Lianhe Ratings Global Limited (“Lianhe Global”) has been named the “Best Chinese Offshore Ratings Agency” in FinanceAsia’s China Awards 2019.
FinanceAsia was founded in 1996 to cover corporate finance across the Asia Pacific region. Haymarket Media, a privately held publisher in the UK, acquired FinanceAsia in 2005. FinanceAsia is a financial market publication widely followed by the Asia finance and markets community.
The award was added this year to recognise the growth of Chinese ratings agencies in Hong Kong which are offering ratings and research for Chinese offshore bond issuance. The criteria for the award include market share and the timeliness, integrity, transparency as well as the accuracy of ratings and research.