Latest news on RMB and Securitization

  • Hyundai’s China JV shrugs off politics to sell ABS

    Beijing Hyundai Motor Group has completed its second securitization in China this year, selling a Rmb3.5bn ($535.3m) two tranche deal on September 12. While the transaction’s timing coincided with rising political tensions between China and South Korea, investors remained undeterred.

    • 13 Sep 2017
  • Mercedes-Benz races towards new China ABS deal

    Mercedes-Benz Auto Finance is gearing up for its second deal in China’s securitization market this year as it beefs up its operations in the Mainland.

    • 12 Sep 2017
  • VW China repeats winning formula with new ABS

    Having sealed the largest deal in its Driver China series in May, Volkswagen Finance (China) decided it wanted to raise more from China’s securitization market. The originator stuck to a similar deal structure on September 7, taking home Rmb3.66bn ($569.7m).

    • 08 Sep 2017
  • Market, not regulators, behind China ABS growth: CSF

    Market demand from smaller companies, rather than regulatory action, is driving China’s asset-backed securitization market, said Kristal Hou, executive general secretary of China Securitization Forum, an industry association.

    • 07 Sep 2017
  • Hyundai’s China JV preps second ABS deal

    Beijing Hyundai Motor Group is gearing up for a Rmb3.5bn ($535.9m) deal in China’s asset-backed securitization market, just over three months after completing a transaction of the same size.

    • 06 Sep 2017
  • Green ABS needs definitions, says China-UK working group

    The lack of rules and standards is holding back the development of green asset backed securitization (ABS), a UK-China joint task force on green finance has said.

    • 04 Sep 2017
  • Sustainable and Responsible Capital Markets Awards: the Nominations

    GlobalCapital is happy to announce the nominations for its Sustainable and Responsible Capital Markets Awards 2017.

    • 31 Aug 2017
  • VW starts engine for year’s second ABS

    Volkswagen Finance (China) is preparing to hit the securitization market for the second time this year, only three months after its last transaction. But while the new deal retains some of the key features from VW’s last one, it will be notably smaller, raising only Rmb3.66bn ($554m).

    • 30 Aug 2017
  • RMB round-up: Saudi Arabia considers Panda debut, China rolls over Rmb600bn, Li Keqiang pushes for deleveraging

    Saudi Arabia considers issuing its first Panda bond, Ministry of Finance (MoF) plans to roll over Rmb600bn ($90.1bn) of debt by issuing special treasury bonds, and the Chinese premier piles pressure on state-owned enterprises (SOEs) directly owned by the State Council to deleverage more rapidly.

    • 25 Aug 2017
  • Peugeot Citroën’s JV takes local route in ABS race

    Dongfeng Peugeot Citroën Auto Finance sealed a single tranche Rmb3bn ($451m) ABS deal on August 22, just five days after Bond Connect investors tapped the asset class for the first time. But the originator showed little interest in seducing the newcomers and stuck with the local investor base instead.

    • 24 Aug 2017

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GlobalRMB Panda Bonds league table

Rank Arranger Share % by Volume
1 Bank of China (BOC) 30.14
2 CITIC Securities 23.05
3 China CITIC Bank Corp 10.64
4 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 8.27
4 Everbright Securities 8.27

Panda Bond Database

Pricing Date Issuer Country Size Rmb (m)
1 14-Sep-17 Bank of China (Hong Kong) (BOCHK) China 9,000
2 05-Sep-17 Joy City China 1,000
3 01-Sep-17 Rusal Russian Federation 500
4 23-Aug-17 Daimler Germany 5,000
5 02-Aug-17 China Gas Holdings China 1,500

Offshore RMB Bond Top Bookrunners

Rank Bookrunner Share % by Volume
1 JP Morgan 49.70
2 Barclays 10.06
2 Citi 10.06
2 HSBC 10.06
2 Bank of China (BOC) 10.06

Latest Offshore RMB Bonds

Pricing Date Issuer Country Size Rmb (m)
1 01-Jun-17 Ocean Wealth (Parent: China Orient Asset Management) China 632
2 11-Apr-17 Bank of China Johannesburg Branch (BOC Johannesburg) China 1,500
3 22-Feb-17 Ocean Wealth (Parent: China Orient Asset Management) China 850
4 28-Nov-16 Loncin Holdings China 800
5 04-Nov-16 China Nuclear Engineering Group China 1,500