Industry experts say it's about time the MPF embraced China government bonds as Lam announces sweeping reforms of the city's retirement fund
The enlargement of the Bond Connect scheme, announced on Wednesday (Sep 15), gives Chinese investors another option for allocating capital offshore.
Stuck between low yields and the need to include fixed income in their portfolios, institutional investors like Cbus are getting creative with their approach to income investing.
The country’s issuance of sustainable debt should flourish, but it needs to improve its rules, standards and research.
The mounting appeal of China's local bond market is being counterbalanced by its lack of quality research and paucity of good information about companies' ESG track records.
Despite the high-level defaults, investors haven’t yet lost all confidence in China's high-yield bond market - especially those from property developers - but a selective approach will be essential.