Trump's tariff on Asian bond markets

Escalating global trade tensions stop a tentative rally in its tracks, overpowering the positive impact of declining issuance and rebounding Treasuries.
June 02, 2018

KDB back for more dim sum with $203m bond

Korea Development Bank's second three-year deal is priced with a coupon rate of 4.2%, in line with initial guidance. UOB, meanwhile, is poised to follow DBS with a covered bond.
November 23, 2015

Oil & gas majors fuel record Asian G3 bond sales

Sinopec and Cnooc debt offerings sustain China as the region's biggest issuer, while the Philippines vaults into second place due to a dearth of issuance from Korea and India.
October 13, 2015

Sukuks rise as pillars of global finance

Malaysia leads the charge in promoting wider distribution of the Islamic bonds, with US investors starting to feature more prominently in allocations.
June 08, 2015

Petronas in $5b blockbuster bond issue

Malaysian national oil giant prices Asia's second largest corporate dollar bond, comprising of an Islamic and three conventional tranches.
March 11, 2015

ICON Offshore prices at top end of range

Malaysia’s largest pure-play offshore supply vessel operator’s institutional book was 15 times oversubscribed, with investors keen on the sector.
June 11, 2014

ICON Offshore locks in cornerstones

Malaysian offshore supply vessel operator will offer investors exposure to the exploration and production activities of Petronas.
May 30, 2014

Canada approves Cnooc’s Nexen acquisition

Canada’s leaders defy domestic support for resource nationalism and allow Cnooc’s purchase of Nexen and Petronas’s takeover of Progress to go ahead.
December 10, 2012