Indonesian Bond Sales Look Poised for Big Year in 2012

Bullish economic growth forecasts and a recent upgrade of Indonesia’s long-term sovereign debt rating to investment grade will provide a solid base for companies to raise funds through bond sales next year, analysts say.


In sports car pileup, a spotlight on Japan’s rich

The crash drew international attention not only for its stunning price — the vehicles collectively cost more than $1 million — but also for the rare glimpse of Japan’s superrich, who tend to avoid ostentatious public displays of wealth.


Mesirow launches HK office

The staff the new office, Mesirow has moved research senior vice president Edward Littmann and office manager Alex McCarthy from Chicago.


Singapore lending reaches new high

Loans surged 91 percent to $38.3 billion this year from the same period of 2010, beating the previous record of $30.7 billion in all of 2008, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. T