• Not just property: Chinese issuers rush to bonds

    Fosun International, China Grand Automotive Services and China Molybdenum Co rushed out to the offshore bond market on Monday, helping kick-start a rush of issuance before Chinese New Year.

    • 29 Jan 2019
  • Aiming for the sky: China Evergrande takes home $3bn

    China Evergrande Group raised $3bn with a tap of three of its existing bonds, but the issuance put a dent in its secondary curve as noteholders fled to the juicier new deal.

    • 24 Jan 2019
  • Chinese issuers turn to anchored bonds

    Club-style Chinese deals were back this week as Peking University Founder Group Co raised $150m from a three year bond and Yankuang Group grabbed $215m.

    • 24 Jan 2019
  • China Evergrande walks away with $3bn tap

    China Evergrande Group hit its size goal of $3bn with a tap of three of its existing bonds, a strategic decision by the property developer. But the issuance dented its secondary curve as noteholders fled to the juicier new transaction.

    • 23 Jan 2019
  • Far East Horizon throws open $580m deal into general

    Far East Horizon has opened into syndication a $580m-equivalent three year term loan via six mandated lead arrangers and bookrunners.

    • 23 Jan 2019
  • Greenland joins peers to build $300m deal

    Greenland Holding Group has taken the first step towards refinancing its 2019 maturities, pricing a $300m bond in a busy period for Chinese real estate issuers.

    • 17 Jan 2019
  • Yield-hungry investors buoy property bonds

    The party in Chinese high yield real estate bonds continued this week, with China Aoyuan Group, Zhenro Properties and Yuzhou Properties taking home $1.15bn between them on Tuesday.

    • 16 Jan 2019
  • Seazen, Powerlong score attractive dollar funding

    Seazen Holdings, previously known as Future Land Holdings, and Powerlong Real Estate raised $500m between them on Monday for near-term refinancing, with positive market sentiment allowing them to price their bonds tightly.

    • 08 Jan 2019
  • Chinese issuers keep markets busy, more to come

    Several Chinese borrowers ventured into the bond market at the end of December, locking up last-minute deals that were mainly supported by anchor orders.

    • 03 Jan 2019

Panda Bonds Top Arrangers

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 Bank of China (BOC) 29.33
2 China Merchants Bank Co 8.33
3 CITIC Securities 8.12
3 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 8.12
5 China CITIC Bank Corp 6.06

Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
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  • 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%

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