Hon Hai wins over investors with $500m CB

Investors cheered Hon Hai Precision Industry Co’s first convertible bond (CB) issue in seven years this week, cramming in $3bn of orders into the $500m deal. That pent-up demand, along with the Taiwanese iPhone parts maker’s own strong equity and credit, meant it could get away with aggressive terms. John Loh writes.

  • By John Loh
  • 31 Oct 2017
The longtime Apple supplier, also known as Foxconn, launched the trade on Monday evening shortly before 6pm Hong Kong time through Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Citi and HSBC.The leads marketed the Reg S-only five year issue with a ...

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