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  1. Business - Banking & Finance - TRADING

    Hong Kong Mercantile Exchange fails amid dearth of gold futures trading

    Posted May 20th 2013, 12:00am by Eric Ng, Enoch Yiu

    ... Eric Ng and Enoch Yiu Market players say Hong Kong Mercantile Exchange unable to compete with more established rivals, with trading in its gold futures very thin HKMEx closure brings ... and international exchanges, market participants say. The HKMEx, launched in 2011 after two years of delay, struggled to achieve the trading volumes that would justify its operating expenses, it said ...

  2. Business - China Business - INVESTIGATION

    Billionaire 'out to resolve' alleged insider trading

    Posted Aug 24th 2012, 12:00am by George Chen

    ... George Chen george.chen@scmp.com Mainland tycoon Zhang Zhirong is said to have hired a lawyer to talk to US regulators Billionaire 'out to resolve' alleged insider trading Billionaire 'out to resolve' insider claim Billionaire Zhang Zhirong, who is at the centre of an insider-trading investigation involving China's biggest overseas acquisition attempt, ...

  3. Dynam out of luck in trading debut

    Posted Aug 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Sophie Yu sophie.yu@scmp.com Dynam Japan, the first Japanese company to go public in Hong Kong, had a poor run on its debut yesterday even as the overall market jumped over 330 points. Dynam shares fell 10.4 per cent to close at HK$12.54 on the first day of trading, while the benchmark Hang Seng Index was up by 1.7 per cent. Looking to raise up to HK$1.5 billion, ...

  4. Beijing to boost market with trading fee cut

    Posted Aug 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Daniel Ren in Shanghai ren.wei@scmp.com In its latest effort to underpin the weak domestic stock market, Beijing said it would slash trading costs to attract potential investors. ... Commission (CSRC) said on its website that a 20 per cent reduction in brokerage trading fees would take effect from September 1. The move to lower costs 'reflects the regulator's ...

  5. Mainland tycoon faces insider trading inquiry in US

    Posted Jul 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... mainland-born entrepreneur who founded Hong Kong-listed shipbuilder China Rongsheng Heavy Industries is the subject of an insider-trading complaint filed by the US Securities and Exchange Commission. The SEC obtained an emergency US court order on Friday to freeze the assets of several share traders, including Zhang, for alleged illegal trading in connection with a US$15.1 billion takeover ...

  6. Gold exchange to launch trading in silver futures

    Posted Jun 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com The Chinese Gold & Silver Exchange Society is launching silver trading in three different currencies, predicting continued gains in precious metal prices ... trading,' Haywood Cheung Tak-hay, president of the gold bourse, told the South China Morning Post. 'Given that there's no sign of any resolution to the euro-zone crisis, gold and silver ...

  7. Inside dealer 'based trades on own research'

    Posted Apr 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com Former Morgan Stanley managing director and convicted insider trader Du Jun yesterday argued in the appeal court that he had only traded shares based on his ... in the District Court and the toughest ever imposed for insider trading in Hong Kong. Griffiths said insider dealing was a criminal conviction and required a high standard of proof, which the case against ...

  8. Blink, and you'll miss it: The blinding speed of trade

    Posted Mar 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Tom Yam The blink of an eye lasts 300 to 400 milliseconds. And the last time you blinked, billions of dollars were made or lost through high-frequency trading- the lightning-speed, mathematics-driven, computer-based buying and selling of huge blocks of securities. It's the way the bulk of trading is done nowadays in the United States. It's going to take over stock exchanges ...

  9. China's insurers see chance in trade shunned by West

    Posted Apr 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... in the Iranian oil trade because major coverage is underwritten by Western reinsurers, experts said. Michael Frodl, of C-Level Maritime Risks, said China had 'shifted a good amount of its oil buying ...

  10. HKMA sets up pilot platform for bond trade

    Posted Mar 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Peter Pang Sing-tong said the link-up between the clearing houses of the HKMA, Bank Negara and Euroclear would make it easier for investors to trade and settle Asian debt securities, ... and provided banks and investors with 'an efficient and cost-effective access to the bond markets in Malaysia and Hong Kong'. At present, investors wanting to trade dim sum and sukuk bonds ...




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