Headquartered in Shenzhen, Tencent is one of China's and the world's largest internet services companies, with interests in media, entertainment, web and mobile communications, advertising, e-commerce and internet banking.

Tencent's new bond issue is part of the company’s US$5 billion medium-term note programme that commenced in April last year. Photo: Bloomberg

Huge demand for Tencent’s US$2b bond offering

International investors showed they remain bullish on internet powerhouse Tencent Holdings, which was met with huge demand for its US$2 billion bond issue this week.