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  • Tencent jumps on ‘golden window’ for $6bn bond

    Tencent jumps on ‘golden window’ for $6bn bond

    Chinese tech giant Tencent Holdings raised $6bn from a four-tranche transaction on Wednesday. The deal, which attracted some $36bn of orders at its peak, proved that global investors are not being scared away from Chinese credits, despite the geopolitical risks clouding the country. Morgan Davis reports.

  • Chinese SOEs seal new dollar bonds

    Chinese SOEs seal new dollar bonds

    Shandong Hi-Speed Group Co and Taiyuan State-owned Investment Group were among the bond issuers on a relatively busy day for the primary dollar market on Wednesday.

  • Crisis Talk — Carson Block, CIO of Muddy Waters: ‘If capitalism breaks, it’s capitalists who broke it’

    Crisis Talk — Carson Block, CIO of Muddy Waters: ‘If capitalism breaks, it’s capitalists who broke it’

    Muddy Waters has fostered a fearsome reputation as a credible, thorough and forceful short seller whose explosive reports are a danger to anyone harbouring a stake in its intended target. Carson Block, its founder and chief investment officer, told GlobalCapital he has never been wrong about a company he’s shorted, though that doesn’t mean he’s made money from every position he has held. According to Block, monetary policies intended to stimulate markets through financial crises actually corrode them, and stifle accountability for serious failures in corporate governance.

  • Ping An builds $600m bond trade

    Ping An builds $600m bond trade

    China Ping An Insurance raised $600m in the bond market on Tuesday, after finding strong support from Asian investors during calls on Monday.

  • Hysan takes $400m amid tensions in Hong Kong

    Hysan takes $400m amid tensions in Hong Kong

    Hong Kong property company Hysan Development Co returned to the bond market on Tuesday, raising $400m in spite of the political turbulence that has rocked the special administrative region.

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