Trader for NAB sued over blue-chip stock spike

The Australian Securities and Investments Commission has launched legal proceedings against Whitebox Trading and its sole director, Johannes Boshoff for manipulating the stock market on October 18, 2012.


Ogier advises Asian Deal of the Year

This was the first non-sovereign USD Sukuk out of Indonesia and the first Asia Pacific national flag carrier to successfully issue a USD benchmark bond on a standalone basis since Qantas Airways’ USD bond offering in April 2006.


UOB announces Taiwan market expansion plan

UOB Asset Management Taiwan is soon to file fund issuance applications after winning an operation license from the Financial Supervisory Commission last month, the first by an entirely foreign fund house in 15 years.