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  1. Magazines - Money - INVESTMENT: FUND MANAGEMENT

    Searching for a star fund manager

    Posted Sep 17th 2012, 12:00am by KEVIN MCQUEEN

    ... appreciation. But Smith goes on to explain the really interesting part. "If instead of running Berkshire as a company in which he co-invests with you, Buffett had set it up as a hedge fund ... Hong Kong equity funds with returns of 6.8 per cent to 7 per cent have trailed MSCI Hong Kong tracker fund returns of 9.7 per cent- but that is also part of the challenge for fund managers. ...

  2. Slaughtering a few sacred cows

    Posted Oct 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... that markets operate efficiently in the long run, may also be flawed. Meanwhile, an even longer-term study of the relative performance of bond and equity markets by the London Business School, with data trailing to 1950, shows that in 19 developed nations, including Italy, Japan and Germany, equities ended up performing better than bonds. And it should not be forgotten that the Deutsche ...

  3. Mainland markets among top decliners

    Posted Dec 31st 2011, 12:00am

    ... trailed only the 65.4 per cent decline in 2008 and the 22.3 per cent fall in 1994. It also made the mainland market one of the world's top decliners this year, following a 14.3 per cent drop last year, the third worst-performing market then. 'Investors totally lost hope given the poor market performance,' said West China Securities trader Wei Wei. 'The poor run ...

  4. Citic Heavy slashes I.P.O. target

    Posted Jun 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Daniel Ren in Shanghai ren.wei@scmp.com Citic Heavy Industries has become the latest victim of the A-share market's seemingly unending bear run, which has forced it to nearly halve ... the lower-than-expected capital boost from the Shanghai market. The Citic Heavy IPO would trail the five billion yuan share sale by China Communications Construction in February to be the mainland's ...

  5. Lai See

    Posted Jul 01st 2009, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... the effects of recovery by the end of the year. As he also said in March: 'The elephant just can't turn on a thimble.' On the run Looks can be deceptive. Last week, Oxfam invited ... the bespectacled gentleman worked in a bank, before lecturing the audience that those who train in air-conditioned gyms run the risk of not being able to cope with the real challenge as temperature, ...

  6. Pension in the air

    Posted Jun 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... with each employer, leaving a trail of inactive funds- there are 7.5 million of these so-called 'preserved' accounts. There is no consolidated statement of investors' combined MPF ... ruling out many higher-yielding bonds at a slightly lower investment grade. It also rules out investment in unrated bonds. For example, the government-run China Development Bank issued a yuan ...

  7. Regional stock markets have room to rise further, analysts say

    Posted Nov 20th 2010, 12:00am by Nick Westra

    ... Nick Westra Equity markets in Hong Kong and the region have already staged late-year rallies, but they have more room to run next year given strong domestic demand and economic ... discretionary and consumer staple sectors, despite a run-up already this year. 'Consumption is the theme that you really must focus your investment ideas on for the next decade,' he said. ...

  8. Stock market perma-bear forecasts 30 per cent rally

    Posted Sep 17th 2010, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... That means companies have three options. They can hit the acquisition trail, or they can hand money back to shareholders either by raising dividends or by buying back shares. Whichever they choose ... are to be fully unwound. In other words, although he may be expecting spectacular gains in the near term, Napier believes any run-up will be nothing more than a relatively short-lived liquidity-fuelled ...

  9. Caitong plans 2.5b yuan share sale before float

    Posted Apr 14th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... five underwriters last year managed more than 50 per cent of the new share offering deals nationwide. A bull run catapulted China to the number one ranking in terms of capital raised through ... went public last year, bringing the total number of public firms to 120, trailing only Guangdong and Shanghai. Cash-rich Zhejiang residents would also benefit if Caitong Securities was able ...

  10. Players trail but gain marks for long-term focus

    Posted Feb 12th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for their long-term investment strategy. Riding a dream run on the mainland's red-hot equity market, qualified foreign institutional investor funds reported an average gain of 123.54 per cent in net asset values, according to Lipper. That was 19 percentage points lower than the mutual funds run by domestic managers. At the end of last year, 20 QFII funds managed total assets worth US$8.18 ...




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