The decision is expected to introduce more than 50 new competitors to the mutual fund sector as the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) strives to drive up the key indicators.Wednesday, 20 February, 2013, 2:20am
The mainland securities regulator has ordered underwriters and auditors to conduct in-depth checks on nearly 900 listing applicants, at a time when it has suspended new share sales to bolster investor confidence.10 Jan 2013 - 4:21am
Despite perceptions that China's new leadership under Xi Jinping will be conservative, some analysts believe Xi's administration-in-waiting seriously intends to undertake economic reforms.
Laura Cha Shih May-leung, a Hong Kong deputy to the National People's Congress, is one of those believers.27 Nov 2012 - 4:08am
CSRC loosens capital rules for brokerages20 Nov 2012 - 3:51am
The mainland may issue at least 38.4 billion yuan (HK$47.6 billion) worth of high-speed train tenders within the next two months, ending a more than a year-long hiatus following a fatal crash.
The government will probably seek bids for between 300 and 400 train sets, according to Citigroup analyst Paul Gong, who met people at the nation's two major train makers.9 Nov 2012 - 3:59am
Zhengzhou Coal Mining Machinery is seeking regulatory approval to sell shares in Hong Kong at a more than 10 per cent discount to its Shanghai-traded stock, two people with knowledge of the matter said.28 Sep 2012 - 3:53am
Beijing's efforts to talk up the mainland's domestic stock market are sounding increasingly desperate.
This week the China Securities Regulatory Commission said it would relax restrictions on margin trading, allowing investors greater leeway to leverage up and buy stocks with borrowed money.1 Sep 2012 - 8:09am
China's securities regulators are poised to let foreign institutional investors increase the number of brokerages they can do business with on the mainland, the latest in a string of efforts aimed at shoring up domestic stock markets.31 Aug 2012 - 3:18am
Beijing is set to increase the investment cap for foreign investors setting up joint-venture brokerages on the mainland, the securities regulator announced yesterday as the stock market hit a 42-month low.5 Oct 2012 - 7:02pm
The mainland securities regulator is giving priority to 75 companies based in western provinces for market listing, in a move to boost the underdeveloped hinterland.15 Aug 2012 - 1:33am
The China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) is facing a reshuffle, as three senior regulators have either left or will leave soon.
The personnel changes have fuelled speculation that chairman Guo Shuqing will step up the CSRC's market reforms.17 May 2012 - 12:00am
The China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) has proposed allowing brokerages to raise loans from commercial banks - a move aimed at helping them expand their services to tap the rising affluence of mainlanders.14 May 2012 - 12:00am
The mainland's securities regulator is inspecting listed firms to identify those that have not allocated a reasonable amount of cash for dividend payouts.11 May 2012 - 12:00am
Shares of mainland brokerages rallied yesterday as Beijing moved to lower trading fees in a bid to revive the moribund stock market.
Analysts say that could lead to the injection of more investment funds.3 May 2012 - 12:00am
The mainland securities regulator will relinquish its authority to conduct preliminary reviews of refinancing applications from firms traded on the second-board market - a move aimed at streamlining controversial share placement procedures.9 Jan 2012 - 12:00am