Saturday January 20, 2018 14:03

BILLION Press Releases

Bangkok Bank reports 2017 net profit of Baht 33.0 billion Stcoks—19 Jan 18

In 2017, the Thai economy continued to expand, primarily due to higher growth in exports and tourism as well as a recovery in overseas demand from the global economy, which expanded by a better than expected pace. However, the diverging monetary policies

SCB Announces 2017 Net Profit of Baht 43.2 Billion Stcoks—19 Jan 18

Siam Commercial Bank and its subsidiaries announced a net profit of Baht 43,152 million for 2017 (based on unaudited consolidated financial statements), a 9.4% decrease from 2016. Lower net profit was primarily due to higher prudent provisions set aside

Ripple co-founder loses $44 billion on paper during cryptocurrency Stcoks—19 Jan 18

The digital currency plunge has wiped billions from the paper fortune of a cryptocurrency billionaire in just a few weeks. Ripple's XRP coin has fallen 74 percent from an all-time high of $3.84 hit on Jan. 4, erasing $44 billion from the holdings of

Harbor Freight Tools USA Inc.#s Senior Secured Term Loan Rated #BB-# (Recovery Rating: Stcoks—19 Jan 18

NEW YORK (S&P Global Ratings) Jan. 18, 2018--S&P Global Ratings today assigned its 'BB-' issue-level rating and '3' recovery rating to California-based tool and equipment retailer Harbor Freight Tools USA Inc.'s (HFT) proposed $2.16 billion

Benchmark 2018-B1 Mortgage Trust $1.166 Billion Certificates Assigned Preliminary Stcoks—17 Jan 18

NEW YORK (S&P Global Ratings) Jan. 16, 2018--S&P Global Ratings today assigned its preliminary ratings to Benchmark 2018-B1 Mortgage Trust's $1.166 billion commercial mortgage pass-through certificates series 2018-B1 (see list). The certificate

ALM XIV Ltd./ALM XIV LLC $1.364 Billion Notes Assigned Preliminary Stcoks—17 Jan 18

NEW YORK (S&P Global Ratings) Jan. 16, 2018--S&P Global Ratings today assigned its preliminary ratings to ALM XIV Ltd./ALM XIV LLC's $1.364 billion floating-rate notes (see list). The note issuance is collateralized loan obligation (CLO)

[SPSF] GC Repackaging 2017-2 Ltd.#s Notes Assigned #AAA# Rating Stcoks—12 Jan 18

TOKYO (S&P Global Ratings) Jan. 12, 2018--S&P Global SF Japan Inc. (SPSF) today said it has assigned its 'AAA' rating to the JPY / CNY22.54 billion floating-rate class A notes due 2030 issued by GC Repackaging 2017-2 Ltd. (the "issuer"), a

Tanla Solutions Firewalls India#s Leading Telco From Fraudulent International SMS IT—11 Jan 18

Tanla Solutions, one of the largest Cloud Communication providers in the world, processing over 90 Billion business communications annually, announces commercial deployment of its international long-distance SMS Hub with a leading mobile operator in

PQ Corp. Proposed $1. 255 Billion Term Loan Rated #BB-# (Recovery Rating: Stcoks—10 Jan 18

NEW YORK (S&P Global Ratings) Jan. 9, 2018--S&P Global Ratings today assigned its 'BB-' issue-level and '2' recovery ratings to U.S.-based PQ Corp.'s proposed $1.255 billion first-lien term loan to refinance existing indebtedness. The '2'

Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Launches a Venture Capital Fund to Invest up to $1 Billion Over Five Automotive—10 Jan 18

Alliance Ventures to Prioritize Next-Generation Mobility With $200 Million Year-One Funding - New entity to act as main interface for start-ups, investors and the venture capital ecosystem - Fund prioritizes open innovation in new mobility, including

WICE closed the deal to acquire shares of Hong Kongs leading logistics company, Universal Worldwide Stcoks—09 Jan 18

Preparation for big restructuring has been established to enhance Thai logistics brand "WICE" as the leader of logistics service provider in Asia with the target revenue of this year to rise by 30%, reaching 1.8 billion baht. New business partners are

SET welcomes AIM Industrial Growth REIT as first IPO of 2018 Stcoks—09 Jan 18

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) will list AIM Industrial Growth Freehold and Leasehold Real Estate Investment Trust worth THB 1.55 billion (approx. USD 46.97 million) on January 9, 2018, under the ticker symbol " AIMIRT". SET Senior Executive Vice

Extell Development Company Closes On A $1.135 Billion Financing Package For Central Park Tower The Stcoks—03 Jan 18

Nationally acclaimed real estate development firm Extell Development Company announced today that the company closed on its largest construction loan to date for Central Park Tower on December 29, 2017. Central Park Tower, a 1,550-foot-tall architectural

Extell Development Company ได้รับสินเชื่อรวม 1.135 พันล้านดอลลาร์ เพื่อการก่อสร้าง Central Park หุ้น—03 Jan 18

Extell Development Company บริษัทพัฒนาอสังหาริมทรัพย์ชั้นแนวหน้าของสหรัฐ ประกาศว่า เมื่อวันที่ 29 ธันวาคม 2560 บริษัทได้รับสินเชื่อเพื่อการก่อสร้างวงเงินสูงที่สุดสำหรับโครงการ Central Park Tower แลนด์มาร์คทางสถาปัตยกรรมในย่าน Billionaires' Row

Emaar#s spectacular #Light Up 2018# Downtown Dubai New Year#s Eve celebration captivates the Entertainment—03 Jan 18

The UAE captivated the world this New Year's Eve with a dazzling spectacle to usher in 2018. Emaar's 'Light Up 2018' Downtown Dubai hosted over a million visitors from across the world and reached over 2.5 billion people through live television broadcast

Bachmann Welser Capital Limited Announces USD 1.25 Billion in Equity Capital and Additional Stcoks—03 Jan 18

Bachmann & Welser Capital Limited ("Bachmann & Welser"), a growing provider of Non-Recourse Funding, Monetization, Trade Finance, Project Finance, SBLC, BG and MTN, has today announced the successful completion of $750 million equity capital

Photo Release: TREIT trades as the first day after conversion Stcoks—29 Dec 17

The Stock Exchange of Thailand congratulated TICON Management Co.,Ltd. in occasion of TREIT's trading as the first day after conversion with total asset of 3.2 billion Baht. TREIT - the largest industrial REIT in Thailand - is the latest REITs trading by

AEONTS LARGEST DEBENTURE ISSUANCE OF THB 3 BILLION WITH COUPON RATE OF 2.37% p.a. FOR 3-YEAR TENOR Stcoks—28 Dec 17

AEON Thana Sinsap (Thailand) Public Company Limited ("AEONTS") had successfully issued its largest dual-tranche debenture issuance of THB 3 billion to institutional and/or high net worth investors. By tranche, the issue size for 3-year and 5-year

Tassapon Bought Back AAV Shares from Srivaddhanaprabha Family for 8.279 Billion Baht and Reassured Stcoks—28 Dec 17

Mr. Tassapon Bijleveld, CEO of Thai AirAsia, announced that he has bought back 36.3% of shares in Asia Aviation PCL ("AAV") (a 55% shareholder of Thai AirASia Co., Ltd. ("Thai AirAsia")) at 4.70 Baht per share amounting to around 8.279 billion Baht for

SET welcomes first foreign hospitality REIT SHREIT Stcoks—26 Dec 17

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) will list Strategic Hospitality Extendable Freehold and Leasehold Real Estate Investment Trust, under the ticker symbol "SHREIT", worth THB 3.53 billion (approx. USD 107 million), on December 27. SHREIT is a real

Mazda takes part in Thailands greatest charity run Automotive—26 Dec 17

Mazda is proud to participate in the world-famous charity run by Artiwara "Toon" Kongmalai that has raised over Bt1 billion in cash to purchase equipment for 11 hospitals. Artiwara, who is the singer of popular Thai rock band Bodyslam, started his "Kao

Photo Release: KBank offers 1.2 billion Baht in loan facility to NPA Construction Ltd. Stcoks—26 Dec 17

At KBank Head Office, Mr. Surat Leelataviwat (fifth from right), KBank Executive Vice President, and Mr. Dittapol Damrongrat (fifth from left), Executive Managing Director, NPA Construction Ltd. Partnership, recently signed a financial facility agreement

Photo Release: Thailands visitor arrivals surge to 34 million, exceeds annual Lifestyle—26 Dec 17

The Thai tourism industry is poised to hit yet another new record after the arrival of Thailand's 34 millionth visitor and 1.81 trillion baht (US$ 50 billion) for the full calendar year 2017. Ms. Yu-Chen Wang, the 34 millionth arrival to the Kingdom in

[SPSF] Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp.#s 37th RMBS Deal Assigned #AAA (sf)# Stcoks—25 Dec 17

TOKYO (S&P Global Ratings) Dec. 25, 2017--S&P Global SF Japan Inc. (SPSF) today said it has assigned its 'AAA (sf)' ratings to the JPY / CNY53.3 billion class A1, A2, and alpha senior trust certificates (collectively "the senior trust

Japan Housing Finance Agency#s 158.9 Billion Series 128 Structured Issuance Assigned #AAA (sf)# Stcoks—22 Dec 17

TOKYO (S&P Global Ratings) Dec. 22, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today said it has assigned its 'AAA (sf)' rating to Japan Housing Finance Agency's (JHF) JPY / CNY158.9 billion series 128 fixed-rate residential mortgage-secured pass-through

KBank maintains 35-billion-Baht cash reserves during New Year Festival Stcoks—21 Dec 17

KBank maintains 35 billion Baht of cash reserves for KBank Branches and K-ATMs to serve customers during the upcoming New Year Holiday from December 30, 2017-January 2, 2018. Of that total, 11 billion Baht is for branches nationwide, including 4.4

World Bank Supports Togos Efforts to Strengthen Fiscal Framework, Energy and ICT Stcoks—21 Dec 17

WASHINGTON, December 20, 2017--The World Bank today approved a $51.9 million (about FCFA30 billion) International Development Association (IDA)* grant to boost Togo's efforts to improve fiscal sustainability and promote economic growth. The Fiscal

Symsoft Announce the Largest Global Hybrid Cloud SMSC IT—19 Dec 17

Symsoft's geo-redundant platform exceeds 20 billion A2P annual messages.Symsoft AB, the operator division of CLX Communications AB (Publ) (XSTO: CLX), today announced that their hybrid Cloud SMSC now carries more than 20 billion A2P SMS transactions

AP Thailand announces record Bht 41 billion sees next years market dominated by mid-to-high end Properties—18 Dec 17

AP Thailand announced record presales of Bht 41,600 million in 2017, 85% higher than previous year, thanks to robust sales of its low-rise developments as well as a revival of its Life brand condominium projects in three prime locations: Wireless,

Bendigo and Adelaide Bank Ltd. Long-Term Rating On Senior Unsecured Program Corrected To Stcoks—18 Dec 17

MELBOURNE (S&P Global Ratings) Dec. 18, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today said it has corrected its long-term rating on Bendigo and Adelaide Bank Ltd.'s (BEN; BBB+/Stable/A-2) A$7.5 billion senior unsecured medium-term note program. We corrected the