In the second of a two part interview, Hutchison Whampoa group finance director Frank Sixt and Treasurer KS Chan discuss the development of a retail bond market, India and a growing love of euros.
In part one of a two part interview, Hutchison Whampoa group finance director Frank Sixt and Treasurer KS Chan discuss liability management, spread levels and why the rating agencies forward-looking views are wrong.
Voted Best CFO in Hong Kong once again in our investor poll, Hutchison Whampoa''s Frank Sixt discusses Enron.
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