Latest China DCM news

  • 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
  • Foreign auto names switch gear to single tranche ABS

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

    • 15 Aug 2018
  • Beijing Construction closes bond with strong anchor demand

    Beijing Construction Engineering Group (BCEG) raised $600m from a quick transaction on Monday, following the approach of other recent Chinese issuers by relying on anchor orders to close the deal.

    • 14 Aug 2018
  • Veolia keeps it short in Panda comeback

    After a two year absence in the Panda bond market, Veolia Environnement made its return last week to raise Rmb1bn ($145.6m). Instead of placing another three year bond, the French corporate issuer cut the tenor to just one year — a move that paid off for the borrower, said bankers.

    • 14 Aug 2018
  • Beijing Properties seals $250m with China bank bid

    Beijing Properties sold a two year bond last week after getting demand from some of the Chinese banks who joined the deal. That allowed the leads to launch the bond with little worry it would drag on over the weekend.

    • 13 Aug 2018
  • Tuspark leans on 14 bookrunners for $350m bond

    Tsinghua University Science Park, or Tuspark, raised $350m from its bond sale on Wednesday, notably helped by 14 bookrunners.

    • 09 Aug 2018
  • Quebec hires four for Panda sale

    The Canadian province of Quebec has mandated four banks, including two international firms, to underwrite its first bond in China, a finance official at the provincial government told GlobalRMB.

    • 09 Aug 2018
  • DBS scores syndicate hire from Chinese rival

    Debt syndicate banker Angie Li has joined DBS from Guotai Junan International after two years at the Chinese firm.

    • 08 Aug 2018
  • Updated: Geely-BNPP JV to debut in China securitization

    A Shanghai-based joint venture between carmaker Geely and BNP Paribas is to enter the Chinese auto loans securitization market for the first time next week. The company will test demand with a Rmb1.94bn ($284m) deal, selling just one tranche to investors in the interbank bond market.

    • 08 Aug 2018

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GlobalRMB Panda Bonds league table

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 China Merchants Securities Co 20.18
2 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 14.26
3 CITIC Securities 12.06
4 Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) 10.97
5 China CITIC Bank Corp 9.87

Panda Bond Database

Pricing Date Issuer Country Size Rmb (m)
1 08-Aug-18 Veolia Environnement SA France 1,000
2 19-Jul-18 Beijing Enterprises Water Group China 3,000
3 19-Jul-18 Global Logistic Properties via Iowa China Offshore Holdings Hong Kong 1,500
4 13-Jul-18 Global Logistic Properties via Iowa China Offshore Holdings Hong Kong 2,000
5 13-Jul-18 Hang Lung Properties Hong Kong 1,000

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