GlobalRMB RQFII database

This database contains all licence and quota approvals for the Renminbi Qualified Foreign Institutional Investors (RQFII) scheme, sourced from data released by the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) and the State Administration of Foreign Exchange (Safe). 

• Click on a column heading to sort data by that column.
• Use the boxes at the top of each column to filter the content of the table. Typing "Hong Kong" in the Location field will show only those firms registered in Hong Kong. Typing "jan-16" in the Date of Approval field will show all approvals in the month of January 2016.
• Firms with * after their name and an approval amount of zero have received a licence only. They are still awaiting a quota allocation.

Data last updated: August 1, 2018. 

Current approved total: Rmb623.272bn at 198 firms.


RQFII quota holder Location Date of approval Approval (RMB m) Total approved (RMB m)
BlackRock (Singapore) Limited Singapore 30-May-16 20,000 20,000
Vanguard Investment Australia Australia 27-Jan-16 20,000 30,000
BlackRock Asset Management North Asia Limited  Hong Kong 25-Aug-17 15,000 17,000
BlackRock Fund Advisors United States 24-Feb-17 11,000 11,000
Vanguard Investment Australia Australia 28-Apr-15 10,000 30,000
First State Investment Management (UK) Limited UK 25-Aug-17 8,200 8,200
Canada Pension Plan Investment Board Canada 25-Aug-17 6,728 6,828
Lyxor Asset Management France 29-May-15 6,000 6,000
Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management Investment GmbH Germany 26-Mar-15 6,000 6,000
Aberdeen Asset Management Asia Limited Singapore 28-Nov-16 5,400 7,300
Aberdeen Asset Management Asia Singapore 31-Jan-18 5,300 5,300
China International Capital Corporation (Hong Kong) Ltd. Hong Kong 29-Nov-17 5,000 6,700
JF Asset Management Limited (JP Morgan) Hong Kong 28-Jun-18 5,000 6,000
Generali Investments Luxembourg S.A. Luxembourg 28-Apr-16 5,000 5,000
GIC Private Limited Singapore 28-Apr-15 5,000 5,000
Shinhan BNP Paribas Asset Management South Korea 28-Apr-15 5,000 8,000
Swiss Re Switzerland 29-Jul-15 5,000 7,000
E Fund Management (HK) Co Limited Hong Kong 14-Dec-12 5,000 27,200
China Asset Management (Hong Kong) Limited Hong Kong 05-Dec-12 5,000 21,800
CSOP Asset Management Limited Hong Kong 03-Dec-12 5,000 46,100
CSOP Asset Management Limited Hong Kong 27-Jul-12 5,000 46,100
China Asset Management (Hong Kong) Limited Hong Kong 28-May-12 5,000 21,800
ABC International Asset Management Limited Hong Kong 28-Jul-17 4,460 9,760
BlackRock Institutional Trust Company, N.A. United States 29-Nov-17 4,000 4,000
Allianz Global Investors GmbH Germany 28-Dec-16 4,000 4,000
Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (Europe) SA Luxembourg 27-Nov-15 4,000 4,000
CSOP Asset Management Limited Hong Kong 26-Jan-14 4,000 46,100
CSOP Asset Management Limited Hong Kong 24-Dec-13 4,000 46,100
KKR Singapore Singapore 26-Mar-15 3,500 3,500
Caitong International Asset Management Co Limited Hong Kong 29-Nov-17 3,500 3,500
CSOP Asset Management Limited Hong Kong 27-Nov-13 3,500 46,100
AXA Investment Managers Paris France 29-Jun-16 3,400 3,400
Robeco Luxembourg S.A. Luxembourg 27-Oct-16 3,000 3,000
Investec Asset Management Limited UK 29-Mar-18 3,000 4,500
Orient Finance Holdings (Hong Kong) Limited Hong Kong 25-Aug-17 3,000 3,500
Heungkuk Asset Management South Korea 28-Apr-15 3,000 3,000
Genesis Asset Managers UK 28-Apr-15 3,000 3,000
Samsung Securities Co Ltd South Korea 29-May-15 3,000 3,000
Kiwoom Asset Management Co Ltd South Korea 27-Nov-15 3,000 3,000
Samsung Fire & Marine Insurance Co Ltd South Korea 27-Nov-15 3,000 3,000
GF International Asset Management (UK) Co Ltd UK 25-Dec-15 3,000 3,000
Hyundai Investments Co Ltd South Korea 27-Jan-16 3,000 3,000
Hanwha Asset Management Co Ltd South Korea 28-Sep-15 3,000 3,000
Carmignac Gestion France 29-Jun-15 3,000 6,000
Meritz Asset Management Co Ltd South Korea 29-Jun-15 3,000 3,000
Harvest International Asset Management (UK) Limited UK 29-May-15 3,000 3,000
Ashmore Investment Management Limited UK 25-Feb-14 3,000 3,000
China Life Franklin Asset Management Co., Ltd. Hong Kong 30-May-14 3,000 6,500
Shinhan BNP Paribas Asset Management South Korea 27-Nov-14 3,000 8,000
BNP Paribas Asset Management France 30-Oct-14 3,000 3,000

 

 

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Panda Bond Database

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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
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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