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Bondcritic was established in 2009 to be an independent voice that helps investors assess and understand opportunities in Asian distressed, high-yield, and non-rated bonds. Our mission is to discover deep value in bonds with a bottom-up approach, together with the help of our proprietary ESG (Environment, Social Development, and Governance) model. 

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Recent publications by Bond Critic

Lippo Malls Indonesia Retail Trust: Sponsoring the Sponsor

( 6 mins read ) Summary Geography Indonesia Sector Real estate investment trust Credit rating B1/NR (Moody’s/S&P) Report date 23-NOV-2020   Executive Summary Since our 28-May initiation report on Lippo Malls Indonesia Retail Trust (LMIRT)’s two perpetual bonds (LMRTSP 6.6% and 7% Perpetual (in SGD)) and LMRTSP 7.25% 6/24 (in USD)) with an Underweight recommendation,

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SRI LANKA: Surviving Between a Rock and a Hard Place

( 11 mins read ) Summary Asset Class Credit Quality High yield Geography Sri Lanka Sector Sovereign Date 24 SEP 2020 Executive Summary In our last report dated 12-May-20, we highlighted the fact that Sri Lanka will not default this year. We also compared Sri Lanka with its closest Asian peers such as Mongolia, Papua

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Parkway Pantai: Good Brand with Limited Upside

( 19 mins read ) Summary Asset Class Credit Quality High yield Geography Singapore/ Malaysia Sector Healthcare Credit rating NR Report date 3-AUG-20 We initiate our coverage of Parkway Pantai Limited (Parkway Pantai), a wholly-owned subsidiary of IHH Healthcare Bhd of which major shareholders include A3-rated Japanese conglomerate Mitsui & Co and Khazanah Nasional Bhd,

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Olam International: Cocoa Against COVID

( 27 mins read ) Summary Asset Class Credit Quality High yield Geography Singapore Sector Agricultural Credit rating NR Report date 4-June-2020 Executive Summary  We initiate our coverage of Olam International Limited (Olam), a leading global food and agri-business with >30 years of track record, headquartered in Singapore and majority-owned by the Singapore quasi-sovereign Temasek

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NEPTUNE ORIENT LINES: Cost Control Confidence

( 12 mins read ) Executive Summary Summary Geography Singapore Sector Marine Credit rating NR/NR (Moody’s/S&P) Report date 23-June-20 Since our last report, the NOLSP complex (in SGD) has outperformed as COVID-19 situation improved in many countries as well as the announcement of CMA CGM’s 1Q’20 results on 5-June. CMA CGM is Neptune Orient Lines

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Dr. Peng Telecom & Media Group: On Ventilator

( 18 mins read ) Press play to listen Executive summary: Summary Geography China Sector Telecommunications Credit rating Caa1/WR (Moody’s/S&P) Report date 11-May-2020 Dr. Peng Telecom & Media Group Company Limited (Dr. Peng) is a guarantor of Dr. Peng Hong Kong Holding Limited, an issuer of USD500m bonds maturing 1st June 2020 (CHEDRP 5.05% 6/20s).

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