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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

  • Veolia prints Rmb1.5bn Panda bond return

    French water and waste management and energy services company, Veolia Environnement, bagged Rmb1.5bn ($215m) from a private placement Panda bond issuance last Friday.

    • 07.30 AM
  • Investec raises $450m as foreign lenders smile on SA

    Investec has entered the loan market for the third time this year, taking a $450m two year term loan from a range of international lenders.

    • 12 Dec 2019
  • Langham closes HK$7.5bn sustainability-linked loan

    Langham Hospitality Investments has closed a HK$7.5bn ($958m) sustainability-linked deal with 11 lenders, marking the first loan of its kind from the hospitality sector in Asia.

    • 11 Dec 2019
  • Veolia plans return to Panda market, mandates banks

    French company Veolia Environnement is set to return to the Panda bond market after more than a year away. It has mandated banks for its third outing in China’s debt market.

    • 11 Dec 2019
  • GAC-Sofinco drives home tightly priced auto ABS

    GAC-Sofinco Auto Finance, a joint venture between Crédit Agricole Consumer Finance and Guangzhou Automobile Corp, wrapped up a Rmb6bn ($851m) four tranche internationally rated auto ABS deal on Thursday. The trade was priced tightly thanks to the issuer’s good relationship with banks.

    • 06 Dec 2019

Bank of China In The Key League Tables

Asset Rank STLY Amount $bn No of issues Share % STLY Share %
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  • Today
Bookrunners of Global DCM 20 23 88.39 515 1.30% 1.13%
Global Syndicated Loan Volume 20 20 42.88 221 1.26% 1.47%
Bookrunners of International Emerging Market DCM 11 9 16.37 219 2.36% 2.68%
Bookrunners of Global FIG 10 15 45.09 153 2.89% 1.65%
Bookrunners of Global Structured Finance 24 21 7.81 41 0.74% 1.00%
Syndicated Loan Revenue - EMEA 20 45 0.01 16 1.77% 0.32%
All Corporate Bonds 19 17 29.81 296 1.24% 1.51%
Leveraged Syndicated Loans 12 17 30.74 172 2.27% 2.06%
Dollar Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency) 24 25 2.06 8 0.58% 0.46%
Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG 25 21 3.16 49 0.49% 0.53%
Bookrunners of Dollar Corporate Investment Grade Bonds 25 22 6.10 82 0.72% 0.78%
Bookrunners of Central and Eastern Europe: Loans 20 28 0.56 3 1.74% 0.79%
Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM 6 8 15.57 202 3.73% 3.62%
Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM 16 21 3.20 21 1.38% 1.01%
Bookrunners of G3 Syndicated Loans (Asia Pacific ex-Japan) 5 11 5.27 22 5.02% 3.05%
Bookrunners of China Domestic DCM 2 2 66.49 264 7.98% 7.11%
Bookrunners of Singapore dollar DCM 20 12 0.01 1 0.09% 0.16%
Global Green Bonds 24 11 2.23 17 1.13% 2.26%

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
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1 JPMorgan 383.74 1789 8.32%
2 Citi 354.85 1533 7.70%
3 BofA Securities 305.97 1325 6.64%
4 Barclays 274.57 1156 5.96%
5 HSBC 225.97 1251 4.90%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
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1 BNP Paribas 57.61 243 8.24%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 44.80 217 6.40%
3 JPMorgan 35.87 108 5.13%
4 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 31.90 157 4.56%
5 UniCredit 31.50 170 4.50%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
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  • Today
1 JPMorgan 13.18 83 8.22%
2 Goldman Sachs 12.87 66 8.02%
3 Morgan Stanley 12.21 55 7.61%
4 Citi 10.11 72 6.30%
5 Credit Suisse 6.93 38 4.32%