Latest bank capital news

  • Zhongyuan Bank brings action to Chinese AT1 market

    Zhongyuan Bank Co is looking to raise Rmb10bn ($1.56bn) from an offshore additional tier one transaction, according to a Sunday filing with the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.

    • 10:00 AM
  • Debut debt issuers find success in dollar market

    Three Asian issuers, China Fortune Land Development Co, Luso International Banking and Shandong Hi-Speed Group Co, sold their inaugural bonds on Thursday, taking home $1.15bn between them.

    • 15 Dec 2017
  • Bank of Chongqing ends year with dollar AT1 success

    Chinese banks have enjoyed a stellar year for dollar additional tier one capital issuance, with Bank of Chongqing becoming the latest to join the party, achieving its target size and price on Wednesday.

    • 14 Dec 2017
  • Macau’s Luso Bank selling tier two

    Macau’s Luso International Banking, a subsidiary of Xiamen International Bank Co, began marketing a subordinated dollar bond on Thursday morning.

    • 14 Dec 2017
  • Bank of Chongqing jumps on AT1 bandwagon

    Bank of Chongqing Co started bookbuilding for its Basel III compliant additional tier one dollar bond on Wednesday, adding to a sector that has seen plenty of action this year.

    • 13 Dec 2017
  • Macau’s Luso International eyes fundraise

    Luso International Banking, a subsidiary of Xiamen International Bank Co, will meet fixed income investors this week for a subordinated dollar bond.

    • 12 Dec 2017
  • Corrected: Bank of Chongqing lays the groundwork for AT1

    Bank of Chongqing Co is meeting fixed income investors this week to gauge their appetite for an additional tier one dollar bond, as it sets its sights on raising up to Rmb5bn ($755m) equivalent.

    • 11 Dec 2017
  • Far East Horizon brings ‘unique’ deal to the market

    Chinese financial services provider Far East Horizon priced a subordinated perpetual bond on Monday, grabbing an open issuance window ahead of heavy expected supply. Its deal came with a rather unique structure to qualify for equity credit from the rating agencies.

    • 28 Nov 2017
  • A tale of two Hong Kong Banks in the dollar market

    Chiyu Banking Corp and Shanghai Commercial Bank hit the debt market for their debut international subordinated bonds on Tuesday, but each was met with a different response from investors.

    • 22 Nov 2017
  • Chinese borrowers take centre stage on busy Tuesday

    Chinese issuers are storming the debt market this week, with Tuesday seeing the Export-Import Bank of China (Chexim), Shanghai Commercial Bank and Oceanwide Holdings Co among the borrowers enticing investors.

    • 21 Nov 2017

Bank capital news archive

Panda Bonds Top Arrangers

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 Bank of China (BOC) 28.62
2 CITIC Securities 21.06
3 China CITIC Bank Corp 9.72
4 China Merchants Bank Co 9.18
5 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 7.56

Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 2,041.17 5 15.43%
2 Huatai Securities Co Ltd 1,006.47 5 7.61%
3 Morgan Stanley 816.96 5 6.18%
4 Citi 773.86 5 5.85%
5 China Merchants Securities Co Ltd 684.68 6 5.18%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 3,253.25 9 4.09%
2 Citi 2,657.81 16 3.34%
3 JPMorgan 2,627.80 6 3.30%
4 HSBC 2,497.09 21 3.14%
5 Morgan Stanley 2,299.31 10 2.89%

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.