Latest ABB/block trade news

  • Suntec Reit launches S$150m unit sale

    Suntec Real Estate Investment Trust (Reit) is looking to raise S$150m ($110.4m) from a placement of new units, according to a term sheet seen by GlobalCapital Asia.

    • 24 Apr 2019
  • Yellow Cake raises £25.9m for Kazakh purchases

    Yellow Cake, a London-listed company operating in the uranium sector, completed a £25.9m share sale on Friday to continue funding uranium purchases from Kazakh uranium producer Kazatomprom.

    • 15 Apr 2019
  • Pru sells stake in Indian JV, DLF opens Rp30bn QIP

    British life insurer and asset manager Prudential Corp Holdings is offloading a chunk of shares in its Indian joint venture ICICI Prudential Life Insurance Co and is looking to bag at least Rp11.2bn ($162.6m).

    • 26 Mar 2019
  • Vincom Retail and WuXi Bio blocks raise $611m

    Private equity firm Warburg Pincus has raised D2.33tr ($100.9m) after increasing a block sale of Vincom Retail shares.

    • 21 Mar 2019
  • HDFC Life sell-down to raise Rp25bn

    A unit of insurer Standard Life is looking to bag at least Rp25bn ($359.8m) by trimming its stake in HDFC Life Insurance Co.

    • 12 Mar 2019
  • Affiliate eyes $172m from Xinyi Solar block

    Xinyi Group (Glass) Co has launched a block trade of Xinyi Solar Holdings shares,. The company is looking to raise up to HK$1.35bn ($172.3m), according to a term sheet seen by GlobalCapital Asia.

    • 07 Mar 2019
  • Mubadala nets $254m from RHB sell-down

    Mubadala Investment, an Abu Dhabi sovereign wealth fund, has raised MR1.04bn ($254.4m) after selling a number of its shares in RHB Bank, according to a source close to the deal.

    • 06 Mar 2019
  • AIG nets $482m from PICC clean-up block

    American International Group has raised HK$3.79bn ($482.3m) from the sale of its remaining stake in People’s Insurance Company Group of China (PICC), according to a term sheet seen by GlobalCapital Asia.

    • 28 Feb 2019
  • Emami Group nabs $223.5m from share sale

    The controlling shareholders of India’s Emami Group sold a 10% stake in the company to pay off debt this week.

    • 19 Feb 2019
  • Larsen Toubro launches L&T Tech share sale

    Larsen and Toubro has kicked off a two-day offer-for-sale in subsidiary L&T Technology Services, eyeing proceeds of up to Rp9bn ($126.3m).

    • 30 Jan 2019

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Panda Bonds Top Arrangers

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 China Merchants Securities Co 26.40
2 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 20.00
3 China Securities 13.33
4 Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) 12.00
5 Bank of China (BOC) 11.33

Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 CITIC Securities 6,126.98 28 8.97%
2 Goldman Sachs 5,994.79 21 8.78%
3 Morgan Stanley 4,359.35 28 6.38%
4 China International Capital Corp Ltd 3,925.11 17 5.75%
5 UBS 3,727.37 21 5.46%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 12,820.23 113 8.54%
2 JPMorgan 9,032.10 54 6.01%
3 Citi 8,900.47 66 5.93%
4 Credit Suisse 5,896.22 44 3.93%
5 Standard Chartered Bank 5,747.27 53 3.83%

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.