• China rail duo set H-share CBs on right track

    China Railway Rolling Stock Corp hit the equity-linked market this week for $600m, becoming only the second firm to print an H-share CB in Asia since 2007. The deal, which follows a similar issue from a Chinese peer earlier this month, has set in motion the transition from a rare deal type into a regular funding option.

    • 28 Jan 2016
  • Postal Savings banks picks five for jumbo $15bn HK listing

    Postal Savings Bank of China has selected five banks to lead its jumbo $15bn IPO, which is set to become the largest listing in Hong Kong in five years.

    • 28 Jan 2016
  • KRX approves Hotel Lotte $5bn IPO

    South Korea’s stock market regulator has approved Hotel Lotte’s plans for an IPO, which could raise as much as $5bn and take the title of the largest listing in the country.

    • 28 Jan 2016
  • Postal Savings names leads for $15bn IPO

    Postal Savings Bank of China has picked five banks to lead its listing, which could raise as much as $15bn to become the largest IPO in Hong Kong in five years.

    • 27 Jan 2016
  • Reliance Industries opens $975m loan into general

    A $975m refinancing for India’s Reliance Industries has opened for general syndication via 13 mandated lead arrangers and bookrunners.

    • 27 Jan 2016
  • Tata Power arm eyes longer tenor for refi

    Tata Power subsidiary Bhira Investments, which has picked six lenders to arrange a refinancing of a $460m facility, is stretching the tenor of the new loan to five years.

    • 25 Jan 2016
  • Haier loan could skip overseas syndication for China market

    China’s Haier Group is expected to use bank loans to fund up to $3.3bn of its forthcoming $5.4bn acquisition of US-based GE Appliances. Bankers have predicted an onshore China takeout, but the fundraising structure has not yet been disclosed, reports Shruti Chaturvedi.

    • 21 Jan 2016
  • Volatility strikes KEB Hana’s first G3 bond

    KEB Hana Bank battled choppy markets with its first international outing after its merger. As volatility heightened during bookbuilding, the lender opted to scale back the size of the deal in exchange for tighter pricing.

    • 21 Jan 2016
  • Bhira Investments picks six banks for $460m refi

    Tata Power subsidiary Bhira Investments is understood to have mandated six banks to arrange a refinancing of a $460m loan wrapped up in October 2014.

    • 21 Jan 2016
  • Quick Heal to launch $80m float in February

    India's Quick Heal Technologies wrapped up investor meetings for its $70m-$80m IPO last week and plans to open books in mid-February, according to sources.

    • 21 Jan 2016
  • BAML completes ECM reshaping with Fleming, Losada moves

    Bank of America Merrill Lynch has completed a plan that has been in the works for 18 months, by promoting James Fleming and Sam Losada to co-heads of EMEA ECM.

    • 20 Jan 2016
  • Tata Steel $1.5bn loan launches into general

    Tata Steel's $1.5bn refinancing has been launched into general syndication after a senior phase that began in early December.

    • 20 Jan 2016
  • KEB Hana out with first G3 bond since merger

    South Korea’s KEB Hana Bank has gone live with the first international bond since its merger, launching a dollar deal on Wednesday morning.

    • 20 Jan 2016
  • IDBI glad-hands investors for Rp38bn QIP

    IDBI Bank’s top management are doing the rounds with investors as they try to drum up interest for a Rp38bn ($561.3m) qualified institutional placement.

    • 18 Jan 2016
  • Haier lines up three banks for $5.4bn GE acquisition

    Chinese company Haier has enlisted three lenders to fund its $5.4bn acquisition of Kentucky headquartered GE Appliances.

    • 18 Jan 2016
  • BAML promotes Zapparoli to co-head of Apac GCIB

    Bank of America Merrill Lynch is moving back to a co-head structure for its Asia Pacific global corporate and investment banking unit, with Elif Bilgi Zapparoli promoted to the role, according to a memo seen by GlobalCapital Asia.

    • 14 Jan 2016
  • Ping An revels in strong debut showing

    The drawing power of one of Asia’s top credits was on show this week with Ping An Life Insurance Co of China debuting in the dollar bond market with a $1.2bn deal that was multiple times covered across two tranches.

    • 13 Jan 2016
  • Hotel Lotte eyes $5bn in record Korea IPO

    Hotel Lotte could raise as much as $5bn from its IPO, expected as early as March, and land the title of the largest ever listing in South Korea in the process, according to market sources.

    • 13 Jan 2016
  • Ping An, Woori, China Energy find dollar windows

    Ping An Life Insurance Company of China started building books for its inaugural dollar bond on Tuesday, while South Korea’s Woori Bank and China Energy Reserve and Chemicals Group are also wooing investors for their respective dollar deals.

    • 12 Jan 2016
  • IDBI picks seven banks for Rp38bn QIP

    India’s IDBI Bank has named a group of seven banks to manage a qualified institutional placement, according to a source involved in the transaction.

    • 08 Jan 2016
  • KEB Hana picks seven banks for dollar deal

    South Korea's KEB Hana Bank is set to meet investors next week ahead of its first foray into the dollar bond market since its merger.

    • 08 Jan 2016
  • KDB brushes off worries with dollar return

    Korea Development Bank (KDB) snagged tight pricing for its $1.5bn dual-tranche bond, completing one of the first deals of the year in Asia. Some accounts stayed away citing expensive pricing and geopolitical concerns, but investors still thronged to the credit, viewing it as a defensive play amid high volatility.

    • 07 Jan 2016
  • Swire, KDB lead the way for Asian IG bonds

    Hong Kong real estate giant Swire Properties and the Korea Development Bank have launched the first investment grade bonds from Asia for 2016, opening books for dollar-denominated transactions on January 6.

    • 06 Jan 2016
  • Asia DCM off to a busy start in 2016

    Asia’s debt capital market is set for a busy start to the year with both repeat and debut issuers looking to sell dollar offerings as early as this week.

    • 04 Jan 2016

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 227,365.29 1021 8.28%
2 Citi 211,404.92 882 7.70%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 176,375.36 735 6.42%
4 Barclays 164,503.56 674 5.99%
5 HSBC 136,422.24 745 4.97%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 27,431.07 110 7.86%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 25,676.63 105 7.36%
3 JPMorgan 21,834.93 53 6.26%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 21,382.31 54 6.13%
5 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 16,639.52 78 4.77%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Morgan Stanley 7,483.79 37 9.65%
2 JPMorgan 7,363.27 46 9.50%
3 Goldman Sachs 6,842.44 35 8.83%
4 Citi 5,763.97 41 7.44%
5 UBS 4,691.07 23 6.05%