• GAC-Sofinco prices China auto ABS return

    GAC-Sofinco priced a Rmb4bn ($564m) four-tranche auto loan asset-backed securitization (ABS) on Tuesday, venturing into the market despite rising onshore yields in a move that puts it ahead of an expected surge of supply in the last quarter of the year.

    • 14 Oct 2020
  • GAC-Sofinco prepares for auto ABS return

    GAC-Sofinco Automobile Finance Co is readying a Rmb4bn ($589m) return to the auto loan asset-backed securities market, opting for the same structure as its last thinly priced deal.

    • 06 Oct 2020
  • Geely returns to auto ABS market for bigger deal

    Genius Auto Finance sealed a Rmb4.5bn ($651m) three tranche auto loan securitization trade on Thursday, setting the stage for a steady revival of the Chinese auto ABS market.

    • 21 Aug 2020
  • Toyota gets tight pricing on auto ABS return

    Toyota Motor Finance (China) sealed a Rmb4.5bn ($629m) dual-tranche auto securitization deal on Wednesday. Its return to the onshore market was the latest in a series of tightly priced auto ABS outings.

    • 27 May 2020
  • Foreign banks throw weight behind Toyota’s Rmb4.5bn auto ABS

    Toyota Motor Finance (China) Co is set to price a Rmb4.5bn ($633m) auto loan ABS next week, bringing to the market only its second deal in two and a half years. The 11-member underwriting group has eight foreign banks.

    • 19 May 2020
  • Geely jumps on the bandwagon for tightly priced ABS

    Genius Auto Finance sealed a Rmb4bn ($563m) three tranche auto loan ABS on Thursday, piercing through a razor-thin 2% coupon level for the senior tranches.

    • 15 May 2020
  • GAC-Sofinco scores record low pricing for ABS outing

    GAC-Sofinco Auto Finance priced a Rmb4bn ($564m) four-tranche auto loan ABS offering on Tuesday. The senior class A1 and A2 tranches were both sealed at coupons below 2%, setting a new record for Chinese auto ABS issuers.

    • 13 May 2020
  • Geely JV mulls second China ABS outing of the year

    Genius Auto Finance, a joint venture between Geely Automobile and BNP Paribas Personal Finance, is planning to kick off a Rmb4bn ($565m) auto loan ABS deal on Thursday.

    • 11 May 2020
  • GAC-Sofinco readies four-tranche auto ABS

    GAC-Sofinco Auto Finance is returning to China's auto ABS market next Tuesday with a Rmb4bn ($564m) four-tranche offering. The automaker is set to take advantage of falling bond yields onshore to score tight pricing.

    • 06 May 2020
  • Mercedes-Benz uses rare revolver for auto ABS

    Mercedes-Benz Auto Finance broke an almost year-long break from the China auto ABS market this week with a Rmb6.316bn ($892m) deal. The company added a three month revolving period to its transaction, a rarity for issuers.

    • 20 Mar 2020
  • SAIC-GMAC, Geely show onshore ABS liquidity strength

    SAIC-GMAC Automotive Finance and Genius Auto Finance printed auto loan ABS deals on Monday and Tuesday. Both were sealed near the tight end of their price guidance ranges.

    • 11 Mar 2020
  • SAIC-GMAC kicks off China ABS plan with small deal

    SAIC-GMAC will sell a Rmb3bn ($430m) auto loan deal next week, marking its first securitization this year.

    • 03 Mar 2020
  • BMW scores tightly priced auto ABS, drives through virus outbreak

    BMW Automotive Finance’s Rmb8bn ($1.14bn) dual-tranche return to the Chinese auto ABS market this week was a success. The tight pricing is expected to allow other issuers to also lower their coupons, said bankers on the deal.

    • 21 Feb 2020
  • BMW prepares first auto loan ABS of 2020

    BMW Automotive Finance is readying a Rmb8bn ($1.15bn) dual-tranche auto loan ABS transaction. The deal, to be sold on February 20, will be the first auto ABS outing in the Chinese market since the Lunar New Year.

    • 14 Feb 2020
  • Toyota opens gate for new China auto ABS issuance

    Toyota Motor Finance (China), a Beijing-based wholly-owned subsidiary of Toyota Motor Corp, returned to the Mainland's auto loan ABS market on Tuesday after a two year break. The Rmb4.5bn ($648m) deal was tightly priced.

    • 08 Jan 2020

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Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 Bank of China (BOC) 19.21
2 China Merchants Bank Co 12.60
3 China Construction Bank (CCB) 10.26
4 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 9.99
5 Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) 9.30

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1 Morgan Stanley 21.51 84 7.67%
2 China International Capital Corp Ltd 18.73 89 6.68%
3 CITIC Securities 17.59 106 6.28%
4 Goldman Sachs 16.60 100 5.92%
5 China Securities Co Ltd 14.49 56 5.17%

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1 HSBC 26.91 203 7.66%
2 Citi 26.60 153 7.57%
3 JPMorgan 17.83 123 5.08%
4 BofA Securities 17.22 95 4.90%
5 Standard Chartered Bank 16.38 146 4.66%

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