HOCK LOCK SIEW

AS much as bankers chirp about the stunning revival of new deals in the Singapore dollar bond market in the second half of the year, the reality for issuers looking to sell riskier corporate debt has...

TEMASEK Holdings has launched its first public bond offer for retail investors, with a five-year maturity and a fixed interest rate of 2.7 per cent per annum payable every six months.

TEMASEK Holdings has launched its first public bond offer to retail investors, with a five-year maturity and a fixed interest rate of 2.7 per cent.

NEWS ANALYSIS

IN MARCH, noted shortseller Andrew Left took a swipe at Netflix Inc's stock, calling the online video company's aggressive spending on content acquisition "unsustainable". The...

[NEW YORK] Uber Technologies Inc is sticking to its unorthodox approach to raising capital as it sounds out investors on a US$1.5 billion bond sale.

[KUALA LUMPUR] Malaysian capital markets are finally shaking off the lull that followed Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad's surprise election win five months ago, according to the nation's...

[LONDON] UK companies with speculative-grade ratings are increasingly shunning sterling bonds for their financing needs as investor unease over the outcome of Brexit makes for a more challenging...

[JAKARTA] Indonesia is weighing proposals to cut the levy on gains from its sovereign bonds and extend tax breaks to exporters who will park their dollar earnings in local banks for a longer period...

[NEW YORK] Comcast Corp sold bonds to finance its US$39 billion acquisition of Sky Plc in one of the biggest corporate debt sales ever in the US.

[LONDON] The latest collision between Italy's markets and politics is beginning to fuel concern that shock waves could spread to elsewhere in Europe...