Latest RMB loans/equity news

  • HK market warms to Stock Connect investor ID

    Market participants in Hong Kong have welcomed plans by regulators to install a new investor identification mechanism, which will require northbound investors participating in Stock Connect to reveal their identities by the middle of 2018.

    • 13 Oct 2017
  • CCB names Tian to chairman, exec director role

    China Construction Bank has appointed respected senior banker Tian Guoli as chairman and executive director, effective Monday, the lender has said in a Hong Kong stock exchange filing.

    • 10 Oct 2017
  • China, Luxembourg bet on ‘benchmark’ green stock index

    China and Luxembourg made their first collaboration in equities on September 28, launching a green stock index. But experts say that while indices such as this are necessary for Chinese green finance to grow, they are not sufficient to ensure its success.

    • 29 Sep 2017
  • The Buy Side: Sweden’s Andra still bullish on A-shares

    In this new column, GlobalRMB will be speaking to investors from around the world about their views on RMB assets. In the first instalment, Swedish pension fund Andra speaks about its long-standing commitment to China’s equity market.

    • 19 Sep 2017
  • PFM to be popular with foreign asset managers, says CLSA

    Foreign asset managers will increasingly use RMB raised in China to invest overseas, as the private fund management (PFM) programme takes off, said Alexious Lee, head of capital access, China, at CLSA.

    • 13 Sep 2017
  • Chinese banks woo foreign participants for OBOR projects

    Syndicated loan activity in Asia ex-Japan may have slumped this year, but the slowdown is not all bad. The numbers show a return to normalcy in the region following an unusually stellar year of business in 2016, according to speakers at a loan market conference last week.

    • 12 Sep 2017
  • Hong Kong needs to get IPO Connect right

    China’s A-share market has one of the largest pools of domestic investors in the world. So it’s no surprise Hong Kong’s exchange is desperate to link its primary IPO market with the mainland. While there could be plenty of benefits, the city’s regulator should think long and hard before opening itself up to a potentially uncontrollable flood of money.

    • 05 Sep 2017
  • The East is Red

    In the latest Clawback, columnist Philippe Espinasse puts cash trading numbers in Hong Kong under the microscope to some rather interesting results.

    • 04 Sep 2017
  • HKEX brings IPO Connect back into the spotlight

    The idea of a Primary Equity Connect (PEC) linking China and Hong Kong has reared its head again after the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKSE) published a report trumping its benefits. Needless to say, the market is divided. While many see benefits, others see dangers in bringing the two markets closer together. Jonathan Breen reports.

    • 31 Aug 2017
  • Carnival's $260m rights issue gets Stock Connect boost

    Carnival Group International Holdings said its HK$2bn ($260m) rights issue will be available for subscription by Stock Connect investors in the Mainland.

    • 25 Aug 2017

RMB loans/equity news archive

GlobalRMB Panda Bonds league table

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

Panda Bond Database

Pricing Date Issuer Country Size Rmb (m)
1 13-Oct-17 Global Logistic Properties Singapore 1,000
2 19-Sep-17 Skyworth Digital Holdings China 2,000
3 14-Sep-17 Bank of China (Hong Kong) (BOCHK) China 9,000
4 05-Sep-17 Joy City China 1,000
5 01-Sep-17 Rusal Russian Federation 500

Offshore RMB Bond Top Bookrunners

Rank Bookrunner Share % by Volume
1 Standard Chartered Bank 23.14
2 JP Morgan 22.86
3 HSBC 20.06
4 Credit Agricole 15.43
5 Barclays 4.63

Latest Offshore RMB Bonds

Pricing Date Issuer Country Size Rmb (m)
1 11-Oct-17 BMW Finance NV The Netherlands 1,000
2 11-Oct-17 BOC Aviation Singapore 1,000
3 28-Sep-17 National Bank of Canada Canada 600
4 22-Sep-17 Royal Bank of Canada Canada 900
5 01-Jun-17 Ocean Wealth (Parent: China Orient Asset Management) China 632