Latest IPO news

  • Alibaba-backed Best takes $750m logistics IPO to US

    Best, the Chinese logistics company backed by Alibaba Group Holdings, has announced its intention to float on the New York Stock Exchange or the Nasdaq.

    • 06:15 AM
  • ECM round-up: GTPL, CanFin, Prataap Snacks, PSX

    Amid a buzz of IPO activity in India, GTPL Hathway is in line to raise Rp4.8bn ($74.4m) after sealing its oversubscribed listing.

    • 26 Jun 2017
  • FIT Hon Teng tees up $500m listing

    FIT Hon Teng is set to launch bookbuilding for its $500m Hong Kong IPO on Thursday, according to a source close to the deal.

    • 26 Jun 2017
  • Haitong Securities presses forward with leasing unit IPO

    Haitong Securities, the Chinese brokerage and investment banking group, has applied for permission from the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) to spin off and list Haitong UniTrust International Leasing on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.

    • 26 Jun 2017
  • Zhongyuan Bank starts IE for $1bn IPO

    Zhongyuan Bank has begun fielding interest for its Hong Kong IPO, which is set to raise around $1bn, according to a banker close to the deal.

    • 26 Jun 2017
  • Neo-Green Pharmaceutical prepares HK listing

    Neo-Green Pharmaceutical Technology Development, a traditional Chinese medicine company, has announced plans to float in Hong Kong, having filed a draft prospectus with the regulator.

    • 23 Jun 2017
  • Road King sets terms for highway unit IPO

    Road King Infrastructure, the Hong Kong-listed developer of highways and property, has announced the terms for the IPO of RKE International, its Chinese toll road assets division, which could value the business at up to HK$8.5bn ($1.1bn).

    • 23 Jun 2017
  • H-shares set for rally as MSCI OKs Chinese stocks

    Stocks on the Hong Kong and China equity markets trade at a wide difference to each other, driven largely by tight capital controls in the Mainland. But MSCI’s decision this week to include A-shares in its Emerging Markets index could bring the two markets closer, and give a fillip to H-shares in the process. Jonathan Breen reports.

    • 22 Jun 2017
  • Indian ECM in limelight with IPOs galore

    Central Depository Services (CDSL) closed its Rp5.2bn ($81.4m) IPO on Thursday amid a storm of demand, with orders for 170 times the float.

    • 22 Jun 2017
  • Retail takes home 40% of Xin Point’s HK$855m flotation

    Xin Point Holdings, the Chinese automotive components supplier, has raised HK$855m ($110m) after its Hong Kong IPO was priced at the top of the range, with high level of demand coming in from retail investors.

    • 22 Jun 2017

IPO news archive

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.