Latest senior debt/covered bond news

  • Nonghyup Bank plants seeds for new bond

    South Korea's Nonghyup Bank is readying investors for its annual dollar bond.

    • 26 Jun 2017
  • BPCE targets clients in first Samurai social impact bond

    BPCE was this week looking to become the first bank to issue a Samurai social impact bond, in an innovatively structured transaction that will go towards financing clients rather than projects. Bankers involved in the deal say it could be the first step towards broadening the role of retail banks in the social bond market.

    • 22 Jun 2017
  • China Re returns for $700m tap of popular notes

    China Reinsurance Finance Corp added $700m to its existing 2022 bonds through a tap on Wednesday, hitting its $1.5bn regulatory cap.

    • 22 Jun 2017
  • Bank of Baroda wraps up non deal roadshow

    India’s Bank of Baroda met investors this week on a non-deal roadshow in Europe and Asia.

    • 21 Jun 2017
  • China Re, Jinmao, China State Construction chase dollars

    Chinese issuers are dominating Wednesday’s debt market in Asia ex-Japan, with two issuers launching dollar deals and two investment grade corporates announcing roadshows for transactions.

    • 21 Jun 2017
  • Fair pricing for ICBC HK’s FRN return

    Industrial and Commercial Bank of China’s Hong Kong branch made a quick return to the floating rate bond market, raising $700m from a dual-tranche outing on Monday. The lender was focusing more on price over size, with its five year proving to be investors’ sweet spot, according to bankers.

    • 20 Jun 2017
  • China Reinsurance plans tap of March notes

    China Reinsurance Finance Corp is looking to tap its 2022 notes issued in March.

    • 19 Jun 2017
  • ICBC HK markets dual-tranche FRNs

    Industrial and Commercial Bank of China’s Hong Kong branch is marketing a floating rate Reg S transaction featuring a three and a five year, having recently raised $1.1bn from a similar deal.

    • 19 Jun 2017
  • FWD, AMTD keep perp momentum going

    Hong Kong’s FWD Group and AMTD Group Company have started taking orders for their respective unrated perpetual bonds. The former is seeking a zero coupon subordinated deal, while the latter is marketing a senior transaction — its second international offering.

    • 08 Jun 2017
  • Swedbank eyes yen with Pro-Bond programme

    Swedbank listed a new programme on the Tokyo Pro-Bond market on Wednesday, as the Swedish bank looks to dip its toes into ever more attractive yen funding.

    • 07 Jun 2017

Senior debt/Covered bonds news achive

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.