Latest news on RMB and Securitization

  • BMW China pulls off third ABS of the year

    BMW Automotive Finance (China) Co made it three and done in the ABS market this week, selling a Rmb4bn ($605.4m) transaction which had a very similar structure to its last offer in the market.

    • 01 Dec 2017
  • VW China’s ABS prices after rising yields cause delay

    Volkswagen Finance (China) wrapped up its third asset-backed securities (ABS) deal on Friday, raising Rmb3.5bn ($531.8m). The company was forced to extend bookbuilding into a second day amid rising bond yield in the Chinese market.

    • 24 Nov 2017
  • Crédit Agricole’s China JV nails Rmb4bn ABS return

    GAC-Sofinco Auto Finance completed a Rmb4bn ($603.6m) asset-backed securities transaction on Monday, its first in China since 2014. The originator focused on tight pricing, thereby snubbing investors vying for a bargain, but it still gained the support of accounts familiar with its business.

    • 21 Nov 2017
  • Updated: VW China joins ABS party with comeback deal

    Volkswagen Finance (China) is gearing up for its third appearance this year in the Chinese asset-backed securities market, plotting a Rmb3.5bn ($528.1m) deal. The transaction comes amid a flurry of foreign name originations in China in recent weeks.

    • 20 Nov 2017
  • Toyota China seals year’s second ABS deal

    Toyota Motor Finance (China) has sealed a Rmb3bn ($452.7m) transaction in the Chinese asset-backed securities market — its second deal in the country this year. While the trade was wrapped up successfully, the issuer’s efforts to woo Bond Connect investors appeared to have been in vain, said sources.

    • 20 Nov 2017
  • Crédit Ag China JV breaks three-year ABS silence

    GAC-Sofinco Auto Finance is returning to the Chinese asset backed securities market seeking Rmb4bn ($602.9m) — its first outing since 2014.

    • 14 Nov 2017
  • Toyota China sticks to old format in latest ABS

    Toyota Motor Finance (China) is hitting the Chinese asset-backed securities (ABS) market for a second time this year. The Japanese automaker maker will approach investors with a Rmb3bn ($452.1m) deal on November 16.

    • 13 Nov 2017
  • ABS in the spotlight as China deleverages

    Chinese banks and corporations are making use of the fast-growing asset-backed securitization (ABS) market to aid the country’s deleveraging efforts, analysts told GlobalRMB.

    • 07 Nov 2017
  • Nissan’s China JV jumps on Bond Connect bandwagon

    Dongfeng-Nissan Auto Finance has tapped the Chinese asset-backed securities (ABS) market for a third time this year with a Rmb3.5bn ($531.9m) two-tranche deal. The company made its first attempt to attract foreign investors trading through Bond Connect in the October 12 deal – with mixed results.

    • 13 Oct 2017
  • StanChart to expand China ABS offering

    Like most foreign banks in the Chinese securitization market, Standard Chartered has focused on doing business with foreign originators. But now it wants to compete more directly with local underwriters by entering the growing asset-backed notes (ABN) market, Wesley Yang, the bank’s head of financial markets for China, told GlobalRMB.

    • 11 Oct 2017

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GlobalRMB Panda Bonds league table

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 Bank of China (BOC) 28.62
2 CITIC Securities 21.06
3 China CITIC Bank Corp 9.72
4 China Merchants Bank Co 9.18
5 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 7.56

Panda Bond Database

Pricing Date Issuer Country Size Rmb (m)
1 22-Nov-17 Province of British Columbia Canada 1,000
2 15-Nov-17 Daimler Germany 4,000
3 13-Oct-17 Global Logistic Properties Singapore 1,000
4 19-Sep-17 Skyworth Digital Holdings China 2,000
5 14-Sep-17 Bank of China (Hong Kong) (BOCHK) China 9,000

Offshore RMB Bond Top Bookrunners

Rank Bookrunner Share % by Volume
1 Standard Chartered Bank 31.63
2 BNP Paribas 16.57
3 HSBC 14.01
4 JP Morgan 13.39
5 Credit Agricole 11.30

Latest Offshore RMB Bonds

Pricing Date Issuer Country Size Rmb (m)
1 15-Nov-17 Bank of China Paris Branch (BOC Paris) China 1,000
2 02-Nov-17 Hitachi Capital (UK) United Kingdom 500
3 27-Oct-17 Korea Development Bank (KDB) South Korea 1,400
4 19-Oct-17 Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) Australia 1,500
5 11-Oct-17 BMW Finance NV The Netherlands 1,000