Southern Power Grid, Socam join debt binge

Southern Power Grid, Socam join debt binge

But there are subtle indications that that Asia's G3 primary bond market may be suffering from a little indigestion.
The Chinese utility giant and Indonesian oil and gas producer receive warm welcome from investors, getting a $10 billion and a $4.5 billion of demand at peak, respectively.
The prospect of large investment in a country desperate to catch up with its neighbours is doing little to ease anti-Chinese sentiment.
Secondary market buffer priced in to make sure the new asset class is a success.
The national investment company sells a dual-tranche deal, drawing $11 billion of demand at peak.
South Korean IPOs driving AeJ Equity Capital Markets this YTD


Chinese outbound M&A hit a record $218.6 billion in 2016, according to Dealogic. But amid regulatory challenges, how high will volumes go in 2017?

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Fear not — the market will set a new record.
Things will be a bit slower, but we can break $150 billion.
Expect $100-150 billion of deals.
We will not even beat 2015’s volume. There will be less than $100 billion of deals.


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