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Bank of Switzerland

Singapore targets UBS over Libor

UBS is under investigation in Singapore along with other banks for possible manipulation of Libor and other benchmark rates, the Swiss bank said yesterday.

Wednesday, 31 October, 2012, 3:11am

Stock relisting

Talk that the Jardines Group may relist in Hong Kong prompted three covered-call warrants yesterday and denials from the group that it planned to return.

7 Jun 1997 - 12:00am

Marriage rejected

Union Bank of Switzerland, citing possible political opposition, has rejected a proposal by rival CS Holding to form the world's second-largest bank. The spurned suitor said it was abandoning its pursuit.

14 Apr 1996 - 12:00am

Union Bank of Switzerland (Hong Kong)

Union Bank of Switzerland (Hong Kong) has issued 350 million American-style warrants on Guangdong Investments at a price of 17.2 cents per warrant.

Holders of 10 warrants will be able to exercise them for one share in Guangdong Investments at a strike price of $3.90 per share. This represents a 23.5 per cent discount to Guangdong's closing share price yesterday of $5.10.

23 Mar 1996 - 12:00am

HK losing out by winning surveys

THE number of times Hong Kong is coming near, or at the very top, of surveys in major cities on the cost of living or doing business is becoming ominous.

There is little in these exercises to surprise the natives, used as we are to being gouged by landlords, ripped off by restaurateurs, battered by bar owners and mugged by smart stores.

19 Sep 1994 - 12:00am