Latest news on RMB and Securitization

  • Local investors keep Ford’s ABS on track

    Ford Automotive Finance (China) started the year in China’s asset-backed securities market by selling a Rmb4bn (Rmb618.3m) deal on Thursday. The deal was open to foreign investors, but onshore demand formed the core support for Ford’s sale, sources on the deal told GlobalRMB.

    • 19 Jan 2018
  • Updated: Ford China starts engine for 2018 auto ABS race

    Ford Automotive Finance (China) is preparing for a Rmb4bn ($614m) deal in the onshore asset-backed securities market – the first by a foreign originator in 2018. But the carmaker is not in the mood for change in the New Year, sticking with the same format it printed in last August.

    • 11 Jan 2018
  • CALC takes new route in Chinese dollar ABS

    China Aircraft Leasing Group Holdings (CALC) has sealed a rare asset-backed securities deal in the onshore market — the first dollar-denominated ABS to be publicly traded. But while the transaction holds symbolic significance, the format is unlikely to become the norm for the Chinese ABS market.

    • 10 Jan 2018
  • 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

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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 12-Jan-18 Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG) Japan 1,000
2 12-Jan-18 Mizuho Bank Japan 300
3 10-Jan-18 Daimler Germany 3,000
4 22-Nov-17 Province of British Columbia Canada 1,000
5 15-Nov-17 Daimler Germany 4,000

Offshore RMB Bond Top Bookrunners

Rank Bookrunner Share % by Volume
1 Standard Chartered Bank 55.56
2 CLSA 22.22
2 Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG) 22.22

Latest Offshore RMB Bonds

Pricing Date Issuer Country Size Rmb (m)
1 17-Jan-18 IL&FS Transportation Networks India 100
2 10-Jan-18 IL&FS Transportation Networks India 900
3 08-Jan-18 Westpac Australia 500
4 30-Nov-17 Ministry of Finance of the People's Republic of China (MoF) China 7,000
5 15-Nov-17 Bank of China Paris Branch (BOC Paris) China 1,000