Shanghai's hard-currency B shares dropped for the fourth consecutive day yesterday, posting its biggest one-day loss in 10 months, amid rising fears about the tiny market's fate.Tuesday, 31 July, 2012, 12:00am
Plans to list on the stock exchange by the manager of iconic Buddhist shrine Putuo Mountain are likely to inflame a row over commercialising important religious sites.5 Jul 2012 - 12:00am
Hong Kong's stock exchange operator is teaming up with both major mainland bourses to develop new indices in its push to diversify its business and be more competitive.
Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (HKEx) signed an agreement with the Shanghai and Shenzhen exchanges yesterday to set up a joint venture in Hong Kong within three months.29 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
The race to secure listings is taking on a challenging edge for Hong Kong's stock exchange as its regional peers sharpen their focus on the mainland initial public offering (IPO) machine.15 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
Guo Shuqing, China's securities regulator, has broadened the scope of the mainland's over-the-counter (OTC) market to include trade in the securities of small manufacturing companies.
After two years of preparation, the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) is set to launch the OTC market - also known as the 'third board' - in the second half of this year.28 May 2012 - 12:00am
China is planning tougher stock market regulations that will make it easier to delist companies and cool speculation in initial public offerings.
Both the Shanghai and Shenzhen stock exchanges said that they planned to widen the criteria for delisting companies to protect investors from companies that are not open about their financial position.30 Apr 2012 - 12:00am
In the latest move to bolster investor confidence, the mainland's chief securities regulator said Beijing would delist underperforming companies and weed out irregularities.25 Apr 2012 - 12:00am
Alarm bells are ringing on China's Nasdaq-style share market as members of the much-hyped board prepare to unveil first-quarter losses.
Stung by the outcry from investors, regulators have responded to the profit warnings by introducing measures to de-list underachievers.23 Apr 2012 - 12:00am
Beijing has for the first time released the names of 515 companies seeking approval for initial public offerings, in an effort to make the system more transparent.3 Feb 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