Latest RMB loans/equity news

  • SSE sets timetable for tech board listings

    The Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE) has published guidelines for IPOs on its new technology board, providing a detailed timeline for the process and the eventual listing of the shares.

    • 24 Jun 2019
  • Suzhou HYC readies market-opening Shanghai tech board IPO

    Shanghai’s new high-tech board is set to welcome its maiden IPO after Suzhou HYC Technology Co kicks off its roadshow on Friday. The company will be the first Chinese issuer to use a market-driven price discovery process for its Rmb1.01bn ($145m) float, but bankers on the mainland have little doubt the deal will be a success. Rebecca Feng reports.

    • 20 Jun 2019
  • Shanghai tech board rolls out suspension rules

    The Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE) has introduced rules for daily trading limits, limit order price ranges and treatment of ‘abnormal fluctuations’ for the Star Market, its new technology innovation board that is in its final preparation stage.

    • 17 Jun 2019
  • China’s ‘third Nasdaq’ to take off very soon

    China's regulators are speeding up the approval process of IPO candidates. After passing six potential issuers in the past two weeks, the Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE) is set to wave through 13 more companies soon.

    • 12 Jun 2019
  • Tech board trio get nod from exchange, eye CSRC

    The much anticipated Shanghai tech board held its first listing committee meeting on Wednesday. Three companies are en route to be registered with China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) and become the first batch of listees on the board.

    • 06 Jun 2019
  • Regulators roll out CDR rules as tech board nears launch

    The People’s Bank of China (PBoC) and the State Administration of Foreign Exchange (Safe) have set new rules on cross-border capital management for Chinese Depository Receipt (CDR) issuers. Meanwhile, the Shanghai tech board’s listing committee will give its verdict on three candidates on June 5.

    • 28 May 2019
  • SSE sets guidelines for tech board IPOs

    The Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE) has published guidelines for companies looking to list on its new Science and Technology Innovation Board, as well as underwriters, including an unusual requirement for the sponsors of initial public offerings (IPOs) to commit to deals.

    • 17 Apr 2019
  • State-owned CRSC eyes listing on Shanghai tech board

    China Railway Signal and Communication Corporation (CRSC), a Hong Kong-listed red-chip company, is seeking a Rmb10.5bn ($1.56bn) IPO on the new Shanghai Science and Technology Innovation board.

    • 26 Mar 2019
  • Nine firms pass Shanghai tech board’s first round of checks

    Nine out of the 13 companies that submitted applications to be listed on the new Shanghai Science and Technology Innovation Board have received feedback from the exchange over the weekend. However, they still have some way to go until they can execute their planned IPOs.

    • 25 Mar 2019
  • Shanghai tech board unveils rules

    The Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE) published the official rules for the new tech board at the end of last week. The exchange said the tech board will allow unprofitable companies to list, prevent small retail investors from participating directly and loosen lock-up requirements for key investors.

    • 05 Mar 2019

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GlobalRMB Panda Bonds league table

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 Bank of China (BOC) 21.85
2 China Merchants Securities Co 14.67
3 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 14.44
4 Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) 8.89
5 China Securities 7.41

Panda Bond Database

Pricing Date Issuer Country Size Rmb (m)
1 20-Jun-19 Maybank Malaysia 2,000
2 30-May-19 Portugal Portugal 2,000
3 17-May-19 Trafigura The Netherlands 540
4 16-May-19 CITIC Pacific China 1,000
5 15-May-19 Republic of the Philippines Philippines 2,500

Offshore RMB Bond Top Bookrunners

Rank Bookrunner Share % by Volume
1 Standard Chartered Bank 25.05
2 Credit Agricole 7.04
2 HSBC 7.04
4 Bank of China (Hong Kong) (BOCHK) 6.90
4 Bank of Communications Hong Kong Branch (BOCOM HK) 6.90

Latest Offshore RMB Bonds

Pricing Date Issuer Country Size Rmb (m)
1 22-May-19 Agricultural Development Bank of China (ADBC) China 3,000
2 16-Apr-19 ICBC Singapore Branch China 1,000
3 10-Apr-19 Bank of China Macau Branch (BOC Macau) China 4,500
4 15-Mar-19 Bank of Communications Hong Kong Branch (BOCOM HK) China 2,500
5 13-Mar-19 Daimler International Finance Germany 1,000