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  1. Business - China Business - EARNINGS

    Shimao Property seals mortgage loan deal with banks

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 06:34am by Sandy Li, Langi Chiang

    ... Sandy Li and Langi Chiang Shimao seals mortgage loan deal with banks Shimao Property says it has signed strategic agreements with the mainland's four biggest banks to provide up to 30 billion yuan (HK$37.5 billion) in mortgage loans to its customers in a bid to meet a 20 per cent increase in sales this year. The developer said yesterday underlying profit, excluding revaluation ...

  2. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    CapitaLand posts 46pc fall in fourth quarter profit

    Posted Feb 20th 2014, 01:16am by BLOOM

    ... prices slid for the first time in almost two years, trimming annual gains to the small- est since 2008 as mortgage curbs cooled prices. Housing values gained 1.1 per cent in 2013, the smallest annual increase since prices slid 4.7 per cent in 2008. Demand and prices for Sing- apore homes is expected to further moderate this year because of the impact of the mortgage curbs and concerns ...

  3. Property - Hong Kong & China - EARNINGS

    China Overseas cautious on sales goal

    Posted Mar 14th 2014, 01:07am by Langi Chiang

    ... yesterday said: "It'll be quite normal if 20 per cent of property firms die this year. "Domestic banks are scaling back mortgage lending. But there is evidence all resources ...

  4. Business - Banking & Finance - EARNINGS

    Loan growth boosts Hang Seng Bank's earnings

    Posted Feb 25th 2014, 01:24am by Enoch Yiu

    ... in 2012 diluted its holdings in the mainland lender. This aside, Hang Seng's net profit rose 19 per cent to HK$17.16 billion, spurred by growing residential mortgage and commercial lending, ... in residential mortgage loans and other trade-related lending. It also enjoyed a wider net interest margin- the gap between the interest rate it charges borrowers and the rate it pays depositors- to 1.89 ...

  5. Property - Hong Kong & China - EARNINGS

    Sino Land sees HK$4b in property sales in Hong Kong and China since July

    Posted Oct 24th 2013, 03:47am by Peggy Sito

    ... It also imposed mortgage restrictions and taxes on quick resales. In February, a further round of cooling measures was introduced, including the doubling of stamp duty levied on residential and non-residential property transactions valued at more than HK$2 million, and further tightening of mortgage lending. Property transactions have slowed, prompting Sun Hung Kai Properties to recently offer ...

  6. Business - Banking & Finance - EARNINGS

    HK comes out tops in HSBC report

    Posted Nov 05th 2013, 02:42am by Enoch Yiu

    ... which Gulliver said was due to improved mortgage spreads and higher average mortgage balances. That offset declines in retail banking and wealth management revenues in other parts of the world ...

  7. Business - Banking & Finance - EARNINGS

    Cleaner HSBC balance sheet leaves doubts

    Posted Nov 05th 2013, 02:42am by KANIS LI

    ... to accelerate the run-down of our US consumer mortgage and lending portfolio," he said. ...

  8. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    Kerry Properties aims for sales of HK$11 billion despite curbs

    Posted Mar 15th 2013, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... maintained its sales target of HK$11 billion for this year, despite banks raising mortgage rates and the government releasing a series of measures to cool the property market. Executive director Steven Ho Shut-kan yesterday said the higher mortgage rates, cooling measures and new restrictions on property sales would definitely affect developers' sales strategy. "But we ...

  9. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    China Resources Land sales fall in wake of tighter curbs

    Posted Mar 16th 2013, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... increased down payments and interest rates for second mortgages in cities with excessive price gains, enforcing a property sales tax, and tightening home-purchase limits. Individual sellers are also ...

  10. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    Hong Kong secondary home sales plunge to Sars-era levels

    Posted Mar 16th 2013, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... transactions to decline to fewer than 3,000 this month, after banks raised mortgage lending rates by 0.25 percentage point this week. Midland proposed a final dividend of 10 HK cents per share, lifting ...




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