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  1. Business - Banking & Finance - BONDS

    Yield demand deters dim sum debt issuers

    Posted May 09th 2013, 12:00am by KANIS LI AND RAY CHAN

    ... Kanis Li and Ray Chan Financial firms shun offshore yuan market because of the higher premiums they will have to pay for the notes, especially for longer tenors Yield demand deters dim sum debt issuers Bond issuers are finding raising offshore yuan less attractive because of the higher yields they are having to offer buyers these days. The cost of funding the so-called dim sum ...

  2. Boost for yuan's globalisation

    Posted Apr 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to make the yuan a global currency for trade settlement, the first offshore settlement centre was set up in Hong Kong, he said, and another centre would be set up in London. Dai also said most ... in December, allows mainland firms' Hong Kong subsidiaries to invest off-shore yuan funds in the mainland. The securities regulator announced the quota increases hours after Dai Xianglong, ...

  3. Mainland to relax offshore fund rules

    Posted Sep 07th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the number of investors eligible to buy Hong Kong stocks under the individual investment scheme, the authorities may also triple the minimum amount an individual can invest offshore to 300,000 yuan ... domestic institutional investor (QDII) funds to 100,000 yuan from 300,000 yuan. Citing an unidentified official, the newspaper said the move was aimed at giving domestic investors wider access ...

  4. Fund for mainlanders to invest in HK ready soon

    Posted Aug 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... in mainland securities. 'Only eight per cent of Sino-foreign trade is settled in yuan at present, while the rest is [US] dollar-denominated,' Chan said. He also said that Beijing had been examining the yuan's role in international trade following the global financial crisis and the steady weakening of the US dollar. 'The yuan-based QFII scheme enhances foreign ...

  5. Investors move into fixed income funds

    Posted Sep 19th 2010, 12:00am by Kate Watson

    ... as an offshore centre for renminbi trading by investing in the latest yuan bond funds issued in the city by Hopewell Highway Infrastructure, Haitong Asset Management and Bank of China. Fixed income ...

  6. Let's get physical

    Posted Apr 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... does it all mean? A shares Yuan-denominated shares that trade in the mainland, on either the Shanghai or Shenzhen exchanges. Offshore investors are not allowed to directly own A shares unless ... in Hong Kong. Hongkongers have a long-standing relationship with A shares, or yuan-denominated stocks reserved for mainland investors that trade on the Shanghai and Shenzhen exchanges. ...

  7. Take a ride on the redback

    Posted Mar 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... market made it attractive to launch the fund this year. The offshore yuan bond market has improved in terms of investor interest and more high quality issuers,' says Cecilia Chan, chief investment officer of fixed income, Asia-Pacific, for HSBC. Offshore by this terminology means offshore to the mainland, such as yuan bonds sold in Hong Kong- otherwise known as dim sum bonds. ...

  8. Business - Money - CURRENCY

    Yuan investments

    Posted Oct 29th 2012, 12:00am by Jasper Moiseiwitsch

    ... not lend to them in the currency, and offshore banks were blocked from investing in the mainland. So banks paid poor interest on yuan deposits. Much has changed over the past two years. ... are also getting more comfortable settling orders with mainland firms in yuan, typically through a Hong Kong institution. This has opened up another profitable use of yuan by local banks- trade ...

  9. Letting foreign investors in is a gradual process

    Posted Apr 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... The RQFII was announced in December to allow overseas institutional investors to invest offshore yuan funds in mainland stocks and bonds. It has granted 20 billion yuan (HK$24.5 billion) to 21 Hong ... loosening investment restrictions. It also said selected RQFIIs would be allowed to launch yuan-denominated A-share equity-traded funds. 18.3b yuan The amount approved in investment quotas under ...

  10. Foreign industry players face a new wave of competition from yuan-denominated funds in mainland

    Posted Oct 08th 2007, 12:00am by Kenneth Howe

    ... companies, avoiding strategic investments and, like Victoria Capital, creating their own domestic yuan funds. 'For a long time in China, the foreign funds really had the trump card because they had the cash,' said Kathleen Ng, managing director of the Centre for Asia Private Equity Research. 'But the equation is starting to change. With approval of yuan-denominated funds, ...




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