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  • Philippines and World Bank bring cat bond first

    The World Bank has issued the first catastrophe bond to be sponsored by an Asian government, and the first to be listed on the Singapore Exchange. The Philippines will receive protection against damage caused by earthquakes and cyclones, writes Jasper Cox.

    • 26 Nov 2019
  • Agricole’s Gay raises d’Intignano, Lamarque and Sodhi in reshuffle

    Crédit Agricole announced on Thursday a reorganisation of its global markets financing and funding solutions (FFS) division, which includes several senior job changes, including the promotions of Atul Sodhi and Jean-Luc Lamarque, reported by GlobalCapital on Wednesday.

    • 14 Nov 2019
  • Crédit Ag promotes syndicate head

    Crédit Agricole has promoted its head of debt syndicate to a larger global role.

    • 13 Nov 2019
  • Crédit Agricole chooses new head of global DCM

    Crédit Agricole has chosen a new global head of debt capital markets.

    • 13 Nov 2019
  • Green bond leadership changes at BofA

    Bank of America’s senior green bond banker has left the firm.

    • 05 Nov 2019
  • Bank talks up commodity hedging as risks grow

    The World Bank is hoping to step up its activity as an intermediary in commodity hedging transactions, providing credit enhancements for its clients in their arrangements with insurers to protect them from external shocks

    • 20 Oct 2019
  • Central banks ‘need new mindset’ for climate

    The increasingly obvious threat of climate change is leading central banks into new territory, as they begin to analyse the risks it poses to the financial system. It is stretching them intellectually and posing new questions about how they interpret their mandates, and whether they can lead society or must travel at its pace.

    • 19 Oct 2019
  • AIIB aims high with 20% growth per year in sight

    In an exclusive interview with GlobalMarkets, the vice president of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, says that he wants to see half of lending going to the private sector within 10 years

    • 18 Oct 2019
  • Brics bank on the move: NDB targets $41bn lending and new sovereign members

    In a rare interview, the head of the New Development Bank set up by the Brics nations, KV Kamath, tells GlobalMarkets of his vision of attracting a host of new members that his finance director believes will lead to lending volumes quadrupling within less than a decade

    • 17 Oct 2019
  • China’s Ma calls for action from MDBs on green financing

    Ma Jun, a green activist who also sits on the monetary policy committee of the Chinese central bank, tells GlobalMarkets that multilateral development banks need to focus on risk mitigation, reduce the risk of default on demonstration projects and help local banks deliver more lending if they want to deliver on financing green infrastructure

    • 17 Oct 2019

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Panda Bonds Top Arrangers

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 Bank of China (BOC) 24.90
2 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 13.32
3 China Merchants Bank Co 13.15
4 China Merchants Securities Co 8.19
5 Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) 5.46

Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 CITIC Securities 16.76 84 6.96%
2 China International Capital Corp Ltd 16.67 78 6.92%
3 Goldman Sachs 15.38 70 6.38%
4 UBS 14.59 105 6.06%
5 Morgan Stanley 14.27 76 5.92%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 34.78 304 8.23%
2 Citi 26.50 186 6.27%
3 Standard Chartered Bank 19.10 193 4.52%
4 JPMorgan 18.77 139 4.44%
5 BofA Securities 16.13 116 3.82%

Asian polls & awards

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  • GlobalCapital China Capital Market Awards 2019: open for submissions

    GlobalCapital China is pleased to invite you to participate in the GlobalCapital China Capital Market Awards 2019. Inaugurated last year under the GlobalRMB banner, the awards celebrate the accomplishments of the leading players in the renminbi debt capital markets, onshore and offshore, as well as key service providers.

  • Last chance! 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.