Latest supras and agencies news

  • KDB plants green shoots with dollar bond

    Korea Development Bank is venturing out to the green financing market, launching a dollar bond at the Asia open on Tuesday.

    • 04:30 AM
  • Taiwanese investors snap up Kexim dollar Formosa

    Export-Import Bank of Korea (Kexim) brought the latest batch of dollar Formosa bonds from South Korea on Tuesday, selling a $400m five year floating rate note in a well-received deal.

    • 21 Jun 2017
  • Kexim returns for dollar Formosa bond

    The Export-Import Bank of Korea returned to DCM on Tuesday for a floating rate dollar Formosa deal, a few weeks after Kookmin Bank broke open the market for a new batch of issuers from the country.

    • 20 Jun 2017
  • Asia’s loan market: overbanked but innovation is stirring

    The Asian loan market hasn’t exactly been a hotbed of inventiveness, but it’s still seen some changes. Domestic markets, particularly China, have become vastly more active, while the balance of power in the market has shifted towards local lenders. All, however, are struggling in a world of low margins and low volumes. Adrian Murdoch reports.

    • 19 Jun 2017
  • GBP set new Social Bond Principles, guide brown issuers

    Enthusiasm for green and social bonds is mounting, and revisions to the Green Bond Principles (GBP) announced this week may give the market a further lift. Many of the same debates still exercise market participants as in the past, but they appear less daunted by these conundrums.

    • 15 Jun 2017
  • Chexim kicks off new programme with dual-currency trade

    Export-Import Bank of China came to the market with a two-currency, fixed and floating rate transaction on Thursday, snapping up $918m-equivalent. Its outing followed downgrades on China’s sovereign rating and that of the issuer, but buy-side concerns were well contained.

    • 02 Jun 2017
  • Contrasting dollar fortunes for SSAs

    There was just a smattering of public sector dollar deals this week — but a wide difference in how they fared.

    • 01 Jun 2017
  • KommuneKredit ‘disappoints’ in three year dollars

    KommuneKredit fell short of full subscription with a three year dollar benchmark on Thursday, with few updates provided through the book building process.

    • 01 Jun 2017
  • DBS, HSBC, Chexim seek out debt investors

    DBS Group Holdings and HSBC Holdings are wooing debt investors, with the former seeking a dollar senior deal, and the latter a Singapore dollar perpetual. The Export-Import Bank of China (Chexim) is also collecting bids for its fundraising.

    • 01 Jun 2017
  • SSAs go short in dollars amid reset swap spreads

    Public sector borrowers are aiming for the short end of the dollar curve, as swap spreads in the area hover around the spot in which they started 2017, having dropped sharply from the year’s highs hit in March.

    • 31 May 2017

Supras and agencies 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.