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  1. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    It's Christmas again with David Webb's Arts Optical tip

    Posted Aug 21st 2014, 01:26am by Howard Winn

    ... not accustomed to taking on credit and 58 per cent pay back the full amount owing on the card in one hit rather than paying off the debt in instalments. Indeed, less than 10 per cent of credit card users ...

  2. Business - Banking & Finance - DEBT

    China Construction Bank eyes issue of 20b yuan of subordinate debt

    Posted Apr 01st 2014, 01:20am by KANIS LI

    ... Kanis Li kanis.li@scmp.com Construction Bank eyes preference share issue China Construction Bank plans to issue 20 billion yuan (HK$25.2 billion) of subordinate debt on the mainland ... capital. "Our capital adequacy ratio is well above the regulatory requirement. We have ample capital" after raising five billion yuan of subordinated debt last year, he said. ...

  3. HKMA steps in to stop rate war

    Posted Mar 04th 2010, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng Hong Kong's banking watchdog has acted to head off a damaging mortgage price war by setting guidance floors on mortgage rates, and warning lenders of default risks in a property market correction. The move came after banking giant HSBC last m ...

  4. Comment - Letters

    What's being said on facebook.com/southchinamorningpost

    Posted Aug 13th 2014, 04:19am by LETTERS

    ... are unsuccessful. There must be other measures to supplement the existing ones.   On survey which shows that debt and pay cuts are top two sources of unhappiness for Hongkongers under 40: Sarah Ip- Tiny ...

  5. Business - Money - FUNDRAISING

    China's securitisation push brings mixed blessings

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 04:01am by Jasper Moiseiwitsch

    ... Jasper Moiseiwitsch jasper.moiseiwitsch@scmp.com While the instrument gives companies another channel to access funds, investors are put at risk China's securitisation push brings mixed blessings It is as if the mainland never heard of the global financial crisis. Regulators in that market are embracing securitisation – the type of structured debt that took global banking ...

  6. Business - China Business - COMPANY VISIT

    Online lending start-up Jimubox sees hopes in industry shake-up

    Posted Aug 15th 2014, 10:04am by Kwong Man-ki

    ... as an alternative for small businesses having difficulty tapping funds from banks due to concerns about bad debt risks. The number of P2P loan platforms on the mainland rose by 35 per cent between January ... the one-year-old platform had surpassed 1.5 billion yuan, and no bad debts had been recorded, he said. With investment returns of 8 per cent to 14 per cent, Dong said projects listed on the Jimubox ...

  7. Business - Money - INVESTMENT

    Risk appetite puts China back on radar as bonds and equities gain

    Posted Aug 01st 2014, 02:02am by Jasper Moiseiwitsch and Benjamin Robertson

    ... a domestic credit crisis, foreign funds are flowing back into Chinese debt and equities. The turnaround has been a few months in the making, starting in April and culminating in one of the most ... Chinese offshore debt volume in the past month has dwarfed anything seen in any previous July. The Hang Seng Index rose 7.3 per cent last month, the biggest one-month gain in 2½ years. A shares ...

  8. Business - Economy

    Radical action needed as euro zone remains on amber alert

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 03:56am by DAVID BROWN

    ... and spiralling government debt. It is slipping back towards recession. A future break-up of the euro zone remains a potent threat. Policymakers can ill afford to keep kicking the can down the road. ... for these economies to break the spiral of low growth, rising budget deficits and huge public debt. Policymakers need to start thinking outside the box. Shock tactics are needed. Fast-tracking quantitative ...

  9. Business - Money - EQUITIES

    Share buy-backs decline in Hong Kong after five years of boom

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 03:56am by Jasper Moiseiwitsch

    ... Jasper Moiseiwitsch jasper.moiseiwitsch@scmp.com Share repurchases fall sharply, indicating the city's market is fully valued after cheap debt encouraged companies to go on spending ... seen in the United States. As central banks lowered interest rates to near zero, firms used cheap debt and profits to buy back shares. "It does help that money is dirt cheap ...

  10. Business - Money - LISTINGS

    WH raises HK$2.35b through over-allotment option

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 09:22am by Toh Han Shih

    ... of the proceeds from the IPO will be used to repay debt incurred from WH’s US$4.7 billion acquisition of US pork producer Smithfield Foods last year.  ...




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