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  1. Public scales to be installed at all Link markets before October

    Posted Aug 28th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Loretta Fong Public spring-balance scales will be available in all the 100 markets operated by The Link Management by the end of next month in an effort to stop unscrupulous stallholders from cheating customers. Half the markets it runs have already insta ...

  2. More questions than answers on this bull run

    Posted May 31st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The performance of mainland stock markets in the next few weeks will be interesting to watch for anyone fearing a bubble is about to burst. The central government's move, announced at midnight on Tuesday, to raise stamp duty on securities trading may ...

  3. Sohu unit ready to play the IPO game

    Posted Aug 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Sophie Yu sophie.yu@scmp.com Undaunted by the current poor appetite among investors for Chinese information technology companies, mainland web game developer 7Road.com flagged a plan this week to list American depository receipts (ADRs) in the United States. 7Road.com is a subsidiary of the mainland's online game developer and operator Changyou.com, which in turn ...

  4. Kingdom rises 30pc on debut amid IPO frenzy

    Posted Dec 13th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Lee Yuk-kei Shares of textile maker Kingdom Holdings surged 30 per cent in its debut yesterday as investors bet all initial public offerings, regardless of the company's quality, will make a short-term windfall for them. Shares of Kingdom, which has raised HK$263 million by selling 150 million shares at the top end of the price range at HK$1.75 each, soared as much as 56.57 ...

  5. Exchanges unite to take on dark pools

    Posted Apr 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Arculli said. In the United States and Europe the volume of trading done in dark pools and on other private electronic trading platforms had begun to erode turnovers of traditional exchanges, ...

  6. Phoenix unit targets US$205.6m

    Posted Apr 29th 2011, 12:00am

    ... and US$14 in its spin-off listing in the United States. In a filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission, the Beijing-based company says it expects to raise as much as US$205.6 million ... owned by wireless network giant China Mobile and Xin Kong Chuan Mei Group, a unit of News Corp's Star TV Group. Phoenix TV, which controls 62.44 per cent of Phoenix New Media, will retain ...

  7. Business - Money - STOCK MARKETS

    Markets fall as Chinese production weakens

    Posted May 24th 2013, 12:00am by Victoria Ruan

    ... Ben Bernanke, chairman of the US Federal Reserve, indicated on Wednesday that the United States might begin winding back stimulus measures by reducing the pace of bond purchases in the autumn. ...

  8. Business - Money - STOCKS

    For once it may not be wise to sell in May

    Posted May 20th 2013, 12:00am by Jeanny Yu

    ... to the valuation gap with the United States and Asean markets at present." The Hang Seng ended on Friday at 23,082.68 points, a year-to-date gain of 2.44 per cent and on a 12-month forward earnings ...

  9. Business - Money - MARKETS

    Asian stocks near 5-year high on back of US rally

    Posted May 01st 2013, 12:00am by Jeanny Yu

    ... Asian stocks closed near a five-year high yesterday, tracking a strong performance in the United States market and buoyed by better-than-expected home sales in the world's largest economy, amid indications that global central bankers will continue implementing easing measures. The MSCI Asia Pacific Index rose nearly 1 per cent to 141.74 points in Tokyo, the highest level ...

  10. Business - Banking & Finance - STOCKS

    Time to buy, StanChart tells local bargain-hunters

    Posted Apr 12th 2013, 12:00am by Jeanny Yu

    ... points by the end of the year, said Will Leung Chun-fai, head of investment strategy at the bank's wealth management unit. The Hang Seng Index was the worst performing developed-world stock ...




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