• Twenty-five banks support Orient AMC’s $900m deal

    China Orient Asset Management Co (Orient AMC) priced an almost 10 times covered dual-tranche bond with strong backing from its lead manager consortium. The borrower went out without a keepwell deed from the onshore entity, but investors were undeterred by the structure.

    • 18 Sep 2019
  • ABC Singapore lands tight 3yr FRN

    Agricultural Bank of China’s Singapore branch has sold the tightest three year floating rate note (FRN) from a big four Chinese bank, adding $500m to its coffers.

    • 17 Sep 2019
  • FWD Group’s $600m perp falls in secondary

    FWD Group has come to the market with yet another unusual transaction, raising $600m but seeing the bond open a whole point lower in the secondary market on Wednesday morning.

    • 11 Sep 2019
  • ICBC achieves size and price with Greater Bay Area green bond

    Industrial and Commercial Bank of China has priced $3.15bn of green bonds in US dollars, Hong Kong dollars and offshore renminbi (CNH), achieving a number of firsts in the process.

    • 10 Sep 2019
  • RCBC adds to Philippines’ green momentum

    Investors were given a double dose of green paper from the Philippines this week, as Rizal Commercial Banking Corp (RCBC) rolled out a $300m sustainability bond a day after Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) sealed a green deal.

    • 05 Sep 2019
  • CCB Leasing returns for $300m tap

    CCB Leasing added $300m to its 3.5% 2024 bonds on Wednesday, taking the total size of the transaction to $800m.

    • 05 Sep 2019
  • Rarity of BPI deal hooks investors

    Investors flocked to Bank of the Philippine Islands’ $300m green bond on Tuesday, snapping up the rare deal from a bank in the southeast Asian country.

    • 04 Sep 2019
  • Hyundai Capital axes dollar bond sale

    South Korea’s Hyundai Capital Services pulled a dollar bond sale on Tuesday due to poor market conditions. Bankers away from the transaction blamed the failure on excess supply in the US.

    • 04 Sep 2019
  • BOC Aviation, Clifford Capital ride market turbulence for bonds

    BOC Aviation and Clifford Capital navigated choppy market conditions successfully on Tuesday to raise dollar bonds from investors.

    • 04 Sep 2019
  • Yes Bank dollar bonds tumble on downgrade

    Dollar bonds from Yes Bank, one of India’s largest private sector banks, have taken a big hit recently following Moody’s downgrade of the credit.

    • 02 Sep 2019

Panda Bonds Top Arrangers

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 Bank of China (BOC) 23.56
2 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 16.09
3 China Merchants Securities Co 11.38
4 Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) 6.90
5 HSBC 5.75

Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 CITIC Securities 10,473.46 57 7.30%
2 Goldman Sachs 10,466.14 46 7.30%
3 UBS 8,351.15 61 5.82%
4 Morgan Stanley 8,168.31 54 5.69%
5 China International Capital Corp Ltd 7,763.29 49 5.41%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 26,241.68 231 8.40%
2 Citi 20,661.93 146 6.61%
3 JPMorgan 15,433.82 108 4.94%
4 Standard Chartered Bank 14,190.58 144 4.54%
5 Morgan Stanley 11,315.38 77 3.62%

Asian polls & awards

  • Now open! GlobalCapital Asia Capital Market Awards 2019

    GlobalCapital Asia is pleased to invite pitches for our annual capital markets and investment banking awards, which reward the most impressive transactions and investment banks of 2019.

  • GlobalCapital reveals SRI Award nominations

    GlobalCapital has published the nominations for its Sustainable and Responsible Capital Markets Awards. The winners will be announced on September 17, at our Awards Ceremony in Amsterdam.

  • GlobalCapital SRI Awards: poll extended

    In response to requests from market participants, GlobalCapital has extended the closing date of its poll to determine the 2019 winners of its Sustainable and Responsible Capital Markets Awards. Market participants can now vote until July 26.

  • GlobalCapital opens 2019 poll for SRI Awards

    GlobalCapital has launched its poll to determine the 2019 winners of its Sustainable and Responsible Capital Markets Awards. Market participants are invited to participate.

  • GlobalCapital launches Sustainable Financing and Investing Survey

    GlobalCapital is conducting a global research survey on the fast-changing markets for sustainable financing and investing. It will combine the views of issuers and investors to give a nuanced picture of how this trend is changing capital markets for both groups.