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Singapore's wealthy lured to risky bonds
02 Aug 2014
SINGAPORE'S millionaires are bankrolling makers of tyre rubber and frozen salmon samosas in their quest for higher returns as smaller...
Bond report: Rating downgrades for European banks
09 Jul 2014
Investors in the bonds of European financial institutions will increasingly be required to take losses during restructurings. As a result...
SEC to make oversight of bond trading a priority
23 Jun 2014
[NEW YORK] The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is seeking to shine a light on trades in the relatively opaque markets for...
ASEAN Bond Market Growth
30 May 2014
ASEAN bond markets are significant in size: Over US$1 trillion of domestic bonds outstanding end-2013, US$178 billion for cross-border
More S'pore-issued Basel III bonds in the offing: Moody's
21 Mar 2014
SINGAPORE banks are expected to issue more Basel III compliant securities, with about 25 per cent of their Basel II securities callable...
Covered bonds seen boosting debt issuance by Singapore lenders
15 Mar 2014
DBS Bank predicts as much as S$10 billion in covered bond sales by banks in Singapore over the next three years as the Republic prepares...
The bond investing free lunch is over
15 Jan 2014
BONDS lived down to expectations last year. The threat of rising interest rates, which had lurked in the ether for five years, finally...
Abenomics: The implications for the Japanese bond market
10 Jan 2014
Following the election of a new government under Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in December 2012, Japan has embarked on an aggressive new...
Outlook 2014: Asian Bonds
17 Dec 2013
Speculation surrounding when the US Federal Reserve (Fed) intends to ‘taper’ its massive quantitative easing (QE) programme have...
Outlook 2014: US Fixed Income
11 Dec 2013
Schroders Head of US Multi-sector Fixed Income, David Harris, shares what’s in store for US fixed income in 2014.
UK plans to launch Islamic sovereign bond
30 Oct 2013
[LONDON] The UK will launch the first Syariah-compliant sovereign bond issued by a non-Islamic country, British Prime Minister David...
China looking to grow local govt debt market
22 Oct 2013
[SHANGHAI] China may decide next month to expand a trial programme allowing local governments to sell bonds, in response to concerns that...
Indian firms turn to loans as bond yields hit the roof
28 Aug 2013
[MUMBAI] Loan growth in India is picking up from a 2009 low as the highest corporate bond yields since the global financial crisis force...
Eurozone bond market on way to recovery: analysts
19 Aug 2013
[PARIS] The eurozone bond market is gradually recovering from the disruption caused by the debt crisis, analysts say, with the gap in...
China relaunch of govt bond futures seen as a boost
07 Aug 2013
[HONG KONG] China's planned relaunch of the long-awaited government bond futures, which could come as early as September this year, will...
DBS Turkish bond debut draws strong orders
03 Aug 2013
DBS Bank has sold its first Turkish bond, a debut by a local bank for deals from that country.
Fed Reserve maintains bond-buying programme
02 Aug 2013
[WASHINGTON, District of Columbia] The US Federal Reserve left unchanged near-zero interest rates and its massive bond-buying programme on...
After June coma, bond market gets fresh legs
30 Jul 2013
[SINGAPORE] After the drought of June where not one bond was sold, July has brought relief with $1.9 billion worth of deals done as fixed...
High yield interest: Asian edition
23 Jul 2013
The first half of 2013 saw a record amount of issuance in the Asian high-yield bond markets. Forty three deals closed raising a total of...
What’s ahead for local government bond market in China?
17 Jul 2013
The Chinese central government’s new guidelines for its pilot municipal bond program represent another significant step towards the...
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