The securities watchdog filed charges against a former investment banker of BNP Paribas Peregrine Capital and four others for using insider information to trade shares of Egana Jewellery & Pearls - marking the first prosecution for insider trading.Friday, 29 February, 2008, 12:00am
Top investment banks are advising investors to reduce holdings in mainland stocks, saying Beijing's efforts to slow runaway growth will hit property companies and banks.
Clive McDonnell, the head of equity strategy at BNP Paribas, said more stringent measures to slow the economy would affect corporate profit growth, even at some of the nation's biggest capitalised firms.4 Jan 2008 - 12:00am
Hong Kong's asset deflation story may be old, old news but it is certainly not going away.
Yesterday, figures were released marking the 50th consecutive month of consumer price deflation.22 Jan 2003 - 12:00am
BNP Paribas Peregrine Securities has said it remains underweight on the Hong Kong market despite better than expected interim results posted by many companies.
The positive earnings surprise was attributable to conservative market expectations rather than an improvement in the business environment, the brokerage said in a report.23 Aug 2002 - 12:00am
Huaneng Power International builds and operates large coal-fired power plants throughout China, where it is the largest independent power producer.
According to a recent BNP Paribas Peregrine stock report, the counter offered investors a golden opportunity.10 Mar 2002 - 12:00am
ICBC (Asia), the Hong Kong-listed arm of the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, should report strong growth in corporate banking over the next two years, according to BNP Paribas Peregrine.
'The company is driven by its unique position in Greater China and parental support,' BNP said in a recent stock report.3 Mar 2002 - 12:00am
The value of developers' agricultural land reserves close to the mainland border could be undermined by increasing numbers of low-income groups opting to buy homes in Shenzhen, according to a brokerage.13 Nov 2000 - 12:00am