AGIC closes PE fund at $1b, seeks deals

Henry Cai's private equity fund is tapping Chinese and Asian demand for European small- and mid-caps with a technology focus and ambitions to expand into Asia, its MD says.
February 17, 2017

Europeans borrowers ponder panda bonds

The opening up of China’s domestic bond market has been the most important capital markets initiative of the past decade. European borrowers are considering their options.
June 12, 2016

Catering to Asia’s bank capital appetite

The perpetual tier-1 bond issue by Julius Baer in mid-November marks the latest example of European banks seeking Asian investor support to secure cornerstone capital bond issues.
November 30, 2015

UBS joins formosa bond bonanza

Taiwan’s formosa market is attracting European borrowers thanks to the island’s friendlier regulatory environment, with UBS raising two bonds in just over two weeks.
May 15, 2015

ING Bank rides China wave

The Netherlands-based lender's Greater China management of commercial banking tells FinanceAsia how the business is growing.
July 08, 2014

Investors rate Europe and technology

The audience of 500-plus portfolio managers at Credit Suisse’s annual Hong Kong event was bearish on property and the renminbi.
March 25, 2014

Does Europe even matter to Asian companies?

Statistics show that what happens in Europe has little bearing on the financial performance of Asian companies. But perhaps now is the time to change that.
September 12, 2012