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  1. Window dressing drives Hang Seng Index rally

    Posted Dec 20th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 1.39 per cent and Taiwan edged 1.27 per cent higher. The Hang Seng Index finished up 1.02 per cent, or 153.08 points, at 15,182.89, its biggest one-day gain since November 23. The H-share index ... Properties was up 0.66 per cent at $75.55. China Mobile gained 1.95 per cent to $39.05 and HSBC rose 0.71 per cent to $126.50. Hang Seng Bank fell 0.68 per cent, or 70 cents, to $102.40, however, ...

  2. Listless Hang Seng edges towards sputtering finish

    Posted Dec 30th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... translate into a 6 per cent to 7 per cent gain for blue chips since January. The Hang Seng Index, a regional laggard, has climbed 5.73 per cent year to date. It lost 55.95 points, or 0.37 per cent, ... Charis Yau The Hong Kong stock market is likely to end the year with single-digit returns, trailing most other Asian markets, as futures trading dragged the benchmark index down more than ...

  3. Hang Seng takes heart from mainland rebound

    Posted Jun 09th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Fiona Lau US interest-rate rumours boost trade as Shanghai market posts its biggest increase in three years The Hang Seng Index closed at a four-week high yesterday, supported ... climbed 61.26 points, or 0.44 per cent, to close at 13,898.55. China Mobile, the world's biggest mobile operator and a Hang Seng Index heavyweight, climbed 1.9 per cent to $28.95, its highest ...

  4. Hang Seng yuan deposits surge after revaluation

    Posted Jul 25th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Foster Wong The revaluation of the yuan has sparked a surge in new yuan deposit accounts at Hang Seng Bank with customers hoping to ride on the currency's further potential rise. According to vice-chairman and chief executive Raymond Or Ching-fai, the bank's daily yuan deposit balance jumped to about $50 million on Friday, a day after Beijing effectively revalued its ...

  5. Investors grab profits as Hang Seng nears 14,000

    Posted May 04th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... investors took profits as the Hang Seng Index neared the psychologically charged 14,000-point mark. Some players also held off buying ahead of the Federal Reserve Open Market Committee meeting, scheduled for later yesterday, which was widely expected to result in another US interest-rate rise. The Hang Seng Index edged up 0.61 per cent shortly after opening to reach an eight-week intraday ...

  6. Hang Seng predicted to climb past 16,500

    Posted Dec 31st 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... analysts polled by the South China Morning Post, the Hang Seng Index will rise 11.34 per cent next year to 16,563 points. That would give the index its fourth consecutive annual gain after rising 4.54 per cent to 14,876.43 this year. Predictions for where the index will be in a year ranged from 15,600 to 18,400 points, with many analysts pegging the market near 16,000. Analysts ...

  7. Hang Seng flirts with 14,500

    Posted Jul 15th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to a 52-month high yesterday, fuelled by strong local fundamentals and renewed optimism among foreign investors. The Hang Seng Index rose to just three points shy of the 14,500 level minutes before ... to push the index lower in the past couple of weeks, partly through aggressive selling of China Mobile, were forced to cover short positions, said Sheldon Lee, head of hedge fund sales at CLSA. ...

  8. Hang Seng takes top tier private

    Posted Aug 16th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maria Chan While rival banks target affluent individuals with their private banking products, Hang Seng Bank aims to sell its top-end banking services to corporate customers. 'We can ... potential, she said. Ms Chu said many banks were looking to expand into the wealth management business, with the result that the sector was growing more competitive. Hang Seng started its private ...

  9. Hang Seng raises fees in line with HSBC move

    Posted Aug 10th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maria Chan Hang Seng Bank, the second-largest deposit bank in Hong Kong, will raise the fees it charges on cash deposit account services in line with an increase announced by its parent, ... have imposed charges on low-balance accounts ranging from $30 to $100, including Bank of China (Hong Kong), Standard Chartered Bank, Bank of East Asia, and DBS Bank. Mr Leung said that Hang ...

  10. Hang Seng delivers mixed bag

    Posted Aug 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kelvin Wong Hang Seng Bank yesterday unveiled interim results that analysts described as remarkable, though more for style than substance. The numbers, less lacklustre than the market had ... basis points to Hang Seng's net interest margin and $198 million to its net interest income. 'I've never seen this item before and I don't know where it came from,' he ...




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