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  • Haitong International hunts for HK$8bn in two tranches

    Haitong International Securities has hit the market for a HK$8bn ($1bn) three year bullet, which could increase in size depending on demand.

    • 28 Jan 2016
  • CNH Hibor spike spurs offshore RMB loan rethink

    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.

    • 14 Jan 2016
  • Yuan’t gonna believe it: Russia’s Norilsk mines Chinese banks for loans

    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.

    • 13 Jan 2016