south korea

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

Seoul sees glimpses of free market in North

North Koreans are starting to form free markets and trade goods, a sign the planned economy is gradually accepting market forces. Could it lead to rapprochement?
November 08, 2017

Private equity investors cash out of Hanmi

Three private equity investors sold their holdings in the South Korean semiconductor company but the deal priced at the bottom end of the targeted range.
June 24, 2014

Korean dollar DCM hits $15.9bn

GS Caltex is marketing a dollar deal, while Kookmin Bank and Korea Gas have hired banks for potential offerings as dollar issuance hits a YTD record.
June 11, 2014

Asia G3 volumes could hit $50bn in Q2

The region’s G3 bond market saw a disappointing first quarter but issuers are expected to rush to raise funding before rates touch unfavourable levels.
March 28, 2014