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  1. Right response, wrong reason, but still good news

    Posted Jun 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... rates, because they know if they run into difficulty servicing their debts, they can always pull political strings to get them rolled over on easy terms. That's why the authorities have ... will do nothing to boost lending, although it will make servicing existing loans easier for highly-leveraged state-owned companies like power generators. Nor in China does cutting interest rates ...

  2. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Mainland financial reform needs new approach, says IMF's Zhu Min

    Posted Jan 16th 2013, 12:00am by Ray Chan

    ... Ray Chan ray.utchan@scmp.com IMF official says there are lessons to learn from global crisis, and mainland must prepare economy to be more resilient to external shocks Financial system needs new approach The mainland's financial system needed to play a more active role in helping its real economy become more resilient to external shocks as the world grew economically ...

  3. High fliers andlow riders

    Posted Jul 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Jasper Moiseiwitsch With thanks to research firm Lipper, Money Post ranks the top and bottom performing mutual funds based on first-half performance. All returns are net of fees and all funds are approved for sale in Hong Kong. The funds are a snapshot of ...

  4. Business - Money - INVESTMENT

    Financial firms expand into wealth management

    Posted Sep 03rd 2012, 12:00am by JANE CAI

    ... Jane Cai in Beijing xuejun.cai@scmp.com Financial firms try to tap into wealth management Mainland financial firms are embracing industry changes and opportunities arising from ... management services. Ping An Bank led the pack with a 243 per cent increase, followed by Bank of Nanjing's 104 per cent gain, and Huaxia Bank's 59 per cent rise. Banks served 60 per cent ...

  5. European firms may take their business elsewhere

    Posted May 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... River Delta, Nanjing and Shanghai were particularly worried about labour costs. Yin Zhongli, a financial researcher with the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, said European firms were feeling ...

  6. Mutual funds to see big boost

    Posted Jun 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Daniel Ren in Shanghai ren.wei@scmp.com China's mutual-fund sector could grow more than sixfold to US$1.4 trillion by 2020, thanks to growing demand from global investors for mainland equity allocations, according to fund consultancy Z-Ben Advisors. ...

  7. Mainland's first fund aimed at car services

    Posted Jul 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Daniel Ren ren.wei@scmp.com Mainland China's first private equity fund targeting the car services sector will be in operation as early as next month, seeking merger and acquisition ... year. But the country has yet to establish a complete chain of car-related businesses due to the slow progress of the services sector. 'Production and sales grew extremely quickly because ...

  8. Want a financial tip? Expect the unexpected

    Posted Jun 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... that demographics are destiny, they are not everything. Hong Kong's growth prospects also depend on the city's role as a service centre for China's rapidly expanding economy. If you believe ... maintaining high investment rates until diminishing returns on capital trigger a financial crisis and a far harder landing- is even less attractive. Either way, China's growth rates will slow ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    China's services push a challenge for Hong Kong

    Posted Dec 18th 2012, 12:00am by JEFFREY LAM

    ... service industry as its primary growth engine and marked the end of China's growth model driven by exports and foreign investment. The global economic downturn brought about by the financial ... of knowledge-based industries- being the two engines for development. Shanghai, which has everything it takes to become an international financial centre, has moved to modern services as it accelerates its ...

  10. China market needs careful approach

    Posted Jun 05th 2006, 12:00am by Louis Beckerling

    ... in HSBC's personal financial services' division, said for those concerned about the associated risks a new family of principal-protected investment products could be in the offing. 'People ...




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