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  1. Business - Money - STOCKS

    US companies poised to spend US$914b on buy-backs and dividends

    Posted Oct 09th 2014, 05:43am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in New York Cost of repurchasing shares and rewarding stock owners expected to hit US$914 billion, fuelling one of the strongest market rallies in 50 years Wall St spends big onbuy-backs, dividends Companies in the Standard & Poor's 500 Index really love their shareholders. Maybe too much. They are poised to spend US$914 billion on share buy-backs and dividends ...

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    Synertone shares jump after stake deal with US fund

    Posted Oct 13th 2014, 11:28am by Sophie Yu

    ... Sophie Yu sophie.yu@scmp.com Shares in Synertone Communication Corp jumped 20 per cent at the start of trading in Hong Kong on Monday after the satellite operator announced a unit of Franklin Templeton Investments was buying into the company. The company ...

  3. Business - Money - STOCKS

    HK stocks hit by sell-off after US market tumbles

    Posted Oct 10th 2014, 12:00pm by CHIM SAU-WAI

    ... Chim Sau-wai sauwai.chim@scmp.com Hong Kong stocks tumbled on Friday morning following a heavy sell-off in the US market on concerns over the global economy. The Hang Seng Index dropped ... points, or 1.97 per cent, to 16,659. Concerns have mounted that slowing growth in Europe – with German industrial growth contracting – may hurt the US economy. An end to the US Federal Reserve’s ...

  4. Business - Money - STOCKS

    Private equity firm pledges HK$12.6b WH Group shares

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 05:47am by Ray Chan

    ... Ray Chan ray.utchan@scmp.com Private equity firm in HK$12.6b share pledge Beijing-based private equity firm CDH Investments, the largest shareholder of Sino-US pork producer WH Group, ... for US$4.7 billion last year. WH raised US$17.6 billion through a Hong Kong flotation in August. Apart from WH, CDH has also invested in drug maker Luye Pharma Group and Beijing Digital Telecom, ...

  5. Business - Money - STOCKS

    China regulator tight-lipped on launch of stock connect scheme

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 05:47am by Daniel Ren

    ... Daniel Ren in Shanghai ren.wei@scmp.com Despite the lack of concrete news, HK and mainland regulators sign memorandum indicating final preparations for the pilot scheme are on Vital step, but through train still has no date The much-awaited press conferen ...

  6. Business - Money - STOCKS

    Tianhe Chemicals plunges as much as 47pc after share trading resumes

    Posted Oct 09th 2014, 09:22am by Toh Han Shih, DON WEINLAND

    ... by as much as 47 per cent on its first day of trading in more than a month. Trading in the stock was suspended on September 2, shortly after US-based Anonymous Analytics issued a report alleging ... fund manager, who declined to be named, said he was amazed that Tianhe had not named a single end user of its anti-mar product. In contrast, US-based Dupont knew its anti-mar chemical was used ...

  7. Business - Money - STOCKS

    Chinese A-share sell off by major shareholders bodes ill for recovery

    Posted Oct 14th 2014, 04:48am by Daniel Ren

    ... admitted that the overall business environment has been getting worse on the mainland. "It's difficult to sustain earnings, let alone chase earnings growth," he said. "Sales ...

  8. Business - Money - STOCKS

    Occupy Central protests keep pummelling HK stocks after holiday break

    Posted Oct 03rd 2014, 10:48am by RAY CHAN AND JEANNY YU

    ... longer than expected. The index was also tracking the performances of the US markets, which fell for three consecutive days ahead of the monthly US jobs data due out later on Friday. In addition, ... at 7.7627 against the US dollar, after losing 72 basis points earlier this week. ...

  9. Business - Money - STOCKS

    Through-train stock scheme likely to see slow start amid Occupy unrest

    Posted Oct 06th 2014, 04:10am by Enoch Yiu

    ... on the mainland. Rex Auyeung Pak-kuen, Asia president of US financial firm Principal Financial, said Occupy Central has had a major impact on the Hong Kong financial markets. "The reaction ...

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    Complexity and cost could derail stock “through train”

    Posted Oct 10th 2014, 10:59am by WILLIAM BARKSHIRE

    ... William Barkshire Bourse must reduce scale and scope of tariffs to ensure success of cross-border trading Complexity and cost could derail through train The Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect is undoubtedly a major development in terms of the opening up of ...




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