Minsheng Education, a Chongqing-based school operator, is set to launch the third Hong Kong IPO from the sector this year.
Asia ECM volume totals hit $34.3 billion as second month of the year ends.
The deal was completed four years after the Korean policy bank announced its intention to sell, coming ahead of a change in accounting rules next year.
Former chairman of China's CSRC returns to financial regulatory work after spell as a provincial administrator.
Haier's purchase of General Electric's home appliances unit was a landmark deal for the Chinese company. Behind the scenes it provided its fair share of headaches.
Two days after selling a Singapore-dollar tier-2 note, the Singapore lender prints US dollar and euro covered bonds, the first dual-currency covered bond form an Asian issuer.
Telstra, Anhui Haoyuan Chemical Group and China ZhengTong Auto Services feature in Dealogic's roundup of loans activity in Asia for February 17 to 23.
Risk-on appetite helps the US-listed Chinese property developer to price a new $300 million bond, after drawing more than $3.2 billion of orders.
The city becomes the first Asian sovereign issuer this year to sell an Islamic bond.
It is the biggest Basel III-compliant, Singapore dollar-denominated tier-2 bond and met with robust demand, not least from private banking clients, reflecting the dearth of supply.
Myanmar's stock market is on the cusp of opening the door to foreign investors. They could be forgiven for not rushing in.
Kraft Heinz's abortive bid for Unilever offers a timely reminder to Asian dealmakers of some of the pitfalls to avoid when structuring an M&A deal.
FinanceAsia’s annual business travel poll finds new players among the familiar brands as Asia's executive select their favourite hotels by city.
G3 Debt Capital Market on YTD record high despite drop in volume this week
Group founder’s elder son raises $341 million from selling part of his stake in retail flagship, marking his withdrawal from a bitter years-long power struggle with his brother.
Henry Cai's private equity fund is tapping Chinese and Asian demand for European small- and mid-caps with a technology focus and ambitions to expand into Asia, its MD says.
KWG Property Holding, IndianOil LNG and Thai Union Group feature in Dealogic's roundup of loans activity in Asia for February 10 to 16.
The BB-rated company becomes the first local government financing vehicle to sell a dollar bond this year, attracting $2.5 billion of orders for its $300 million deal.
FinanceAsia handed out its 2016 Achievement Awards on Thursday night to the best and brightest in the region’s capital markets and named its Outstanding Achievement winner.
FinanceAsia’s annual business travel poll finds executives concerned about travel budgets — and discerning when it comes to quality.
Despite being priced inside fair value, Huawei's new five-year and 10-year bonds traded up in the secondary market as investors continued to pile in.
The Henan-based operator of private schools aims for a conservative valuation despite market recovery.
Falling interest rates should be good news for India's prospective new asset class — infrastructure investment trusts — as long as issuers price the first few deals to perform.
The Hong Kong-listed property developer increases the size of its bond after attracting more than $5.5 billion of demand.
PCCW offloads HKT Trust stake in Hong Kong’s first billion-dollar block trade in 10 months. That points at a likely revival in Hong Kong's slumbering equities market.
China’s drive to improve food safety via foreign acquisitions faces growing anti-trust barriers and management failures. FinanceAsia talks to deal-makers about how to make the recipe just right.
Hunger for food security and safety are a recipe for overseas acquisitions in 2017.
Equity and Debt Capital Markets pick up this week
The Chinese property company will pay half what it does on one outstanding bond after taking advantage of buoyant high-yield demand.
K Wah Financial Services, JSW Jaigarh Port and feature in Dealogic's roundup of loans activity in Asia for February 4 to 10.
MBK Partners sees its sale of a 60% stake in CNS fall through again, underscoring the regulatory difficulties for private equity firms attempting to exit Taiwan.
Despite a chunky cut in pricing from initial guidance, the solar power company's dollar bond trades up in the secondary market.
Winners of our 2016 Achievement Awards in Australia and New Zealand joined us for a celebration dinner in Sydney this week
The US tech giant’s sale of non-voting shares offers an opportunity for Hong Kong to rethink its approach to new listings. It's an option the city should reject.
More capital is needed to fight the blight of pollution in the mainland's smoggy cities. But issuers may find criteria for what constitutes a "green bond" are far tougher overseas.
Randy Gelber will join the Swiss bank in April as its head of technology media and telecommunications for the Asia-Pacific region.
The proceeds will be used to buy the Indian clean energy company's proposed masala bonds.
The coal mining group gets a warm welcome as the recovery in commodity prices helps bond investors to look beyond the recent default of key customer PT Berau Coal Energy.
The Henan-based private school operator plans to list in Hong Kong, following Wisdom Education’s debut late last month.
Both Equity and Debt Capital Markets in a lull due to Lunar New Year
The Guangzhou-based property firm demonstrated the flexibility of China’s bond regulator, selling a bond after its approval had officially expired. Here is how it did it.
Thai warehouse operator enters final preparation for a domestic IPO of its water treatment business as it seeks capital to reduce leverage after Hemaraj deal.
A new breed of insurance firms has grown very big, very fast. Long a source of instability in the market, these firms can now be quite the opposite.
SPIC Pacific Hydro, Shimao Property and Indomobil Finance Indonesia feature in Dealogic's roundup of loans activity in Asia for January 20 to 26.
Vodafone is unlikely to proceed with the planned flotation of its Indian unit after entering negotiations to sell the assets to Idea Cellular.
Soaring property prices are leading to a boom for Chinese developers. But the Beijing government is looking on with alarm and is tightening the rules.
Both Equity and Debt Capital Markets sluggish in the last week of January
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Alibaba’s financial affiliate pays $880 million to acquire MoneyGram, highlighting its ambition to broaden its service offerings in the face of stiff domestic competition.