Manulife Financial

CIMB considers sale of stake in Aviva Insurance venture

The headquarter of Aviva in London. Photo: Bloomberg

CIMB Group, Malaysia’s second-largest bank, is considering selling its 51 per cent stake in an insurance joint venture with Aviva, said four people with knowledge of the matter.

Wednesday, 28 November, 2012, 3:33pm

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Josephine Chan, managing director - SCMP Magazines, SCMP Group

28 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

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Helen Ho, AVP - agency technology and strategic projects, Manulife (International)

2 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

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Melina Leong, VP of PR and community affairs, Sands China

3 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

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Cecilia Chin General manager, Hong Kong Banque Degroof Luxembourg

Chin will oversee the activities for the bank in Asia and has more than 20 years of experience in the financial industry, mainly with State Street Global Advisors and State Street Bank. Previously, she headed sales and investor relations at SAIL Advisors, a fund of hedge funds group.

17 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Helping to keep joint pain at bay

For rheumatism and arthritis sufferers, the best Christmas present may be nothing more than help to keep joint pain and stiff bones at bay.

16 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Company's strength eases fears in crisis

How is the current global financial crisis affecting business?

12 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

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Peter French, regional VP - Emea, Raffles Hotels & Resorts

8 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Real-life cases in gruelling grilling

It takes a certain talent for role play plus broad professional expertise to be a final-round judge at the SCMP/IFPHK Financial Planner Awards 2011. That's because the contest's objective is not simply to assess each finalist's knowledge of investment and insurance products, or their ability to come up with a structured written proposal.

8 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Manulife has big plans for Hong Kong

Insurance provider Manulife Hong Kong said yesterday that it planned to promote yuan products, recruit thousands more agents in Hong Kong and lift its share of the mandatory provident fund (MPF) market.

24 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Manulife's agents of change

As a financial services company, Manulife's interface with the general public is through their financial advisers, or so-called agents. However, much planning, development, training and other activities take place in the background under the leadership of capable managers, before customers choose an investment and tick a box on our Mandatory Provident Fund sheet.

5 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

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Joseph Jacobelli Global co-head of cleantech HSBC Global Research

Jacobelli will be responsible for developing research products in cleantech. He was the group director of Carbon Ventures at CLP Holdings in Hong Kong and has also held senior research positions at other leading global financial institutions.

16 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Companies show their caring side

It's usually referred to as corporate social responsibility - or CSR - but the reality runs far deeper than any mere buzz term. All over Hong Kong, Canadian companies are contributing to the community, with financial directors writing cheques and staff donating their free time, doing their bit to make the city a better place.

1 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Privacy watchdog probes Manulife

Hong Kong's privacy watchdog is looking into allegations insurance giant Manulife is asking customers to agree to revised online terms that appear to breach guidelines issued in the wake of the Octopus card details-for-sale scandal.

12 May 2011 - 12:00am

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Steve Farrer Vice-president, financial services (Asia-Pacific) Nimbus Partners

Based in Hong Kong, Farrer has more than 20 years of experience in Asia, principally advising on solutions to financial institutions to manage regulatory and compliance risk.

Emma Sherrard Matthew Chief executive Quintessentially

9 May 2011 - 12:00am