Debt©2017 IFLR 201160DebtDEAL: Iraq’s first independent sovereign bondThe $1 billion deal, which follows on from a US-backed offering in January, illustrates investors’ sustained appetite for risky debt, 10 Aug 2017 15:00:00 GMTDEAL: Softbank’s $4.5 billion subordinated perpetual notesThe deal broke new ground in Japan when it comes to corporates issuing offshore IFRS-compliant hybrid debt, 03 Aug 2017 12:30:00 GMTPRIMER: green bondsThe third instalment in our series focuses on green bonds, looking at how the market has evolved and what’s in store for the future, 03 Aug 2017 12:30:00 GMTDEAL: Terra Firma/Annington Homes’ £4 billion refinancingThe UK Ministry of Defence’s main housing provider will use the new capital to cut costs associated with previous securitisations, 28 Jul 2017 07:45:00 GMTDEAL: OmGrid Funding’s $500 million notesThe deal finds a novel way around Oman’s sweeping new withholding tax, 24 Jul 2017 10:15:00 GMTDEAL: world's first pandemic bondThe World Bank's latest debt securities will pay out if a major disease outbreak happens in a low-income nation, 20 Jul 2017 11:30:00 GMTDEAL: Argentina's century bondIts $2.75 billion issuance is the first from a nation with junk status, 18 Jul 2017 18:15:00 GMTDEAL: Petroperú's $2 billion international bondThe largest corporate bond in Peru's history was not guaranteed by the government, even though it was issued by a state-owned company, 11 Jul 2017 10:15:00 GMTDEAL: Nigeria’s $300 million diaspora bond firstThe country has weathered a leadership change and vast volumes of compliance work to launch the first-of-its-kind deal, 06 Jul 2017 11:15:00 GMTDEAL: world's first social impact samurai bondBPCE's $500 million issuance will provide finance for the issuer's clients rather than projects, 05 Jul 2017 04:00:00 GMTDEAL: Maldives’ $200m sovereign bond debutThe issuance relied on collective action clauses for New York law governed notes, a first in the APAC region, 13 Jun 2017 16:00:00 GMTCMU review hints at federal Europe futureThe midterm checkup envisages greater powers for Esma and places a greater focus on harmonisation, 08 Jun 2017 12:15:00 GMTHK-China Bond Connect: expect uncertaintySome areas of the new scheme have not yet been looked at by regulators, which could delay foreign investment, 08 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMTDEAL: Italy’s €4.2 billion debt buybackThe member state’s latest exercise in public liability management by issuing treasury bonds with longer maturities could be replicated to other series of BTP Italias with upcoming terms, 08 Jun 2017 10:00:00 GMTDEAL: Acwa Power’s collateralised bondThe $814 million deal combines elements of structured and project finance, allowing the issuer to utilise assets on hand, 07 Jun 2017 13:30:00 GMTDEAL: France’s first PPP refinancingFunding for the contract to manage the MoD's new Paris HQ now includes a securitisation and better terms for bank debt, 02 Jun 2017 10:15:00 GMT