Latest high yield news

  • Great wall of supply: China property bond spree continues

    China property names continued their bombardment of the dollar market on Tuesday, as four more bond issuers raised a combined total of $2bn.

    • 20 Feb 2019
  • Shining bright: Ronshine triumphs with swap, new bond

    Ronshine China Holdings priced the new money portion of its exchange offer after building an order book that was almost 16 times covered. The liability management exercise helped the issuer close the gap between its curve and that of similarly-rated Chinese property developer peers.

    • 19 Feb 2019
  • Yuzhou scores hat trick with $500m bond return

    Yuzhou Properties Co sold its third dollar bond deal of the year this week, bringing its total issuance for 2019 to $1.5bn.

    • 19 Feb 2019
  • Ronshine gets 'great' bid for new money after bond exchange

    Ronshine China Holdings announced the results of an exchange for its outstanding 2021 bond on Monday, at the same time as kicking off bookbuilding for $200m of new funding.

    • 18 Feb 2019
  • Cifi locks up ultra-tight price for $300m deal

    Cifi Holdings (Group) Co returned to the bond market with a $300m transaction. The four year bond’s tight price stood in stark contrast to the two year notes Cifi paid up to sell in December.

    • 15 Feb 2019
  • UBS pivots from FIG to GIG

    UBS is re-balancing its corporate finance business to end its reliance on its Financial Institutions Group with impressive results, writes David Rothnie.

    • 14 Feb 2019
  • Chinese developers push out maturity in strong market

    After a quiet start to February, property developers from China are making the most out of a liquid bond market, pricing dollar bonds way inside of initial guidance and still watching their bonds trade well in the aftermarket. The rush shows no signs of slowing down. Addison Gong reports.

    • 14 Feb 2019
  • Sunac sells $800m bond, Century Sunshine postpones

    Sunac China Holdings priced a large three year callable bond, taking advantage of the abundant liquidity in the market following Chinese New Year. But investors appeared to hold back when it came to less familiar names.

    • 13 Feb 2019
  • China’s Zhenro, Aoyuan score with dollar bonds

    Chinese real estate companies Zhenro Properties and China Aoyuan Group reopened the Asian offshore bond market with a bang, as cash rich investors flocked to their transactions.

    • 12 Feb 2019
  • After holiday return, investors pile onto China property bonds

    Chinese property issuers led the reopening of Asia’s offshore bond market following a week-long holiday in the Mainland to celebrate the Lunar New Year. Investors responded to the new deals with enthusiasm.

    • 11 Feb 2019

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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

Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 1,472.64 4 8.89%
2 CITIC Securities 1,389.13 8 8.39%
3 China International Capital Corp Ltd 1,340.29 6 8.09%
4 UBS 1,164.77 8 7.03%
5 Morgan Stanley 1,105.27 8 6.67%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 5,661.56 45 10.50%
2 JPMorgan 3,669.90 22 6.81%
3 Citi 3,555.05 26 6.59%
4 Deutsche Bank 2,395.32 20 4.44%
5 UBS 2,374.41 23 4.40%

Asian polls & awards

  • GlobalCapital Asia capital markets awards 2018: Investment banks

    In the fourth and final instalment of GlobalCapital Asia’s capital markets awards announcements, find out the Best Asian Investment Bank and the Best Investment Bank in the region for 2018.

  • GlobalCapital Asia capital markets awards 2018: Bonds

    In part three of our results announcements, we reveal the winning bond deals across a variety of categories. In addition, we also name the Best G3 Bond House, Best Local Currency Bond House, Best High Yield Bond House and the debut winner of the Best House for SRI Financing.

  • GlobalCapital Asia capital markets awards 2018: Equities

    In part two of our results announcements, we reveal the winning equity deals and banks, including the Best Follow-on/Accelerated Bookbuild, Best Equity-Linked Deal, Best IPO, Best ECM Deal and Best ECM House.

  • GlobalCapital Asia capital markets awards 2018: Loans

    GlobalCapital Asia has spent the last two months talking to banks and their clients in a bid to determine the most impressive capital markets transactions and advisers across Asia ex-Japan in 2018. We are pleased to begin our awards announcements in the loan market.

  • GlobalRMB awards: Most impressive issuers, best law firm

    In this third part of the GlobalRMB awards, we present our reasons for choosing the best issuers in the FIG, corporate and SSA categories — and praise the strong performance of one well-known foreign law firm.