[SHENZHEN] Concern that China may soon witness its first convertible-bond default is drawing attention to just how speculative the market has become.The Shenzhen Stock Exchange suspended trading...

THE trustee of Frasers Centrepoint Trust (FCT) on Monday issued S$200 million of notes due 2023 with a 3.2 per cent fixed-rate coupon.

HOCK LOCK SIEW

AS THE government aims to loosen movement restrictions, allowing for the gradual reopening of the economy as community transmission of Covid-19 falls, companies should be planning for a post-...

[WASHINGTON] US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Monday he sees no need for the country to buy back debt and that he plans to borrow money long-term to lock in low interest rates, as the...

[BENGALURU] Qantas Airways said on Tuesday it would extend flight cancellations into June and July, and added that it secured further debt funding that should support the airline through to the...

VIRUS OUTBREAK

THE European Central Bank (ECB) kept much of its remaining powder dry on Thursday, reaffirming its already vast bond purchase scheme but holding back on any big policy move as it is already...

[NEW YORK] Snap launched a US$750 million convertible offering Thursday morning in what was characterised as a "strategic move" by company co-founder and chief executive officer Evan Spiegel.

THE syndicate of lenders for Eagle Hospitality Trust’s (EHT) US$341 million loan has restricted access to several bank accounts of Eagle Hospitality Real Estate Investment Trust’s (EH-Reit)...

[BRISBANE] Virgin Australia Holdings has been offered a A$200 million (S$181 million) lifeline from the Queensland government less than 24 hours after Australia's Deputy Prime Minister all but...

[LONDON] Italian bonds remained under pressure on Wednesday due to continued disappointment with the Eurogroup's coronavirus package and the announcement of changes to the country's funding...