bond defaults

Special Feature

China's recovery a boon for Asian high yield bonds

SINGAPORE (June 19): At the start of this year, Asian high yield bonds were one of the asset classes favoured by UBS Asset Management (UBS-AM) to outperform.

Singapore economy

Singapore faces rising tide of bad debt with record bonds maturing

(Aug 27): Singapore firms are likely to see more soured debt as the trade-reliant economy takes a hit from US-China tensions.

Management & Corporate Governance

After Hyflux fall, Singapore debt buyers scrutinise these firms

(Apr 26): The collapse of Singapore’s water treatment firm Hyflux has increased investor scrutiny over other debt-laden companies that have sold bonds in the local currency.

HK-listed CWT International defaults on loan interests and fees; 3 CWT-linked REITs could be hit

SINGAPORE (Apr 16): CWT International (CWTI), controlled by Chinese conglomerate HNA Group which is facing liquidity challenges, on Tuesday announced it has failed to pay accrued interests and fees

China Focus

China bond defaults stay low even as NPL formation moderates: Morgan Stanley

SINGAPORE (June 11): Bond defaults in China have been on the rise, but non-performing loans (NPL) formation has seen further moderation through still healthy corporate growth, low chance of broad-b

China Focus

China has its worst-ever start to a year for defaults

SHANGHAI (April 3): China’s deleveraging push has racked up the most defaults on corporate bonds ever for a first quarter, and the identity of the debtors is pretty revealing.

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