Latest supras and agencies news

  • KDB prices tightest and largest Korean Kangaroo

    Korea Development Bank moved to place the largest Korean Kangaroo earlier this week, a note that was also priced more tightly than any other Korean-issued Aussie dollar deal.

    • 22 Aug 2019
  • Supras push back on China oversight of Panda bonds

    A number of supranationals have delayed their plans to issue Panda bonds over a dispute about their accepting Chinese regulatory oversight, write Rebecca Feng and Burhan Khadbai.

    • 15 Aug 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.

    • 09 Aug 2019
  • BSTDB debuts in Azerbaijani manat

    The Black Sea Trade and Development Bank printed its first bond denominated in Azerbaijani manat last week, raising Am10m ($5.9m) with an auction of a two year bond.

    • 05 Aug 2019
  • The next war will be fought with helicopters

    Populism and economic change are melting down old idols. When the next crisis comes, new fiscal and monetary tools will be used — including helicopter money.

    • 30 Jul 2019
  • CDC sells ‘tightest ever’ Samurai

    Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations has returned to the Samurai market with what the issuer and leads said was the lowest ever coupon in the format.

    • 25 Jul 2019
  • Legal ignorance chills bondholder engagement

    Bondholders are still afraid to form alliances like those in the equity market to pressure issuers to improve their environmental, social and governance performance. They are paralysed by fear of market abuse and competition rules. But there is hope regulators will reassure them.

    • 18 Jul 2019
  • KDB squeezes curve with euro green debut

    Korea Development Bank (KDB) tapped the green investor base in Europe for its latest euro bond, achieving a record low funding cost and an unprecedented 0% coupon for a South Korean issuer.

    • 03 Jul 2019
  • 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.

    • 28 Jun 2019
  • 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.

    • 19 Jun 2019

Supras and agencies news archive

Panda Bonds Top Arrangers

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 Bank of China (BOC) 21.07
2 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 12.89
3 China Merchants Securities Co 12.45
4 Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) 7.55
5 China Securities 6.29

Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 CITIC Securities 9,832.84 52 7.35%
2 Goldman Sachs 9,385.90 40 7.02%
3 Morgan Stanley 8,062.73 52 6.03%
4 China International Capital Corp Ltd 7,479.26 47 5.59%
5 UBS 7,462.23 53 5.58%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 23,142.11 201 8.38%
2 Citi 17,666.90 132 6.39%
3 JPMorgan 14,329.96 97 5.19%
4 Standard Chartered Bank 12,554.94 122 4.54%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 10,422.96 80 3.77%

Asian polls & awards

  • 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.

  • GlobalCapital Asia capital markets awards 2018: Investment banks

    In the fourth and final instalment of GlobalCapital Asia’s capital markets awards announcements, find out the Best Asian Investment Bank and the Best Investment Bank in the region for 2018.