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  1. Proposed sovereign bond to define yield curve

    Posted Sep 24th 2003, 12:00am by Christine Chan

    ... The issue would set a benchmark for mainland firms raising funds overseas Although most governments issue debt to cover yawning deficits, raising cash is a low priority in the proposed mainland sovereign bond offer targeting global investors. Market watchers say the central government has little need to tap international debt markets, given its hefty foreign exchange reserves ...

  2. Sovereign bond unlikely to start China flood

    Posted Oct 31st 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Low interest rates in the mainland will always draw companies seeking funding, but rising stock markets, risk-hungry investors and narrowing credit spreads have persuaded many that issuing debt overseas is one way to go, writes Bei Hu China's international sovereign debt issue last week- the first in more than two years- is unlikely to unleash a flood of international ...

  3. Sovereign bond may trigger debt issues

    Posted Oct 24th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Anette Jonsson The launch of China's first sovereign bond in more than two years late on Wednesday could act as a trigger for more mainland companies to also issue debt ... funding to Chinese companies, and this is the most important reason why only two mainland firms have so far tried their luck in the foreign currency debt market. The government bonds sold late ...

  4. Wealth management shifting to the East

    Posted Oct 19th 2003, 12:00am by Michael Taylor

    ... (in general) and Asian investors (in particular) will be motivated to consider placing their funds through Asian centres of wealth management.' Dr Koh believes that high-asset Asian ... wealth will be generated domestically and within the region, thus providing the impetus for future development of the wealth management industry in Asia,' Dr Koh says. According ...

  5. Wealth products propel Hang Seng Bank

    Posted Aug 05th 2003, 12:00am by Raymond Ma

    ... Healthy sales of wealth management products helped Hang Seng Bank post a stronger than expected first-half net profit. The 62.1 per cent HSBC-owned lender yesterday reported a $5 billion ... income, mostly from investment fund sales. Income from retail investment funds shot up by 45.1 per cent to $685 million in the first half from $472 million in the same period last year, despite ...

  6. Seeing through to bottom line

    Posted Dec 14th 2003, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... Chris Davis Instead of transparency, a Hong Kong-based fund chief calls it 'going naked' with the clients- charging no fees unless you make a profit, then it's 25pc of the gross As allegations of fraud, market-timing misconduct and back-room dealing continue to tarnish the image of managed funds in the United States, one Hong Kong-based financier welcomes US ...

  7. SG launches guaranteed fund linked to credit

    Posted Aug 24th 2003, 12:00am by Chris Oliver

    ... Societe Generale is launching what it says is the highest yielding guaranteed fund offered in Hong Kong, with a minimum return of 6 per cent over 4.75 years and additional upside potential of up to 12 per cent. The SGAM Credit-Linked Guaranteed Fund bases the potential upside on a system of conditional coupons to be priced at the fund's inception date on September 19. ...

  8. China steps closer to sovereign bond debut

    Posted Sep 26th 2003, 12:00am by Christine Chan

    ... China is moving closer to making its debut in the global bond market in two years, with a regulatory submission being filed for the US dollar tranche of its sovereign bond issue. The forthcoming sovereign bond offer also comprises a euro dollar tranche. Sources said a 'shelf filing' was made recently to the Securities and Exchange Commission in the United States to issue ...

  9. Guaranteed funds get grip on the market

    Posted Sep 18th 2003, 12:00am by Chris Chapel

    ... to a combination of volatile stock markets, low bank deposit rates and one of the mutual fund industry's most popular products - the guaranteed fund. A recent survey by the Hong Kong Investment Funds Association (HKIFA) found that 63 per cent of people who have invested in guaranteed funds had never bought mutual funds before. Of those who had invested, 59 per cent said they had put in less than ...

  10. Prevent depletion of ancestral wealth

    Posted Oct 19th 2003, 12:00am by David Evans

    ... on the back of opportunity, circumstance and business acumen, but without proper management a family's carefully accumulated wealth could be wiped out in a single blow, industry experts warn. ... to their patriarch's values and beliefs, consolidates and builds on that wealth. The third generation, still better educated and exposed to a much different world than their forebears, has less interest ...




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