• CMB Leasing juggles price and size for bond

    CMB Financial Leasing Co had to navigate hurdles around structure, timing and pricing for its dual-tranche bond outing this week, managing to bag $800m from a $2.7bn order book.

    • 29 Jan 2021
  • Kuaishou steals the show with bumper Hong Kong listing

    Chinese video-sharing platform Kuaishou Technology is generating huge demand for its IPO, which could be worth as much as HK$42bn ($5.4bn). The deal, set to be the largest primary listing globally since 2019, shows the growing interest around short video companies. Jonathan Breen reports.

    • 28 Jan 2021
  • Yuexiu Transport nabs Rmb1bn from Panda

    Red chip issuer Yuexiu Transport Infrastructure ditched its usual bullet bond structure in favour of a five year puttable Panda outing this week.

    • 28 Jan 2021
  • Kuaishou launches jumbo $5.4bn Hong Kong IPO

    Chinese video-sharing platform Kuaishou Technology, a rival to TikTok parent ByteDance, has started testing investor appetite for Hong Kong's largest IPO in over two years as it seeks HK$42bn ($5.42bn).

    • 25 Jan 2021
  • Hansoh Pharma, Hongqiao tap Asia CB market

    Hong Kong-listed Hansoh Pharmaceutical Group and China Hongqiao Group have added to the burst of convertible bond activity in the first week of 2021, raising a combined $900m from the equity-linked market on Thursday.

    • 08 Jan 2021

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) 18.40
2 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 9.23 2 China Merchants Bank Co 11.64
3 Everbright Securities 7.37 3 China Construction Bank (CCB) 11.32
4 China Merchants Bank Co 7.06 4 Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) 10.22
5 China Bohai Bank 5.41 4 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 10.22

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

  • GlobalCapital China 2020 awards winners: Part III

    In the final part of GlobalCapital China’s awards announcements, we reveal the year’s key innovation – and the individual who has made the greatest contribution to reforming and internationalising the onshore market.

  • GlobalCapital China 2020 awards winners: Part II

    In the second part of GlobalCapital China’s awards announcements, we reveal the winning banks across Panda bonds and ABS, as well as the best bank for securities services.

  • GlobalCapital China announces 2020 awards winners: Part I

    GlobalCapital China is pleased to announce the winners of its annual awards, recognising the banks, issuers and individuals that have made the biggest contribution to developing China’s onshore markets. In part one, we reveal the most impressive issuers in the FIG, corporate and SSA categories.

  • GlobalCapital Asia awards 2020: Investment banks

    In the final instalment of GlobalCapital Asia’s awards announcements, we reveal the best Asian investment bank and the best investment bank in the region for 2020, as well as the bank that stands out for its response to the Covid pandemic.

  • GlobalCapital Asia awards 2020: Bonds

    In part three of GlobalCapital Asia's awards results announcements, we reveal the winning bond deals across different categories, as well as the best debt houses and the best bank for SRI financing.