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  • Chinese M&A back on the agenda after regulatory crackdown

    After a year-long barrage of regulatory intervention, Chinese corporates are re-emerging on the international deal making scene, and this time they are here to stay, writes David Rothnie.

    • 05 Oct 2017
  • EU firms to lose Asia business over MiFID

    No matter where in the world a European trading firm wants to find a counterparty, they will have to comply with the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID) from January 2018. And in Asia, that might cost them business, according to panellists at an International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) conference this week.

    • 28 Sep 2017
  • Banks bolster sponsor coverage amid Asian private equity boom

    Banks are making efforts to boost their sponsor coverage in Asia, responding to the growing prominence of private equity funds in the region and a shift in business ownership to a younger generation that is more open to selling stakes. Shruti Chaturvedi reports.

    • 31 Aug 2017
  • ANZ posts profit rise for Q3

    ANZ’s cash profit rose 5.3% to A$1.79bn ($1.4bn) for the third quarter ending June 30, as the Australian lender continues to reshape its institutional banking business.

    • 15 Aug 2017
  • HSBC’s Q2 top, bottom lines in IB fall

    HSBC posted a decline in revenue and profit from its global banking and markets (GB&M) division in Asia during the quarter to June, even as the region turned in better numbers overall.

    • 31 Jul 2017
  • WM&C business drives Credit Suisse's Apac Q2 results

    Credit Suisse’s revenues from Asia Pacific slipped in the second quarter, dragged down by the markets business. But strong year-on-year growth from its wealth management & connected (WM&C) and private banking businesses offset most of the slide.

    • 28 Jul 2017
  • Nomura firms up Frankfurt plans

    Nomura confirmed that it has begun applying for a licence in Germany to operate a new Frankfurt-based entity, as a preparation for the UK’s exit from the European Union.

    • 27 Jun 2017
  • HSBC secures Asia business growth

    HSBC has reported a drop in overall profits for the first quarter of 2017, but strong growth in its Asian businesses as it continues to focus on the region.

    • 04 May 2017
  • ANZ posts strong profits for first half

    ANZ’s cash profit jumped 23% in the six months ending March 31, buoyed by the lender’s moves to restructure its business and hive off some of its retail and wealth units.

    • 04 May 2017
  • WM&C operations drive strong Credit Suisse Q1 results

    Credit Suisse’s Asia Pacific business performed strongly in the first quarter of 2017, with robust results coming from the wealth management and connected business (WM&C).

    • 27 Apr 2017

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Panda Bonds Top Arrangers

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 Bank of China (BOC) 28.15
2 CITIC Securities 21.52
3 China CITIC Bank Corp 9.93
4 China Merchants Bank Co 9.38
5 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 7.73

Bookrunners of Asia-Pac (ex-Japan) ECM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 CITIC Securities 11,427.98 67 5.99%
2 China Securities Co Ltd 9,276.15 41 4.87%
3 China International Capital Corp Ltd 9,104.08 44 4.78%
4 UBS 9,093.85 67 4.77%
5 Goldman Sachs 8,976.54 43 4.71%

Bookrunners of Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) G3 DCM

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 HSBC 28,004.30 186 8.21%
2 Citi 25,094.34 154 7.35%
3 JPMorgan 21,049.54 121 6.17%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 17,836.24 92 5.23%
5 Standard Chartered Bank 14,573.61 109 4.27%

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