• Investors swoon after dollar market love-in

    The US corporate new issuance calendar took a breather on Thursday after clocking up its busiest week of the year with $30bn of supply in just three days. Borrowers remained on the sidelines as investors digested the supply onslaught that brought bulging order books and tight pricing.

    • 14 Feb 2019
  • KfW tightens price on Canadian dollar return

    KfW made a strong return to the Canadian dollar market on Thursday after 3.5 years away from the currency, as it tightened pricing on its comeback deal. The German agency came alongside a green bond in the currency from a Canadian province.

    • 14 Feb 2019
  • KfW and Québec to hit Canadian market

    KfW and Québec will bring Canadian dollar bonds to the market on Thursday, with the former looking to issue in the currency for the first time since 2015.

    • 13 Feb 2019
  • Canadian TLAC issuance to ‘increase imminently’, says CreditSights

    Analysts at the research house CreditSights expect that Canadian banks could soon start issuing more senior bonds for their total loss-absorbing capacity requirements (TLAC), having held back from the market after taking care of their funding needs with older forms of senior debt.

    • 05 Feb 2019

Panda Bonds Top Arrangers

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 Bank of China (BOC) 15.31
2 Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) 14.03
3 China Merchants Bank Co 13.78
4 China Construction Bank (CCB) 12.76
5 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 11.48

Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
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1 Morgan Stanley 7.44 27 18.77%
2 Goldman Sachs 6.16 27 15.52%
3 JPMorgan 5.24 20 13.21%
4 UBS 3.05 22 7.69%
5 HSBC 2.66 10 6.70%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
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  • Today
1 HSBC 15.53 98 8.69%
2 Citi 15.45 73 8.65%
3 BofA Securities 10.20 41 5.71%
4 Standard Chartered Bank 7.96 61 4.45%
5 Goldman Sachs 7.82 33 4.37%

Asian polls & awards

  • 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.

  • GlobalCapital Asia capital markets awards 2019: Bonds

    In part three of GlobalCapital Asia's awards results announcements, we reveal the winning bond deals across a variety of categories. In addition, we also name the Best G3 Bond House, Best High Yield Bond House and the winner of the Best House for SRI Financing.