Chinese issuers keep markets busy, more to come

Several Chinese borrowers ventured into the bond market at the end of December, locking up last-minute deals that were mainly supported by anchor orders.

  • By Morgan Davis
  • 03 Jan 2019
Debt bankers in the region were kept busy up to the end of 2018, as mainland issuers attempted to use up the last of their approved annual offshore issuance quotas. As was seen throughout December, the last deals were also characterised by their quite small sizes and short ...

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