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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

  • Chinese duo keep Asian primary bond market alive

    Local government-owned Shandong Guohui Investment Co made a quick comeback to the dollar bond market to raise $300m on Thursday, when its Chinese peer Qingdao Jimo District Urban Development Investment Co made its offshore debut.

    • 16 Aug 2019
  • China banks in CEE upset trad lenders

    Chinese lending to and investment in central and eastern Europe is on the up. China has extended its reach to rival the influence of its western counterparts with its best weapon: money. But many bankers speaking to GlobalCapital this week think the trend is problematic.

    • 15 Aug 2019
  • Daimler drives in with Panda after eight month hiatus

    German carmaker Daimler wrapped up a Rmb5bn ($710m) two tranche private placement Panda bond on Wednesday. Returning to the market after eight months, the Panda bond regular drove through turbulence.

    • 08 Aug 2019
  • BAIC revs up €2.2bn loan to back Daimler stake purchase

    Beijing Automotive Group (BAIC) has thrown open a €2.2bn-equivalent loan to support its acquisition of a minority stake in German automaker Daimler.

    • 08 Aug 2019
  • Sinopec takes $2bn in soft market

    China Petrochemical Corp (Sinopec) navigated a weak market following this week’s rate cut announcement to raise $2bn from a three-tranche deal. While it took a smaller amount than usual, its transaction was well-timed, say bankers.

    • 02 Aug 2019

Bank of China In The Key League Tables

Asset Rank STLY Amount $m No of issues Share % STLY Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
Bookrunners of Global DCM 21 25 54,944.91 327 1.23% 0.94%
Global Syndicated Loan Volume 20 17 28,871.72 161 1.33% 1.72%
Bookrunners of Global ECM 22 47 3,061.31 16 0.76% 0.33%
Bookrunners of International Emerging Market DCM 13 9 10,291.38 138 2.25% 2.59%
Bookrunners of Global FIG 10 17 24,602.44 87 2.47% 1.24%
Bookrunners of Global Structured Finance 23 21 5,366.77 27 0.82% 0.70%
Syndicated Loan Revenue - EMEA 20 45 9.33 16 1.77% 0.32%
All Corporate Bonds 19 17 21,198.21 196 1.35% 1.40%
Leveraged Syndicated Loans 12 13 20,279.69 132 2.45% 2.19%
Dollar Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency) 23 25 1,560.77 6 0.69% 0.47%
Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG 25 26 2,003.54 30 0.46% 0.44%
Bookrunners of Dollar Corporate Investment Grade Bonds 25 21 3,654.87 49 0.66% 0.90%
Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM 6 7 9,947.55 128 3.63% 3.59%
Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM 12 23 3,061.31 16 2.31% 0.98%
Bookrunners of G3 Syndicated Loans (Asia Pacific ex-Japan) 3 10 4,922.84 18 6.66% 3.39%
Bookrunners of China Domestic DCM 2 2 41,224.57 168 7.90% 6.49%
Global Green Bonds 20 28 1,668.24 11 1.44% 0.80%

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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  • Today
1 JPMorgan 256,148.23 1150 8.47%
2 Citi 233,269.04 972 7.71%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 199,858.12 820 6.61%
4 Barclays 184,544.19 754 6.10%
5 Goldman Sachs 144,972.37 604 4.79%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 31,351.09 133 7.82%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 27,347.56 115 6.82%
3 JPMorgan 23,350.32 62 5.83%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 22,838.09 62 5.70%
5 UniCredit 19,966.03 111 4.98%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 8,160.55 49 10.09%
2 Morgan Stanley 7,744.92 38 9.57%
3 Goldman Sachs 6,966.15 37 8.61%
4 Citi 5,856.44 44 7.24%
5 UBS 4,820.17 25 5.96%