PHP PESO: A TOP 2020 REGIONAL PERFORMER

The peso emerged anew as one of the best performing currencies in the region for the…

FALL IN FOREIGN CURRENCY LOANS IN THE PHILIPPINES

Foreign currency loans slipped in the third quarter amid continued tepid business activities and stricter lending…

ABOITIZ POWER EVALUATING P30B RETAIL BONDS

ABOITIZ POWER Corp. is looking to raise P30 billion (US$624 million) by issuing retail bonds, which…

UNTANGLING LIBOR COMPLEXITY? INSTITUTIONS NEED A BLUEPRINT TO FOLLOW

By John Berven, Director of APAC, Solidatus After the turmoil of 2020, many in finance would…

ASIAN BONDS RISE FOR THE SIXTH CONSECUTIVE MONTH

Asian bonds received inflows for the sixth consecutive month in November, helped by optimism over the…

DBP ISSUES P21B BOND

State-run Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP) listed P21 billion worth of two-year peso-denominated bonds on…

14TH DEAL & SOLUTION AWARDS

(Wednesday, 9 December 2020): A record number of submissions were received from across the region this…

MIXED VIEWS FROM ECONOMISTS ON FITCH’S MALAYSIA DOWNGRADE:

Economists have given mixed views on Fitch Ratings’ latest revision of Malaysia’s sovereign rating, with some…

ACTIVISTS DERAIL SINGAPORE REIT M&A

Investors in a Singapore real estate investment trust (REIT) voted down a merger with a larger…

PHILIPPINES RAISES $2.75B IN GLOBAL BONDS

The Philippines raised $2.75 billion (P132 billion) from its second dollar-denominated bond sale this year as…