Euro politics trump Asian demand
LONDON/TOKYO, March 24 (IFR) - Asian investors are scaling back their exposure to European sovereign and agency bonds ahead of a contentious French presidential election.
Oct 7 Matsui Securities Co Ltd :
* Rating and Investment Information, Inc. (R&I) affirmed the company's rating at "BBB+" - R&I
* Rating outlook stable- R&I
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* Says controlling shareholder China Evergrande Group has released 952.3 million pledged shares, representing 52.8 percent of total issued share capital, on March 24
March 24 Hong Kong stocks eked out marginal gains on Friday, with investors awaiting corporate earnings and a vote on a new U.S. healthcare bill seen as President Donald Trump's first policy test.