|Dear Cbonds users!|
We are pleased to announce the publication of the league table for investment banks – the bookrunners of domestic corporate bonds in Thailand by the first half of 2018. This is the first league table for Thailand developed by Cbonds.
Over the first half of 2018, the cumulative volume of the registered issues amounted to 15 007 mln US dollars.
Kasikornbank is ranked the highest with a result of 2 882 million US dollars and 63 issues. It is followed by Bank of Ayudhya, which arranged 27 issues for a total of 1 866 million US dollars, and Siam Commercial Bank, which took part in arranging the placement of 34 issues for 1 742 million US dollars.
Top five investment banks – bookrunners of placement of domestic corporate bonds in Thailand, 1H 2018
|Investment bank||Volume, million USD||Market share, %||Number of issuers||Number of issues|
|Bank of Ayudhya||1 866||12.43||11||27|
|Siam Commercial Bank||1 742||11.61||16||34|
|Krung Thai Bank||1 666||11.10||20||37|
|Bangkok Bank||1 405||9.36||20||46|
You can find the full league table at the following link: (http://cbonds.com/rankings/item/517). The website also offers a league table generator (http://cbonds.com/rankings/generator/) allowing you to generate league tables based on selected filters such as branches, sectors, and issue currency.
Cbonds expresses its gratitude to the investment banks involved in validation of deals included in the Cbonds rankings. To all participants of the primary bonds and Eurobonds market, we suggest cooperation that makes our rankings more equitable and reflective the real market situation. You can find ways to communicate with us via the following link: (http://em.cbonds.com/pages/cbonds_em).