• StanChart Panda bond gets approval, will hit market soon

    Standard Chartered has been given the nod for its debut Panda bond issuance from the People’s Bank of China (PBoC) and the deal is expected to take place quite soon, two sources with knowledge of the trade have told GlobalRMB.

    • 05 Nov 2015
  • BOCHK pips HSBC to the post as both price Panda debuts

    Bank of China Hong Kong took the market by surprise on September 29 when it announced in the morning that it had successfully completed its Rmb1bn ($157m) Panda bond. That meant BOCHK, whose deal had been expected to run alongside a similar trade from HSBC that also priced on Tuesday, was able to claim the position of the first foreign bank to issue in China’s domestic bond market.

    • 29 Sep 2015
  • Hedge funds and China: a love-hate affair

    In the confusing world of China’s investor access programmes, one thing regulators have made clear is that hedge funds are not welcome. The launch of the Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect gave the industry access the mainland markets, but the recent stock market trouble has seen regulators take a much harder stance.

    • 08 Sep 2015

Panda Bonds Top Arrangers

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 Bank of China (BOC) 18.45
2 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 13.56
3 China Merchants Bank Co 12.10
4 China Construction Bank (CCB) 9.85
5 Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) 8.93

Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
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1 Morgan Stanley 22.44 89 7.39%
2 CITIC Securities 19.78 121 6.52%
3 China International Capital Corp Ltd 19.76 95 6.51%
4 Goldman Sachs 17.76 107 5.85%
5 China Securities Co Ltd 15.52 60 5.11%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $bn No of issues Share %
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1 HSBC 28.85 223 7.62%
2 Citi 28.41 169 7.50%
3 JPMorgan 19.37 134 5.12%
4 BofA Securities 18.70 103 4.94%
5 Standard Chartered Bank 17.89 163 4.72%

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