The anxious wait is over, and the results of Institutional Investor’s All-Asia Research Team, the magazine’s annual ranking of the region’s best sell-side analysts, reveal that Bank of America Merrill Lynch has retained its crown for the third consecutive year.Wednesday, 15 May, 2013, 4:43am
China Merchants Securities has become the first mainland brokerage to open outlets for institutional investors as part of its plan to expand into investment banking businesses.
The three outlets in Beijing, Shanghai, and Shenzhen target pension and mutual fund managers, as well as insurers, trust companies, qualified foreign institutional investors and other major corporates.8 Jun 2007 - 12:00am
The mainland's securities watchdog and foreign exchange authority are studying a plan to allow domestic brokerages to invest overseas through the qualified domestic institutional investor (QDII) programme.30 Mar 2007 - 12:00am
Strong gains in stock market prompt institutional investors to cash out
Institutional investors are taking advantage of the recent strong gains in the Hong Kong stock market to cash in shares worth as much as HK$1.86 billion through two individual share placements.4 Jan 2007 - 12:00am
Chaoda Modern Agriculture, the mainland's largest vegetable grower, said it would avoid investments in areas unrelated to its core business after its controversial purchase of a stake in a small Hong Kong-listed firm triggered a sharp fall in its share price.3 Aug 2006 - 12:00am
Less need for institutional backing evident, fund chief says
Retail investors are likely to get a larger slice of the Link real estate investment trust (reit) when the government makes its second attempt to list it on the stock exchange, according to Patrick Sumner of Henderson Global Investors.27 Sep 2005 - 12:00am
The retail tranche of AAC Acoustic Technologies' initial public offering has been fully covered despite modest investor response to recent new offerings, sources said.
But compared with the retail side, the mobile handset speaker maker's flotation appeared more enticing to institutional investors, with the institutional tranche at least two to three times covered, sources said.3 Aug 2005 - 12:00am
Global investors have become more confident about holding risky assets during the past month, according to a new Investor Confidence Index launched by State Street Corp in the United States on Tuesday.23 Oct 2003 - 12:00am