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  1. Mainland banks may soon manage pension funds

    Posted Jun 28th 2007, 12:00am by Tom Miller

    ... out a niche in the mainland market. Four foreign banks- ING, Deutsche Bank, Fortis Group and Bank of Montreal- have won licences to operate enterprise annuities. Spain's BBVA also hopes ... Tom Miller in Beijing Beijing is drawing up plans to allow mainland commercial banks to branch out into pension fund management, opening another channel for lenders to diversify, according ...

  2. Ping An, Merchants Bank to run Shenzhen pension fund

    Posted Feb 01st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a single body manage enterprise annuities, will transfer the agency's 2.3 billion yuan of assets to Ping An Insurance (Group) and China Merchants Bank to meet new requirements after the recent ... The assets consist of more than 850 company accounts covering 64,000 personal accounts. Ping An would act as the trustee and investment agency while Merchants Bank would be the custodian bank ...

  3. Local insurers seek exemption from US tax law

    Posted Jul 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... The US Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA), which will take effect from January, aims to prevent wealthy Americans from avoiding tax by requiring companies and banks to provide more detail ... of the Hong Kong Federation of Insurers' FACTA task force and chief executive of ING Hong Kong. Yong said the industry had written to US tax authorities demanding an exemption from the US tax law ...

  4. Mainland revamps pension schemes

    Posted May 28th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of nearly US$12 billion. The World Bank estimates that will grow to US$1.8 trillion by the end of 2030, when it would be the world's third-largest scheme. This means the new pension market ... for custodian banks and 1.2 per cent for investment managers, while account managers have been set a five-yuan limit on each account. That means financial institutions will make revenue only on a scale ...

  5. Mainland insurers poised to emerge as 'champion' players

    Posted Feb 19th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the overseas expansion of the country's insurers after Ping An Insurance (Group) suffered a heavy loss investing in troubled Dutch-Belgian financial group Fortis. 'Some may question whether ... last year, but insurers are facing slowing business growth and shrinking investment returns. McKinsey said the low profitability of bancassurance- insurance products sold through banks ...

  6. Singled out

    Posted Feb 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... adds. This revolution in the status of women was symbolised during the presidential election campaign last month. The opposition candidate, Tsai Ing-wen, was a single woman, a law professor with three degrees. The other 'first lady' was the wife of Ma, a mother of two with two law degrees and a well-paid job in an international bank. She enjoys substantially higher popularity ...

  7. Ailing state of private health-care cover

    Posted May 07th 2005, 12:00am by Richard Latker

    ... available in Europe and the United States. Local hospitalisation schemes, which reimburse policyholders for billed expenses from hospital stays, are perhaps typified by ING's Caring Family Insurance Plan. For a 35-year-old man, the top-tier ING health option in Hong Kong costs $4,953 a year; for a woman of the same age, the annual premium is $6,472, even though the scheme entirely ...

  8. Citizenship law breaks down barriers for ethnic Chinese

    Posted Jul 17th 2006, 12:00am by Fabio Scarpello

    ... previously had to produce a citizenship certificate when applying for a birth or marriage certificate, opening a bank account or enrolling at university. In the maze of bureaucracy, the distinction ... when the Dutch divided all residents into four groups- Europeans, Japanese, natives and oriental foreigners, who were mostly people of Chinese origin. Many middle-class Chinese- Indonesians ...

  9. How Chinese won the fight to be black

    Posted Jun 29th 2008, 12:00am by Gavin Du Venage

    ... but the indications are that they first arrived soon after the Dutch colonised the area in the 17th century. The majority of today's community are, however, descended from the 60,000 indentured labourers ... Bank, Africa's largest bank. In 2004, it offered black employees 4 per cent of its share capital as part of its black empowerment plan. Chinese South Africans were excluded from the deal. ...

  10. 13 men in court on child-porn charges

    Posted May 06th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Magdalen Chow Company directors, analysts, a bank worker and a technician were among those arrested in huge police operation Thirteen men appeared in various courts across Hong Kong ... 34; salesman Chan Yiu-kei, 23; clerk Addie Lin Chun-kwok, 32; Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals veterinary assistant Surasak Calvin Netraprajag, 25; bank fraud control manager ...




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