Latest investment grade loans news

  • IOC subsidiary returns for C$580m

    Indian Oil Corp’s Canadian subsidiary, IndOil Montney, has returned to the loan market for a C$580m ($438m) five year deal. Unlike the last time, when it was primarily focusing on US and Canadian banks, the latest deal is targeting Asian liquidity.

    • 11 Dec 2019
  • Langham closes HK$7.5bn sustainability-linked loan

    Langham Hospitality Investments has closed a HK$7.5bn ($958m) sustainability-linked deal with 11 lenders, marking the first loan of its kind from the hospitality sector in Asia.

    • 11 Dec 2019
  • Adani's debut USPP pushed into 2020

    Several sources in the US private placement market have told GlobalCapital that Indian power grid company Adani Transmission’s inaugural US private placement has not been placed, and the arrangers will return to the project in the first quarter of 2020.

    • 02 Dec 2019
  • SMBC Aviation flies in for $600m loan

    SMBC Aviation Capital has returned to the offshore loan market for an unsecured $600m dual-tranche deal.

    • 02 Dec 2019
  • New Hope returns for $300m loan

    Chinese agribusiness company New Hope Group has returned to the offshore loan market for a $300m facility.

    • 29 Nov 2019
  • Geely drives away with €400m borrowing

    Zhejiang Geely Holding Group, a Chinese developer and seller of vehicles, has closed its third offshore loan of the year, raising €400m from a group of eight lenders.

    • 28 Nov 2019
  • Haitong International in talks with banks for HK$10bn refi

    Haitong International Securities is in talks with its relationship banks to raise a HK$10bn ($1.2bn) three-year loan to refinance an old club deal signed in 2017.

    • 26 Nov 2019
  • Ant Financial invites banks to $3.5bn loan

    Ant Financial, an affiliate of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding, has launched a $3.5bn three year loan into syndication, after closing an amendment and extension of an old borrowing.

    • 26 Nov 2019
  • Assaf retirement rings GBM restructuring bell

    The retirement of Samir Assaf, HSBC’s long-serving head of global banking and markets (GBM), paves the way for a long overdue restructuring of that division. This will test the bank’s new-look management team.

    • 21 Nov 2019
  • Mercuria lifts loan to $1.2bn on strong response

    Commodities company Mercuria has closed its annual borrowing at a size of $1.2bn after 24 banks joining the deal during general syndication.

    • 21 Nov 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 %
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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%

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    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.

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    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.

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    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.