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  1. Former BAML bankers step up Asia deal-making

    Posted Jul 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... George Chen george.chen@scmp.com When Bank of America-Merrill Lynch (BAML) turned its nose up at private equity (PE) in Asia, several former BAML bankers disagreed. BAML didn't see private equity in the region as a core business, helping to clear the way for the spin-off of its private equity team in Asia with the creation of Hong Kong-based NewQuest Capital Partners, ...

  2. Banker jailed for forging signatures to move assets

    Posted Jun 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Joyce Man joyce.hyman@scmp.com A banker who used forged documents to move assets worth millions of dollars from a client's account was jailed yesterday for four years and eight months. Choi Yuet-yan, 45, had pleaded guilty in District Court to seven charges, including dealing with the proceeds of an indictable offence and using a false instrument. Choi was an employee ...

  3. Top mainland banker held in gambling probe

    Posted May 31st 2012, 12:00am

    ... division at Agricultural Bank. If Yang is proved to have been involved in illegal activities, it would mark the highest-profile case involving a Big Four banker since the state-owned banks started ... Agricultural Bank launched the world's largest initial public offering of shares, raising over US$22 billion. The main banker behind the IPO, Pan Gongsheng, also an executive vice-president ...

  4. Bankers bracing for challenging times ahead

    Posted Jun 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Lulu Chen lulu.chen@scmp.com Bankers and regulators yesterday painted a challenging picture for the global economy but stressed that many aspects would have a resounding impact in the next few decades if properly handled. Addressing the Asia Global Dialogue, the annual forum of the Fung Global Institute, HSBC chief executive Stuart Gulliver (pictured) said the euro zone lacked ...

  5. A note to the banker-bashers

    Posted Apr 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Philippe Espinasse moneypost@scmp.com Banker-bashing is in fashion. After all, the excesses and collapses of Bear Stearns, Lehman Brothers and RBS crystallised the subprime crisis ... Many people would like to get a piece of the wealth and power that investment bankers seem to personify. But few would survive the brutal, Stakhanovite work ethic, or the aggressive environment ...

  6. Jailed banker 'borrowed huge sum to buy shares'

    Posted Apr 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... HK$23 million. It is the largest insider dealing case ever in Hong Kong in terms of the money involved and the toughest sentence in such a case. As a Morgan Stanley banker in 2007, Du had helped ...

  7. Bankers not happy with share bonuses

    Posted Mar 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Lulu Chen lulu.chen@scmp.com Hong Kong bankers are unimpressed by their employers' plan to offer shares as an alternative to cash bonuses. They rate it only slightly higher than free ... staff compensation to long-term performance. The public is unlikely to be sympathetic to bankers, however, given they have long been the targets of popular anger over their bonuses. Last month ...

  8. HK bankers brace for lower bonuses

    Posted Jan 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Lulu Chen lulu.chen@scmp.com Hong Kong bankers are bracing for smaller year-end bonuses due to weaker business in the second half of last year and this year's bleak economic ... That is fairly high compared to other financial hubs such as London, where bankers expect 24 per cent, he said. Astbury Marsden found that the average basic pay for investment banking and fund management ...

  9. Bankers get dressed up for charity

    Posted Dec 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Jennifer Cheng jennifer.cheng@scmp.com The banking industry faced a challenging year, but that did not stop UBS trading floor staff pausing to reflect on the true meaning of Christmas and doing their bit to help those facing more pressing hardships in Hon ...

  10. Singing bankers hit a new high note

    Posted Dec 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Chloe Lai chloe.lai@scmp.com Staff at Morgan Stanley have raised an impressive HK$2.45 million for Operation Santa Claus, setting a new record for the largest single donation to the holiday fund-raising campaign, now in its 24th year. 'This is a reco ...




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