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  1. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Villagers have a dig at mining tycoon's dirty money

    Posted Sep 19th 2013, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... Howard Winn We hear of an intriguing tale from Switzerland involving Glencore CEO Ivan Glasenberg and the 360 million Swiss francs (HK$3 billion) he paid in tax on his windfall after the Glencore initial public offering. A large proportion of income tax in Switzerland is paid directly to the local community and, under a complex system, some of the funds are diverted to the poorest ...

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    Former governor returns for dinner, but never for seconds

    Posted Oct 30th 2012, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... a matter for the head. It is quite a tall order to combine a country with a closed capital account and income tax at 45 per cent on worldwide earnings with a city that only has a tax on locally sourced income and an open capital account. The consequences are plain for everyone to see- a flood of everything from across the border: women pouring in to have their babies here, mainland day ...

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    Please, delay no more in clearing the air

    Posted Jan 16th 2013, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... to Financial News, research from consultancy firm Tricumen shows that the bank had pre-tax profits of more than US$6 billion, which was more than 20 per cent higher than its closest rival, Citi. ... in debt capital markets, and was the second-most profitable in secondary capital markets with strength in equity derivatives, and fixed income, currencies and commodities.   Brokers' begging ...



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