Mon, 11 Feb 2019 01:00
Thai bonds beckon foreign investors
Rise in overseas investments seen if baht maintains upward trend in first half of year
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 13:31
Thai bonds may benefit from Brexit turmoil, says analyst
The rejection of British Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit plan makes Thai bonds more attractive, says an analyst.
Wed, 30 May 2018 01:00
Lao power operator to issue Thai bonds
LAOS-BASED EDL-Generation Plc (EDL-Gen) aims to issue a baht-denominated bond worth US$550 million (Bt17.5 billion) under plans to tap the Thai securities market in the third quarter of this year, the company’s deputy managing director (CFO), Dr Bounsalong Southidara, said recently.
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 01:00
Foreign fund flow into Thai bonds
The baht's relative strength against the US dollar when compared with other currencies in the region is down to the continued flow of foreign funds into Thai bonds, falling oil prices and carry trade, Maybank Kim Eng (Thailand) suggested yesterday.
Fri, 31 Jan 2014 00:00
Baht dips in line with regional peers
US Fed cuts stimulus as expected; short-term Thai bonds may be hit
Wed, 27 Nov 2013 00:00
November bond sell-off due to QE concerns, not local politics, market association says
About Bt57.11 billion worth of Thai bonds have been dumped by foreign investors this month on concerns over likely reduction of the US quantitative easing programme, while the local political developments have not had any impact on bond investment, accord
Tue, 02 Jul 2013 00:00
Over Bt90bn Thai bonds sold in two months
Foreign net-sells of Thai bonds during May and June exceeded Bt90 billion, according to Thai Bond Market Association.
Thu, 25 Apr 2013 00:00
UK bank sees further baht rise, keen on Thai bonds
The Royal Bank of Scotland's chief Asia economist sees the baht continuing its uptrend, and expects foreign investors will buy more local-currency bonds because of attractive returns if policy-makers start to resist any excessive appreciation of the unit
Fri, 18 Jan 2013 00:00
Speculators fuel upward trend
The strengthening of the baht is partly driven by speculators switching from low-return US and euro-zone markets to Thai bonds to profit not only from their higher yields but also movements in foreign exchange, according to Kasikornbank.
Fri, 04 Jan 2013 00:00
Thai bonds, stocks advance in wake of US fiscal cliff move
Thailand's bond yields and stocks have continued to advance thanks to the US Congress' action to avoid a "fiscal cliff", which convinced investors of stable recovery of the US economy and continued global prosperity, including the Thai economy.
Fri, 15 Jun 2012 00:00
Time to switch your strategy from Malaysian to Thai bonds
Foreign bond inflows to Asia have slowed this year, but we expect a slight pick up in flows into Thai bonds.
Fri, 27 Apr 2012 00:00
Thai bonds set for more decline, Aberdeen says
Thai bonds, Asia's worst-performing debt, will probably extend losses as the government increases sales to a record to fund rebuilding after the floods disrupted production last year, according to Aberdeen Asset Management Co.