Bonds

China Evergrande Fiasco Worsens, With Arrest of EV Unit Exec

News that police have detained the vice-chairman of China Evergrande New Energy Vehicle sent shares of the unit and its…

3 months ago

China’s Top Banks Reducing Exposure to Small Regional Lenders

Two of China's biggest state-owned banks and a leading joint-stock bank have stepped up reviews of smaller lenders, as debts…

3 months ago

State-Owned Developers Led China’s Real Estate Market in 2023

The top six home sellers last year were all state-owned or state-backed developers, according to a private real estate survey

3 months ago

China 2024 Budget Plans 3% GDP Outlay, Plus Special Bonds

The deficit is lower than 2023's revised 3.8% target, but the option to issue off-budget debt of $140 billion provides…

4 months ago

China Central Bank Set to Boost Liquidity, Poll Forecasts

The bulk of market analysts surveyed recently expect the People's Bank of China to boost liquidity and keep the one-year…

4 months ago

Country Garden to Gain $428m From Wanda Unit Stake Sale

Country Garden said the sale of its holding in mall operator Zhuhai Wanda Commercial Management to Wanda Group should bring…

4 months ago

Foreign Investors Turn to Asia Bonds as US Yields Dip

South Korean, Indian, Malaysian, Indonesian and Thai bonds had their biggest month since May in November, with offshore buyers spending…

4 months ago

China Evergrande Stock Jumps as Liquidation Hearing Put Off

Hong Kong court gives embattled developer a further 8 weeks to finalise a revamped debt restructuring proposal; judge says plan…

4 months ago

China’s Debt-laden Provinces Raise $21bn to Save Small Banks

Local governments have raised $21 billion via special bonds this year to boost the capital of small and mid-sized banks…

5 months ago

China Wealth Manager Zhongzhi Admits to $64 Billion in Liabilities

Zhongzhi sent a note of apology to investors on Wednesday, saying it had liabilities of up to $64 billion. This…

5 months ago

Japan’s Salaries Surge Could See BoJ Turn to Tightening

Another year of consistent wage growth would force the Bank of Japan to consider ending its controversial monetary stimulus

5 months ago

Japan to Drop Quarterly Reports for Listed Businesses – Nikkei

Lawmakers in Japan area debating a move to allow listed businesses to report twice a year instead of having to…

5 months ago