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  1. Country Garden in US$1b bond sale

    Posted Oct 30th 2007, 12:00am by Nevin Nie

    ... Tim LeeMaster and Nevin Nie Country Garden Holdings, a Guangdong property developer whose share price has doubled since it raised HK$14.85 billion in a Hong Kong initial public offering in April, plans to raise as much as US$1 billion in a bond sale, market sources said. Seven banks- Citi, UBS, Morgan Stanley, Deutsche Bank, Bank of China International, JP Morgan and HSBC- had been ...

  2. Property - International - INVESTMENT

    Investors plan to step up purchases of homes in United States, survey shows

    Posted Sep 26th 2012, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Los Angeles Despite price rises, US investors still see good opportunities, say real estate researchers Landlords plan to step up their home purchases Almost two-thirds of US property investors plan to buy as many as or more homes in the next 12 months than they have in the past year - even as prices rise - according to a survey. Some 39 per cent of active property ...

  3. Property - International - SPECIAL REPORT: PROPERTY MATTERS

    Investors are filtering back

    Posted Nov 14th 2012, 12:00am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... Peta Tomlinson Cape Town a key focus as foreigners return to the sales market, writes Peta Tomlinson Investors are filtering back South Africa tends to get a bad rap, what with its ... and rising social tension. Not surprisingly, foreigners have shied away from South African property markets but, despite the bad news, data shows they are now filtering back, with Cape Town a key ...

  4. Business - Money - ASK MELANIE

    Making a cautious case for insurance-linked annuity plans

    Posted Nov 05th 2012, 12:00am by Melanie Nutbeam

    ... a cautious case for insurance-linked annuity plans I save regularly into an investment portfolio managed by my adviser and am happy with that. I'm 45, and this portfolio will be my only source ... where there's no fall-back pension, is significant. The annuity plans sold by insurance companies address this longevity risk (the risk of outliving your retirement savings). The insurer ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - JAKE'S VIEW

    China's big spenders on infrastructure must generate better returns

    Posted Jun 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... country with a higher ratio. The bottom line shows you the same ratio for the United Kingdom, a mere 14 per cent of GDP. I don't know if it is possible to get any lower, except, perhaps, ... and developing country. It needs to spend a great deal on infrastructure to provide the framework for greater wealth. Britain has already built its infrastructure and needs only to maintain what it has ...

  6. Home rents to drop at top end of town

    Posted Dec 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... announced plans to reduce staff worldwide. HSBC, Hong Kong's biggest bank by deposits, will cut 3,000 jobs in the city over the next three years as part of its plan to trim expenses throughout ...

  7. Ping An eyes?2b acquisition of Fortis unit

    Posted Mar 13th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Natalie Chiu and Tim LeeMaster Ping An Insurance (Group) might acquire an investment unit of Fortis for about Euro2 billion (HK$24.02 billion), sources said. Ping An is the mainland's ... at its Asia-Pacific private wealth management unit based in Hong Kong. It also formed the mainland's first private equity fund management company with Haitong Securities. The insurer ...

  8. SG unit ready for private banking in China

    Posted Jul 03rd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maria Chan SG Private Banking, a unit of French bank Societe Generale Group, plans to set up business in China as soon as the market opens up to tap the country's growing demand for wealth management services. 'We are ready to develop our onshore private banking in China as soon as further deregulation take place within the financial and wealth industry,' Daniel ...

  9. Business - Companies - HOTELS

    Planning beyond the last resort

    Posted Sep 11th 2012, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... Toh Han Shih hanshih.toh@scmp.com Resort operator Mission Hills expects to recoup its investment in three mainland projects within eight years on revenue hopes Planning beyond the last ... of opening, said Ken Chu, the resort operator's chairman and chief executive. The company's 5 billion yuan Centreville project in Shenzhen and 5 billion yuan town centre project in Haikou ...

  10. Business - Companies - SOUTH KOREA

    Lippo plans South Korean resort venture with casino giant Caesars

    Posted Jan 24th 2013, 12:00am by Sophie Yu

    ... Sophie Yu sophie.yu@scmp.com Investment group links with casino giant Caesars to take advantage of rise in tourism Lippo plans Incheon resort venture Lippo, the Hong Kong-listed investment group, plans to team up with joint venture partners including the American casino giant Caesars Entertainment to build a resort complex in South Korea. The group, which is controlled ...




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