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  1. Temasek's trades in big banks like 'hedge fund'

    Posted Sep 07th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Lulu Chen lulu.chen@scmp.com Singaporean sovereign wealth fund Temasek Holdings' investment reversals in two of the largest mainland banks in the past two months have drawn criticism that it was acting like a hedge fund rather than a long-term investor. In early July, Temasek sold 1.5 billion shares of China Construction Bank (CCB), the mainland's second-largest lender by market ...

  2. Temasek sale jolts top China lenders

    Posted May 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Singaporean sovereign wealth fund Temasek sold down its stake in the two banks. Analysts said more divestment could continue, as Temasek still owns 3.38 per cent of Bank of China's H-shares ... from both banks. While some analysts said Temasek was engaging in 'purely speculative profit-taking', others said it was more than a short-term tactic. 'This looks like a vote ...

  3. Bank of China falls after Temasek disposal

    Posted Nov 28th 2007, 12:00am by Kandy Wong

    ... Kandy Wong Bank of China, the country's third-largest lender, closed 5.19 per cent lower yesterday at HK$4.02 after its fourth-largest shareholder, Temasek Holdings, said it would sell part of its stake for as much as HK$4.46 billion. The stock fell 6.1 per cent to HK$3.98 in the morning session and then bounced back slightly in the afternoon. At one point during ...

  4. Temasek stake may prohibit StanChart from issuing notes

    Posted Dec 25th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Natalie Chiu Singapore government investment vehicle lifts holdings to 18pc Temasek Holdings raised its stake in Standard Chartered from 17 per cent to 18 per cent, edging closer to the level that would disqualify the London-based lender as a banknote issuer in Hong Kong. Temasek, which manages about US$80 billion in sovereign funds for the Singapore government, raised its ...

  5. After BOC sale, Temasek offloads 280m CCB shares

    Posted Nov 29th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maria Chan and Wong Ka-chun Temasek Holdings, the investment arm of the Singapore government, yesterday began offloading HK$1.985 billion worth of China Construction Bank Corp shares, its second sale of mainland banking stocks in three days. Temasek-owned Fullerton Asia Financial Holdings yesterday hired Morgan Stanley to arrange the sale of 280 million CCB shares at HK$7.09 each, ...

  6. Temasek eyes HK$4.4b from BOC share disposal

    Posted Nov 27th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Natalie Chiu Temasek Holdings, the investment flagship of the Singapore government, is seeking to sell as much as HK$4.4 billion worth of shares in Bank of China amid concerns about the mainland lender's exposure to the subprime home-loan crisis. Temasek's unit Asia Financial Holdings has hired Morgan Stanley to arrange the sale of 1.082 billion BOC shares at between ...

  7. Temasek increases holding in StanChart

    Posted Aug 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maria Chan Temasek Holdings, the Singapore government's investment arm, raised its stake in Standard Chartered last week to 15.29 per cent from 14.06 per cent, the bank said ... Kong. 'We have increased our stake in what we have always considered to be a good investment, the reason we went in the first place,' Bloomberg quoted Temasek spokeswoman Myrna Thomas ...

  8. Standard Chartered up on Temasek buy

    Posted Aug 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maria Chan Shares of Standard Chartered rose 2.37 per cent after Temasek Holdings, the investment arm of the Singapore government, increased its stake in the bank to 14.06 per cent from 13.3 per cent. The British lender said it received notification on Tuesday that Temasek increased its stake by 10.728 million shares to 197.19 million shares on July 27. It did not disclose ...

  9. Temasek on hunt for bank assets in China

    Posted Jun 07th 2006, 12:00am by Jamil Anderlini

    ... president of North Asia and Greater China at Asia Financial Holdings, the financial investment subsidiary of Temasek Holdings. Temasek was embarrassed by the central government late last year when ... chairman Liu Mingkang and was part of the lobbying efforts by Temasek to try to ease the mainland government's concerns that the company does not provide the skills and knowledge transfer ...

  10. BOC may sell 25pc of its shares to foreigners

    Posted Aug 09th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... heels over introducing foreign investors to improve corporate governance and operations. Singapore government-backed Temasek Holdings was in talks to buy 9.9 per cent of existing BOC shares from ... Temasek's interest in BOC has already been reported, the size of the stake it is apparently seeking surprised analysts yesterday. It will put Temasek on an equal footing with Royal Bank of Scotland ...




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