Latest ABB/block trade news

  • Rare MISC block flies off the shelves

    An undisclosed institutional investor in Malaysia’s MISC Berhad has raised MR565.6m ($136m) by selling some of its shares in the shipping company, giving buyers an extremely rare opportunity to gain exposure to it.

    • 05 Nov 2019
  • WuXi Biologics placements net HK$7.9bn

    Chinese pharmaceuticals firm WuXi Biologics and one of its controlling shareholders are set to raise a combined HK$7.9bn ($1bn) from the sale of equal chunks of shares in the company.

    • 01 Nov 2019
  • Ping An Healthcare block nets $160m

    An investor in Ping An Healthcare and Technology has bagged HK$1.25bn ($159.9m) after selling a chunk of shares in the company, according to a source close to the transaction.

    • 29 Oct 2019
  • Powerlong Real Estate raises HK$792m via top-up

    Powerlong Real Estate Holdings pulled off a top-up placement on Monday night, raising HK$791.6m ($100.9m) after pricing the deal toward the bottom of guidance.

    • 15 Oct 2019
  • Kuala Lumpur Kepong block fetches $158m

    An undisclosed institutional investor has bagged MR663.6m ($158.5m) from offloading its entire position in Malaysian plantation company Kuala Lumpur Kepong.

    • 04 Oct 2019
  • Kazakhstan sells Kazatomprom stock to boost liquidity

    Samruk-Kazyna, Kazakhstan’s sovereign wealth fund, has offloaded a small part of its stake in Kazatomprom, the state-owned uranium mining company, via an accelerated bookbuild on Wednesday evening.

    • 26 Sep 2019
  • Shenzhou block fetches $413m for vendors

    A pair of shareholders in Chinese clothing manufacturer Shenzhou International has pocketed HK$3.23bn ($412.7m) from selling a chunk of the company’s stock.

    • 20 Sep 2019
  • SBI offers Rp27bn stake in life insurance unit

    State Bank of India is looking to raise at least Rp26.95bn ($378m) from a stake sale in SBI Life Insurance Co, receiving a flood of early demand.

    • 13 Sep 2019
  • China Gas block goes bigger at $651m

    South Korean energy company SK E&S Co has bagged HK$5.1bn ($650.7m) after selling a block of shares in China Gas Holdings, a source close to the deal told GlobalCapital Asia.

    • 06 Sep 2019
  • Temasek trims Intouch stake with jumbo Thai block trade

    Thailand’s largest block trade in six years has seen Singaporean state-owned investment fund Temasek Holdings bagging more than $500m from a sale of Intouch Holdings stock. The vendor took advantage of a surge in the Intouch’s stock price and plans to return and clean up its remaining stake. Jonathan Breen reports.

    • 15 Aug 2019

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Panda Bonds Top Arrangers

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 Bank of China (BOC) 24.90
2 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 13.32
3 China Merchants Bank Co 13.15
4 China Merchants Securities Co 8.19
5 Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) 5.46

Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
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1 CITIC Securities 16.76 84 6.96%
2 China International Capital Corp Ltd 16.67 78 6.92%
3 Goldman Sachs 15.38 70 6.38%
4 UBS 14.59 105 6.06%
5 Morgan Stanley 14.27 76 5.92%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
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1 HSBC 34.78 304 8.23%
2 Citi 26.50 186 6.27%
3 Standard Chartered Bank 19.10 193 4.52%
4 JPMorgan 18.77 139 4.44%
5 BofA Securities 16.13 116 3.82%

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