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Shenwan Hongyuan aiming for magnificent 7th with IPO

Belatedly following six bigger rivals, the Shanghai-based brokerage is to tap the Hong Kong market for funding with the city’s biggest IPO so far this year. The timing could be propitious.
April 11, 2019

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

CVC eyes a big cheque from MAP Aktif Adiperkasa

CVC Capital Partners is ready to complete one of its most profitable deals in Asia. It could raise up to $353 million when it divests its majority stake in the Indonesian sports goods retailer.
April 01, 2019

Asian equities: Reit time, Reit place

Changing interest rate expectations prompt a renewed surge in Reit offerings as investors wonder whether wider equity market momentum can last.
March 11, 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

Asia's high-yield bonds swing back to life

High-yield issuers are back in force with new US dollar bonds, indicating that secondary market valuations have finally returned to attractive levels for fixed income investors.
January 23, 2019