Latest equity-linked news

  • MS, CS promote from within for senior Oz roles

    Morgan Stanley has given two senior bankers in Australia new roles as head of ECM and head of fixed income capital markets, according to an internal memo seen by GlobalCapital Asia.

    • 31 May 2017
  • Adani Ports to set sail with $1.5bn bonds

    Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone is planning to raise up to $1.5bn via a domestic or international bond offering, and is also exploring a possible issuance of equity or convertible bonds.

    • 29 May 2017
  • China Mengniu Dairy churns out $195m EB

    China Mengniu Dairy has sealed a $194.8m exchangeable bond following a strong response from investors during wall-crossing, according to a source close to the deal.

    • 19 May 2017
  • Bumi Resources preps $2.6bn equity raise

    Indonesian coal miner Bumi Resources has set the shareholder entitlement for its Rph35.1tr ($2.6bn) fundraising plans, which include a rights offer and the sale of mandatory convertible bonds.

    • 16 May 2017
  • Senior equity-linked banker heads to SHK Financial

    A seasoned equity-linked banker formerly with several bulge bracket firms in Hong Kong has moved to a local brokerage.

    • 15 May 2017
  • Edra moots IPO as IWH-1MDB saga grips Malaysia

    Edra Global Energy, the Malaysian power producer owned by China General Nuclear Power Corp, is understood to be seeking banks for a potential IPO – though in an intriguing fashion.

    • 05 May 2017
  • Soni to take up Goldman India ECM head role

    Kailash Soni is expected to join Goldman Sachs later this year as head of ECM for India, sources close to the matter said.

    • 25 Apr 2017
  • Khazanah sounds out banks for exchangeable

    Khazanah Nasional is looking to hire banks for its return to the equity-linked market via an exchangeable sukuk, just eight months after its last issue.

    • 12 Apr 2017
  • Khazanah seeks banks for 2017 exchangeable sukuk

    Khazanah Nasional is sounding out banks for a potential exchangeable sukuk some eight months after it last sold bonds in the format.

    • 11 Apr 2017
  • Risk on: Institutional bid back in Asia ECM

    Equity arrangers in Asia are upbeat after volumes in the first quarter easily trumped last year’s deal flow. With conditions ripe for a strong rebound in 2017, the view across the street is that investor sentiment has turned a corner, as institutional interest trickles back into ECM after a long absence. John Loh reports.

    • 06 Apr 2017

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Panda Bonds Top Arrangers

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 CITIC Securities 38.46
2 China Merchants Bank Co 22.73
3 China CITIC Bank Corp 19.23
4 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 8.74
4 Bank of China (BOC) 8.74

Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 21 Jun 2017
1 China International Capital Corp Ltd 7,142.62 32 6.46%
2 CITIC Securities 7,084.43 35 6.40%
3 Goldman Sachs 5,862.83 22 5.30%
4 UBS 5,062.96 30 4.58%
5 China Securities Co Ltd 4,866.64 27 4.40%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 21 Jun 2017
1 HSBC 19,498.75 114 9.27%
2 Citi 16,632.93 100 7.91%
3 JPMorgan 12,891.37 69 6.13%
4 Standard Chartered Bank 10,679.29 69 5.08%
5 Morgan Stanley 9,451.45 45 4.49%

Asian polls & awards

  • RMB internationalisation: 10 questions for the market, part 2

    Every year, our sister publication Asiamoney carries out an Offshore RMB Poll. As part of that process, the magazine asks the market for its thoughts on important renminbi topics. In this third year, we received around 2,300 valid responses, up 3% on a year ago. The ten questions included a new one on the inclusion of onshore RMB assets in global indices. Here we present the answers to the final five questions.

  • RMB internationalisation: 10 questions for the market, part 1

    Every year, our sister publication Asiamoney carries out an Offshore RMB Poll. As part of that process, the magazine asks the market for its thoughts on important renminbi topics. In this third year, we received around 2,300 valid responses, up 3% on a year ago. The ten questions included a new one on the inclusion of onshore RMB assets in global indices. Here we present the answers to the first five questions.

  • Made in China: The best banks and deals of 2016

    You know who won, now find out why. GlobalCapital Asia and Asiamoney present the extended results of our 2016 China Deals and Investment Bank of the Year awards, recognising achievement both on and offshore.

  • Asia’s standout deals

    GlobalCapital Asia and Asiamoney present the extended results for our 2016 Best Country Deals. Discover why these bond, equity and loan transactions delivered outstanding outcomes for issuers and investors.

  • Aussie award winners: The best banks and deals of 2016

    The names have been announced, now find out why they stood out from the crowd. GlobalCapital Asia and Asiamoney present the extended results for our 2016 Australia Deals and Investment Bank of the Year awards, recognising achievement in equities, bonds, loans and investment banking.