Hong Kong stockbrokers are getting hot under the collar about the practice of short selling.Wednesday, 12 October, 2011, 12:00am
Warrant sales could pick up in the second half of this year as retail investors anticipate more volatility in stock prices of mainland companies, according to banks.
Warrants, like options, are derivative securities that give the holder the right to buy the underlying shares from the issuer at a specific price within a certain period.6 Jul 2011 - 12:00am
The stock exchange is seeking to review Goldman Sachs's suitability for issuing warrants in the future and is considering disciplinary action on the Wall Street bank for a mathematical error that caused the suspension of HK$600 million worth of Nikkei-linked warrants it issued.24 May 2011 - 12:00am
Goldman Sachs will meet with investors about a payout agreement covering four Nikkei Index-linked warrants after the Wall Street bank's proposal to buy back the products was rejected by investors last month.11 May 2011 - 12:00am
Goldman Sachs offered to repurchase four listed Nikkei-linked warrants estimated to be worth HK$600 million after a three-week halt. The bank said until May 16 it would pay holders 110 per cent of the total net purchase price or 110 per cent of the buy-back value, whichever is higher.22 Apr 2011 - 12:00am
The bourse plans to finish preparation work for a new yuan product by September, Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing chief executive Charles Li Xiaojia said.21 Apr 2011 - 12:00am
Comtec Solar Systems Group, a major Chinese maker of monocrystalline solar wafers, says TPG Capital will invest up to HK$1.17 billion in the firm.
TPG will subscribe for HK$780 million of unsecured convertible bonds due 2016. The bonds are convertible into new ordinary Comtec shares at an initial conversion price of HK$3.90.20 Apr 2011 - 12:00am
Hong Kong has become the world capital for the listing of initial public offerings on the back of the mainland's continued strong economic growth. After the lessons of the financial crisis, investors have good reason to hold investment bankers accountable for sound diligence.5 Feb 2011 - 12:00am
Coolpoint Energy, the Growth Enterprise Market vehicle of former gymnastics star Li Ning and his brother Li Chun for industrial park and property development, saw its shares plunge 19.3 per cent after it raised HK$1.42 billion by selling shares and warrants at sharp discounts.28 Oct 2010 - 12:00am
Hong Kong investors will be able to opt for 'paperless' shares by 2013, two decades after the idea of the electronic scrip was first proposed.
The Securities and Futures Commission and Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing yesterday jointly announced new laws to allow companies to issue electronic versions of share certificates to investors.22 Sep 2010 - 12:00am