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  1. Business - Banking & Finance

    Companies flock to sell their junk bonds in Singapore

    Posted Oct 04th 2013, 03:56pm by IFR

    ... IFR Strong local demand and market's ability to handle smaller issuances are draws for issuers of high-yield debt Companies in Southeast Asia are looking at Singapore as a viable alternative for high-yield bond issues in amounts that would be too small for US dollar investors. The push comes as so-called junk bonds became a predominant theme this year in the Singapore market, ...

  2. Small firms get green light to sell junk bonds

    Posted Jan 08th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... rates, companies would rather borrow money from banks than issue high-yield bonds. As for encouraging domestic institutions to sell foreign-currency debt, he said he was surprised given recent ... high-yield, or junk, bonds on the interbank bond market to raise operating funds, according to the central bank. The People's Bank of China also said it would encourage domestic institutions ...

  3. Business - Money - DEBT

    Insurance-backed bonds from Chinese firms tempt with high yields

    Posted Jul 24th 2014, 01:06am by JASPER

    ... Jasper Moiseiwitsch jasper.moiseiwitsch@scmp.com Insurance-backed bonds to tempt with high yields Hong Kong-based First Equity Finance and Singapore-based IFA Capital are raising US$120 million through insurance-backed bonds for two mainland firms. Jiangsu Sujia Group, a diversified entity, is issuing a US$100 million bond to build a retirement centre in Jiangsu province. Nanjing ...

  4. Asian growth drives high-yield debt issuance

    Posted Mar 07th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cameron Dueck The flood of investment dollars entering Asia is fuelling a boom in high-yield debt issuance with defaults kept below the global average, thanks to the region's strong ... high-yield debt issuers in Asia last year, up from 55 in 2004. And a growing number of those are first-time issuers, particularly if they are businesses based on the mainland. More than 50 per cent ...

  5. High-yield bonds without managed funds: FIIG Securities

    Posted Mar 10th 2014, 02:56pm by Reports by Mia Daughenbaugh, Christina Liedke and David Bell

    ... Reports by Mia Daughenbaugh, Christina Liedke and David Bell Australia offers high-yield investors the security of one of the few remaining AAA-rated economies in the world. Until lately, ... custody backing of JP Morgan." FIIG launched another market-leading initiative when it opened the debt capital market to unrated, mid-cap Australian corporations. The firm has served as sole ...

  6. High-yield debt issues unlikely to come cheap

    Posted Mar 09th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Anette Jonsson The two latest high-yield bond issues with links to the mainland are drawing strong demand from investors eager to capture supreme returns, suggesting they will not come ... one fund manager said. 'The environment so far this year has been very conducive for high-yield issuers and the fact that there is no official word yet means it probably won't ...

  7. Business - Money

    Singapore scoops up high-yield bond trade

    Posted Oct 14th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... grade firms selling debt in the city, attracting investor interest by offering juicy coupons. Data from Thomson Reuters showed that close to S$5 billion (HK$31.1 billion) of high-yield deals ... Reuters in Singapore Singapore scoops up high-yield bond trade Companies in Southeast Asia are looking at Singapore as a viable alternative for high-yield bond issues in amounts that would ...

  8. Asia offers high yields to attract customers

    Posted May 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... period last year. Wallace Lam, HSBC's director of debt capital markets, global capital financing, says high-yield bonds should not be confused with junk bonds, which run a higher risk ... companies issuing high-yield bonds are often raising assets to drive growth or cover capital expenditure instead of settling debt. 'As an asset class, high-yield bonds can provide attractive ...

  9. Property - Hong Kong & China - DEBT

    Risks hang over surge in high-yield bonds

    Posted Nov 04th 2013, 05:53am by Jasper Moiseiwitsch

    ... surge in high-yield bonds Each day seems to bring news of a fresh bond from a mainland property developer. The debt issues are a favourite of private banking clients, which have been known ... Issuance from mainland developers makes up 40 per cent of the JP Morgan Asia Credit Index Non-Investment Grade Corporate Index. That means that fund managers specialising in Asian high-yield debt ...

  10. Business - Money - BULL VS BEAR

    Bull vs Bear: high-yield bonds

    Posted Mar 11th 2013, 12:00am by GARY DUGAN, BRYAN COLLINS

    ... that the original name for high-yield bonds was junk bonds. I don't believe that all high-yielding debt will become worthless. I do worry that easy monetary conditions hide weaknesses in the companies that issue them. Firms that issue high-yield debt often operate in sectors that have volatile economic cycles- for example, property- and such companies are in danger of quickly lurching from profit ...




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