• Bank of America smashes hybrid record with 4.3% coupon

    Records tumbled in the US bond market this week, as Bank of America and Toronto Dominion set new pricing records.

    • 23 Jan 2020
  • EIB USD1bn FRN Jan 23

    • 23 Jan 2020
  • EIB impresses with double sterling and dollar grab

    The European Investment Bank doubled up in capital markets on Wednesday, hitting screens for a fixed rate sterling benchmark and a Sofr-linked floating rate dollar note.

    • 22 Jan 2020
  • EIB out with first SSA Sofr of 2020

    The European Investment Bank is keeping a busy pace in capital markets, mandating banks on Tuesday for its sixth syndicated transaction of the year in a core currency.

    • 21 Jan 2020
  • Tight dollar successes for KfW and Canada

    KfW and Canada both launched dollar benchmarks on Wednesday, bringing a pair of highly subscribed and tight deals. Following their success, two Asian SSA issuers prepare to join the busy dollar market.

    • 14 Jan 2020
  • Canada and KfW line up in popular dollar market

    KfW picked banks on Monday to lead the dollar market's first three year SSA deal of the year, while infrequent issuer Canada is looking to ride the recent wave of five year dollar supply after appointing banks to lead a new benchmark deal.

    • 13 Jan 2020
  • Maple market opens with green shoots

    A pair of supranationals opened the Maple market with sustainability bonds this week. The Canadian green market is “going through a growth phase” as more and more domestic investors show interest in the product, according to bankers.

    • 09 Jan 2020

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) 21.99 1 Bank of China (BOC) 15.25
2 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 11.38 2 China Construction Bank (CCB) 13.14
3 China Merchants Bank Co 8.71 3 Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) 11.65
4 CITIC Securities 6.33 3 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 11.65
5 China International Capital Corp (CICC) 5.30 5 China Merchants Bank Co 11.44

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.