Bonds

Berry Genomics Scraps Plans for Bionano Bonds After Beijing Vetoes Deal

Berry Genomics Scraps Plans for Bionano Bonds After Beijing Vetoes Deal

Berry Genomics, which offers DNA prenatal testing services, has dropped plans to buy USD5 million worth of convertible bonds from American peer Bionano Genomics after Beijing shut the deal down.

Jul 31, 2018
Liu Jing & Tang Shihua
Overseas Investors Doubled China Sovereign Debt Holdings Over Past Year

Overseas Investors Doubled China Sovereign Debt Holdings Over Past Year

Overseas financial institutions doubled their combined holdings of government-issued Chinese bonds over the past twelve months, the latest official data shows.

Jul 23, 2018
She Qingqi
China’s Municipal Investment Bonds Rally After Central Bank Suasion

China’s Municipal Investment Bonds Rally After Central Bank Suasion

China’s Municipal Investment Bonds Rally After Central Bank Suasion

Jul 20, 2018
Zhou Ailin & She Qingqi
China Adds Treasury Bonds for First Time in Three Months; Remains Top US Creditor

China Adds Treasury Bonds for First Time in Three Months; Remains Top US Creditor

China boosted its holdings of US treasury bonds in May, snapping three straight months of declines.

Jul 18, 2018
Xu Wei
China’s Bond Defaults Were Far Fewer Than Global Average in May, PBOC Deputy Says

China’s Bond Defaults Were Far Fewer Than Global Average in May, PBOC Deputy Says

China’s bond market default rate is clearly below the ratio of non-performing loans for China’s commercial banks and non-payments in…

Jul 3, 2018
Xu Wei
China Fund Managers Expect Extended Liquidity to Shrink Bond Volatility in Second Half

China Fund Managers Expect Extended Liquidity to Shrink Bond Volatility in Second Half

China Fund Managers Expect Extended Liquidity to Shrink Bond Volatility in Second Half. Chinese bond fund managers interviewed by Yicai…

Jun 26, 2018
Zhou Ailin
Shenzhen Stock Exchange Deepens Ties With South Asia Bourses

Shenzhen Stock Exchange Deepens Ties With South Asia Bourses

Shenzhen Stock Exchange Deepens Ties With South Asia Bourses. The Shenzhen Stock Exchange plans to further ties with South Asian…

Jun 19, 2018
Beijing Eases Foreign Investor Limits as Part of Ongoing Drive to Open Financial Sector

Beijing Eases Foreign Investor Limits as Part of Ongoing Drive to Open Financial Sector

China’s forex regulator has unveiled new rules to ease restrictions on qualified foreign bond and stock investors as Beijing continues…

Jun 13, 2018
Xu Wei
Chinese Property Firms Seek Offshore Funds as Local Investors Tire of Defaulters

Chinese Property Firms Seek Offshore Funds as Local Investors Tire of Defaulters

Chinese real estate firms raised CNY37.6 billion (USD5.9 billion) via offshore bonds in April, more than double the figure for…

Jun 11, 2018
Zhou Ailin
Overseas Investors Increase Positions in Chinese Treasuries Before Bloomberg Barclays Index Addition

Overseas Investors Increase Positions in Chinese Treasuries Before Bloomberg Barclays Index Addition

Overseas institutions have increased their investments in Chinese government bonds for the 16th consecutive month to CNY838.9 billion (USD131 billion)…

Jun 8, 2018
She Qingqi
Yuan Showed Resistance as Dollar Surged Last Month

Yuan Showed Resistance as Dollar Surged Last Month

The yuan lost 2 percent against the dollar in April, making it a safer asset than other emerging market currencies as the greenback surged 5 percent throughout the month.

May 21, 2018
Zhou Ailin
China’s Holding of US Treasuries Hit Five-Month High in March Despite Trade Dispute

China’s Holding of US Treasuries Hit Five-Month High in March Despite Trade Dispute

The size of US Treasuries held by China in March climbed to the highest point in five months as Beijing…

May 16, 2018
Xu Wei