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  1. Business - Money - FINANCE

    Hong Kong and Shanghai markets fall after link-up scheme postponed

    Posted Oct 27th 2014, 11:14am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com Disappointed investors dump shares following the delay of an eagerly awaited cross-trading scheme between Hong Kong and Shanghai Markets fall after link-up postponed The Hong Kong and Shanghai stock markets fell yesterday as disappointed market players dumped shares after news that a keenly awaited plan to connect the two exchanges for cross-border ...

  2. Business - Banking & Finance - FINANCE

    Online platforms emerge as new champions in lending

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 01:01am by Adrian Wan

    ... Adrian Wan in Boao, Hainan adrian.wan@scmp.com Bricks-and-mortar banks are facing increasing competition from internet finance services Online platforms emerge as new champions in lending ... said. "But internet finance can offer that at low cost and thus cover a market wider than traditional banks, reaching micro businesses and small and medium enterprises (SMEs)," he ...

  3. Property - Hong Kong & China - FINANCE

    Chinese insurers new source of shadow banking loans to developers

    Posted Oct 28th 2014, 04:17pm by Langi Chiang

    ... issued by mainland insurers- known as union-link policies- will fast emerge as another important channel for banks' off-balance-sheet business, despite the insurance regulator's rules ... letting insurers invest in the property market, but not the residential sector. As part of its continued efforts to improve insurers' investment returns, the CIRC earlier this month allowed ...

  4. Business - Banking & Finance - FINANCE

    Mainland investment abroad surges 90pc

    Posted Oct 17th 2014, 05:07am by Victoria Ruan

    ... emerging markets such as Vietnam and Brazil. However, Shen said China would continue to attract foreign investors because of factors including its political, economic and social stability, huge ... Victoria Ruan victoria.ruan@scmp.com Appeal of overseas markets is growing amid property downturn and excess capacity at home Mainland investment abroad surges 90pc A surge in investments ...

  5. Business - Money - FINANCE

    Shanghai stock market link-up with Hong Kong's 'ready for launch'

    Posted Sep 27th 2014, 04:26am by Enoch Yiu, Daniel Ren

    ... Enoch Yiu and Daniel Ren in Shanghai Technical details of Hong Kong-Shanghai trading link are settled, with October 27 launch likely Markets link-up is ready for take-off Regulators in Shanghai said yesterday that all technical preparations to directly link its stock market and Hong Kong's in a landmark cross-border trading scheme were complete, with a final trading test due ...

  6. Business - Banking & Finance - FINANCE

    Britain’s financial services firms add staff on expectations of higher profits

    Posted Oct 06th 2014, 01:33pm by Reuters

    ... created 3,470 new jobs in September, 46 per cent more than the same period last year. Many of the new roles were in compliance and regulatory functions, and stronger equity markets have created ... Newton-Smith, CBI “As the IPO [initial public offering] and M&A [mergers and acquisitions] markets heat up, this will have a positive knock-on effect on hiring in equities trading, broking ...

  7. Business - Banking & Finance - FINANCE

    China Agri-Products Exchange seeks to raise to HK$1.4b in bond issue

    Posted Oct 06th 2014, 03:34pm by CHIM SAU-WAI

    ... Agri-Products is an agricultural product market operator on the mainland. Shares of PNG Resources rose 9 per cent to HK$4.20, the biggest gainer in the Hong Kong market on Monday morning. Shares ...

  8. Lifestyle - Books - FINANCE

    Book review: Saving the Market from Capitalism, by Massimo Amato and Luca Fantacci

    Posted Aug 17th 2014, 08:02am by David Wilson

    ... David Wilson Saving the Market from Capitalism: Ideas for an Alternative Finance by Massimo Amato and Luca Fantacci Polity Despite its liquid nature the fiscal system is set in its ways- ... such as Greece, politicians should get practical and radical: rein in the market that has come to lord them all- the financial market. Local currencies should be created and used to foster neighbourhood ...

  9. Business - Banking & Finance - FINANCE

    HSBC pays US$550m to settle US claims over mortgage-backed securities

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 06:35am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Washington Pay-out resolves claims bank misled America's Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac on mortgage securities HSBC agrees to settlement of US$550 million HSBC has agreed to pay US$550 million to resolve claims the bank misled US government housing corporations Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac about risky mortgage securities it sold them before the US housing market ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - FINANCE

    SFC launches legal action against Citic to demand compensation for investors

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 11:17pm by Enoch Yiu

    ... billion to the 4,500 investors who purchased Citic shares at an average price of HK$18.97. The regulator also filed the case with the market misconduct tribunal, which can order penalties such as fines or banning individuals from being directors or trading in the local market. The SFC said Citic, a mining and property conglomerate, issued a circular on September 12, 2008 that contained ...




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