Latest senior debt/covered bond news

  • SBI revives Indian market with green dollar bond

    State Bank of India sold its debut green dollar bond through its London branch on Wednesday, reopening the market for the country’s issuers. But despite being a strong credit, the bank didn’t have an easy time marketing its notes against a volatile backdrop, as sceptical investors demanded a premium for emerging market risk. Morgan Davis reports.

    • 20 Sep 2018
  • China Merchants prices fixed/floating rate combo

    China Merchants Bank Co Hong Kong branch has sold a dual-tranche transaction worth $800m, tapping into both the fixed rate and floating rate investor bases.

    • 19 Sep 2018
  • SMTB well subscribed for short-dated green floater

    Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank brought its debut euro deal to the market on Tuesday as it looked to diversify its funding, racking up more than €2.3bn of demand.

    • 18 Sep 2018
  • Hitachi snaps up Rmb600m from CNH return

    Japan’s Hitachi Capital Corp has added to the recent flurry of issuance in offshore renminbi, bagging Rmb600m ($87m) on Monday from its second CNH transaction in a year.

    • 18 Sep 2018
  • Investors gobble up Chinese FRNs

    China Construction Bank and Shanghai Pudong Development Bank Co’s Hong Kong branch rolled out floating rate notes on Monday, grabbing both dollar and euro investors’ attention.

    • 18 Sep 2018
  • Investors find value in Security Bank

    The Philippines’ Security Bank Corp offered a decent premium over its domestic peer to woo investors to its $300m bond offering on Monday.

    • 18 Sep 2018
  • CCB Singapore goes short with local currency return

    China Construction Bank raised S$300m ($219m) through its Singapore branch on Thursday, opting for a two year tenor to offset rising funding costs since its debut in the currency last year.

    • 14 Sep 2018
  • JIC unit debuts $500m bond with keepwell

    A keepwell structure that offered a premium of around 50bp to investors allowed JIC Leasing, a subsidiary of China Jianyin Investment (JIC), to raise its full $500m regulatory quota on Thursday.

    • 14 Sep 2018
  • China Everbright unveils first green bond

    China Everbright Bank Co continued its push to reach more European debt investors this week with its debut green dollar bond, raising $300m.

    • 14 Sep 2018
  • ABCI finds $800m from dual-tranche deal

    Agricultural Bank of China International raised $800m from a fixed and floating combination deal on Wednesday.

    • 13 Sep 2018

Senior debt/Covered bonds news achive

Panda Bonds Top Arrangers

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 China Merchants Securities Co 19.83
2 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 14.01
3 CITIC Securities 11.86
4 Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) 10.78
5 China CITIC Bank Corp 9.70

Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 15,469.75 70 7.92%
2 Morgan Stanley 13,466.46 57 6.90%
3 Citi 13,244.21 81 6.78%
4 China International Capital Corp Ltd 10,197.61 35 5.22%
5 UBS 10,011.63 64 5.13%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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  • Today
1 HSBC 19,956.43 167 7.49%
2 Citi 19,598.11 125 7.36%
3 JPMorgan 12,963.00 77 4.87%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 12,162.96 75 4.57%
5 Goldman Sachs 10,929.25 52 4.10%

Asian polls & awards

  • GlobalRMB's best bank for securities services: Standard Chartered

    Securities services was one of the most competitive award categories GlobalRMB had to decide this year. Our awards criteria demanded the near-impossible from participating banks: to beat the competition in the fast-changing China access scheme, while at the same time demonstrating a broad client base and the ability to be at the cutting edge of innovation.

  • China DCM Best Bank Awards: ABS, CNH, G3 and Panda bonds

    In GlobalRMB's Best Bank Awards for China DCM, Standard Chartered wins for ABS and CNH, HSBC takes home the G3 Bond House Award, and Bank of China gets kudos as the Best House for Panda bond issuers.

  • Now open! GlobalCapital Asia Capital Market Awards 2018

    GlobalCapital Asia is pleased to invite pitches for our annual capital markets and investment banking awards, rewarding the most impressive transactions and investment banks of 2018.

  • SRI Award Winners 2018 revealed

    GlobalCapital announced the winners of its Sustainable and Responsible Capital Markets Awards 2018 in Amsterdam on Tuesday evening. This year’s two sovereign debut green finance issues, from Indonesia and Belgium, won Deals of the Year in their regions, and there were double laurels for Danone, in both the bond and loan markets.

  • The results are in! GlobalRMB announces award winners

    GlobalRMB is pleased to announce the winners of its inaugural awards, honouring those banks, companies and individuals that have made the biggest contribution to bridging the gap between China and the rest of the world.