• Thursday
  • September 18, 2014
  • Last updated: 10:06pm
Hong Kong




Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 571 for half mast

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. HKEx plans to cut trading halts to half an hour

    Posted Jul 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com Share-trading halts will only need to last for 30 minutes, instead of half a day or longer, after company announcements that might affect their stock price, ... price-sensitive announcements during trading hours. If a disclosure obligation is triggered during trading hours, trading in the company's shares must be suspended immediately and last for a half ...

  2. Tanrich earnings likely to rebound in second half

    Posted Sep 21st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Wong Ka-chun Brokerage house Tanrich Financial Holdings is likely to be a winner in the second half owing to the strong stock market rebound since late March. The firm is expected ... in turnover in June and July led the firm to enjoy a more positive outlook in the second half. Tanrich, one of the more active retail brokerages in the city, provides a wide range of financial ...

  3. Brokers see no trading drama for half-year end

    Posted Jun 30th 2008, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu Stockbrokers expect the Hong Kong stock exchange's daily closing auction to establish closing prices for today's half-year end to proceed smoothly, but continue to call on the market regulator to improve the system. 'The regulator last week gave an early warning to brokers and investors that the end of the first half on June 30 may affect the closing auction ...

  4. Exchange Fund yield up 53pc in first half

    Posted Jul 27th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maria Chan The Exchange Fund, a reserve backing the Hong Kong currency peg, saw its investment income jump 53 per cent in the first half of the year, driven by robust equity markets around ... share, totalling HK$13.3 billion in the first half, increased 52.8 per cent from a year ago. It was HK$6.4 billion for the first quarter under the old sharing arrangement and HK$6.9 billion ...

  5. Observers bullish on a second-half comeback

    Posted Jul 05th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in the H-share index for the first six months, market watchers remain bullish on the Hong Kong stock market for the second half, betting a refocus on the solid economic fundamentals can boost the market. ... and mainland-related shares, with defensive stocks outperforming the broader market in the first half. But most believe the Hong Kong stock market will fare well in the second half. 'The momentum ...

  6. Business - Money

    Investors bullish about US, Japan markets: Bloomberg poll

    Posted May 17th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in Washington Almost half of survey's respondents down on Europe; most favoured asset class is stocks Investors bullish on US, Japan markets: poll International investors are the most bullish they have been on the US and Japanese markets in more than 3½ years as both countries' economies are seen as improving, according to a poll. More than half of those contacted ...

  7. Business - Money

    Baring Asset Management sees value in Japan stocks after sell-off

    Posted Jun 11th 2013, 12:00am by Jeanny Yu

    ... more than 70 per cent since the start of November. The mainland economy may perform worse than expected because of the possible re-emergence of inflation in the second half of the year, he ...

  8. Business - Banking & Finance - STOCKS

    Time to buy, StanChart tells local bargain-hunters

    Posted Apr 12th 2013, 12:00am by Jeanny Yu

    ... The time is ripe for mid-term investors to find some bargains on the local stock market, now that a significant pullback since the beginning of this year has made shares fairly cheap, Standard Chartered Bank says. Investors should not miss the chance to buy during the dip, as the Hang Seng will enjoy a strong rebound in the second half and is likely to climb as high as 28,000 ...

  9. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    AIA profit rises 89pc to beat market target

    Posted Feb 28th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... "The equity market indices performance of AIA's markets was better than expected in the second half." The stock yesterday closed 4.1 per cent higher at HK$32.85. Stocks in AIA's six-largest markets advanced a weighted average of 12 per cent in the second half, adding to the 5.5 per cent gain in the previous six months, according to a report by Credit Suisse last week. ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Market-beating monkeys give hope to retail investors

    Posted Apr 27th 2013, 12:00am by Andrew Sheng

    ... that US$100 invested at the beginning of 1968 would have yielded US$5,000 by the end of 2011, but half the monkey (computer-simulated) portfolios managed US$8,700, a quarter made more than US$9,100 ...




SCMP.com Account