• Ranhill forges ahead with $181m listing

    Ranhill Holdings launched its MR760m ($181m) IPO on Monday morning, with the Malaysian utility firm finally deciding to go ahead with a one-day bookbuild for the float.

    • 29 Feb 2016
  • Eco World lays foundation for $500m IPO

    Eco World International, which dropped plans for a special purpose acquisition company IPO in 2015, is seeking to raise $500m with a listing by the middle of this year, said sources.

    • 26 Feb 2016
  • Ranhill eyes one-day bookbuild for $191m IPO

    In an unusual move, Malaysia’s Ranhill Holdings may shorten bookbuilding for its MR807.5m ($190.96mm) IPO to just one day, as volatile market conditions have made it impossible to find the right window.

    • 26 Feb 2016
  • Khazanah divides opinion with dollar sukuk debut

    Khazanah Nasional made its inaugural appearance in the dollar sukuk market this week with a $750m transaction. But the landmark trade courted plenty of controversy around its execution and the notes’ subsequent secondary performance.

    • 24 Feb 2016
  • Khazanah, BoC HK market dollar bonds

    Khazanah Nasional started taking orders for its first Islamic bond in dollars on Tuesday, while Bank of China’s Hong Kong branch launched bookbuilding for a triple tranche senior dollar deal.

    • 23 Feb 2016
  • Indonesia in line for chunky Cikarang listing

    Indonesia-based power producer Cikarang Listrindo is planning to launch the country's largest IPO for almost a year.

    • 18 Feb 2016
  • Philippines launches new bond as Indonesia goes on NDR

    The Asia ex-Japan bond market finally saw some primary activity on Wednesday with the Republic of the Philippines set to be the first sovereign issuer of the year. The country launched a new 25 year bond and is giving investors the option to switch out of 16 outstanding deals at the same time.

    • 17 Feb 2016
  • Ranhill delays $196m Malaysia IPO further

    Ranhill Holdings remains undecided on when to open books for its MR807.5m ($195.94m) Malaysian IPO and is taking a day-by-day approach on the launch due to volatile market conditions, said sources.

    • 15 Feb 2016
  • Asian equity bankers brace for torrid 2016

    Equities is proving a tough business to get right in Asia, with yet more banks forced to cut staff in recent months. Barclays and CIMB are just the latest in a long line of casualties, and as the fee pool continues to shrink, industry insiders reckon that more pain is in store for the bit players, writes John Loh.

    • 01 Feb 2016
  • Indonesia mandates five for sukuk in Q1

    The Republic of Indonesia has chosen five banks to work on a dollar sukuk to be sold in the first quarter of the year.

    • 01 Feb 2016

Panda Bonds Top Arrangers

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 Bank of China (BOC) 17.59
2 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 14.82
3 China Merchants Bank Co 12.42
4 Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) 10.40
5 China Construction Bank (CCB) 9.39

Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
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  • Today
1 Morgan Stanley 3.43 12 18.65%
2 CITIC Securities 2.34 7 12.75%
3 Goldman Sachs 1.69 7 9.21%
4 China International Capital Corp Ltd 1.43 9 7.76%
5 Citi 1.24 5 6.74%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
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1 Citi 3.01 18 8.07%
2 JPMorgan 2.54 22 6.81%
3 HSBC 2.28 26 6.12%
4 Standard Chartered Bank 1.97 18 5.28%
5 BofA Securities 1.86 15 4.99%

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