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  1. Insurers back in equity market at low prices

    Posted Jan 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Natalie Chiu Mainland insurers started buying shares or equity funds in the fourth quarter of last year, as investment values emerged after a prolonged stock-market decline, the industry regulator said. The China Insurance Regulatory Commission said insurers had invested 412.3 billion yuan (HK$467.9 billion) in stocks and equity funds by the end of last month, accounting for 13.3 ...

  2. Private equity, venture capital investment falls

    Posted Dec 10th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Daniel Ren in Shanghai Private equity and venture capital investment on the mainland has dropped sharply this year. According to Zero2IPO, a Beijing-based fund consultancy, private equity ... year. Venture capital investment dropped 43.2 per cent to US$1.82 billion, the consultancy said. 'However, there are signs the mainland's private equity and venture capital sectors ...

  3. Room for big gains in Asia equities narrowing

    Posted Oct 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Nick Westra

    ... Nick Westra Emerging-market equities have soared in value so much already this year that they may no longer offer the best means of tapping into the region's economic growth ... economic growth.' Equity benchmarks have jumped around the region this year as investors loaded up on stocks. The buying spree has driven the Hang Seng Index up 54.37 per cent so far this year ...

  4. Talks on to open up private equity funds

    Posted Sep 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Naomi Rovnick

    ... Naomi Rovnick Beijing may open the door to international private equity investors by extending its tightly controlled qualified foreign institutional investor (QFII) programme. Andrew Yan, ... investment in Chinese private equity funds. At present, global banks, money managers and pension funds with QFII status can buy only listed companies' shares on the mainland. The development, ...

  5. Legend bets on 10b yuan private equity fund, shareholder changes

    Posted Sep 21st 2009, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... Denise Tsang A shareholder reshuffle and a decision to set up a 10 billion yuan (HK$11.35 billion) private equity fund are among key strategies Legend Holdings has taken to ride out ... and set up private equity fund Hony Capital six years ago. Some analysts who were surprised at Legend's management reshuffle said the new strategy would diversify Legend from over-reliance ...

  6. PICC to lift equity stakes after earnings decline

    Posted Aug 25th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maria Chan PICC Property and Casualty, the mainland's largest non-life insurer, said it would increase investment in equities in the second half after posting lower than expected ... a year ago. Mutual funds and equities accounted for 6.6 per cent of the insurer's investment portfolio in the period, compared with 7.9 per cent at the end of last year. Mr Wang said ...

  7. Equity capital market surge seen this half-year

    Posted Jul 06th 2009, 12:00am by Nick Westra

    ... Wong Ka-chun, Nick Westra and Tim LeeMaster Hong Kong's equity capital market is expected to enjoy strong growth this second half of the year, driven by an increasing number of sizeable initial public offerings and more issuances from listed companies. In the wider Asia-Pacific market (excluding Japan), equity issuance was up 9 per cent to US$69.3 billion in the first six ...

  8. Cautious optimism on equities markets

    Posted Apr 26th 2009, 12:00am by Amanda Lee

    ... Amanda Lee Although some investors have reduced their exposure to the equity market, portfolio managers say that mainland equities provide reasonable valuation and are set to outperform other equity markets. Investors are still holding onto their cash though, and have not been tempted to inject sums of cash in equities for short-term gains and long-term capital growth. ...

  9. A-share trade opening to China private equity firms

    Posted Oct 15th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Daniel Ren in Shanghai Beijing will for the first time allow domestic private equity and venture capital firms to trade mainland-listed stocks, a move that will give these funds a way to cash out of companies they originally helped finance. The China Securities Regulatory Commission has begun soliciting public opinion on a revised rule on securities settling and clearing, under ...

  10. Mainland investors still keen to bet on equities

    Posted Sep 26th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... suggest many people still think the equity market will rise further, following a 55.9 per cent rally this year. Increasingly, investors have been wary of a liquidity drain as Beijing fine-tunes ... to the equity market, which retreated 18.2 per cent from its high to 2,838.842 points yesterday. 'The survey reflected the trend that residents are still willing to invest,' said Haitong ...




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