Value Partners

Value Partners is one of Asia’s largest asset management firms, with US$8.6 billion in assets under management as of June this year. In November 2007, it became the first asset management firm to list on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.

Value Partners profit slumps 96pc

Cheah Cheng-hye, chairman and founder of Value Partners. Photo: Thomas Yau

Net income fell to HK$3.3 million for the six months to June, in line with the company's profit warning in July. That was the lowest six-month profit for the firm since the depths of the global financial crisis in the second half of 2008.

Wednesday, 14 August, 2013, 1:51am

HK fund firm joins mainland venture

The first Hong Kong-mainland joint-venture asset management company has been set up, with the local fund house Value Partners taking a 49 per cent stake in the Shanghai-based asset manager KBC Goldstate Fund Management.

9 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

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23 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Small stocks, big ideas drive Value Partners boss

Cheah Cheng Hye's one-time hobby fund now manages US$5.7b

Cheah Cheng Hye had been a veteran financial journalist at such publications as the Asian Wall Street Journal and Asiaweek when he set up fund management firm Value Partners in 1993. He never thought it would become more than a diversion for him and a small circle of friends.

24 Dec 2007 - 12:00am

Value Partners to offload shares in HK$2.9b listing

Value Partners Group, a Hong Kong fund management house that managed US$6.4 billion at the end of July, plans to raise as much as HK$2.91 billion for two existing shareholders in an initial public offering this month.

Value Partners is offering 381.6 million existing shares in a price range of HK$6.78 to HK$7.63 per share, according to a sales document sent to fund managers.

8 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Value Partners upbeat on mainland prospects

From a start-up fund of S$5.6 million in 1993 to US$5.7 billion in assets under management as of June this year, the name Value Partners is still a miracle in the city's financial world.

5 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Corrections & clarifications

Fund management firm Value Partners has clarified that it does not hold stock in Far East Pharmaceutical Technology and has not conducted any trade in the stock in recent weeks. A report yesterday on Page A1 incorrectly said that Value Partners sold shares in the firm on Thursday.

19 Jun 2004 - 12:00am

SFC raps dealer for year-end buy trade

Securities dealer and investment adviser Value Partners and dealing director Cheah Cheng Hye were reprimanded by the Securities and Futures Commission for 'window-dressing' activities.

An SFC investigation found Value Partners in 1998 placed a number of buy orders on five stocks near the market close on December 28, 29 and 31.

As a result the stocks closed higher.

6 Oct 2000 - 12:00am

Investor seeks out the engines for mainland's through train

CHEAH Cheng Hye literally has a rags to riches story to tell; the rags were The Star newspapers he folded in his first job as an inky-faced 17-year-old in Malaysia, the riches have come from transforming himself from a financial journalist into a respected authority on the stockmarket.

15 Aug 1999 - 12:00am

US firm takes stake in Value

Hong Kong-based fund management firm Value Partners has sold a 29 per cent stake to US-based private investment group J.H. Whitney & Co. Value Partners, controlled and managed by Cheah Cheng-hye and Yeh V-nee, said J.H. Whitney would support plans for launching a mainland fund. It would also help set up a Singapore office specialising in Southeast Asian markets.

7 Jul 1998 - 12:00am

Outlook in China 'good' for investors

Now is a good time to invest in the mainland because its economy, cooled by the government's sustained austerity programme, is in a 'completely different cycle' from other, bombed-out Asian economies, according to Cheah Cheng Hye, managing director of Value Partners.

18 Mar 1998 - 12:00am

Small players battle for life

The managing director of a Hong Kong 'boutique' fund manager believes half the specialist managers in Hong Kong are threatened with closure or merger.

Value Partners managing director Cheah Cheng-hye said the companies' high concentration of assets in the region's markets had jeopardised their future.

6 Feb 1998 - 12:00am

Team to advise on MPF named

A TOP-LEVEL team including the great and the good of Hong Kong's pension and fund management industry has been appointed to advise the Government on the setting up of the proposed Mandatory Provident Fund (MPF).

The appointment of a 22-member panel follows the Legislative Council decision this month to allow the scheme to go ahead and grant $21 million to fund an MPF office.

28 Feb 1996 - 12:00am

Buyers told think big for best returns

MOST investors looking to maximise their gains from the Hong Kong stock market this year should avoid small counters, investment experts claim.

The big story in the stock market this year has been the inflow of foreign money and this is likely to continue to benefit the larger companies.

28 Jan 1996 - 12:00am

Fountain's package

DIRECTORS of Fountain Set (Holdings) say they are closer to agreeing to a privatisation package for the firm.

Since the proposal was announced on May 9, a consortium led by chairman Ha Chung-fong with fund manager Value Partners has been negotiating funding, the firm's announcement said.

The agreement is expected to be ready by September 21.

24 Aug 1995 - 12:00am