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  1. Business - Banking & Finance - PRIVATE BANKING

    Julius Bär eyes Asian clients after Bank of America Merrill Lynch acquisition

    Posted May 31st 2013, 12:00am by KANIS LI

    ... Kanis Li kanis.li@scmp.com Chief says firm sought 'affordable' settlement with US over alleged hiding of assets from IRS Julius Bär eyes Asian clients after acquisition Swiss private bank Julius Bär is aiming to have a majority of its clients from Asia after it acquired Bank of America Merrill Lynch's private banking business outside the United States. Julius Bär ...

  2. CNOOC acquires BP asset to boost presence in South America

    Posted Nov 29th 2010, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng CNOOC is to bolster its presence in South America by agreeing to pay US$3.53 billion for a 30 per cent stake in some assets that beleaguered oil major BP is selling to help pay ... Bridas Energy Holdings to buy 60 per cent of Pan American Energy from BP for US$7.06 billion. CNOOC gained its first foothold in South America in March by buying the half stake in Bridas Corp ...

  3. Stepping out in style

    Posted Aug 06th 2010, 12:00am by Kobi Chan

    ... Edited by Kobi Chan Tassels gentlemen's shoes store grand opening Where: The Landmark When: July 7 What: A cocktail reception was held by Tassels to celebrate the opening of its gentlemen's shoe store. Tassels sells outstanding brands from Europe and America, and also provides made-to-order services. Who: Attending the reception were Howard Young, Michael Hui, Jeffrey Lam, ...

  4. Merrill chief sees strength in Bank of America union

    Posted Jun 08th 2009, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... there for more than three decades. His 25-year-old son has also joined Merrill, which has been part of Bank of America Corp since January. Despite the family having such a deep relationship with Merrill, ... agreed to be bought by Bank of America. That news came in the same horror week on Wall Street that saw the bankruptcy of Lehman Brothers Holdings. The combined firm has US$1.8 trillion in client ...

  5. Bank of America and Li offload stakes in lenders

    Posted Jan 08th 2009, 12:00am by Nick Westra

    ... Jane Cai in Beijing, Tim LeeMaster and Nick Westra Sales net HK$22b for US giant while tycoon pockets HK$4b Bank of America Corp and Li Ka-shing sold stakes in mainland lenders yesterday, sending banking stocks tumbling on fears of more sell-offs by international investors. Bank of America reaped HK$22.03 billion by selling a 2.53 per cent stake in China Construction Bank Corp ...

  6. UBS calls off sale of US$3b CCB shares by Bank of America

    Posted Dec 16th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of US$3 billion worth of shares that Bank of America Corp held in China Construction Bank Corp, sources said. UBS on Saturday targeted European and US long-only funds for the share sale. ... bought shares in the A-share market for the mainland banks to support the sluggish stock market,' said the source. Bank of America, the biggest US bank by market value, earlier this month ...

  7. Bank of America may increase stake in CCB

    Posted Nov 15th 2008, 12:00am by Martin Zhou

    ... Martin Zhou in Beijing Bank of America Corp is expected to exercise a call option to raise its stake in China Construction Bank Corp for the second time in six months, according ... as a share lock-up clause in its initial deal with CCB expired at the end of last month. Bank of America would pay about 2.46 yuan (HK$2.79) a share, or 1.2 times the lender's latest book value, ...

  8. Lai See

    Posted Jan 31st 2009, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... the US$4 billion Merrill Lynch paid in bonuses just before it was acquired by Bank of America Corp. Merrill staff, including those here, received their money last month, while Bank of America is expected to defer its 2008 bonuses of US$50,000 or more to employees in the capital markets and investment banking units. Bank of America normally pays them in February, but is now arranging ...

  9. Mainland duo secure supplies in Americas

    Posted Jun 01st 2005, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng Minmetals and Sinopec parent sign deals insuring stock of raw materials China's largest metals trading company, China Minmetals, and the nation's second-largest oil refiner, China Petrochemical Qilu, have signed separate deals to secure a share of raw material resources in the Americas and help plug the widening domestic supply gap. Minmetals yesterday agreed ...

  10. Business - Commodities - ACQUISITIONS

    Citic Resources says no to aluminium smelter purchases

    Posted Feb 26th 2013, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... for A$181 million. The joint venture has aluminium smelters, alumina refineries and bauxite mines in Australia, Jamaica, Guinea in West Africa, as well as Brazil and Surinam in South America ...




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