The decision of the minority investors of Power Assets Holdings to reject the revised takeover offer from Cheung Kong Infrastructure is a good step for shareholder rights.
Outlook for China's domestic interbank bond market is bright after Beijing endorses the development of local debt market
A brief rally followed by another tumble would damage China's market-management credibility further. Yet history suggests that is what may happen.
Standard Chartered has announced bad results and major staff cuts. Its largest shareholder Temasek must wonder whether it would do better merging with DBS, a stronger performer.
A bond default by coal firm Hidili underlines the growing pressures facing many Chinese companies, which could yet spur the country's banks into asset sales and securitisations.
Mergers in China's e-commerce space, including Ctrip's tie-up with Qunar, are the default response to competition. A few giants now control vast swaths of the sector unopposed.
If China’s new strategy is to spur cross-border investment, capital market reforms are a must.
A slowdown in home construction is a big drag on China’s economy, with GDP growth down to a six-year low of 7%. The government is struggling to arrest the slide.
One of Indonesia's leading infrastructure experts discusses the country's progress in financing its massive infrastructure programme.
FinanceAsia's 2015 poll will shed light on how regional market volatility has affected the debt securities outlook on the archipelago.
As China’s leaders survey the devastation in their A-share markets, which at one point lost $3.3 trillion in value, they should not be tempted to prop up prices continuously.
Government officials continue to dither on leading Bangladesh into global capital markets but the pressure to do so will only increase.
The high level S&ED tries to keep US-China ties — arguably the most important bilateral relationship in the world — on a relatively even keel.
Rapprochement will continue at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum in June and the BRICS Summit in the Russian city of Ufa in July says VTB Bank's deputy chairman.
Upcoming webinar will examine how China's economic slowdown will affect the corporate, financial, property and debt segments.