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  1. BNP plans 50pc rise in mainland workforce

    Posted Sep 22nd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Bei Hu French bank BNP Paribas is mulling a 50 per cent increase in its mainland corporate and investment banking headcount by 2008 on the back of strong revenue growth and as China opens up more to overseas lenders. 'The Chinese regulatory environment is changing fast,' said Jacques d'Estais, head of BNP Paribas' corporate and investment banking division, ...

  2. BNP targets US$800m in public offers from China

    Posted Oct 19th 2006, 12:00am by Carol Chan

    ... Carol Chan in Chongqing European investment bank BNP Paribas plans to bring at least four initial share offerings by mainland firms to the Hong Kong market next year that may raise a total ... maker Guangdong Chigo, the sources said. 'The fund-raising size will be around US$200 million each for the four companies,' one source said. Pierre Rousseau, the head of BNP Paribas ...

  3. BNP likely to quit brokerage venture

    Posted Nov 07th 2006, 12:00am by Jamil Anderlini

    ... Jamil Anderlini in Beijing Underwriting tie-up with mainland's Changjiang has failed to make money French investment bank BNP Paribas is likely to pull out of its mainland brokerage ... for small and medium-cap companies but that is not something they've been able to channel into the partnership with Changjiang.' Changjiang BNP Paribas Peregrine Securities was established ...

  4. BNP walks out of Xingda's US$250m initial offering

    Posted Oct 06th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Tim LeeMaster BNP Paribas has walked away from the US$250 million initial public offering by Xingda International Holdings because it considers the company's business line too narrow, sources said. Xingda, a mainland maker of steel cord used in tyres, hired Goldman Sachs instead to arrange the deal which was moved back to next year from the fourth quarter after rising raw ...

  5. BNP switches its focus in Asia to new generation

    Posted Apr 23rd 2006, 12:00am by Louis Beckerling

    ... director, Hong Kong Branch, BNP Paribas Private Bank. 'It is a very hot market at the moment and everyone is expanding the size of their operations, their people and their investment ... To differentiate itself from rivals in the highly competitive Asian marketplace and boost revenues from its private banking arm, BNP will sharpen its focus on bringing second-generation tycoons into its ...

  6. Shenzhou plans 700m yuan capacity ramp-up

    Posted Aug 08th 2006, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... yuan. This exceeded BNP Paribas Peregrine's forecasts of 1.32 billion yuan of turnover and 176 million yuan of net profit for the half. 'We believe Shenzhou's growth ... province],' BNP Paribas analyst Raymond Ma wrote in a report. Shenzhou has seen a big increase in orders for sportswear- which in the first half contributed 13.2 per cent of its revenue- and expects ...

  7. Kingmaker profit plunges on loss of Timberland contract

    Posted Jul 11th 2006, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... of its biggest customer, US shoe brand Timberland. Kingmaker's turnover fell to $1.279 billion in the year ended March while net profit dropped to $60.14 million, below BNP Paribas ... action would take effect only from September. 'Losing Timberland as a customer is worse than expected,' Mohan Singh, head of Hong Kong research at BNP Paribas, wrote in a report. ...

  8. Acquisitions dent Techtronic's profit

    Posted Apr 13th 2006, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... Earnings per share rose 6.1 per cent to 73.53 cents, below the mean forecast of 83.1 cents by 16 analysts including BNP Paribas Peregrine. Techtronic's net profit and turnover last year fell short of BNP Paribas Peregrine's projections of $1.26 billion and $22.62 billion, respectively. Mr Chan said most of the one-time acquisition costs had been taken care of and should ...

  9. Neo-Neon expects 82pc profit surge

    Posted Nov 20th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... market sources said. ICEA and Deutsche Bank are the listing sponsors while BNP Paribas is one of the arrangers. 'Neo-Neon's margins have improved significantly in 2005 owing to the company's increasing economies of scales and the rising proportion of higher-margin LED (light emitting diode) product sales,' wrote BNP in a report. LED lighting products have profit margins ...

  10. Shui On may not acquire two projects in China

    Posted Nov 23rd 2006, 12:00am by Nevin Nie

    ... to earnings per share and projects' inconsistency with the group's present strategy, it said. Independent non-executive directors of the company, advised by BNP Paribas, decided ... yesterday after the announcement to close at HK$6.95 after touching an all-time high of HK$7.05. The shares have gained 18 per cent since being listed early last month. BNP Paribas said in a report ...




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