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  1. Conservative approach best as you get older

    Posted Dec 15th 2009, 12:00am by Ajay Shamdasani

    ... Since the primary objective of the MPF is accumulating retirement nest eggs in a safe manner, investment strategies should be more conservative than with ordinary retail funds. For example, MPF ... rather than adopting a resolutely conservative approach, Lau suggests incorporating bond funds or mixed asset funds with limited equity exposure. As for the right approach in MPF allocation, two ...

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    Australia to invest foreign currency assets of A$1.9b in Chinese bonds

    Posted Apr 25th 2013, 12:00am by Victoria Ruan

    ... Australia to buy Chinese bonds Australia's central bank plans to invest about 5 per cent of its foreign currency assets, or A$1.9 billion, in Chinese government bonds due to the growing economic and financial ties between both nations. The People's Bank of China (PBOC) has approved an initial quota for the investment, the first time that the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) ...

  3. Australia returns fugitive broker to face 47 charges

    Posted Jun 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Danny Mok danny.mok@scmp.com A runaway director from a collapsed brokerage, who was extradited to Hong Kong from Australia last week will appear in court today to face charges of money laundering and fraud. A Hong Kong police spokesman said the 56-year-old woman, identified only as Fong, was extradited from Australia at the request of the Commercial Crime Bureau on Friday ...

  4. Conservative bank makes unlikely foray into NPLs

    Posted Dec 08th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Andrew K. Collier in Beijing China Development Bank (CDB) is almost doubling the size of its planned package of securitised loans to 18 billion yuan by adding eight billion yuan of bad debt. The new package is expected to be launched early next year.  ...

  5. Conservative in style and substance...

    Posted Mar 11th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Government officials worked hard in recent days to play down expectations of Henry Tang Ying-yen's maiden budget. Yesterday, we found out why. This was a budget of few initiatives and even fewer surprises. It was a case of stepping back, doing little ...

  6. Hong Kong ready and willing to be left in the dark for a worthy cause

    Posted Feb 24th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Fiona Ng, Vivian Chen

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak, Vivian Chen and Fiona Ng. Global conservation body WWF hosted an event at Harbour City on Saturday afternoon to remind everyone about ... - whose mission has expanded from its focus on animals to energy conservation - trotted out several celebrities, but the appearance of beloved cartoon character McDull seemed to draw most ...

  7. Events diary

    Posted Aug 25th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Today, HK: CPA Australia business executive lunch: 'Group retirement benefits'. Speaker: Horwath Financial Services managing director David Bojan. Hong Kong Baptist University ... of human resources management Maria Chan. American Club. American Chamber of Commerce breakfast meeting: 'Hog Kong: Asia's world city?- Heritage and conservation'. Foreign ...

  8. Business - Banking & Finance

    ANZ may sell stakes in Asian banks

    Posted Aug 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Reuters in Melbourne With interests in eight regional players, bank is being hit by Australia's strict capital rules ANZ may sell stakes in Asian lenders Australia and New Zealand ... said. The move raises uncertainty about how Australia's smallest "big four" bank will be able to meet the profit targets it has set for offshore operations. ANZ owns stakes ...

  9. Bean counters are finally cashing in

    Posted Nov 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Almost all local bean counters received their qualifications as certified public accountants on courses in Britain, Australia and the US. Even when the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public ... graduates. Philip Tsai, the president of HKICPA, said the local programme had become more popular because the city had signed agreements with other professional bodies such as those in Australia ...

  10. Lai See

    Posted Oct 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of other jurisdictions elsewhere, using secrecy as a prime tool'. The Tax Justice Network estimates conservatively that US$250 billion is lost in taxes each year to governments worldwide ... and Australia.' On its Australian site, though, it says: '.....Australian professionals used less of their annual leave entitlement than any other nationality, with just 41 per cent of respondents ...




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