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  1. Business - Money - PENSION SCHEME

    The pitfalls of investing in ILAS

    Posted Dec 17th 2012, 12:00am by Jasper Moiseiwitsch

    ... Li to invest in a pension plan sold by a major insurance firm. She agreed to the idea and committed to pay US$4,200 a month into a five-year pension investment. In 2011, Li was assigned a new relationship manager and met her to find out how her investment was performing. She was told that she was making money on one of her funds but losing money on the other. After some digging she found ...

  2. Take stock of wise investing

    Posted Jun 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... on the two mainland exchanges. Allowing for changing valuations, the total investment under review amounted to around 53 billion yuan, or US$8 billion (HK$62.4 billion). 'It has been like having ... in China face practical limits in where and how to invest, but they can still benefit from correcting any inherent bias, which affects prices. Stocks with a highly concentrated local ownership ...

  3. Investing 101 for beginners

    Posted Apr 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... School, is aimed for those who do not have time or effort to make investment decisions. The programme's goal is to design a permanent portfolio that satisfies individual goals. The programme, which is targeted mainly at executives, aims to provide participants with the tools and techniques to enable them to design a portfolio suitable for their individual investment objectives. ...

  4. Provinces to get green light for fund investment

    Posted Feb 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Daniel Ren in Shanghai ren.wei@scmp.com The mainland is likely to allow provincial-level pension funds to invest in stocks, in a move that could free up to 580 billion yuan (HK$713.4 billion) of capital for equity investments. According to two sources, the authorities are drawing up rules governing stock investments by locally managed pension funds. This is seen as a bold step ...

  5. Investment-linked sales fall but prospects 'good'

    Posted Nov 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com Volatile conditions have caused sales of investment-linked insurance policies to slow in recent months but insurers still believe in the long-term growth of products linked with the performance of the market. Roy Halliday, the chief executive of Standard Life Hong Kong, said investment-linked policy sales had eased since August as investors fretted ...

  6. Late investment better than none

    Posted Oct 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... 'unfortunate' past investment decisions. 'People reaching an age where they are beginning to think about retirement, but without the financial means to support it are far from being isolated ... to consider currency variations and possible tax exposure. He advises seeking professional assistance to ensure tax exposure does not obstruct investment returns. According to Neilson, another ...

  7. Invest in the future

    Posted Mar 09th 2011, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... that in mind. After all, he has called on people not to withdraw all their money but to save some or all of it. But that is not enough. He must go further. He must announce an investment scheme ... the collective power that billions of dollars can bring. They would rather have the money collectively invested through an investment vehicle for the long term, such as building middle-class housing, so ...

  8. Retail investment funds soar but new rules cloud prospects

    Posted Jan 07th 2011, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Commission. Hong Kong Investment Funds Association chairman Desmond Ng Ka-yiu said sales amounted to US$26.87 billion in the first 11 months of last year, up 98 per cent from US$13.54 billion in 2009. After deducting fund redemptions, the net sales figures showed even stronger growth, 173 per cent to US$6.12 billion. 'Investors have regained their confidence in investing after ...

  9. Protection must extend to financial investments

    Posted Jul 28th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to a tepid and jobless economic recovery. The new law's impact- on US banks and investment houses, consumer protection, and the derivatives market- will be felt for decades to come. Despite ... it comes to financial investments. This is an anomaly considering investment services usually involve much larger sums of money, sometimes a person's life savings. But until the Lehman ...

  10. HK's fund takes risk investing with hedge funds, private equity firms

    Posted Apr 15th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Neil Gough The Hong Kong Monetary Authority is shifting part of its HK$1.56 trillion in Exchange Fund assets into riskier investments with hedge funds and private equity firms, according ... an HKMA spokesperson said yesterday. 'The HKMA does not comment on the investment operation of the Exchange Fund due to the market sensitive nature of the information.' The fund exists ...




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