Thursday, 14 December 2017

Robert Hogg' s stories

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  • KMG aborts consent offer

    Emerging Markets | 14 July 2017

    KazMunaiGas has terminated a controversial consent solicitation, with market participants saying the company overreached with an ambitious covenant-stripping plan that was backed by insufficient fees.

  • The company logo of Russian natural gas producer Gazprom

    Gazprom steps on the gas

    Ticker | 13 July 2017

    It was a swift stroll through the primary market for Gazprom, with the Russian gas producer printing a SFr500m five-year during the morning.

  • KfW branch

    KfW bores into funding needs

    Ticker | 11 July 2017

    German development bank KfW raised €1bn in a 15-year deal due September 2032 off its EMTN programme, making some headway into its upsized funding requirement.

  • SNCF Reseau logo

    SNCF lays tracks for long Green route

    Ticker | 11 July 2017

    SNCF Reseau, owner and manager of French railway infrastructure, has priced the longest Green bond in the euro market.

  • A worker prepares pipes to service an oil well on oil fields operated by a subsidiary of the KazMunayGas Exploration Production JSC in Kyzylorda region, southern Kazakhstan.

    KMG aborts covenant cull

    Ticker | 11 July 2017

    KazMunaiGas has terminated a controversial consent solicitation on 10 of its bonds, including the three notes it sold in April.

  • Liquid Telecom falls short on debut

    Emerging Markets | 07 July 2017

    Liquid Telecom found it heavy going in the primary market on Thursday, and although the debut issuer managed to get its deal over the line, the notes suffered further blows after they were free to trade.

  • Liquid wakes up EEMEA primary

    Ticker | 06 July 2017

    Liquid Telecom (B3/B+) is out with an expected US$600m 5NC3 debut offering.

  • S&P crops KazAgro rating

    Ticker | 04 July 2017

    KazAgro has suffered a two-notch downgrade from Standard & Poor’s, after the ratings agency said the Kazakh government is less willing to support state-owned entities.

  • EEMEA flows under the microscope

    Ticker | 03 July 2017

    Rates moves are driving the action in EM, according to a trader, and he is keeping a careful eye on ETF flows to discern a clear signal of market direction.

  • Euroclear logo

    Euroclear settling Alliance Oil bonds

    Ticker | 03 July 2017

    Euroclear has resumed settling Alliance Oil’s Eurobonds, pending a US Treasury investigation into the Russian company’s parent entity over alleged sanctions breaches, according to a source familiar with the matter.