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Haitong International Securities has hit the market for a HK$8bn ($1bn) three year bullet, which could increase in size depending on demand.
A big spike in the interbank rate for offshore renminbi has cast doubts over the development of the nascent CNH Hibor loan market. The changes in the overnight rates unnerved bankers, who responded that a wait-and-watch approach would be the most sensible, writes Shruti Chaturvedi.
In a starved Russian loan market peppered with asset backed loans, three Chinese banks have lent a highly prized unsecured credit facility of Rmb4.8bn ($730m) to Russian mining company Norilsk Nickel. It is the latest sign of the increasing importance of Chinese money in a Russian economy increasingly squeezed by international sanctions and falling oil prices. Elly Whittaker reports.