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  • The lowdown: Panda bonds

    Panda bonds were thrust back into the limelight when the market was reopened by China in 2015 with many high profile issuers lining up to sell deals. But what are Panda bonds and why should you care? Here’s GlobalRMB’s quick guide to all you need to know.

    • 27 Jan 2016
  • Philippines plans $2bn bond return in first half

    The Republic of the Philippines plans to execute a $2bn deal in the first half of the year, consisting of a bond swap to extend maturities and a new transaction as part of its ongoing liability management efforts.

    • 19 Jan 2016
  • Mongolia to hit road ahead of 144A outing

    The Government of Mongolia has picked six banks to work on a 144A/Reg S bond that may hit the market as early as next week.

    • 14 Jan 2016
  • Panda supply to reach Rmb20bn in 2016: Deutsche

    Deutsche Bank is forecasting net Panda bond issuance of Rmb20bn this year as part of a wider deepening of China’s onshore bond market including greater access for foreign investors.

    • 14 Jan 2016
  • No dim sum for Hungary until markets improve

    Hungary will not issue a dim sum bond until a period of sustained stability is seen in the Chinese markets, said bankers on Wednesday.

    • 13 Jan 2016
  • Hungary lines up investors to join the dim sum feast

    Hungary will meet investors in Hong Kong and Singapore as it prepares to issue the first ever sovereign dim sum bond from the CEEMEA region.

    • 07 Jan 2016
  • South Korea gains another lift as Moody’s hikes rating

    Three months after South Korea became fully double-A rated for the first time, the sovereign received another boost when Moody’s hiked its rating by one notch to Aa2 in December.

    • 07 Jan 2016