Total breaks dim sum hush with debut

Total re-opened the dim sum bond market for international issuers on Thursday after a three month gap, with a Rmb1.065bn ($173m) bond.

  • By Jon Hay
  • 13 Sep 2013

The French oil company, rated Aa1(negative)/AA-(stable), had never issued in renminbi before, but had gained permission from the Chinese authorities to transfer up to Rmb1.065bn of bond proceeds to its Chinese onshore operations.

“We maxed out the approved amount,” said a banker at bookrunner HSBC. “Total is a ...

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