ASIA CREDIT CLOSE: Credits see active trading; GLP underperforms
HONG KONG, Jan 18 (IFR) - There was active trading in Asian credit markets on Wednesday as a string of new bonds continued to grab the attention of investors.
Jan 4 Sun Life Financial Inc
* Sun Life Financial Inc announces intention to redeem series 2012-1 subordinated unsecured 4.38 pct fixed/floating debentures
* Sun Life Financial Inc - redemption will be funded from existing cash and liquid assets
* Sun Life Financial - to redeem all of outstanding $800 million principal amount of series 2012-1 subordinated unsecured 4.38 pct fixed/floating debentures Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
* Says continues to service Nordea in Norway in renewed service agreements which will run until December 31, 2018, with an option to extend for an additional two years
COLOMBO, Jan 18 The Sri Lankan rupee traded weaker on Wednesday due to importer dollar demand, after sales by foreign banks had helped the U.S. currency to edge up in the previous two sessions, dealers said.