• Friday
  • July 25, 2014
  • Last updated: 12:01pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 5270 for hk stocks

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Reprieve for HK stocks after Greece accepts cuts

    Posted Jul 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... Amanda Lee amanda.lee@scmp.com The Hong Kong stock market rebounded yesterday after the Greek government won legislative approval for controversial austerity measures needed to secure ... points. Turnover soared 19.5 per cent to HK$74 billion from Wednesday's HK$62 billion, indicating better liquidity. The benchmark has lost more than 6 per cent since the beginning ...

  2. HK's stock market should withstand the end of QE2

    Posted Apr 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... by the markets - the news had a galvanising effect on Hong Kong stocks. Over the next few weeks the market climbed by 12 per cent (see the first chart below). So it is hardly surprising that with QE2 set ... it is not entirely clear that the mechanism by which QE2 was expected to support Asian stock prices worked as investors had anticipated when they bought into the region last October and November. Their idea ...

  3. HK, Shanghai stocks take a beating

    Posted May 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Toh Han Shih and Daniel Ren in Shanghai Hong Kong and Shanghai stocks suffered a beating yesterday, amid worries of a deepening European debt crisis and a liquidity crunch on the A-share ... inflation. Eight listings will be launched in Shanghai this week, likely to raise 4.5 billion yuan (HK$5.38 billion) from the A-share market, 60 per cent more than the previous week. 4.5b yuan ...

  4. HK stock market opens new year with bang, but then fizzles

    Posted Feb 08th 2011, 12:00am by May Chan

    ... an even sharper drop of 2 per cent, settling 256.82 points lower at 12,454.07. Brokers and strategists say the stock market will pick up in the second half of the year. They predict capital flows ... commodity and property stocks would remain under pressure for the moment because of concerns about inflation and tightening monetary policy. Industrial and Commercial Bank of China fell 1.7 per cent ...

  5. Turnover dips despite HK stock exchange's longer trading hours

    Posted Mar 08th 2011, 12:00am by Amanda Lee

    ... Amanda Lee The benefits of longer trading hours were not immediately apparent yesterday as the Hong Kong stock exchange's turnover actually edged down on the first day of shorter lunch breaks for brokers. Yesterday's turnover stood at HK$66.9 billion, down 10.44 per cent from Friday. Brokers attributed it to weak investor sentiment over higher oil prices as a result ...

  6. Business - Banking & Finance - SHARES

    Bank of East Asia share sell to Sumitomo Mitsui eases unrest

    Posted Dec 06th 2012, 12:00am by Kwong Man-ki

    ... cleared uncertainty over a capital shortage and fuelled speculation about a takeover. The stock jumped as much as 5.39 per cent before closing 2.19 per cent higher at HK$30.35 yesterday, just ... it agreed to sell 111.57 million new shares to Sumitomo Mitsui at HK$29.59 apiece for about HK$3.3 billion. The Japanese bank's stake in BEA will double to 9.5 per cent from 4.73 per cent. ...

  7. Warrants back with a bang on the HK stock market

    Posted Sep 10th 2010, 12:00am by Amanda Lee

    ... of the underlying stock. The August turnover of derivative contracts and callable bull bear contracts reached HK$15.9 billion, up from July's HK$15 billion, according to a report by HSBC Global ... attracted capital inflow of HK$193 billion. But China Life's stock plunged 13.7 per cent in August despite the release of strong earnings. Dealers expect the turnover of derivative warrants ...

  8. HK's stock exchange faces challenges closer to home

    Posted May 18th 2010, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... There followed more big-picture stuff to provide the necessary background of cautious optimism to the news that the stock exchange's profits for the first quarter came to HK$1.13 billion. Stop me. ... would do best to adapt itself to them. But what really counts here is what the big investment institutions think. Their view is increasingly that stock exchanges are made for tiny stocks ...

  9. BNP Paribas bullish on HK stocks

    Posted Mar 26th 2009, 12:00am by Nick Westra

    ... Nick Westra BNP Paribas says the worst may be over for Hong Kong-listed stocks, as overseas investors chase returns in emerging-market equities. 'The situation was different six ... be further deterioration in US dollar exchange rates, Mr McDonnell said. A strong dollar discourages fund flows into emerging-market assets such as stocks, commodities and properties because ...

  10. China Investment Corp forecast to zoom in on HK stocks

    Posted Oct 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of 27,142.47, lifting the market's capitalisation to exceed HK$20 trillion for the first time. The Hong Kong stock market was closed yesterday for the National Day holiday. ... banks, China Investment Corp will have at least tens of billions of US dollars to invest in foreign financial markets,' Mr Wong said. 'Hong Kong stocks will definitely be one of its top ...




SCMP.com Account