• Overseas covered issuers turn to cheap sterling market

    Royal Bank of Canada, Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, Commonwealth Bank of Australia and Deutsche Pfandbriefbank tapped the sterling covered bond market this week at cheaper levels than they could have achieved in euros and dollars.

    • 05 Jan 2017
  • Covered issuers front-load in size and duration

    Four covered bond issuers returned to the market on Tuesday with the first deals of 2017. Two €1.5bn 10 year transactions showed that borrowers are prioritising the tougher, longer duration deals and, while conditions permit, issuing in large size.

    • 03 Jan 2017

Panda Bonds Top Arrangers

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 Bank of China (BOC) 19.21
2 China Merchants Bank Co 12.60
3 China Construction Bank (CCB) 10.26
4 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 9.99
5 Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) 9.30

Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
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1 Morgan Stanley 20.33 77 7.68%
2 China International Capital Corp Ltd 18.34 86 6.92%
3 CITIC Securities 16.52 98 6.24%
4 Goldman Sachs 16.22 96 6.12%
5 China Securities Co Ltd 14.35 55 5.42%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
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1 HSBC 26.06 198 7.71%
2 Citi 25.79 149 7.63%
3 JPMorgan 17.33 120 5.13%
4 BofA Securities 16.87 93 4.99%
5 Standard Chartered Bank 16.10 144 4.76%

Asian polls & awards

  • GlobalCapital Asia Awards 2020: now open for submissions

    GlobalCapital Asia is pleased to invite pitches for our annual capital markets and investment banking awards, which recognise the most impressive transactions and investment banks of 2020.

  • GlobalCapital China 2019 awards winners: Part III

    In the final part of GlobalCapital China’s awards announcement, we discuss the key innovation of 2019, and reveal the individual that has made the greatest contribution to reforming and internationalising the Chinese onshore market.

  • GlobalCapital China 2019 awards winners: Part II

    In the second part of GlobalCapital China’s awards announcement, we reveal the winning banks across Panda bonds, G3 bonds and ABS, as well as the best bank for securities services and the most impressive law firm.

  • GlobalCapital Asia capital markets awards 2019: Investment banks

    In the fourth and final instalment of GlobalCapital Asia’s capital markets awards announcements, find out which firms have been named the Best Asian Investment Bank and the Best Investment Bank in the region for 2019.

  • GlobalCapital China announces 2019 awards winners: Part I

    GlobalCapital China, previously GlobalRMB, is pleased to announce the winners of its annual capital markets awards, honouring the banks, companies and individuals that have made the biggest contribution to bridging the gap between China’s markets and the rest of the world. In part one of the awards, we reveal the most impressive issuers in the FIG, corporate and SSA categories.