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  1. Business - Money - ENERGY

    Squeezed funds shy away from green investments

    Posted Jun 17th 2013, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... change. The fund was born out of the 2009 global climate talks in Cancun, Mexico, with much of the funding expected to be contributed by governments. ... and are unlikely to invest in projects that mitigate climate change unless forced to do so by governments, according to a veteran fund manager. Stuart Leckie, chairman of Hong Kong-based pension fund ...

  2. Tough climate awaits Haitong

    Posted Nov 25th 2011, 12:00am

    ... May Chan may.chan@scmp.com Mainland brokerage firm Haitong Securities plans to raise about HK$11.7 billion in a Hong Kong listing next month, despite volatile markets and weak investor sentiment. Its initial public offering would compete with those of jew ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - TALKING POINTS

    Talking points

    Posted Jan 30th 2013, 12:00am

    ... Our editors will be looking ahead today to these developing stories... Lawmakers may say 'no thanks' to CY Many would say that being Hong Kong's chief executive is a thankless task- and for incumbent Leung Chun-ying, that could literally be ...

  4. Business - Comment - MONITOR

    China a green energy leader? Don't make me laugh

    Posted May 01st 2013, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... and published this week by Australia's Climate Commission, "China's efforts demonstrate accelerating global leadership in tackling climate change". Quoting Premier Li Keqiang's ... Climate Commission proclaims that today "China is reducing its emissions growth". Right, time for a reality check. First, you will note that the Climate Commission does not say China ...

  5. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Green wave going strong in 2013 investment scene

    Posted Jan 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com Investors need to sniff out the winners and avoid the losers as governments worldwide become more aware of climate change issues Green wave going strong ... and climate change issues would be key to successful investing in the new year, said Simon Webber, fund manager and global sector specialist at British fund house Schroders. "Climate change ...

  6. Business - Money - TALKING POINTS

    Talking Points: China A Shares

    Posted Dec 17th 2012, 12:00am by JOHN WOODS

    ... John Woods moneypost@scmp.com 'A' is for apprehensive asmarket hangs on for resurgence Is now the time to buy China A shares? It's the question on everyone's lips after the Shanghai Composite rose 4 per cent last week, ostensibly on su ...

  7. Business - Economy

    EU bailout or not, Russian cash in Cyprus to stay

    Posted Nov 15th 2012, 12:00pm by AFP

    ... a property seven years ago. She was full of praise for the island’s “beautiful climate, friendly people, nice environment... and low crime rate,” and said she would not return to settle in Russia. ... was over 600 million euros (US$760 million). And there is more Russian money on the horizon. A report in Cyprus newspaper Alithia said the country was in talks to obtain a loan worth 1 billion ...

  8. Business - Money - BULL VS BEAR

    The bullion-dollar question: will gold escape debt crisis?

    Posted Jan 21st 2013, 12:00am by MARTIN HENNECKE

    ... is over. But this is  public relations talk. During the 2008-09 global credit crisis, governments and central bankers were only able to save the global financial system with a radical programme ... on the job of rescuing everything, from banks to bonds to mortgages to moribund economies. Gold has been attractive in this climate. The metal pays no yield, but its value does tend to rise in line ...

  9. SFC surplus drops 15pc on weaker investment climate

    Posted Aug 18th 2009, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu Reflecting a weaker investment climate, the Securities and Futures Commission posted a lower surplus in the latest quarter and authorised fewer investment products compared with a year ago. The commission reported a surplus of HK$295.14 million for the quarter to June, down 15.12 per cent from HK347.71 million a year earlier. The drop came as trading levies paid ...

  10. Fund bets on impact of climate change

    Posted Apr 08th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cameron Dueck Deutsche Asset Management has begun selling a climate change-focused fund to Hong Kong investors, promising to earn them a slice of the money to be made from a predicted shift in business caused by climate change. The DWS Invest Climate Change Fund buys shares of a wide range of companies that may not be solely focused on climate change but whose market ...




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