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A vote of confidence from the Market for BNP Paribas in Hong Kong and in Asia

  • 12.01.2001
Our recipe for success: merge two great banks, a top-tier team, a lot of hard work and you get BNP Paribas ! Our vote of confidence from the market has been expressed through seven top accolades. BNP Paribas is pleased to announce that it has received the following awards in Hong Kong and in Asia :

Most innovative deal of the year
The Philippines PROgress bonds
BNP Paribas was Financial Advisor, Joint Issue Manager, Bookrunner and Lead Underwriter (FIA Awards, December 2000)

Deal of the Year / Best syndicated Loan
Pacific Century Cyberworks, US$ 12 billion syndicated loan
BNP Paribas Hong Kong was global coordinator and one of the 4 arrangers
(FinanceAsia Awards, December 2000)


Loan of the Year
Pacific Century Cyberworks
BNP Paribas Hong Kong was global coordinator and one of the 4 arrangers
(IFR Asia Awards, December 2000) (Asiamoney awards, January 2001)


Hong Kong Equity House
BNP Paribas Peregrine
(IFR Asia Awards, December 2000)

Best Block Trade House
BNP Paribas Peregrine
(The Asset Asian Awards, December 2000)

Best House at Small Cap IPOs
BNP Paribas Peregrine
(FinanceAsia Awards, December 2000)

Individual Banker of the Year
Francis Leung, BNP Paribas Peregrine
(FIA Awards, December 2000)
Press contact(s)
For further details please contact :

Michèle Sicard, Media Relations, Paris
Tel : 33-1 40 14 70 61
E-mail : michele.sicard [at] bnpparibas (dot) com

Henri de Clisson, Media Relations, Paris
Tel : 33-1 40 14 65 14
E-mail : henri.declisson [at] bnpparibas (dot) com

Virginie Ourceyre, Head of Corporate Communication BNP Paribas Hong Kong
Tel : 852 2929 88 12
E-mail : virginie.ourceyre [at] asia.bnpparibas (dot) com