• Southeast Asia ECM pipeline fills up in Year of the Dog

    The pipeline for equity capital raisings out of Southeast Asia is filling up nicely, with issuers from the Philippines, Vietnam, Bangladesh and Singapore looking to launch deals.

    • 22 Feb 2018
  • Indian banks’ QIP plans hit for six by PNB revelation

    Indian state-owned Punjab National Bank sent shockwaves through the country’s financial system last week when it disclosed a $1.8bn fraud at one of its branches. The timing could not have been worse, with the announcement casting a shadow over other public sector banks, most of which are in dire need of capital, writes Jonathan Breen.

    • 22 Feb 2018
  • Canara Bank hires five for Rp45bn QIP

    Indian state-owned Canara Bank has appointed a five-strong syndicate group to run a potential Rp45bn ($695.7m) qualified institutional placement (QIP), according to a senior banker on the deal.

    • 20 Feb 2018
  • Idea Cellular calls investors for Rp35bn share sale

    Idea Cellular has raised Rp35bn ($541.8m) from a qualified institutional placement (QIP) as it prepares for a mega merger with the Indian unit of network carrier giant Vodafone.

    • 20 Feb 2018
  • Idea Cellular on track with Rp35bn QIP

    India's Idea Cellular opened books for a qualified institutional placement of up to Rp35bn ($547.4m) after getting final approval for the deal from its board of directors on Wednesday.

    • 15 Feb 2018
  • San Miguel Pure Foods eyes $1.5bn follow-on

    Philippine food and beverage conglomerate San Miguel Pure Foods Co is planning to tap the local equity capital markets for up to $1.5bn, according to an exchange filing on Wednesday.

    • 14 Feb 2018
  • Canara Bank adds Rp10bn to fundraising goal

    Indian state-owned Canara Bank is looking to raise up to Rp45bn in fresh capital. It increased the target by Rp10bn this week and plans to use methods including a qualified institutional placement and rights issue.

    • 09 Feb 2018
  • Electronics manufacturer IMI sets price for Ps5bn rights

    Philippines-based Integrated Micro-Electronics (IMI) is planning to tap its shareholders for Ps5bn ($97.3m) of fresh capital. The company has priced its rights issue at an attractive discount to win them over.

    • 08 Feb 2018
  • JinkoSolar launches $100 ADS fundraising

    JinkoSolar Holding Co set out plans to raise $100m on Wednesday, after opening the order book for a follow-on offering of American Depository Shares alongside a private placement of the shares, according to a deal term sheet.

    • 07 Feb 2018
  • Cogo seals $595m rights, Ganfeng Lithium seeks nod for HK IPO

    China Overseas Grand Oceans Group (Cogo) has raised HK$4.7bn ($595.2m) from a rights issue of over a billion new shares, despite the deal being undersubscribed by shareholders.

    • 05 Feb 2018

Panda Bonds Top Arrangers

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 35.00
2 China CITIC Bank Corp 30.00
3 China Merchants Securities Co 17.00
4 HSBC 5.00
4 Standard Chartered Bank 5.00

Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 5,061.71 11 11.32%
2 Huatai Securities Co Ltd 3,404.45 12 7.62%
3 Citi 2,574.12 16 5.76%
4 UBS 2,554.62 13 5.71%
5 CITIC Securities 2,314.61 9 5.18%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 4,546.69 36 7.39%
2 Citi 4,069.98 24 6.62%
3 Goldman Sachs 3,658.91 12 5.95%
4 JPMorgan 3,357.93 14 5.46%
5 Morgan Stanley 3,085.35 21 5.02%

Asian polls & awards

  • Regional Capital Markets Awards Part IV: Investment Bank

    In the last instalment of our 2017 awards, we present the full write-ups of the winners of Best Asian Investment Bank and Best Investment Bank.

  • Regional Capital Markets Awards Part III: Bonds

    In the third instalment of our 2017 awards, we present the full write-ups of the winners of the Best Local Currency Bond, Best High Yield Bond, Best Financial Bond, Best SSA Bond, Best Investment Grade Bond, Best Project Finance Deal, Best Bond, Best G3 and Local Currency Bond House, and Best High Yield Bond House.

  • Regional Capital Markets Awards Part II: Equities

    In the second instalment of our 2017 awards, we present the full write-ups of the winners for Best Follow-On/Accelerated Bookbuild, Best Equity-Linked Deal, Best IPO, Best ECM Deal and Best ECM House.

  • Regional Capital Markets Awards Part I: Loans

    In the first instalment of our 2017 awards, we present the full write-ups of the winners for Best Investment Grade Syndicated Loan, Best High Yield Syndicated Loan, Best Leveraged/Acquisition Finance, Best Loan and Best Loans House.

  • GlobalCapital Asia regional capital markets awards 2017: the winners

    Over the last two months, GlobalCapital Asia's team has conducted pitch meetings with banks to decide the most impressive capital markets transactions and advisers in Asia in 2017.