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  • People news in brief: February 28, 2019

    HKEX makes several hires — JPM poaches Olympian from GS for Aus ECM — BOC’s Sebastian Ha resurfaces at Chinese rival

    • 28 Feb 2019
  • BOC’s Ha resurfaces at Chinese rival

    Former Bank of China syndicate head Sebastian Ha has joined SPDB International as its head of fixed income.

    • 25 Feb 2019
  • PBoC opens first central bank bills swap

    The People’s Bank of China (PBoC) made good on its promise to swap perpetual bonds for government bills on Wednesday, kicking off a Rmb1.5bn ($222m) swap that forced the central bank to start issuing bills again after a long hiatus.

    • 20 Feb 2019
  • Onshore perps still out of reach for small Chinese banks

    Bank of China’s Rmb40bn ($5.9bn) perpetual bond has opened up a possible path for other banks with similar funding needs, but smaller banks may still find it hard to attract investors, said analysts and bankers this week. Widening the scope of perpetual bonds so that insurance companies can purchase them will be key to solving the problem.

    • 29 Jan 2019
  • BOC loses debt syndicate head in Hong Kong

    Bank of China’s Hong Kong-based debt syndicate head Sebastian Ha is leaving the firm next month.

    • 28 Jan 2019

Latest market news

  • Country Garden launches $1.5bn refi

    Country Garden has launched a $1.5bn-equivalent loan into general syndication after mandating a group of nine banks.

    • 08.30 AM
  • BMW slashes revolving period for new China ABS outing

    BMW Automotive Finance, a frequent issuer in China’s onshore auto ABS market, is gearing up for its second securitization deal of the year. This time around, the German automaker has shortened the usual one year revolving portion to just a month.

    • 30 Jun 2020
  • Bank of China (Djibouti) debuts in MTNs

    Bank of China sold its first ever bond out of its Djibouti branch on Monday, as Chinese issuers pour into capital markets to make up for time lost to the coronavirus pandemic.

    • 26 Jun 2020
  • AAHK loan soars to a bigger HK$35bn

    The Airport Authority Hong Kong has boosted the size of its loan to HK$35bn ($4.5bn), after receiving a strong response during syndication.

    • 24 Jun 2020
  • Indomobil changes tack, opens for syndication

    Indomobil Finance Indonesia has launched a $240m borrowing into general syndication, changing its approach to the fundraising after market sentiment improved.

    • 24 Jun 2020

Bank of China In The Key League Tables

Asset Rank STLY Amount $bn No of issues Share % STLY Share %
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  • Today
Global Syndicated Loan Volume 17 19 24.42 152 1.82% 1.73%
Bookrunners of International Emerging Market DCM 17 12 6.09 58 1.76% 2.31%
Bookrunners of Global FIG 16 10 11.37 49 1.49% 2.65%
Syndicated Loan Revenue - EMEA 20 45 0.01 16 1.77% 0.32%
All Sterling Bonds 23 42 0.41 4 0.37% 0.05%
Leveraged Syndicated Loans 9 5 16.17 125 3.00% 3.50%
Bookrunners of Central and Eastern Europe: Loans 11 35 0.45 3 3.57% 0.25%
Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM 11 5 4.86 53 2.72% 3.84%
Bookrunners of G3 Syndicated Loans (Asia Pacific ex-Japan) 6 4 1.40 9 4.49% 5.26%
Australia DCM 24 33 0.20 1 0.27% 0.23%
Bookrunners of China Domestic DCM 3 2 17.47 93 6.13% 7.87%

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
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  • Today
1 JPMorgan 334.74 1208 9.35%
2 BofA Securities 283.34 1063 7.91%
3 Citi 281.34 1007 7.86%
4 Goldman Sachs 199.22 666 5.56%
5 Barclays 188.74 728 5.27%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
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  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 57.63 110 14.82%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 26.70 85 6.87%
3 Santander 23.06 71 5.93%
4 UniCredit 18.91 76 4.86%
5 HSBC 18.89 67 4.86%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 5.30 30 14.10%
2 Credit Suisse 4.86 17 12.94%
3 BofA Securities 3.69 22 9.83%
4 JPMorgan 2.84 20 7.57%
5 Morgan Stanley 2.63 9 7.00%