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  1. Property - Hong Kong & China

    Moody's negative rating on China property sector to hit developer bonds

    Posted May 22nd 2014, 01:19am by LANGI CHIANG AND JASPER MOISEIWITSCH

    ... Langi Chiang and Jasper Moiseiwitsch Sector downgrade from stable to negative reflects concerns over rising housing inventory levels and weaker liquidity from slower sales Moody's negative rating to hit bonds Ratings agency Moody's downgraded the mainland's property sector to negative from stable, underscoring the financial risks of developers and worrying ...

  2. Business - China Business - PROPERTY

    Beijing clampdown on property market 'won't hold back China homes sales'

    Posted May 09th 2013, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito peggy.sito@scmp.com Mainland home sales to grow at slower pace and prices to rise 5 to 10 per cent, says Moody's Beijing curbs spur builders to shift into mass market The mainland property market will continue to grow, but at a slower pace, while developers which focus on the mass market will experience strongest growth, Moody's Investors Service said. Its ...

  3. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    China's property developers' default risk poses funding threat

    Posted May 01st 2014, 01:28am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in Shanghai Moody's warns collapse of Zhejiang Xingrun Real Estate will have consequences for mainland developers' ability to raise funds China's developer default ... as home sales cool, Moody's Investors Service said. The builders have issued US$500 million of offshore yuan or US dollar bonds this month, compared with US$1.6 billion in the same period ...

  4. Property - Hong Kong & China - DEBT

    Chinese developers double dollar bond sales

    Posted Nov 13th 2013, 03:18am by BLOOM

    ... The companies sold US$17.88 billion of the notes by October 20, up from about US$8 billion for the whole of last year, according to Moody's Investors Service. The average yield on mainland ... issuers this month as the Federal Reserve considers cutting stimulus that drove down borrowing costs in the United States. Appetite is being backed by Moody's rating upgrades and data showing ...

  5. Property - Hong Kong & China

    Shanghai developer said to halt project on funding shortage

    Posted Jun 28th 2014, 01:07am by BLOOM

    ... example of mainland developers facing pressure as the slowing property market weighs on the growth of the economy. Moody's Investors Service in May revised its credit outlook for Chinese ...

  6. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY INVESTMENT

    Mainland real estate investment growth slows to 13.7pc

    Posted Aug 13th 2014, 04:34pm by Langi Chiang

    ... on year, deepening from a drop of 6.7 per cent in the first half. Sales volume fell 7.6 per cent in the same period, after declining 6 per cent in the first six months. Moody's Investors ...

  7. Property - Hong Kong & China

    Strain 'watch list' provides gauge for industry

    Posted Mar 27th 2014, 01:01am by Langi Chiang

    ... this month. "We believe financiers and investors will become more selective and favour borrowers with relatively strong credit quality," said Franco Leung, a property analyst at Moody's ... cent) and Hopson (42.8 per cent) had the lowest proportion of cash versus short-term debt among all mainland developers rated by Moody';s. Adding to their cash strain is the extra caution ...

  8. Business - China Business - PROPERTY

    Shanghai site fetches year high of 4.6b yuan

    Posted May 30th 2013, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... ratings have improved significantly this year because of better sales and liquidity, according to Moody's Investors Service. In a survey of 40 developers, the rating agency gave 31 companies ... Moody's analyst Franco Leung Chun-pong said. "But pent-up demand has boosted sales and we see developers offering more flats that target end users, and they are able to sell more flats. ...

  9. Property - Hong Kong & China - DEBT

    Chinese developers sinking into disguised debts

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 05:03am by Langi Chiang

    ... developers put perpetual securities as equity in their interim reports, Moody's has taken the opposite tack. "They have debt-like features," said Franco Leung, the global ratings ...

  10. Property - Hong Kong & China - ACQUISITIONS

    Developers’ caution in buying land could threaten local government finances

    Posted Apr 01st 2014, 03:36pm by Langi Chiang

    ... sales for a large portion of their revenues. While this revenue source has proven to be quite lucrative, it has also been highly volatile Moody's Investors Service Even China Overseas Land ... economy hinges on a buoyant real estate industry. The most urgent priority is to repay debts. An analysis by global rating agency Moody's Investors Service of self-reported indebtedness ...




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