Latest China DCM news

  • Shandong Gold mines bank support for large print

    Chinese state-owned enterprise (SOE) Shandong Gold Group Co achieved size with its three year outing on Monday, raising $600m. Another government-linked entity in the province, Weifang Urban Construction and Development Investment Group Co, debuted in the offshore market with a $250m trade.

    • 16 Oct 2018
  • Panda regular GLP of Singapore issues its 10th deal

    Global Logistics Properties, the Singapore-headquartered logistics facilities provider that is the second most frequent issuer of Panda bonds, snapped up another Rmb1.2bn ($170m) in its October outing.

    • 15 Oct 2018
  • Jiayuan secures $225m from rare Friday outing

    China's Jiayuan International Group made any unusual move by coming to the bond market on Friday last week, for the refinancing of a November maturity.

    • 15 Oct 2018
  • China extends sovereign curve despite global sell-off

    The People’s Republic of China, acting through its Ministry of Finance (MoF), priced a $3bn return to the international bond market, pushing out its maturity profile to 30 years. But a weaker backdrop meant that the order book was not as strong as its dollar trade last year.

    • 12 Oct 2018
  • China Fortune Land taps for $70m

    China Fortune Land Development Co added $70m to its existing 2020 bonds in a quick tap this week.

    • 12 Oct 2018
  • MoF’s second auction changes the script

    The Ministry of Finance (MoF) second offshore RMB (CNH) auction in 2018 raised Rmb5bn ($720m) on Wednesday. Despite recent RMB depreciation, the demand for CNH bonds remains, albeit in modest amounts.

    • 12 Oct 2018
  • ‘A life of its own’: China returns despite volatility

    With its latest dollar bond, China's Ministry of Finance may have demonstrated the sovereign’s market access and its credit strength even in a hostile trade environment, but a potential repricing of the China state-owned enterprises (SOEs) curve still seems unlikely, writes Addison Gong.

    • 11 Oct 2018
  • Chinese SOEs make debut dollar splash

    Four Chinese state-owned enterprises (SOEs) were out in the dollar bond market on Wednesday, looking to seal trades ahead of a China sovereign bond sale on Thursday. But the volatility in the market presented a short-lived opportunity for debt sales and the borrowers’ new notes all slumped in the secondary market.

    • 11 Oct 2018
  • Trafigura wraps up third corporate Panda in September

    Trafigura, the Singaporean commodity trading company, issued its third Panda bond this year on September 28. As for its previous outings, the third tranche was placed in the interbank market as a three year private placement. Meanwhile, The Wharf Holdings and China Gas Holding also made their return to the market in the same month.

    • 10 Oct 2018
  • Maoye taps market for additional $100m

    Robust investor demand and reverse enquiry propelled Maoye International Holdings to make a rapid comeback to the bond market with a tap of its September issuance.

    • 10 Oct 2018

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GlobalRMB Panda Bonds league table

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 China Merchants Securities Co 18.01
2 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 15.02
3 CITIC Securities 10.77
4 Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) 9.79
5 China CITIC Bank Corp 8.81

Panda Bond Database

Pricing Date Issuer Country Size Rmb (m)
1 11-Oct-18 Global Logistic Properties via Iowa China Offshore Holdings Hong Kong 1,200
2 28-Sep-18 Trafigura Singapore 700
3 17-Sep-18 The Wharf (Holdings) Hong Kong 2,000
4 10-Sep-18 China Gas Holdings China 1,500
5 20-Aug-18 ABC International (parent: Agricultural Bank of China) China 3,000

Offshore RMB Bond Top Bookrunners

Rank Bookrunner Share % by Volume
1 Standard Chartered Bank 33.31
2 HSBC 20.53
3 Societe Generale 4.21
4 Bank of Taiwan 3.60
4 Cathay United Bank 3.60

Latest Offshore RMB Bonds

Pricing Date Issuer Country Size Rmb (m)
1 19-Sep-18 Agricultural Development Bank of China (ADBC) China 1,200
2 17-Sep-18 Hitachi Capital (UK) United Kingdom 600
3 13-Sep-18 CIFI Holdings China 1,000
4 05-Sep-18 Daimler Germany 1,000
5 03-Sep-18 First Abu Dhabi Bank PJSC United Arab Emirates 650