• UAE gets Rmb50bn RQFII as renminbi hub status looms

    The People’s Bank of China (PBoC) and the Central Bank of United Arab Emirates have signed a memorandum of co-operation to set up renminbi clearing arrangement in UAE. At the same time the region is set to get its first RQFII quota.

    • 14 Dec 2015
  • Zhuhai Huafa nets Rmb1.5bn from rare dim sum outing

    Zhuhai Huafa Group completed Asia’s first offshore renminbi denominated bond in close to a month, raising Rmb1.5bn ($235m) with a three year offering on November 18.

    • 19 Nov 2015
  • Signs of life in CNH bonds as Zhuhai Huafa plans 3yr dim sum

    Zhuhai Huafa Group (Zhuhai Huafa), a company closely involved with urban planning and development, is set to return to the dim sum bond market with a three year offering in the near future, GlobalRMB has learned.

    • 17 Nov 2015
  • ABC gives China a solid start to its green bond ambitions

    Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) priced a landmark transaction this week, raising approximately $1bn from a dual-currency, triple-tranche bond. Not only was this China’s first financial green bond, but ABC was also the second bank from the country to sell notes in London in as many days, setting the stage for president Xi Jingping’s visit to the UK next week. Rev Hui reports.

    • 14 Oct 2015
  • DBS heads to China, plans debut Panda bond

    DBS Bank is following in the footsteps of its peers with plans to launch a Panda bond this year, several sources have told GlobalRMB. The deal will not only be the bank’s debut in China’s onshore bond market, but also mark the first such trade from Singapore.

    • 14 Oct 2015
  • China forges closer UK ties with landmark ABC green bond

    China is boosting its capital markets collaboration with the UK with Agricultural Bank of China launching a dual-currency, triple-tranche bond on October 13. It would be the second Chinese lender to sell notes in London in as many days, and its offering will also mark the country’s first financial green bond.

    • 13 Oct 2015
  • ABC to roadshow debut green bond for president Xi’s London visit

    Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) is planning a roadshow in September for the world’s first offshore renminbi green bond that will be part of a multi-tranche deal. The trade scheduled to price ahead of president Xi’s visit to London in October and is one of a number of upcoming Chinese bonds aimed at the UK.

    • 22 Sep 2015

Panda Bonds Top Arrangers

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 Bank of China (BOC) 17.75
2 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 14.95
3 China Merchants Bank Co 11.64
4 Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) 10.50
5 China Construction Bank (CCB) 9.48

Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
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1 Morgan Stanley 22.44 89 7.39%
2 CITIC Securities 19.78 121 6.52%
3 China International Capital Corp Ltd 19.76 95 6.51%
4 Goldman Sachs 17.76 107 5.85%
5 China Securities Co Ltd 15.52 60 5.11%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
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1 HSBC 28.85 223 7.62%
2 Citi 28.41 169 7.50%
3 JPMorgan 19.37 134 5.12%
4 BofA Securities 18.70 103 4.94%
5 Standard Chartered Bank 17.89 163 4.72%

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