• CréditAg breaks new ground with first Panda bond

    Crédit Agricole printed a Rmb1bn ($142m) three year renminbi bond in China on Wednesday. Despite being a senior preferred deal and including write-down and conversion to equity clauses, both new to onshore investors, the Panda still managed to achieve tight pricing and a well-covered book. Rebecca Feng reports.

    • 05 Dec 2019
  • Updated: Dongfeng Nissan pays up for auto ABS

    Dongfeng Nissan sold its 13th Chinese auto loan ABS, a Rmb4.3bn ($621m) three-tranche note, on June 13. Both senior tranches were priced 25bp higher than the issuer's previous deal.

    • 05 Jun 2019
  • China’s commercial banks flock to tier two

    Chinese commercial banks’ rush to sell tier two bonds has begun. These banks look set to sell more subordinated debt this week than they did in the whole first quarter of 2018.

    • 20 Mar 2019
  • SMIC returns to Pandas after two year break

    Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation (SMIC), a red-chip issuer, sealed a three year Rmb1.5bn Panda bond at the end of last week.

    • 04 Mar 2019
  • Chinese commercial banks rush to replenish capital

    Chinese banks will sell at least Rmb240bn ($36bn) of tier two bonds in March, launching what bankers think will be a wall of supply.

    • 28 Feb 2019
  • NDB returns to Panda bonds with tight deal

    New Development Bank, the multilateral development bank, returned to the Panda bond market on Monday. It raised Rmb3bn ($446m) from a tightly-priced green bond.

    • 25 Feb 2019

Panda Bonds Top Arrangers

Year To Date Same time last year
Rank Arranger Share % by Volume Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 Bank of China (BOC) 19.61 1 Bank of China (BOC) 16.33
2 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 10.15 2 China Construction Bank (CCB) 12.35
3 Everbright Securities 8.11 3 Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) 10.96
4 China Merchants Bank Co 7.77 3 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 10.96
5 CITIC Securities 5.65 5 China Merchants Bank Co 10.76

Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Morgan Stanley 4.98 19 10.86%
2 Goldman Sachs 4.62 16 10.07%
3 CITIC Securities 4.07 15 8.87%
4 UBS 3.44 13 7.49%
5 China International Capital Corp Ltd 3.20 13 6.98%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 7.37 37 8.71%
2 HSBC 6.74 55 7.98%
3 JPMorgan 5.95 40 7.03%
4 BofA Securities 4.82 30 5.70%
5 Standard Chartered Bank 4.69 37 5.55%

Asian polls & awards

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    In the second part of GlobalCapital China’s awards announcements, we reveal the winning banks across Panda bonds and ABS, as well as the best bank for securities services.

  • GlobalCapital China announces 2020 awards winners: Part I

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  • GlobalCapital Asia awards 2020: Investment banks

    In the final instalment of GlobalCapital Asia’s awards announcements, we reveal the best Asian investment bank and the best investment bank in the region for 2020, as well as the bank that stands out for its response to the Covid pandemic.

  • GlobalCapital Asia awards 2020: Bonds

    In part three of GlobalCapital Asia's awards results announcements, we reveal the winning bond deals across different categories, as well as the best debt houses and the best bank for SRI financing.