Chinese issuers opt for keepwell structures

Peking University Founder Group Company and Bank of Communications Financial Leasing Co used keepwell deeds for their dollar bond sales on Thursday, paying a bit of premium for the structure.

  • By Morgan Davis
  • 19 Jan 2018

While weaker, investors proved receptive to the keepwell structure of the new notes.

“It’s become a lot more acceptable to use keepwell deeds,” said a head of fixed income on the Founder Group trade. Investors will put more weight on the quality of the company, he said. ...

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