Latest senior debt/covered bond news

  • Bond news in brief: H&H, Yibin, CCB tap dollars

    Health and Happiness International Holdings, Yibin Emerging Industry Investment Group Co and CCB International were among those which priced dollar bonds on Thursday.

    • 18 Oct 2019
  • Avic squeezes perp tight, nabs $200m

    Avic International Leasing Co followed the success of Chinese National Travel Service Group Corp's bond this week, raising $200m from its own aggressively-priced perpetual note on Thursday.

    • 18 Oct 2019
  • Citic Securities raises $700m from well-bid bond

    Citic Securities Co returned to the offshore market with a $700m dual-tranche transaction. The deal included a five year bond, a rarity from a Chinese securities house in recent years.

    • 18 Oct 2019
  • IBK mixes fixed, floating for $600m bond return

    Industrial Bank of Korea (IBK) raised $600m on Wednesday from a combination of fixed and floating rate notes.

    • 17 Oct 2019
  • CCB nets $1.55bn from euro, dollar bonds

    China Construction Bank returned to the international bond market on Tuesday, turning to dollar and euro investors with two separately-executed deals worth a combined $1.551 billion.

    • 16 Oct 2019
  • ICBC pushes pricing limits with new dollar FRN

    Industrial and Commercial Bank of China raised $1bn from two Libor-linked floating rate notes (FRNs) at record tight levels, a day after its peer Bank of China paid up to issue Asia’s first dollar floater tied to a new benchmark.

    • 11 Oct 2019
  • Bank of China pioneers Asia’s first Sofr-linked bond

    Bank of China broke new ground for Asia this week with the region’s first floating rate bond linked to the secured overnight financing rate (Sofr). But a host of challenges around payment calculations and liquidity mean other issuers will be slower to embrace this new benchmark. Addison Gong reports.

    • 10 Oct 2019
  • Bonds news in brief: Asian issuers serve up taps

    A number of dollar bond issuers in Asia have moved to reopen their existing notes and add more funds to their coffers ahead of a week-long holiday in China for National Day.

    • 27 Sep 2019
  • CIMB taps Taiwan investors for SDG bond

    Malaysia's CIMB Bank used Taiwan’s Formosa market to sell a $680m bond linked to Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), giving the borrower a pricing advantage over the international debt market.

    • 26 Sep 2019
  • Chinese issuers flood market in pre-Golden Week rush

    Chinese companies came to the international bond market in force on Tuesday, just days ahead of a week-long holiday in the Mainland to celebrate National Day.

    • 25 Sep 2019

Senior debt/Covered bonds news achive

Panda Bonds Top Arrangers

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 Bank of China (BOC) 27.09
2 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 12.86
3 China Merchants Bank Co 11.85
4 China Merchants Securities Co 9.09
5 Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) 5.51

Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $b No of issues Share %
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  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 11.56 53 6.98%
2 CITIC Securities 11.15 64 6.74%
3 China International Capital Corp Ltd 9.66 56 5.83%
4 UBS 9.66 73 5.83%
5 Morgan Stanley 9.43 59 5.70%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $b No of issues Share %
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  • Today
1 HSBC 29.40 258 8.37%
2 Citi 23.83 167 6.79%
3 JPMorgan 16.38 120 4.66%
4 Standard Chartered Bank 16.13 163 4.59%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 12.50 94 3.56%

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