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.
RABAT Dec 8 Morocco will issue its first ever Islamic bonds - or sukuk - in the domestic market in the first half of 2017, the finance minister said on Thursday.
Mohamed Boussaid told Reuters that the size of the bond issue was yet to be decided. (Reporting by Aziz El Yaakoubi; Writing by Aidan Lewis; Editing by Louise Ireland)
* 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.