Asian credit market readies for busy week

BOC Aviation, Metallurgical Corporation of China (MCC) and Bumi Serpong Damai were the first out of the gates on Monday morning with their new bond deals, as the Asian debt market prepares for an onslaught of supply.

  • By Morgan Davis
  • 23 Apr 2018
Dollar bonds from the region will continue to bombard the market for the foreseeable future, bankers and investors have told GlobalCapital Asia. But the continued supply means borrowers are entering the market prepared to pay double-digit new issue premiums to complete trades, facing a relatively volatile market backdrop. ...

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Panda Bonds Top Arrangers

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 China Merchants Securities Co 14.44
2 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 11.65
3 Bank of China (BOC) 10.33
4 CITIC Securities 8.41
5 Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) 7.17

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Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 CITIC Securities 1,277.35 6 14.43%
2 Goldman Sachs 1,075.14 2 12.15%
3 Bank of China 754.84 3 8.53%
4 China International Capital Corp Ltd 721.75 3 8.16%
5 Guotai Junan Securities Co Ltd 687.65 4 7.77%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 2,348.80 16 10.73%
2 Citi 2,258.90 18 10.32%
3 Standard Chartered Bank 1,308.56 8 5.98%
4 JPMorgan 1,192.62 8 5.45%
5 UBS 1,022.45 9 4.67%

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