Founded in 1995, SOHO China is China’s largest prime office real-estate developer, focusing on the central business districts of Beijing and Shanghai. It was founded by Pan Shiyi, a former oil ministry employee, and his wife Zhang Xin, formerly of Goldman Sachs. It listed in Hong Kong in 2007 (Hong Kong stock code: 410).
Soho China's transition from developer to landlord is weighing on its earnings, with the company yesterday reporting a 60 per cent drop in core profit to 1.78 billion yuan (HK$2.24 billion) for last year.Friday, 6 March, 2015, 10:51pm
Mainland commercial property developer Soho China has agreed to sell just under half of its uncompleted office-retail project in Shanghai to Ctrip Shanghai for HK$3.85 billion, nearly double what it paid for the project site in 2010.30 Sep 2014 - 2:24am
Commercial property developers Soho China and Franshion Properties (China) posted robust half-year results yesterday, but their major office markets in Beijing and Shanghai are expected to soften as the mainland's economic growth slows further.21 Aug 2013 - 3:51am
Directors of Hong Kong companies increased their purchases of their firms' shares last week, according to filings lodged with the stock exchange. Selling by such insiders fell.24 Jun 2013 - 4:59am
The deal makes the two million square-foot building – a 50-story tower overlooking New York’s Central Park and featuring Apple’s flagship Fifth Avenue store – the most expensive US office building.29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am
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Buying and selling of their own company shares by directors were down for the holiday-shortened week of April 29 to May 3.
Buyers outweighed sellers, with 23 companies reporting 75 purchases worth HK$45.7 million, compared with 11 companies reporting 47 disposals worth HK$34.4 million.6 May 2013 - 3:34am
Soho China won a commercial site in Shanghai for 3.19 billion yuan (HK$4.01 billion) yesterday. The deal puts the accommodation value of the site, in the Gubei area of Hongqiao district, at 31,000 yuan per square metre, more than double the previous record in the district.26 Apr 2013 - 4:13am
Fosun International has won a court order on the mainland forcing the developer Soho China to return to the vendors the 50 per cent stake it bought in a project in Shanghai.25 Apr 2013 - 6:15am
Shares of mainland commercial property developer Soho China jumped nearly 7 per cent yesterday after it reported a 172 per cent rise in net profit, thanks to a big increase in floor area sold during the period.7 Mar 2013 - 6:12am
Shares in mainland developer Soho China have fallen by 11 per cent after media reports that most of the 41 properties bought for one billion yuan (HK$1.23 billion) by former Shanxi banking official Gong Aiai were sold to her by Soho.
Before the reports on Wednesday, Soho shares traded as high as HK$7.05 on Monday.9 Feb 2013 - 5:06am
Zhang Xin, chief executive of Soho China (0410.HK), the largest commercial developer in Beijing, said on her blog she loathed corr8 Feb 2013 - 12:03pm 3 comments
Pan Shiyi, chairman and co-founder of the property company Soho China, is one of the mainland's liveliest businessmen and an obsessive weibo user. Yesterday he regaled a humdrum Asian Financial Forum with his views on the best way to combat corruption on the mainland.15 Jan 2013 - 4:16am
Property tycoon and star blogger Pan Shiyi is under fire from investors, who complain he has been posting price-sensitive information about other companies on his weibo account and are calling on the authorities to open an investigation.3 Jan 2013 - 4:36am
China’s commentators need to be more careful about what they say – especially when discussing listed companies.
This is a lesson real estate tycoon Pan Shiyi has learned.2 Jan 2013 - 2:55pm