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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - THE VIEW

    How Hong Kong’s stock market has evolved in the eyes of the global investor

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 10:01am by RICHARD HARRIS

    ... Richard Harris Hong Kong's exchange may have lost its independence on the world stage, but global investors could view it as a reliable, safe proxy for China stocks Two systems, one market Securities trading in Hong Kong was first recorded as long as 140 years ago, and the city's first formal stock exchange was established in 1891- 123 years ago. Yet many global ...

  2. Business - Money - THE VIEW

    Just how much will the through train change the markets?

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 02:54pm by RICHARD HARRIS

    ... stock dealing between Hong Kong and Shanghai spread worldwide, causing highly sophisticated foreign investors to buy any stock with the word "China" in it- even Hong Kong stocks ... blossomed into the Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect and both stock exchanges and local governments have undertaken some serious work to get the new train moving. The ironing out of incompatibilities ...

  3. Business - Money - WHITE COLLAR

    Stock through train will chug along the weight of regulatory restrictions

    Posted Aug 04th 2014, 04:28pm by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu Regulatory restrictions are likely to weigh down retail interest in the cross-border stock scheme Through train will leave on time but expect a slow coach Expect the stock ... to cross-trade stocks in Hong Kong and Shanghai. The figures indicate a willingness to test the waters but a reluctance to hitch a ride A Bank of China (Hong Kong) survey of retail investors shows ...

  4. Business - Banking & Finance - WHITE COLLAR

    Too many holidays may discourage investors from cross-border trading

    Posted Sep 08th 2014, 09:36am by Enoch Yiu

    ... for investors. The many public holidays in Hong Kong and on the mainland would limit the chances for them to conduct cross-border trading under the stock through train scheme, which will start next ... in Shanghai-listed A shares, while mainland investors can trade up to 10.5 billion yuan a day, or 250 billion yuan in total, of Hong Kong stocks. This provides good opportunities for foreign investors ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHITE COLLAR

    Hong Kong faces challenges in goals for Islamic finance despite debut bond

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 11:09am by Enoch Yiu

    ... finance and... prefer stocks to bonds This structure left sukuk holders subject to stamp duty, income tax and profit tax. They thus faced a higher tax burden than investors holding ordinary bonds ... and hotels. Even for those companies that are qualified to issue a sukuk, they have other fundraising options, such as a stock market listing, traditional US dollar or Hong Kong dollar bonds, ...

  6. Business - Companies - LAI SEE

    Sincere shares soar following chairman's death

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 04:45am by Howard Winn

    ... the chief executive and deputy chairman, had been named chairman and would remain as chief executive. It is not clear why the stock bounced so sharply; it seems hard to believe Walter Ma weighed on the stock to such an extent. Maybe the market is anticipating a shake-out at the firm. We see on David Webb's webb-site.com that some of its independent non-executive directors have been ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Ozone depletion not a threat to a united world

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 05:03am by SCMP Editorial

    ... them requires governments working together. The success of the ban on CFCs means that ozone should recover to its 1980 level by 2050, perhaps sooner if remaining stocks of harmful chemicals can ...

  8. Business - Companies - THE VIEW

    Brushing up for Alibaba IPO

    Posted Sep 08th 2014, 04:12am by Peter Guy

    ... Peter Guy Influential mainlanders holding Alibaba stock may be looking to diversify after the IPO, putting more pressure on the board to buoy the share price Brushing up Coming just two ... growth story, then the next issue is how to trade this stock. History shows that a board with unassailable power doesn't encourage transparency; it breeds arrogance and creates more ...

  9. Business - Money - MACROSCOPE

    Emerging markets face a ‘tightening test’

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 10:35am by NICHOLAS SPIRO

    ... to a degree, emerging market equities have fallen 2.4 per cent over the past month (and Latin American shares an even sharper 5 per cent). Stocks have recently suffered nine straight days of declines, ...

  10. Business - Economy - THE VIEW

    Investors may fall victim to animal spirits in markets

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 10:03am by RICHARD HARRIS

    ... deregulation and bull market of the 1980s showed what politicians can do for the global economy, and stock markets. It was the greatest bull surge of all time, beginning in August 1982 and ending ... rates are improving, albeit slowly. There is no excessive volatility. Stock valuations are not comparatively excessive, and there seems to be plenty of money for investment, with the European ...




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