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  1. News - China - INVESTMENT

    Alibaba says New York Times off base for linking buy-back deal to party elite

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 05:12pm by Staff Reporter

    ... and a fourth company, co-founded by the son of former premier Wen Jiabao, also had a stake. The article did not say that the political elite had used their political influence to prop up Alibaba, which ... the background of its investors mattered less to the company than the market, after an article in The New York Times revealed the political connections of some of its shareholders. The Times' story, ...

  2. Business - Commodities - INVESTMENT

    Clean technology equity firm cuts funding target

    Posted Jan 07th 2013, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... The Tianjin-based company, founded by Chan Ka-keung, a former renewable energy head of Hong Kong utility CLP Holdings, has cut its target by 43 per cent as investors have turned more risk-averse due ... invest in cash-hungry companies that have difficulty raising money from banks. They then profit by selling their investments to the acquired firms' rivals or through an initial public ...

  3. Business - Money - INVESTMENT

    Hedge funds turn big buyers of Alibaba stock

    Posted Nov 17th 2014, 05:08am by Reuters

    ... Fund Management, the hedge fund firm founded by George Soros, which bought 4.4 million shares. Other investors include Jana Partners, the US$11 billion hedge fund run by Barry Rosenstein, which ... million shares, making Alibaba the largest single holding listed on the company's 13F form filed with regulators on Friday. Louis Bacon's Moore Capital Management snapped up 1.52 million ...

  4. Business - Money - INVESTMENT

    Citic Securities acquires stake in US brokerage BTIG

    Posted Apr 15th 2014, 12:21am by BLOOM

    ... company SFX Entertainment. Citic, founded in 1995, says on its website that its largest shareholder is government-owned Citic Group. The parent company was established in 1979 by Rong Yiren- who ... Starker, a former Goldman Sachs Group partner, and ex-Bank of America equities chief Scott Kovalik founded BTIG a decade ago, the stock-trading firm has opened offices across the US and in Europe ...

  5. Business - Companies - INVESTMENT

    KKR buys stake in China's biggest chicken producer

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 05:03am by BLOOM

    ... largest chicken breeder and processor for about US$400 million. KKR will buy 18 per cent of Fujian Sunner Development, the Chinese company said in a statement. It said the firms will form ... products were found to be tainted. Earlier this month, Heinz recalled some batches of flour in the country after one was found to contain high levels of lead. Last month, a recall of meat from ...

  6. Business - Economy - INVESTMENT

    Chinese buying up assets in recession-torn Italy

    Posted Oct 14th 2014, 04:48am by Bloomberg

    ... the country's largest companies are seeking investments directly from the Asian giant. Italy has been China's biggest target in Europe after Britain this year, with cross-border acquisitions for US$3.43 billion. "We realised that an online tool to link Italians and Chinese was missing," said Simone Toppino, 35, who co-founded with his brother Alberto and Alessandro Zhou ...

  7. Business - Money - INVESTMENT

    Stock investors brace for volatile end to 2014

    Posted Oct 03rd 2014, 11:16am by Reuters

    ... US companies. “In the US we are very sensitive to small cap stocks. We think they were the primary beneficiary of QE and in an environment where the Fed turns off the liquidity taps, ... published on September 30 found a sense of caution manifested in people putting their biggest bets since March on bonds, which are typically regarded as a shelter against market volatility. Some ...

  8. Business - China Business - INVESTMENT

    Chinese companies target US and UK

    Posted Nov 04th 2013, 05:49am by Toh Han Shih

    ... MSL polled 1,732 people in the US, Britain and France earlier this year, and found 58 per cent see the prospect of their company being acquired by a Chinese company as a threat. A similar ... companies target U.S. and U.K. The United States and Britain have emerged as the bright spots for overseas Chinese investments lately, while China's investment in the rest of Europe has waned. ...

  9. Business - Money - INVESTMENT

    BlackRock lures clients with 'team' approach and improved performance

    Posted Oct 17th 2014, 05:29am by Bloomberg

    ... as investors reallocated cash from Pimco after Gross' abrupt exit. Net income increased to US$917 million, or US$5.37 a share, from US$730 million, or US$4.21, a year earlier, the company said. ... declines and foreign-exchange losses eroded more than US$108 billion in value. The firm co-founded by Fink in 1988 acquired Barclays Global Investors in December 2009 to expand into passive ...

  10. Business - Money - INVESTMENT

    Greenlight Capital ready to exploit market turmoil

    Posted Oct 20th 2014, 05:05am by Bloomberg

    ... industry, data showed. The firm, founded in 1996, bets mostly on gains and losses in US equities. Greenlight's portfolio was invested 114 per cent in long positions and 75 per cent short ... to clients that it was betting against a group of "cool kid" companies that were part of "our second [technology] bubble in 15 years". In the following month, Einhorn clarified ...




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