• Wisdom Education lands $110m from pre-Trump IPO

    Chinese private school operator Wisdom Education International Holdings has sealed its HK$850m ($109.6m) IPO, finding enough demand to make it through a tight window while defying President Trump-inspired jitters, according to a banker working on the deal.

    • 23 Jan 2017
  • Mandates flood Monday market

    Issuers anxious to meet with investors before the Chinese New Year are kicking off the week with roadshows around Asia. Beijing Capital Group, Qinghai Provincial Investment Group, China Huarong Asset Management, and Indonesia’s Pan Brothers are all pursuing dollar bonds.

    • 16 Jan 2017
  • Greater China corps print $960m in bonds on busy Thursday

    SEA Holdings, Guangzhou R&F Properties and a Changchun local government financing vehicle took advantage of the abundant liquidity in the bond market by locking in funds on Thursday.

    • 13 Jan 2017
  • Wisdom kickstarts IPO, New Century prices

    China’s Wisdom Education International Holdings hit the road on Thursday, opening books for its Hong Kong IPO that could raise up to HK$1.1bn ($147.0m).

    • 12 Jan 2017
  • Corporate issuers battle for investor attention

    Corporates from Hong Kong, China and Singapore were clamouring for investors’ attention on Thursday for their respective offerings.

    • 12 Jan 2017
  • Strong DCM pipeline with four bonds in the works

    Four corporates from Greater China announced their respective plans to sell bonds on Monday, setting the stage for a potentially busy week of primary issuance in Asia.

    • 09 Jan 2017
  • Chinese property issuers seal bonds ahead of busy 2017

    Guangzhou R&F Properties Co and KWG Property Holding raised a combined $515m at the tail end of last week, just before the start of what many anticipate to be a busy year for Chinese property debt issuance.

    • 03 Jan 2017
  • Cifi seals $530m club loan in two tranches

    Chinese property developer Cifi Holdings (Group) Co has raised $530m from a multi-currency club loan.

    • 03 Jan 2017

Panda Bonds Top Arrangers

Year To Date Same time last year
Rank Arranger Share % by Volume Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 Bank of China (BOC) 17.83 1 Bank of China (BOC) 18.51
2 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 9.23 2 China Merchants Bank Co 11.71
3 Everbright Securities 7.37 3 China Construction Bank (CCB) 11.39
4 China Merchants Bank Co 7.06 4 Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) 10.28
5 China Bohai Bank 5.41 4 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 10.28

Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

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

Asian polls & awards

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