Buying by directors surged after falling for four straight weeks, while selling plunged during the holiday-shortened week of May 13 to 16, based on filings with the Hong Kong stock exchange.Monday, 20 May, 2013, 4:18am
HK$8.9m in bonus shares for HKEx chief
Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing has awarded chief executive Charles Li Xiaojia shares worth HK$8.92 million as a long-term incentive. The HKEx board also approved HK$103.48 million for the purchase of shares to be awarded to other selected employees. Enoch Yiu
Greece to spend €10b on bond buy-back4 Dec 2012 - 3:10am
Sixteen Hong Kong banks have agreed on a joint proposal that could see investors in Lehman Brothers minibonds recover most of their original investments.28 Mar 2011 - 12:00am
Risk in its various forms - whether in business, banking or investing - is a fact of life. However, following the widespread impact of the global economic financial crisis and controversy over the selling of Lehman Brothers minibonds in Hong Kong, risk management has become a major focus for the banking industry.19 Mar 2011 - 12:00am
Standard Chartered's decision to buy back Lehman Brothers-linked derivative products may have pleased affected investors, but critics have urged the government to keep a tighter rein on the city's banks to prevent any repeat of the incident.3 Mar 2011 - 12:00am
Standard Chartered will pay HK$1.48 billion to buy back the HK$2.19 billion worth of outstanding Lehman Brothers derivative products it sold.
The move marks a big step forward in resolving disputes over the sales of the soured investment products.2 Mar 2011 - 12:00am
A farm or garden appears to be taking shape on a controversial site at Tai Long Sai Wan beach, Sai Kung, despite a government zoning order meant to halt development.
A possible loophole, allowing 'agricultural use', has in effect allowed the landlord, Simon Lo Lin-shing, to farm or grow plants on the private site.1 Feb 2011 - 12:00am
The developer of the so-called 'rubbish dump' flats in Mid-Levels is offering a better buy-back price for owners.
But four buyers who accepted an earlier compensation package have been excluded from it.26 Jan 2011 - 12:00am
The share price of Fubon Bank (Hong Kong) rose to its highest level in more than two years yesterday after its parent offered to buy back shares at a premium to privatise the bank.21 Jan 2011 - 12:00am
The developer that delivered 'rubbish dump flats' at a Mid-Levels project is offering to buy back the 26 problem apartments in a deal totalling HK$300 million.
Winfoong International announ- ced the move last night after proposing two other compensation options of cash and renovation a day earlier.20 Jan 2011 - 12:00am
To many people in Tin Shui Wai, the 'City of Sadness', jobs can be few and far between. The town of more than 270,000 residents has a 9 per cent unemployment rate, the highest in Hong Kong. Locals face long commutes to jobs elsewhere - if they can find them at all.
Now it turns out their troubles owe much to a secret deal that was intended to keep them down.14 Dec 2010 - 12:00am
1977 Special Committee on Land Production recommends government study feasibility of developing Tin Shui Wai.
1979 Mightycity, a consortium owned mainly by China Resources and Cheung Kong, acquires fish ponds and farmlands in Tin Shui Wai6 Dec 2010 - 12:00am
NetEase.com plans to boost its online games portfolio next year to raise its domestic market share, after posting a higher-than-anticipated 49 per cent jump in net profit in the quarter to September.19 Nov 2010 - 12:00am
A private equity fund co-founded by Wen Yunsong, the son of Premier Wen Jiabao, has distanced the princeling from a windfall it gained in a proposed Hong Kong listing of a mainland pharmaceutical maker.19 Oct 2010 - 12:00am
Abedrock principle of this government has been its affirmation of a free market. That applies to the ownership and operation of public utilities, including transport. But the recent spat over the proposed sharp increases in cross-harbour tunnel tolls has called the soundness of this principle into question.16 Oct 2010 - 12:00am