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  1. BOC earnings jump as lending rates increase

    Posted Apr 28th 2007, 12:00am by Andy Chen

    ... the People's Bank of China raised interest rates twice this year. Loans grew 6.54 per cent to 2.49 trillion yuan while deposits increased 5.14 per cent to 4.3 trillion yuan during the quarter. BOC, which benefited from higher earnings of its BOC Hong Kong (Holdings) unit, recorded a 64 per cent jump in net fee and commission income to 5.2 billion yuan in the first quarter. However, ...

  2. Public response exceeds expectations of bank

    Posted Feb 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Wilson Lau The commemorative HK$100 banknotes issued to mark the centenary of the Bank of China (BOC) generated an enthusiastic response in Hong Kong. Hundreds of thousands of prospective ... to the commemorative banknotes has been overwhelming and exceeded expectations,' BOC (HK) says. 'We take great pleasure in sharing the joy of our centenary with the public.' In response ...

  3. Fake banknote withdrawn from cash machine

    Posted Dec 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... would be confiscated, so instead Yu took it to BOC. However, bank staff in Kwai Tsing Road branch suggested only that Yu report the case to police and could not guarantee that the bank would compensate him. A BOC spokesman sqaid yesterday he had no comment on the individual case, but said the bank reported to the Commercial Crime Bureau in suspected counterfeit-note cases, according ...

  4. Top Express sues Bank of China

    Posted Aug 15th 2010, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... the bank did not explain the nature of the derivatives. In July 2009, BOC offered a 60 per cent refund of the investment to all individual minibond investors, but Top Express Consultants was denied ...

  5. Soaked Olympic note crowds told: go home

    Posted Jul 15th 2008, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... chanting for BOC to issue them with numbers. Collectors, students, housewives, retired workers and people from the mainland began queueing at about 8am outside the six BOC branches in Hong Kong, ...

  6. BOCHK earnings surge on wider interest margin

    Posted Aug 30th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maria Chan BOC Hong Kong (Holdings), a unit of the mainland's second-largest lender, said first-half profit jumped 34.3 per cent, boosted by higher demand for financial services ... income. Mr Lee said growth in business volume and fee income would help support the bank's earnings even if interest income came under pressure in the second half. BOC Hong Kong, which bought ...

  7. Investment vs cover

    Posted Oct 17th 2010, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... as a long-term investment.' In recent months, the buzz over the yuan's possible appreciation has spread to the insurance sector. Big names like BOC Life, HSBC, MassMutual Asia and Citibank have introduced yuan products. BOC Life, the first to launch yuan insurance late last year, is the biggest seller. It now sells 60 per cent of all yuan insurance in the market. Choy Chung-foo, the chief ...

  8. Punters make a pretty penny from $100 notes

    Posted Feb 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... and 20,000 sets of 30 uncut notes, for HK$600 and HK$6,000, respectively. The notes are legal tender but are not intended for general circulation. BOC, founded in Shanghai in 1912, is the only bank ...

  9. Banknote frenzy forces rethink

    Posted Feb 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... and HK$6,000 respectively. The notes are legal tender but are not intended for general circulation. BOC, founded in Shanghai in February 1912, is the only bank that has been continuously operating ...

  10. Mainland firms seek to raise US$3b from IPOs

    Posted Sep 07th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and Goldman Sachs are the arrangers for the Soho share sale while Goldman is also the sponsor of Bosideng's offering together with Morgan Stanley. BOC International is the sole bookrunner of Xing ... September 14 to 19. Trading is expected to begin on September 28. Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley and BOC International are arranging the offering. 'The firm will bring in 10 cornerstone ...




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