• BPI to make overseas loan debut with $250m facility

    Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) is poised to make its debut in the international syndicated loan market with a $250m fundraising.

    • 31 Mar 2016
  • Southeast Asia loans round-up: Golden-Agri and SM Prime

    A $300m dual-tranche loan for a subsidiary of palm oil producer Golden-Agri Resources has wrapped up with just two new banks coming in.

    • 30 Mar 2016
  • Indonesia revels in record breaking $2.5bn sukuk

    The Republic of Indonesia’s savviness was on display this week when it broke several records with a red hot $2.5bn wakala. Not only was this the sovereign’s first dual-tranche appearance in the asset class, it was also its largest ever — achievements that were attained thanks to the country’s ability to listen to market feedback.

    • 22 Mar 2016
  • CIMB's regional ECM head to exit

    CIMB’s regional head of equity capital markets is understood to have tendered his resignation after more than a decade with the Malaysian lender, according to sources.

    • 21 Mar 2016
  • Indonesia launches first dual-tranche sukuk

    The Republic of Indonesia hit the market on Monday as it seeks to tie up a five year and a 10 year wakala — the first time the southeast Asian country has attempted a sukuk offering in two tranches.

    • 21 Mar 2016
  • Axiata extends curve with $500m wakala

    Malaysian telecommunications group Axiata extended its credit curve this week, raising $500m from a 10 year wakala sukuk.

    • 16 Mar 2016
  • Axiata, BoCom Leasing out with dollar offerings

    Malaysian telecommunications giant Axiata Group and Bank of Communications Financial Leasing are looking to tie up their respective dollar offerings on Tuesday with the former executing a sukuk and the latter a conventional bond.

    • 15 Mar 2016
  • Indonesia to meet investors for dollar sukuk return

    The Republic of Indonesia is set to go on the road to meet investors for its annual return to the dollar sukuk market.

    • 08 Mar 2016
  • Updated: Ranhill drags $94m IPO across the line

    Ranhill Holdings has finally sealed its IPO of MR386.78m ($93.76m) at the bottom of the range after delaying the pricing decision from Tuesday and dropping the secondary offering.

    • 04 Mar 2016
  • WCT picks banks for IPOs of Reit, construction arm

    Malaysia-listed WCT Holdings is looking to spin off its property into a real estate investment trust and list its construction arm, with both IPOs likely to come to the market next year.

    • 03 Mar 2016
  • Axiata gauges interest ahead of sukuk return

    Malaysian telecommunications company Axiata Group has mandated three banks for a quick return to the Islamic bond market.

    • 03 Mar 2016
  • Changes at the top for CIMB and Maybank’s IB divisions

    Malaysia’s CIMB has named Kong Sooi Lin as CEO of its investment bank, a role she had covered since the group chief executive left the position earlier this year.

    • 03 Mar 2016
  • CIMB promotes Kong to CEO of IB

    Malaysia’s CIMB has named Kong Sooi Lin the CEO of its investment bank, a role she had filled in the interim after the bank’s group chief executive left the position.

    • 01 Mar 2016
  • Institutional investors jump into $122m UMH IPO

    Union Medical Healthcare covered the institutional tranche of its HK$951m ($122m) IPO on the first day of bookbuilding, with the deal driven by orders from Asian accounts.

    • 01 Mar 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%

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.