Asia and the Pacific

Asia and the Pacific

Cagamas Issues RM825mil Bonds, Sukuk

The National Mortgage Corporation of Malaysia, Cagamas Bhd Friday announced its combined issuance of Conventional Medium Term Notes (CMTN) and Islamic Medium Term Notes...

Korean Fintechs Are Creating a Blockchain for Trading OTC Securities

A blockchain platform for the trading of unlisted securities is being developed in South Korea, according to a report in the Chosun Ilbo. The goal is to...

Indonesia Govt Launches Retail Savings Sukuk ST005, Aiming to Raise Rp...

The Government of Indonesia on Thursday officially opened the subscription period for non-tradeable retail savings sukuk (Islamic bonds) ST005, the seventh bond issued from...

Ethereum Foundation Director’s New Role to Help Business Use Public Blockchain

The Enterprise Ethereum Alliance (EEA) has appointed Aya Miyaguchi, executive director of the Ethereum Foundation, to its board as the EEA unveils its new...

Malaysian Company Issues Green Sukuk to Finance Small Hydro Construction

Telekosang Hydro One Sdn Bhd in Malaysia has issued an 18-year green sukuk to finance the construction of a 24-MW run-of-river hydro plant, according to Climate...

Islamic Finance Flashes Pierce Indonesia, Malaysia Pall

The Indonesian and Malaysian stock markets lagged on the Morgan Stanley Capital International index through July, with the former up 7%, just behind behind...