• Thursday
  • August 28, 2014
  • Last updated: 9:04pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 115 for financial industry

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Business - China Business - ACQUISITIONS

    Wei family agrees to buy Taiwan’s biggest cable TV operator for US$2.4b

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 02:53pm by Reuters

    ... of the company and that businessmen who might be tapped to invest included Cathay Financial Holding chairman Tsai Hong-tu and Gou Tai-chiang, the chairman of electronics parts firm Cheng Uei Precision Industry. The Wei family beat rival bidders Hon Hai Precision Industry and Far EasTone Telecommunications, the person said. This is the Asia-focused buyout firm's second attempt to sell CNS ...

  2. Business - Companies - ACQUISITIONS

    Fosun acquires 20pc of Ironshore for US$463.83m as it continues insurance push

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 10:04am by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito peggy.sito@scmp.com Shanghai-based Fosun International has stepped up its investment in the global insurance industry with the announcement that it is acquiring a 20 per cent ... that the huge debt that has been financing its overseas deals is hurting the Hong Kong-listed firm’s financial strength. Not all Fosun’s deals have borne fruit. Last week, Gaillon Invest, an investment ...

  3. Business - Money - ACQUISITIONS

    Mainland Chinese firms increasingly turn to back-door listings to raise funds

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 04:01am by Daniel Ren

    ... as the best alternative to loans while the mainland's financial industry faced increasing risks from a rise in bad loans. But the slumbering broader market stayed the regulator's hand ...

  4. Business - Commodities - ACQUISITIONS

    China Shenhua Energy to acquire plants from parent

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 03:32pm by Eric Ng

    ... In view of industry oversupply, weak demand and falling coal prices, Shenhua cut this year's targets for coal sales by 13.7 per cent to 444.4 million tonnes and coal output by 4 per cent ...

  5. Business - Companies - ACQUISITIONS

    Australia's Crown Resorts buys site on Las Vegas strip

    Posted Aug 04th 2014, 05:43pm by Reuters

    ... Crown has established a joint-venture resort company to develop the site with former Wynn Las Vegas president Andrew Pascal, with financial backing from US private equity firm Oaktree Capital Management. “You can’t be in the gaming industry and not have a special reverence for Las Vegas- that’s where it all began,” Packer said in a statement. “As we have built Crown Resorts into a thriving ...

  6. Business - Companies - ACQUISITIONS

    Fosun shrugs off debt concerns as it looks for more overseas acquisitions

    Posted Aug 22nd 2014, 09:28am by Toh Han Shih

    ... are hurting the conglomerate's financial health. "We are going to invest in 20 to 30 per cent stakes in international companies and help revitalise their global franchises by connecting them ...

  7. Business - Companies - ACQUISITIONS

    Fosun’s debt-fuelled shopping spree worries analysts

    Posted Aug 05th 2014, 02:57pm by Toh Han Shih

    ... that the huge debt that has been financing its overseas deals is hurting the Hong Kong-listed firm's financial strength. "We are cautious about Fosun's future prospects following large ... if financials do not show marked improvement. Moody's warned explicitly in May of the risk of a downgrade if Fosun maintained its aggressive, debt-funded growth. "Fosun's financial ...

  8. Business - Companies - ACQUISITIONS

    Fosun beats out Australian firm to buy Roc Oil

    Posted Aug 04th 2014, 10:29am by Toh Han Shih

    ... the reason for the company going into the proposed transaction was to allow "the group to enter the upstream oil and gas industry and acquire oil and gas assets". The acquisition would be Fosun's first direct investment in the oil and gas industry and sixth overseas deal since May. Its recent investments were in Portuguese insurance firms and German fashion retailer Tom Tailor. ...

  9. Business - Companies - ACQUISITIONS

    Cash hoard spurs buying spree by US chipmakers

    Posted Jul 04th 2014, 01:41am by BLOOM

    ... are rushing to find partners or buyers in the busiest year for industry deals since 2011. Almost US$11 billion in North American semiconductor transactions was announced in the first half ... Integrations, whose outsourced manufacturing would make them easy to fold into another company, Raymond James Financial said. With earnings becoming more consistent and expenses declining, semiconductor ...

  10. Business - China Business - ACQUISITIONS

    China's State Grid near deal for stake in Italian energy grid firm

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 10:28am by Reuters

    ... Tempini and State Grid executives. Spokesmen for CDP and the Chinese company were not available for comment. Sources have previously said that State Grid and Australia's Industry Funds ...




SCMP.com Account