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  1. Business - Banking & Finance

    Hong Kong on track to become top financial centre

    Posted Dec 13th 2012, 12:37pm by Jeanny Yu

    ... Jeanny Yu Hong Kong is expected to overtake London by 2015 and surpass New York by 2016 to become the world’s biggest financial centre, reflecting a massive shift in the balance of power ... overtaken  London to reach 248,000, according to the lastest report released by the London-based Centre for Economics and Business Research (CEBR). By 2015, London would have 237,000 financial ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1104322/hong-kong-track-become-top-financial-centre
  2. Hong Kong is No1 financial centre

    Posted Dec 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... to follow. 'This is the first time ever for an Asian financial centre to be given the top spot,' said Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah. Tsang said he was pleased that the WEF had ... as a financial centre always fell behind New York, London or Tokyo,' said Raymond Yeung, an economist at ANZ. 'The change could be partly attributed to Hong Kong's geographic advantage ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/987754/hong-kong-no1-financial-centre
  3. Two cities and other tales of how financial centres flourish or fail

    Posted Jul 27th 2010, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... long as Big Media calls the place a financial centre. And if Big Media won't always do it, then Shanghai will take on the job itself. Take, for instance, this talk of offshore and onshore ... on the notion that such a thing as a financial centre exists as naturally as does the North or South pole and, while the planet may have more financial centres than it has poles, there can be no more ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/720600/two-cities-and-other-tales-how-financial-centres-flourish-or-fail
  4. HK as a world financial centre? Sorry, professor, it's just one more of those tall stories

    Posted Feb 13th 2011, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... again- dream, dream, dream. This time Prof Chan dreams of making Hong Kong as big a financial centre as London or New York within five years by pitching listings to poor Chinese provinces. He has ... is no international financial centre. It is hardly even a regional one. It is only a country one. We specialise in China business. When the chance came along to widen the geographical scope of this business ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/738007/hk-world-financial-centre-sorry-professor-its-just-one-more-those-tall-stories
  5. How to be a world financial centre in three easy moves

    Posted Jun 18th 2008, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... with Jake van der Kamp 'Hong Kong's continued success as an international financial centre depends on our ability to diversify and expand the financial products available and we ... years, 20 directly as an investment analyst and 10 as a scribbler, and I am still mystified as to what an international financial centre is. All that I am fairly certain of is that Hong Kong ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/641959/how-be-world-financial-centre-three-easy-moves
  6. The formula for creating a global financial centre

    Posted Jun 19th 2007, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... appears to think that this many people are needed if we are to make Hong Kong's name shine as a global financial centre. Nary a peep of this did we hear in his re-election campaign for chief executive and it appears that he alone has heard God declare it Hong Kong's destiny to be a global financial centre, whatever that means. I have never been certain and I don't really think ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/597336/formula-creating-global-financial-centre
  7. HK urged to strengthen role as financial centre

    Posted Jun 07th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chow Chung-yan Hong Kong must rise to the challenges brought by globalisation and the rise of the mainland's economy, Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen said yesterday. The city needed to strengthen its role as a global financial centre and help the mainland currency's progress towards free convertibility, Mr Tsang said. He was speaking in the Yunnan provincial ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/551853/hk-urged-strengthen-role-financial-centre
  8. Business - Banking & Finance - MR. SHANGKONG

    No matter the trials of living in Hong Kong, dream big and do it

    Posted Dec 02nd 2013, 05:19am by George Chen

    ... list when former NSA contractor Edward Snowden was here. But Hong Kong has been a business centre, especially for the financial industry, for Asia and the whole world for decades. On the other ... on the financial industry; and real estate of course, since land prices in any global financial centre won’t be cheap.  Let me tell you a story about two young entrepreneurs whom I will call H and E. I met ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1370634/no-matter-trials-living-hong-kong-dream-big-and-do-it
  9. News - China - ECONOMY

    Shanghai booster Fang Xinghai lands Beijing financial advisory role

    Posted Jun 18th 2013, 12:00am by George Chen

    ... detractor wins top Beijing role The key man behind Shanghai's ambitious plan to develop the city into the world's leading financial centre by 2020 has been promoted to an elite economic ... circles, it may also make officials in Hong Kong uneasy. At the 2011 Asian Financial Forum in Hong Kong, Fang said the speed with which Hong Kong became a successful offshore yuan centre would ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1263221/shanghai-booster-fang-xinghai-lands-beijing-financial-advisory-role
  10. Business - Economy - MR. SHANGKONG

    Try downloading some fresh thinking is Google's tip for Hong Kong

    Posted Nov 11th 2013, 05:17am by George Chen

    ... to think and speak more freely; as well as his worries about Hong Kong's shortage of software engineers- a major reason, he says, why Hong Kong can only be a financial centre, unlike ... or not for reasons that had nothing to do with the new social trend and innovation. Indeed, one of my sources in the financial industry recently revealed to me that Wong was pitched by mainland technology ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1352748/try-downloading-some-fresh-thinking-googles-tip-hong-kong

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