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  1. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    Worst to come for China's bad debt, says DAC

    Posted Nov 24th 2014, 04:59am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Singapore Bad debt in China can only go up, says trader Bad debts in China are well underestimated because authorities persist in propping up weak companies and bailing out ... to come, and that means lots of opportunities for the world's biggest distressed debt traders. Non-performing loans at Chinese banks jumped by the most since 2005 in the third quarter to 766.9 ...

  2. Business - Banking & Finance - REGULATION

    New bank rules distorting Europe's credit markets

    Posted Nov 29th 2014, 04:14am by Bloomberg

    ... underscores growing investor concern that senior bonds sold by parent holding companies could suffer losses if a bank fails, while debt of the operating companies will remain intact- a scenario regulators endorse. Investors are also anticipating a surge in issuance of senior debt that can be written down as lenders prepare for the biggest overhaul of financial debt in a generation. ...

  3. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    Standard Chartered hit with first S&P downgrade in 20 years

    Posted Nov 29th 2014, 04:47am by Reuters

    ... profit warning of the year after a jump in losses from bad debts. Its problems have raised the heat on chief executive Peter Sands, who has set out a plan to cut costs and restructure ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Rice-cooker icon William Mong's widow sued for HK$280m

    Posted Nov 29th 2014, 04:03am by JULIE CHU

    ... their parts, and after debts and expenses are paid. Wong and her daughter have accused Yang and her children of depleting the estate.   The South China Morning Post does not make reports of ongoing ...

  5. Business - Companies - CONSTRUCTION

    Hsin Chong plans to raise HK$2.3b in rights and placement

    Posted Nov 28th 2014, 11:49am by Ray Chan

    ... estimate. About HK$1.2 billion in the newly raised capital will be used to repay a short-term debt due in 2015. The fund-raising plans come after the company announced in May to pay HK$10.25 billion ...

  6. Business - China Business - REGULATION

    Beijing's crackdown on credit card issuers seen as positive by Fitch

    Posted Nov 26th 2014, 05:09am by DON WEINLAND

    ... Don Weinland don.weinland@scmp.com Ratings agency Fitch says tightening of controls a positive sign for the asset-backed securities market amid rise in delinquent credit card debt ... Fitch said yesterday, just a week after the regulator issued a ban on securitising credit card debt. The China Banking Regulatory Commission fined seven banks 2.4 million yuan (HK$3 million) ...

  7. News - World - EUROPE

    EU gives France extra 3 months to fix budget

    Posted Nov 29th 2014, 03:20am by AFP

    ... countries were singled out by the European Commission, the EU's executive branch, as it unveiled a tough assessment of eurozone budgets under new powers granted during the debt crisis. ...

  8. Property - Hong Kong & China - DEVELOPERS

    Leveraged China developers to benefit from PBOC's interest rate cuts

    Posted Nov 27th 2014, 05:01am by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito peggy.sito@scmp.com Analysts say mainland move to reduce lending costs expected to help firms with heavy borrowings and spark rise in home sales and prices Debt-laden developers to benefit from lower rates Property companies with high levels of onshore debt are expected to benefit from the interest rate cuts by the People's Bank of China last week. David Hong, the head ...

  9. News - China Insider - CHINA DIGEST

    Mother of all hot pots; temple stolen overnight; wild panda dies of injuries

    Posted Nov 29th 2014, 03:40am by Staff Reporter

    ... 'hired thugs' A businessman, who also serves as an official, from Xian county near Cangzhou has been accused of hiring thugs to force creditors to repay debts, The Beijing News reports. ... and then allegedly hired thugs to collect debts from locals. Some victims claimed they were tortured and complained to police. Truck hits train An overloaded truck collided with a goods train in Baoding ...

  10. Business - Money - INVESTMENT

    Carry trade sees Japanese inflows to Asia hit record 1.82 trillion yen

    Posted Nov 29th 2014, 04:47am by Bloomberg

    ... the world's largest, said it increased allocation targets for overseas equities to 25 per cent from 12 per cent and for debt to 15 per cent from 11 per cent. The fund must be ready to buy more shares ...




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