Asia and the Pacific

Asia and the Pacific

Bank Indonesia Adopts Refinitiv Auctions for Domestic NDFs

Bank Indonesia (BI) has adopted Refinitiv Auctions for Domestic Non-deliverable Forwards (NDFs), as Central Banks increasingly rely on electronic tools to ensure their markets...

The IILM Issues a Total of USD 1 Billion Ṣukūk

Today, the International Islamic Liquidity Management Corporation (IILM) conducted the second auction of the year by issuing a total amount of USD 1 billion...

China Champions Green Bonds

By Amy Kam As Davos 2020 demonstrated, green is the new black of economic policy. Despite the climate change movement’s frequent association with fringe extremists,...

Islamic Banking to Boost Local Halal Industry, BARMM Growth

Despite some hurdles due to the lack of infrastructure, there are bright spots for Islamic banking in the Philippines as it will open investment...

Maybank Islamic to Arrange Gulf Sukuk, Opens Dubai Branch

Maybank Islamic aims to arrange six dollar sukuk deals in the Gulf in 2020, including at least one sovereign issuance, its CEO said on...

Toyota Motor Credit Selling Year’s First U.S. Company Green Bond

Toyota Motor Corp. is borrowing through its finance company to help support the sale of clean cars, marking the first U.S. corporate green bond...