Regulator mulls options for Formosa market

The sale of foreign-currency bonds with short-dated call options has been outlawed in Taiwan. Other options line up to satisfy investors hunting yield.
July 31, 2017

New issue premiums could spike amid US woes

Bond investors could demand higher new issue premiums in the coming days, especially if the US debt ceiling debate remains unresolved triggering risk aversion sentiment.
October 08, 2013

KHNP launches $500 million 10-year bond

Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power re-opens the Asian credit market after a barren few weeks with a tightly priced 10-year deal, while other borrowers are set to follow.
July 07, 2011

Kookmin issues Asia's first covered bond

Korea's biggest bank attracts strong demand for a $1 billion five-year covered bond issue, and avoids the constraints and stigma attached to government guarantees.
May 07, 2009