9:52 pm October 20, 2014 | No Comment
Indonesia raked in Rp 21.2 trillion ($1.76 billion) from the sale of rupiah-denominated retail bonds or ORI, on Monday to retail investors, marking the country’s largest bond sale of this kind so far.
8:50 pm October 20, 2014 | No Comment
Batavia Prosperindo Finance, an automotive financing company, has increased the size of its rights offering in December to Rp 350 billion ($29 million) as it seeks to bolster its capital.
8:40 pm October 20, 2014 | No Comment
Loath to find out what their record holdings of corporate bonds and leveraged loans were worth as liquidity thinned and markets slid, professional traders turned to stocks and Treasuries to defuse risk.
5:48 pm October 20, 2014 | No Comment
Speculators added bullish gold bets for the first time in nine weeks as concern that global economic growth is slowing whipsawed equity markets.
9:19 am October 16, 2014 | No Comment
A growing number of private individuals, or retail investors, across Southeast Asia are pouring money into the region’s riskiest shares, attracted by gains that have outstripped the indexes of larger stocks this year. Small- and medium-cap indexes in Malaysia, Thailand and the Philippines have gained an average 41 percent this year, almost four times the advance by benchmark gauges of bigger companies.
7:51 pm October 14, 2014 | No Comment
Shipping company Pelayaran Nasional Bina Buana Raya, or BBR, which is controlled by Singaporean logistics firm Marco Polo Marine, expects to raise Rp 372.6 billion ($30.5 million) from selling new shares next month to support its domestic expansion plans.
5:01 pm October 14, 2014 | No Comment
Indonesia sold Rp 12 trillion ($983 million) of conventional bonds at an auction on Tuesday, above an indicative target of Rp 8 trillion, an official from the finance ministry’s debt office said.
11:45 am October 14, 2014 | No Comment
Investors are rethinking their exposure to emerging markets, focusing on countries likely to weather lean times with manufacturing exports to the United States while avoiding those that have thrived on sending commodities to a now slowing China.