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China DCM News

  • Daimler bets big on one-year Panda

    German carmaker Daimler came back to the Panda bond market to raise Rmb4bn ($582m) last Thursday, marking its third outing in the asset class in 2018. The issuer shifted its focus to the shorter-dated tranche, which made up 75% of the offer.

    • 10:00 AM
  • Xinjiang default woes pose no headache to Hangzhou LGFV

    Hangzhou Jianggan District Urban Construction and Comprehensive Development Co raised $200m from a bond, shrugging off news from last week that a Xinjiang local government financing vehicle (LGFV) had unexpectedly missed payments on a renminbi note.

    • 08:45 AM
  • Quiet end to August in sight for Asia’s bond market

    Singapore Telecommunications and a Hangzhou local government financing vehicle both hit the dollar bond market on Monday, already putting Asia’s debt market ahead of the one dollar issuance last week. But bankers say there is little more to come.

    • 20 Aug 2018
  • Emerging market worries strike Asian bonds, but anchors help Chinese issuers close deals

    Asia’s offshore bond market has ground to a halt. Global market volatility, driven by in part by geopolitical risk, has left borrowers on the sidelines, waiting for what will they hope will be a more stable market in September. In the meantime, the only sign of resilience in the region comes from China, where local banks can be leaned on to anchor deals. Morgan Davis reports.

    • 16 Aug 2018
  • Foreign autos fashion single tranche trades in China ABS

    Geely and BNP Paribas’s auto finance joint venture hit the Chinese securitization market with a bang this week, as domestic investors oversubscribed for its single tranche sale by three times. The deal came a week before Mercedes is scheduled to launch a similarly structured transaction, its first in China this year.

    • 16 Aug 2018

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  • In China, there is a lesson in stocks for bond index providers

    Bond index providers are racing to include Chinese bonds in their benchmarks. But before taking the leap, they should study a recent decision on A-share inclusion — and the sceptical response it got from investors.

    • 01 Aug 2018
  • China loans reflect bond market fears

    The slow pace of the loan market means it often gives comfort to bond bankers in times of volatility. But for those bankers with heavy pipelines of Chinese offshore bonds, a glance at the outlook for loans now paints a scary picture.

    • 26 Jul 2018
  • Regulation ad hominem on Xiaomi is a bad omen

    The decision of China’s exchanges to bar mainland investors from dual-class stocks may not seem like much in the grand scheme of things, but it is the darkest moment for China's market reform path since the infamous summer of 2015.

    • 17 Jul 2018

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GlobalRMB Panda Bonds league table

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 China Merchants Securities Co 19.83
2 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 14.01
3 CITIC Securities 11.86
4 Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) 10.78
5 China CITIC Bank Corp 9.70

Panda Bond Database

Pricing Date Issuer Country Size Rmb (m)
1 16-Aug-18 Daimler Germany 4,000
2 15-Aug-18 Everbright Water China 800
3 08-Aug-18 Veolia Environnement SA France 1,000
4 19-Jul-18 Beijing Enterprises Water Group China 3,000
5 19-Jul-18 Global Logistic Properties via Iowa China Offshore Holdings Hong Kong 1,500

Offshore RMB Bond Top Bookrunners

Rank Bookrunner Share % by Volume
1 Standard Chartered Bank 33.47
2 HSBC 19.33
3 Societe Generale 4.75
4 Bank of Taiwan 4.07
4 Cathay United Bank 4.07

Latest Offshore RMB Bonds

Pricing Date Issuer Country Size Rmb (m)
1 21-Jun-18 Shimao Property Holdings China 1,200
2 19-Jun-18 Korea Development Bank (KDB) South Korea 1,750
3 07-Jun-18 Export-Import Bank of Korea (Kexim) South Korea 1,500
4 23-May-18 QNB Finance Qatar 600
5 16-May-18 First Abu Dhabi Bank PJSC United Arab Emirates 1,100