Asia’s bond market is on pace for a record-breaking year.
The $144.9 billion of bonds sold by issuers in Asia Pacific ex-Japan so far this year is already 70% higher than the same period in 2016, according to Dealogic data. Debt bankers are busier than they have ever been, and investors are getting a diverse range of credits to choose from.
But there are clear hurdles.
The French election,...