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  • KDB feeds Taiwan investors’ Korea need with Formosa

    The Korea Development Bank grabbed $300m from a Formosa deal on Tuesday, catering to Taiwanese investors' demand for South Korean paper.

    • 18 Oct 2017
  • KDB looks to Taiwan for latest bond outing

    The Korea Development Bank returned to the offshore market on Tuesday, adding a dash of variety to its funding with a Formosa transaction.

    • 17 Oct 2017
  • DBJ USD1bn 2.5% Oct 22 sustainability bond

    • 12 Oct 2017
  • DBJ pulls in spread with sustainability bond

    The Development Bank of Japan has managed to yank the spread in by 8bp for its third sustainability bond on Wednesday, which was still more than three times subscribed.

    • 11 Oct 2017
  • Waking up to reality: the race to put numbers on climate risk

    Sustainability is a term used liberally and vaguely in the financial world. But it has a precise meaning: living so that we do not make it harder for future generations to live. That principle is violated by today’s economy, including its financial markets. But little by little, the heart of markets — the decisions investors make — is facing up to what it has long repressed. Jon Hay reports.

    • 29 Sep 2017
  • Kexim keeps Singapore investors engaged with bond

    Export-Import Bank of Korea decided to woo Singapore dollar bond investors with its latest debt deal, and not only expanded its relationships with local currency accounts but also offered them some welcome diversification.

    • 21 Sep 2017
  • Kexim goes to Lion City for Sing dollar bond

    The Export-Import Bank of Korea is continuing the deluge of South Korean issuers venturing offshore, marketing a Singapore dollar transaction on Wednesday morning.

    • 20 Sep 2017
  • KDB defies North Korea volatility for $1bn bond

    Korea Development Bank assured investors that all is well in the South Korean market by selling a closely watched triple tranche deal the day after the United Nations announced sanctions against its northern neighbour. The policy bank managed to grab $1bn, but the transaction wasn’t without its challenges. Morgan Davis reports.

    • 14 Sep 2017
  • KDB makes statement with $1bn deal amid North Korea turmoil

    Korea Development Bank made a strong statement to the market with a $1bn triple-tranche deal on Tuesday, despite some investors being wary about North Korea and others balking at the price.

    • 13 Sep 2017
  • KDB offers fixed and floating options in triple tranche deal

    The Korea Development Bank is courting investors for a triple-tranche dollar offering, including a new floating rate note and a fixed rate note, as well as a tap of its existing floating 2022s.

    • 12 Sep 2017

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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%

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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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