sections

Wednesday, 26 September 2018

Krishna Merchant' s stories

Sort by: Newest firstOldest firstA-ZZ-A

  • Jakarta business district

    Tax amnesty boosts Indonesian bonds

    People & Markets | 08 July 2016

    A long-awaited tax amnesty is helping Indonesia’s local bond markets outperform during a period of intense global volatility.

  • Spicing up the Masala recipe

    Emerging Markets | 05 January 2018

    Indian finance companies are lining up Masala bonds to diversify their funding options at a time when a strengthening rupee and higher yields are raising the interest of foreign investors.

  • Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) logo

    Sebi proposes large corporates borrow via bonds

    Ticker | 23 July 2018

    India’s market regulator has proposed that large corporates borrow at least a quarter of their funding requirements via bonds starting in the next fiscal year.

  • SBI outlines Masala ambitions

    Emerging Markets | 30 September 2016

    State bank keen to tap overseas appetite for Indian names

  • Rupee Notes

    Rising rupee recharges Masala bonds

    Top News | 28 April 2017

    Indian issuers are dusting off plans for offshore rupee financings after a rebound in the currency brought so-called Masala bonds back on to investors’ radar.

  • RComm fails to communicate

    Emerging Markets | 26 May 2017

    Reliance Communications’ offshore bonds suffered a dramatic sell-off last week, as the telecommunications company failed to respond to reports that it was behind on loan payments.

  • RCom outlook darkens after coupon miss

    Emerging Markets | 10 November 2017

    Reliance Communications missed a coupon payment last week, dragging offshore bondholders into a debt restructuring that has already hit the company’s onshore lenders.

  • RCom debt plan fails to stop slide

    Emerging Markets | 03 November 2017

    Reliance Communication’s dollar bonds have continued to slide even after the company agreed to a new debt-repayment plan with domestic lenders. The plan includes a pledge to raise up to Rs170bn from the sale of assets such as mobile towers, according to Reuters report.

  • RBI vows corporate debt reforms

    People & Markets | 12 August 2016

    The Reserve Bank of India is preparing to unveil broad measures, ranging from recommendations on using corporate debt as collateral to allowing insurers to invest in Additional Tier 1 securities, in order to improve the country’s bond markets.

  • RBI reversal revives Masala market

    Emerging Markets | 29 September 2017

    The Reserve Bank of India has carved out offshore rupee bonds from its corporate bond quota for foreign investors, allowing inflows into onshore bonds to resume and revive the frozen Masala market.

Show  10 per page20 per page50 per page