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Jonathan Rogers

Jonathan Rogers

Jonathan Rogers graduated from Oxford University in 1986 where he read Politics, Philosophy and Economics. That year he joined Nomura International , attending the company’s graduate trainee programme at Nomura Securities’ headquarters in Tokyo. He worked as an institutional bond salesman for Nomura in London for five years, covering central banks and institutions in Scandinavia. He subsequently worked on the institutional sales desk at Long Term Credit Bank of Japan in London before moving on to the derivatives and structured note desk at First National Bank of Chicago in London. Jonathan joined IFR Asia in 2003 as syndicated loans editor and subsequently became debt capital markets editor in 2005. He is currently IFR Asia’s chief analyst, credit.

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Recent stories

  • Duckling to swan

    Duckling to swan

    IFR SSA Special Report 2018

    Around a decade ago, there was a template for how Asia’s frequent benchmark issuers went about bringing deals to the primary market: there were the likes of the Republic of the Philippines and Korea Development Bank, which did it the right way; and there was the Republic of Indonesia, which did it the wrong way.

  • Banking on ASEAN integration

    Banking on ASEAN integration

    IFR IMF/World Bank Special Report 2017

    The ASEAN Banking Integration Framework is one layer of the ASEAN Economic Community, an entity modelled on the European single market. The AEC comprises four interrelated ambitions: realising a single market and production base; creating a highly competitive economic region; achieving equitable economic development; and full regional integration into the global economy.

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    The risks of a post-truth world

    IFR 2167 21 January to 27 January 2017

    PRECISELY HOW DOES one navigate through the “post-truth” world? Readers of this column are probably familiar with Oxford Dictionaries’ word of the year for 2016, defined by their selection committee as “relating to or denoting circumstances in which objective facts are less influential in shaping public opinion than appeals to emotion and personal belief”.

  • AIIB invigorates infrastructure lending

    IFR SSA Special Report 2017

  • As good as it gets

    IFR Top 250 Borrowers Special Report 2017

  • Here to stay

    IFR Top 250 Borrowers Special Report 2017

  • This time it's different

    IFR 2156 22 October to 28 October 2016

  • The good cops take charge

    IFR 2157 29 October to 04 November 2016

  • A lesson from the Wild East

    IFR 2158 5 November to 11 November 2016

  • Here comes the Asian recession

    IFR 2159 12 November to 18 November 2016

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