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  1. HK firms in buying frenzy on mainland

    Posted Dec 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... May Chan may.chan@scmp.com Hong Kong remained a key market for mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in 2011, as Chinese companies snapped up Hong Kong firms and Hong Kong companies shopped ... M&A deals this year dropped 9 per cent to US$78.1 billion, while M&As for the overall region fell just 6 per cent to US$574 billion. But acquisitions by Hong Kong companies across ...

  2. Asian buyers see big returns in European assets

    Posted Aug 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... continued to make acquisition and investment plans despite the economic uncertainties. 'The euro-zone debt crisis posed excellent opportunities for acquisition of valuable assets. Western ... followed by North America. Mergers and acquisitions in developed nations are a preferred option for investors seeking to acquire technology or brands, while in less developed countries, greenfield ...

  3. Work together on global push, Beijing tells firms

    Posted Jun 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... stubborn inflation. Capitalising on the country's rising economic might, Beijing is now determined to encourage Chinese firms to conduct merger and acquisition deals abroad. The deputy ... grappled with regulatory hurdles in the past year to complete overseas acquisitions because of foreign political opposition against Beijing and its state-controlled corporate giants. Many ...

  4. MIE oilfield firm may try again for IPO in US

    Posted Dec 01st 2010, 12:00am by Amanda Lee

    ... Amanda Lee MIE Holdings, a Beijing-based oilfield operator that is raising up to HK$1.43 billion in an initial public offering in Hong Kong, says it may consider a US listing again after failing to float on the New York stock exchange in May. Chief financial officer Allen Mak said they would have to evaluate demand and market conditions. MIE also said it had acquisition plans. ...

  5. Regulators take on marketing during London trip

    Posted Nov 09th 2010, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu Apart from cracking down on insider dealings and mis-selling of investment products, financial regulators have a new job on hand: helping the government promote the city's financial market that is facing intense competition from Shanghai an ...

  6. Investors from HK, mainland shun Spain

    Posted Jun 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... going back to the EU and Spain.' The value of announced mainland Chinese and Hong Kong acquisitions in Spain has collapsed to zero since January, compared with Euro330 million (HK$3.21 billion) for the whole of last year. The value of similar acquisitions in the euro zone has plunged to Euro3.15 billion so far this year from Euro17.22 billion for all of last year, according ...

  7. Exploring opportunities

    Posted Jul 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... the market, with acquisitions of commercial buildings in Hong Kong, according to Moufarrige. 'There is an influx of foreign entities from Europe and the United States which are exploring ... do so with a conservative mentality and serviced offices can perfectly cater to their needs. It helps them minimise upfront capital expenditure on office fit out, acquisition of information ...

  8. Business - LAI SEE

    Hong Kong should outsource control of illegal car parking

    Posted Aug 14th 2012, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... in Hong Kong, has attracted some attention after spending HK$37 million on the acquisition of two properties last month. The Economic Journal notes that purchasing property was not one of the uses ... debt, while the rest were to be used to set up tutorial centres and for strategic acquisitions. The company said in a notice to the stock exchange recently that the property acquisitions were ...

  9. China Travel axes spin-off of hotel operations

    Posted Nov 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Sandy Li sandy.li@scmp.com China Travel International Investment Hong Kong has aborted a proposed spin-off of its hotel operations and acquisition of a mainland project because of market ... and the proposed acquisition,' said Wang Shuaiting, chairman of China Travel, in a filing to the stock exchange after the market closed yesterday. In July, the company said it was considering ...

  10. 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 ...




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