Biostime hits the right spots with $322m CB debut

Babycare products manufacturer Biostime International Holdings had an equity-linked debut to remember after raising HK$2.5bn ($332m) via a 2019 zero coupon convertible bond on January 14.

  • By Rev Hui
  • 15 Jan 2014
A couple of outright investors had already been wall-crossed by sole global co-ordinator and sole bookrunner HSBC before the CB was launched, which helped drive momentum for others to join. That was reflected by the fact that the bids, which were evenly split between outrights and hedge funds, came ...

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