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S-Reits in merger race for bigger scale

The proposed merger between OUE Commercial Reit and OUE Hospitality Trust signals a growing trend where Reit mangers combine assets for stronger liquidity and financing capacity.
April 08, 2019

Nio overcomes difficulties to price $650m CB

The EV maker returned to the capital market four months after its US listing and successfully raised fresh capital despite multiple headwinds. It was forced to pay up though.
January 31, 2019

Maoyan IPO catches Tencent-Alibaba rivalry on film

With its online ticketing business Maoyan Entertainment looking to raise $345 million from its IPO, Tencent is set to go head-to-head against Alibaba on the Hong Kong stock exchange.
January 22, 2019

Yuhua replenishes M&A funding with $120m CB

Despite the regulatory risks that surround China’s education sector, the private school operator manages to close the year's first convertible bond sale in Asia ex-Japan.
January 10, 2019

New Year’s resolutions for Asian bond markets

After a tough 2018 that saw rising US interest rates and trade tensions with China, is this year going to be any easier? What do market participants forecast for the year ahead?
January 02, 2019