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  • IFLR 2016 awards: research begins

    05 November 2015

    Submission forms have been sent for next year's Europe, Asia and Americas awards. If you have not received them, or would like further information, please get in touch

  • China's green bond guidelines buck global trend

    23 October 2015

    The PRC's top-down approach to the new asset class will see it issue guidelines early in November. This month the Agricultural Bank of China issued the country's first green bank bond

  • Emerging market HY restructurings ahead

    17 September 2015

    US dollar-denominated emerging market bonds are at risk of default as the interest rate hike looms

  • US restrains global green bonds growth

    02 September 2015

    The budding asset class has seen strong growth this year. But to reach its full potential, American issuers must get involved

  • Kuwait prepares maiden sovereign sukuk

    28 August 2015

    The government is looking to diversify its funding sources in the wake of the drastic oil price slump

  • S$ bonds' covenant evolution

    19 August 2015

    The proliferation of private banks has made the Singapore-dollar debt capital markets an attractive destination for foreign issuers. But a flurry of lower credits could be changing its composition

  • Brazil's infra model to grow local bond markets

    30 July 2015

    The country plans to diversify project financing sources with a system that balances national development bank loans with domestic debt offerings

  • Delinking high yield from debt walls

    22 July 2015

    European counsel are speculating over the source of high-yield dealflow this coming cycle. Opinion is divided, and the debate has revived the wall-of-debt concept