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  1. Business - Money - COLLECTIBLES

    Christmas gifts: ideas that keep appreciating

    Posted Nov 26th 2012, 12:00am by Stephen Vines

    ... for that smash hit; I'm expecting Spielberg on the line at any moment." US dollars What we are talking about is folding notes denominated in US dollars. Put aside everything you have heard ... it is always wise to pack some US dollars, a bunch of notes that can be used or exchanged practically anywhere you are likely to go. Moreover, there is nothing like the feel of a wad of notes in your ...

  2. Business - Money - SECURITIES BONDS

    Are bonds overvalued?

    Posted Nov 26th 2012, 12:00am by JOHN WOODS

    ... eight dollars of demand. Asian US dollar-denominated bonds have returned an attractive 12 per cent year to date and there's nothing wrong with that. The only disappointment investors ... is becoming blind to warning signs. And the most obvious question is whether Asian US dollar-denominated bonds are rich or still offer value. Are we in the lowly foothills of a bond bubble or are we ...

  3. Business - Money - INVESTMENT

    Bubble trouble for fixed-income assets?

    Posted Dec 31st 2012, 12:00am by DILIP PARAMESWARAN

    ... bonds issued in US dollars produced stellar returns for investors. While Asian US dollar bonds produced a total return of 14 per cent, the high-yield sector within it outperformed ... rates still hover around multi-generational lows. This reflects the depth of the global financial crisis. The low rates also reflect the extraordinary actions taken by the US Federal Reserve, ...

  4. Business - Banking & Finance - BONDS

    Yield demand deters dim sum debt issuers

    Posted May 09th 2013, 12:00am by KANIS LI AND RAY CHAN

    ... bonds has risen as the swap rates between the yuan and the US dollar are at record lows, tempering the pace of investment-grade corporate bond issues by foreign issuers, industry experts said ... streamlining of policy arrangements so that all cross-border transactions currently settled in US dollars could have the option of being settled in yuan. "This in turn could be followed ...

  5. Diversify to survive the dollar slide, say experts

    Posted May 14th 2006, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... Chris Davis Hong Kong investors have been advised not to rush into investments away from a US dollar base but to take a measured approach. Currency and investment experts say the level of impact a declining US dollar could have on Hong Kong investors depends on how individuals diversify their investment portfolios, appetite for risk, and retirement and domicile intentions. Cecilia ...

  6. HKMC chief plays down worries over retail bond issue

    Posted Jul 19th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... credit rating and added that retail bonds and fixed deposits appealed to different sets of investors. 'The minimum entry for our Hong Kong dollar and US dollar tranches are only $50,000 ... are part of the HKMC's $20 billion retail bond issuance programme. They also include the first-ever US dollar instruments issued by the HKMC since the programme began in 2001. The bonds, which ...

  7. Fund managers more bullish on US bonds

    Posted Sep 06th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... dollar bonds than they were earlier in the year. HSBC surveyed its 10 fund house partners- which together manage US$4.55 trillion, or 20 per cent of global fund assets- to find out how ... neutral, except for the China market,' said Bruno Lee, HSBC's head of wealth management in Hong Kong. 'There is a flight to quality into US dollar bonds. Typically, if there's ...

  8. Private banking boosted as the rich get richer

    Posted Jul 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Lana Lam lana.lam@scmp.com Hong Kong is home to more US-dollar millionaires than ever, and the demand for private bankers to help them get richer is rising in tandem. George McFerran, head ... higher now. This was a 33 per cent jump from the previous year when there were just 76,000 US-dollar millionaires in the city. On the mainland, there were an estimated 535,000 US-dollar ...

  9. HK firms offer yuan-based insurance policies

    Posted Sep 27th 2010, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... and Hong Kong dollar-denominated policies, said David Fried, the global insurance head of HSBC Holdings. Most of the 8.7 million life insurance policies in Hong Kong are denominated in either US ... earlier this year. These policies are in demand with policyholders who are betting on the yuan to continue to appreciate. It has gained 20 per cent against the US dollar since 2004, and many ...

  10. Hong Kong's allure as beauty spot for bulls remains intact

    Posted Nov 20th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... with a plunging US dollar and spill-over effects into a range of asset classes. Again more hot money flows are targeting a yuan revaluation while gold and commodity-backed currencies are soaring in value. ... The alternative money manager sees more upside for equities and continued weakness in the US dollar. Less time was spent explaining exactly why- although reflation and Disneyland again featured- as more ...




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