• Asia IPOs news in brief: July 18, 2019

    Wanda Sports kicks off IPO bookbuild — CloudMinds starts gauging interest for $500m float — NetEase's Youdao eyes US listing — Alphamab Oncology gears up for HK deal

    • 18 Jul 2019
  • BMW on funding spree with new auto loan ABS

    BMW returned to China’s auto loan ABS market on Tuesday with a Rmb8bn ($1.2bn) two-tranche deal, its largest issuance so far, and received a big thumbs-up from investors.

    • 17 Jul 2019
  • Alphamab Oncology gears up for HK IPO

    Chinese biopharmaceutical company Alphamab Oncology is planning to start sounding out investors for its Hong Kong IPO later this week, according to a source close to the transaction.

    • 16 Jul 2019
  • CloudMinds starts gauging interest for $500m float

    Chinese robotics company CloudMinds has started sounding out investors for a $500m IPO of American Depository Shares (ADS) on the New York Stock Exchange, according to bankers close to the situation.

    • 16 Jul 2019
  • Wanda Sports kicks off IPO bookbuild

    China’s Wanda Sports Group began a week-long bookbuild on Monday morning, with a plan to raise as much as $500m on the Nasdaq.

    • 15 Jul 2019
  • Geely poised to launch second auto loan ABS

    Genius Auto Finance, a joint venture between Geely Automobile and BNP Paribas Personal Finance, is planning a return to the auto loan ABS market on July 18 with a Rmb4bn ($581.6m) four-tranche deal.

    • 12 Jul 2019
  • Well timed: BMW roars back into Panda market

    BMW returned to the Panda bond market on Wednesday, raising Rmb3.5bn ($509m) from a privately-placed deal. The shortest tranche got plenty of demand from local investors, helped by flush short-term liquidity.

    • 11 Jul 2019
  • BMW readies its biggest auto loan ABS

    After raising Rmb5.5bn ($799m) from its largest auto loan ABS deal in March, BMW’s Chinese auto finance arm is returning for more. The planned Rmb8bn deal will hit the market on July 16.

    • 10 Jul 2019
  • China’s Feihe sets the stage for Hong Kong listing

    The Hong Kong Stock Exchange is sifting through three IPO applications submitted by Chinese companies in three different sectors this week.

    • 04 Jul 2019

Panda Bonds Top Arrangers

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 Bank of China (BOC) 21.85
2 China Merchants Securities Co 14.67
3 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 14.44
4 Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) 8.89
5 China Securities 7.41

Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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  • Today
1 CITIC Securities 9,346.38 46 7.80%
2 Goldman Sachs 8,791.68 35 7.34%
3 Morgan Stanley 7,131.69 47 5.95%
4 China International Capital Corp Ltd 6,923.83 42 5.78%
5 UBS 6,281.96 46 5.24%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 HSBC 21,772.21 186 8.61%
2 Citi 15,676.35 116 6.20%
3 JPMorgan 13,488.58 90 5.33%
4 Standard Chartered Bank 10,739.32 105 4.25%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 9,668.56 74 3.82%

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