HNA Group-linked bonds came under pressure on Wednesday as a question mark was placed over the future direction of the once-acquisitive Chinese conglomerate following news of the death of Jian Wang, its co-founder and chairman.
Wang, 57 years old, died on Tuesday from a fall during a business trip to France, the company said in a statement on its website. No further details were provided.
A spokesman for HNA Group, which changed its website to grey in a gesture of grief, did not immediately respond to FinanceAsia's requests for comment.
Wang's sudden death comes...