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  1. Asian investments head for record levels

    Posted Sep 08th 2005, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... to merger and acquisition by foreign investors. China's State Administration of Foreign Exchange is implementing changes intended to crack down on illegal cross-border capital operations. ... and head of North Asia, said the mainland had become a market that no one could afford to ignore. 'Its consistently high economic growth has drawn growing attention from venture capital ...

  2. Brace for some policy rigour

    Posted Feb 13th 2005, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... CHRIS DAVIS Among surprises in the year ahead, brace for fiscal discipline in some unusual places. United States president George W. Bush could catch global financial markets off guard by getting to grips with the US deficit more firmly than generally expected, according to Kevin Colglazier, head of global fixed interest at First State Investment. 'President Bush may ...

  3. An alternative source of seed money

    Posted Sep 08th 2005, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... on the capital markets in Hong Kong and the United States,' he said. Vincent Chan, Jafco managing director and head of North Asia, said Arkmicro had met its investment criteria by showing ...

  4. Oppenheimer mines global landscape to maximise its investment returns

    Posted Feb 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... Steinmetz, head of the OppenheimerFunds international fixed-income team and portfolio manager of OppenheimerFunds, said the United States economy might be the engine that drove global growth ...

  5. Seeing changes and adopting them

    Posted Nov 07th 2009, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... the shortage of suitable candidates in the local market, we have looked abroad and brought in candidates from Australia, other parts of Asia, Britain and the United States. Outside the banking sector ... a priority due to issues in defaults and liquidity. Mimi Kam, Bank of East Asia general manager and head of human resources and corporate communications division, said: 'As the markets have ...

  6. Financial private eyes see rapid growth in demand

    Posted Dec 23rd 2004, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... skills- to a standard acceptable by the courts- to address issues in dispute in the context of civil and criminal litigation', said Chris Fordham, head of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu's ... and technological complexity of the modern age. After the September 11 attacks in the United States, forensic accountants helped businesses compile information for insurance claims, recreate payroll records ...

  7. Asian bonds win favour for long-term potential

    Posted Oct 08th 2005, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... doubled since the Asian crisis, from about 25 to nearly 50 per cent of GDP. Cecilia Chan, HSBC director, and head of fixed income, said the Asian bond market was looking increasingly attractive ... States. While most Asian investors continue to favour dollar-denominated deals, they are making adjustments in the structure of their portfolios, and the amount of new cash available for new ...

  8. What goes up must come down

    Posted Nov 27th 2005, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... necessarily mainstream. The collective insights of Guy Monson, chief investment officer with Sarasin Investment Management; Philip Saunders, head of asset allocation at Investec Asset Managers; ... as an economic boom goes bust. For example, the Empire State Building completed in New York in 1929 was just in time for the Wall Street crash. Similarly, London's Post Office Tower completed ...

  9. Booming industry still has room to grow

    Posted Feb 26th 2005, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... authorised insurance companies, more per head of population than anywhere else in Asia. Insurance providers offer a diverse mix of coverage, ranging from general life to long-term and composite ... States. Insurance commissioner Richard Yuen Ming-fai said the accelerated pace of globalisation and the convergence of financial services would continue to pose new challenges and opportunities ...

  10. Investors hunt new tigers in Europe

    Posted May 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... surprised by offering some of the best returns in the world. John Pollen, Pioneer Investments' lead manager for Eastern European equity and head of emerging markets, says the valuation discount ... performing better than the United States and mainland Europe thanks to surging oil and commodities prices,' he says. 'We are looking, but we can't see any major potential for economic ...




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