Latest ABB/block trade news

  • Thailand’s Land & Houses, VGI Global blocks net Bt14.3bn

    Thailand saw a burst of block trades this week as Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund cleaned up its position in local property developer Land & Houses and BTS Group Holdings sold a chunk of VGI Global Media stock.

    • 20 Jun 2019
  • WuXi Biologics trims holding in subsidiary

    Biotechnology company WuXi Biologics Holdings has completed a HK$3.81bn ($487m) sale of a part of its stake in subsidiary WuXi Biologics (Cayman), its second sell-down in the stock in less than three months.

    • 19 Jun 2019
  • Xinyi duo net $150m from affiliate sell-down

    Xinyi Glass Holdings and Xinyi Group (Glass) Co sealed a HK$1.18bn ($150.3m) block trade of Xinyi Solar Holdings' shares on Monday after a lock-up expired on their positions in the company.

    • 18 Jun 2019
  • Singapore's GIC nabs $291m from Thai Land & Houses block

    Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund GIC has bagged Bt9.1bn ($290.7m) after offloading its position in Thai property developer Land & Houses, according to a source close to the deal.

    • 17 Jun 2019
  • HDFC trims Gruh Finance stake for $129m

    Indian mortgage lender Housing Development Finance Corp has completed a block sale of 31m shares, or a 4.2% stake, in Gruh Finance to rake in Rp8.9bn ($129.34m).

    • 14 Jun 2019
  • JP Morgan adds to Apac ECM team

    JP Morgan has added Gregor Feige and Philip Wong to its Asia Pacific ECM team, according to an internal memo seen by GlobalCapital Asia on Wednesday.

    • 12 Jun 2019
  • Larsen trims L&T Tech stake in Rp6.7bn OFS

    Indian conglomerate Larsen and Toubro is selling-down a batch of shares in subsidiary L&T Technology Services and is looking to raise at least Rp6.65bn ($96.2m).

    • 04 Jun 2019
  • Huawei escalation wrecks ECM primary hopes

    Equity markets turned volatile again this week as trade tensions between the US and China escalated further, making accelerated equity sales more difficult.

    • 29 May 2019
  • Reliance Nippon Life OFS on track for Rp7bn

    Reliance Capital is eyeing at least Rp7bn ($100m) from a sell-down of a chunk of Reliance Nippon Life Asset Management stock.

    • 24 May 2019
  • JPM fund nets $328m from Celltrion Healthcare block

    JP Morgan’s private equity arm has bagged W390.7bn ($327.5m) after selling a chunk of shares in South Korean firm Celltrion Healthcare, according to a source close to the deal.

    • 21 May 2019

ABB/block trade news archive

Panda Bonds Top Arrangers

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 Bank of China (BOC) 21.85
2 China Merchants Securities Co 14.67
3 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 14.44
4 Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) 8.89
5 China Securities 7.41

Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 CITIC Securities 8,376.11 38 8.27%
2 Goldman Sachs 8,051.77 31 7.95%
3 Morgan Stanley 6,109.23 41 6.03%
4 China International Capital Corp Ltd 5,877.20 34 5.80%
5 UBS 5,640.98 40 5.57%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 17,645.24 155 8.27%
2 Citi 12,384.97 99 5.80%
3 JPMorgan 11,422.13 77 5.35%
4 Standard Chartered Bank 8,189.28 83 3.84%
5 Bank of China 7,633.07 95 3.58%

Asian polls & awards

  • GlobalCapital launches Sustainable Financing and Investing Survey

    GlobalCapital is conducting a global research survey on the fast-changing markets for sustainable financing and investing. It will combine the views of issuers and investors to give a nuanced picture of how this trend is changing capital markets for both groups.

  • 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.