In an unfamiliar setting, a familiar problem for banks

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. It was the age of financial technology, it was the age of carrying your money around in a duffel bag. It was the epoch of cashless payment systems and disruption, it was the epoch of an old man riding an elephant over a mountain to the nearest bank branch.

  • By Taipan
  • 23 May 2019
Those who have experience of Asia’s varied financial systems have no doubt spent plenty of time being sold on the many wonders of financial technology. Ant Financial and Tencent are threatening to upend the financial infrastructure. Citi, DBS and other banks have made digital banking a key part ...

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Panda Bonds Top Arrangers

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 Bank of China (BOC) 19.93
2 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 13.40
3 China Merchants Securities Co 12.94
4 Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) 7.84
5 China Securities 6.54

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Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 CITIC Securities 9,832.84 52 7.36%
2 Goldman Sachs 9,386.79 40 7.02%
3 Morgan Stanley 8,062.73 52 6.03%
4 China International Capital Corp Ltd 7,479.26 47 5.60%
5 UBS 7,462.30 53 5.58%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 23,142.11 201 8.39%
2 Citi 17,309.40 129 6.28%
3 JPMorgan 14,329.96 97 5.20%
4 Standard Chartered Bank 12,554.94 122 4.55%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 10,422.96 80 3.78%

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