,299.31 10 2.80%

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