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  • ‘Tis the season to fund early

    The Republic of Indonesia re-opened G3 sovereign bonds for emerging market issuers last week with a $3bn triple-trancher — the second December in a row that it has made an early start on its funding plans. While its timing has come under criticism from some market watchers, the country made a savvy move given the circumstances.

    • 07 Dec 2016

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  • IDA delights in dollars with other SDR currencies to come

    Public sector bankers lined up to laud a new SSA borrower this week, as the International Development Association (IDA) surpassed expectations on its bond debut. Now, many are eager to see the its next move, with many anticipating a Washington supranational with greater currency flexibility, writes Craig McGlashan.

    • 19 Apr 2018

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From Our Global Coverage

  • Optimism for Angola as oil and IMF boost economic prospects

    Higher oil prices, a new governing regime and an agreement with the International Monetary Fund are all expected to fire up demand for the Republic of Angola’s first Eurobond since 2015, though there is a question mark over how receptive the market will be for long dated debt.

    • 05:00 PM
  • KBN looks for spring greens

    Kommunalbanken could potentially visit the green bond market before the summer, helping to fund a growing green lending programme. It is also likely to follow up with another conventional benchmark issue after the break.

    • 04:15 PM


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Panda Bonds Top Arrangers

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 China Merchants Securities Co 18.04
2 Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) 15.83
2 CITIC Securities 15.83
4 China CITIC Bank Corp 14.25
5 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 11.08

Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 8,204.66 32 8.37%
2 Morgan Stanley 7,881.12 23 8.04%
3 Goldman Sachs 7,577.98 27 7.73%
4 China Securities Co Ltd 5,909.17 16 6.03%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 5,528.29 11 5.64%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 11,389.80 84 7.59%
2 Citi 8,331.18 56 5.55%
3 JPMorgan 7,405.01 33 4.93%
4 Goldman Sachs 7,280.81 27 4.85%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 6,475.02 32 4.31%

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    Asiamoney, in association with National Australia Bank, invites all fixed income investors in Asia and Europe to participate in the Australian Fixed Income Poll 2018. The online poll will take only five to 10 minutes to complete.

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  • Regional Capital Markets Awards Part III: Bonds

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    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.

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    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.