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Alibaba in talks with London bourse after Hong Kong snub

Alibaba, China's No 1 e-commerce firm, is considering a London listing as part of its potential US$15 billion share-sale plan.

Tuesday, 22 October, 2013, 5:34pm

Alibaba's plans for US$15b listing in Hong Kong in doubt

Alibaba chairman Jack Ma’s manoeuvring to keep management control of the company he founded has  derailed plans for a possible US$15 billion listing of the firm’s shares in Hong Kong this year.

16 Aug 2013 - 9:02am

Control issue clouds Alibaba's Hong Kong IPO

Prospects for a Hong Kong listing this year for Chinese internet giant Alibaba have dimmed dramatically in the wake of disclosures by investment bankers that the mainland's No1 e-commerce firm is wrestling with how to keep management control after shares are sold to the public.

16 Aug 2013 - 7:31am

First signs of normality emerge after storm Sandy

Two airports and Wall Street reopened yesterday, bringing the first signs of normality back to storm-battered New York, as US President Barack Obama headed on a politically charged inspection of spectacular damage in neighbouring New Jersey.

1 Nov 2012 - 7:21am

Who picks the best leaders? China or the West?

It was no great surprise when the motion "China Picks Better Leaders than the West" was resoundingly defeated at the Intelligence Squared debate on Monday night. Initially, 14 per cent of the audience supported the motion, 45 per cent were against and 45 per cent were undecided.

31 Oct 2012 - 2:30am

Sandy revolt leads to New York Stock Exchange closure

At 6.30pm on Sunday night, with Hurricane Sandy bearing down on the US east coast, New York Stock Exchange operator NYSE Euronext had more immediate problems - a revolt from the trading firms that are its lifeblood.

31 Oct 2012 - 3:45am

New York Stock Exchange suspends physical trade Monday

The New York Stock Exchange will only trade electronically on Monday due to the imminent arrival of Hurricane Sandy, its operator said.

NYSE Euronext has decided to “suspend physical trading floor operations and invoke its contingency plans to trade all NYSE-listed securities on NYSE Arca, the company’s fully electronic exchange,” a statement said.

29 Oct 2012 - 7:22am

New York bourse bounces back

For the first time in two years, the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) is the leader among global exchanges in terms of the amount raised in initial public offerings (IPO).

Analysts say the main reason is confidence in the United States economy and a willingness by the corporate sector to take risks.

12 Apr 2011 - 12:00am

NYSE set to list on Shanghai exchange

The New York Stock Exchange may become the first foreign company to sell shares on the mainland A-share market, Caijing said, citing unnamed officials at the China Securities Regulatory Commission.

15 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

NYSE eases rules to lure mainland listing applicants

Exchange plays catch-up with Nasdaq

The New York Stock Exchange, the largest equity exchange in the world, has been lowering its listing requirements to attract companies in Greater China away from its rival the Nasdaq stock exchange, bankers said.

11 Jun 2007 - 12:00am