A successful renminbi bond issue by Russia's VTB Bank has
shown that even emerging market issuers can sell Chinese
currency bonds relatively easily.
The Russian bank's Rmb1 billion ($152 million), three-year
2.95% bonds, issued on December 10 2010, made it the first
non-Asian emerging market issuer of so-called dim sum bonds
(renminbi-denominated bonds issued from Hong...