Chien Mi Wong

Chien Mi Wong is a G3 fixed income reporter at FinanceAsia. Prior to joining Haymarket, she was an associate reporter at capital markets publication Asiamoney covering North Asia fixed income and cash management, also based in Hong Kong. She had her first taste of financial journalism at Bloomberg, where she was an emerging market bonds and foreign exchange print news intern based in Singapore. A Malaysian national, Chien holds a Masters of Journalism from Hong Kong University and a BSc in Economics and Finance from Bristol University, UK. Chien can be contacted at chienmi.wong@haymarket.asia.

  • Astra Sedaya sells $300m bond after 15-year hiatus

    Astra Sedaya sells $300m bond after 15-year hiatus

    Indonesian car financing firm returns to the global debt markets with a vengeance, upsizing it from a reported $250 million as investors seek diversification away from China.

  • Exim India launches country's first green bond

    Exim India launches country's first green bond

    The Indian export financial institution prices a $500 million bond aimed at funding climate change projects as regional investor familiarity towards the instrument improves.

  • BOC Aviation lands $750m bond in the US

    BOC Aviation lands $750m bond in the US

    The Asian airline leasing company targets US bond investors for the first time, with orderbooks touching $5.5 billion as global accounts rush for quality.

  • China re-fi could hit a great wall

    China re-fi could hit a great wall

    The bulk of Asian corporate debt slated to mature in 2017 is from Chinese issuers, which are now perceived as facing the greatest challenge to obtain refinancing.

  • Malaysia may lose A- Fitch credit rating

    Malaysia may lose A- Fitch credit rating

    SOE debt, declining oil prices and trouble at a sovereign wealth fund have prompted foreign investor outflows and undermined Malaysia’s economic outlook.

  • INFOGRAPHIC: Bond debutants keep ball going

    INFOGRAPHIC: Bond debutants keep ball going

    Global DCM realm continues to diversify, with debut dollar deals dwindling and maiden renminbi and euro offerings rising to record levels, according to Dealogic data.

  • Asia IG bonds on a roll

    Asia IG bonds on a roll

    Hutchison Port, ICBC Financial prices dual-tranche dollar notes while Beijing Infrastructure sells a euro offering as the market reopens for high-quality bonds.

  • Petronas in $5b blockbuster bond issue

    Petronas in $5b blockbuster bond issue

    Malaysian national oil giant prices Asia's second largest corporate dollar bond, comprising of an Islamic and three conventional tranches.

  • Kaisa's offshore bondholders to lose out

    Kaisa's offshore bondholders to lose out

    Offshore bondholders will suffer at the expense of equity holders in the Chinese developer’s latest debt-restructuring proposal, defying common capital structure norms.

  • Lodha Developers builds bond curve at a cost

    Lodha Developers builds bond curve at a cost

    The Indian developer paid the highest-ever yield for its debut $200 million bond in the firm's second attempt at foreign fundraising.

  • Indonesia's unsteady start to bond deals

    Indonesia's unsteady start to bond deals

    The Southeast Asian nation’s bond issuance sputters back to life but only for selected borrowers as they battle with the ever-evolving local regulatory environment.

  • China Shanshui seals $500m bond

    China Shanshui seals $500m bond

    Chinese cement company sells its first bond in three years, significantly compensating investors buying into a sector that continues to be structurally challenged.

  • Lodha Developers hopes for second-time lucky

    Lodha Developers hopes for second-time lucky

    The Indian real estate company is returning to the global debt market for a second time citing better market conditions.

  • Times Property prices $280m bond

    Times Property prices $280m bond

    Chinese developer sells second single-B high-yield bond of 2015 as investors slowly warm back up to a sector that has been under intense scrutiny since the start of the year.

  • Hunger for dim sum intensifies

    Hunger for dim sum intensifies

    An appetite for offshore renminbi bonds is spreading across the globe, most recently to France and South Korea.

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