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  1. Merchants Bank seeks acquisitions for growth

    Posted Sep 08th 2006, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... acquisitions to expand and will further develop other finance services such as insurance and fund management. 'Over the past 20 years, we have expanded mainly through organic growth; going forward, we will adopt both [organic growth and acquisitions],' chairman Qin Xiao said yesterday. 'However, we have no concrete plans at the moment.' The Shenzhen-based lender ...

  2. Frenzy over mergers and acquisitions fuels buying

    Posted Mar 23rd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... europe Bloomberg European stocks rose for a 10th day yesterday and were set to post their longest winning stretch since November 1999 as merger and acquisition speculation continued to boost shares. 'Companies are looking for growth,' ING Investment Management strategy head Patrick Moonen said. 'Merger and acquisition activity can last for a while and it's ...

  3. High-profile acquisitions boost prime office space

    Posted Oct 28th 2004, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... in Mongkok's Langham Place at $5,000 per sq ft, up from the previous $3,600 per sq ft. The higher valuations are being driven by high-profile acquisitions of grade A space, especially in Central. ...

  4. Daiwa unit to buy part of KBC Group

    Posted Jul 06th 2010, 12:00am by Amanda Lee

    ... Amanda Lee Daiwa Capital Markets, the investment banking arm of Japan's brokerage and financial services firm Daiwa Securities Group, is to buy Belgium's KBC Group's global convertible bonds and Asian equity derivatives operations for US$1 billion. The acquisition is still subject to regulatory approval. The Hong Kong-based derivatives operation of KBC is among the top ...

  5. M&A gains seen from share rally

    Posted Jun 21st 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to mergers and acquisitions among China's asset management companies and securities brokers. At least three transactions involving asset managers and as many securities firms were in the works, Matthew Phillips, a PwC partner specialising in mergers and acquisitions, said yesterday. 'China is expected to remain the No1 destination for mergers and acquisitions over the next five ...

  6. Tighter controls sought on M&A advisers

    Posted Dec 27th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maria Chan The China Securities Regulatory Commission is proposing additional rules to oversee financial institutions advising listed companies on mergers and acquisitions. If any ... capital of at least five million yuan. It must have at least two years of experience in mergers and acquisitions and at least 20 licensed experts. Other financial advisory firms should have ...

  7. On the move

    Posted Dec 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... and acquisitions. He also advises on securities regulatory and stock exchange compliance issues. Wong is a Hong Kong-qualified solicitor, and is also admitted in England and Wales and in Australia. Rob ... China team, working on capital raising, mergers and acquisitions and strategic risk management. She was previously at UBS in Singapore as managing director, desk head Taiwan international. ...

  8. Niche markets lure smaller houses to HK

    Posted Nov 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... May Chan may.chan@scmp.com Smaller-sized investment banks are targeting Hong Kong and Beijing in the hope of capturing niche merger and acquisition opportunities. The move comes ... outbound acquisitions from this part of the world to buy natural resources companies in Australia, South Africa, or elsewhere,' Smithson said. Argonaut's Hong Kong office aimed to triple ...

  9. Macquarie joins Asian equity fray

    Posted Mar 09th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... potential as 'significant'. 'The acquisition will give Macquarie critical mass in institutional broking in Asia-Pacific, which is our home region,' said Nicholas Moore, the head ...

  10. Citic keen on CLSA, quirks and all

    Posted Jul 31st 2012, 12:00am

    ... biggest brokerage by assets, said the acquisition of CLSA would boost the share of his company's overseas revenue to 20 per cent from about 6 per cent now, helping realise its ambition to become more international. The proposed acquisition took about three years to negotiate before it was announced last week. It calls for Citic Securities to take over CLSA completely in two stages ...




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