SINGAPORE, May 14 (IFR) - The Republic of Korea, rated Aa3,
A+, AA-, has announced it will meet investors in the United
States and Europe starting on May 20.
SINGAPORE, Jan 7 (IFR) - The Republic of Indonesia has
announced a new two-tranche dollar-denominated bond transaction.
The sovereign is offering a 10-year bond at a yield in the area
of 6.2% and a 30-year at a yield in the vicinity of 7.1%.
SINGAPORE, Nov 19 (IFR) - The Republic of Croatia has
announced price guidance in the area of 6.500%-6.625% for its
new 10-year bonds due January 2024. The transaction is being
sold in a Regulation S rule 144 A format, meaning they are
denominated in US dollars and only institutional investors are
allowed to buy it.
SINGAPORE, Oct 17 (IFR) - Chinese rating agency Dagong has
downgraded the United States to A- from A and maintained a
negative outlook on the sovereign's credit.
SINGAPORE, Sept 27 (IFR) - Buyers of Asian bonds are all
about duration risk lately. Three transactions from companies in
the region this week showed there is plenty of appetite for
longer maturities and lower yields.
LONDON, May 23 (IFR) - Emerging markets issuance volumes
could break the USD600bn mark by the end of the year if the
present rate of supply is maintained, according to Thomson
Reuters data, which would represent a 40% increase on 2012's
SINGAPORE, April 18 (IFR) - As investors shift their views
on where rates are heading, bankers in Asia are seeing the
opportunity to revive the corporate hybrid market to satisfy the
growing appetite for duration.
Oct 18 (IFR) - Bankers are trying to bring the first foreign
sovereign Singapore dollar bond and have been pitching hard to
some of the world's savvier treasurers.
SINGAPORE, June 25 (IFR) - The round of downgrades on global
banks served up by Moody's on Thursday has left some
institutions with Asian operations smiling, even though their
credit ratings were cut as well.
SINGAPORE, April 25 (IFR) - Korea Development Bank's
decision to tap the Swiss franc market even as its peers line up
with US dollar bonds has provided a rare glimpse into the savvy
funding strategy of one of Asia's top borrowers.