A trader reacts as he works on the trading floor of the stock exchange in Hong Kong on February 3, 2016. Hong Kong stocks plunged in the morning session on February 3 as another sell-off in oil hammered energy firms, while insurance companies were also hit by a report China would clamp down on the purchase of overseas cover. AFP PHOTO / ANTHONY WALLACE
Shirley Yam
Opinion

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Money Matters by Shirley Yam

Hang Fat Ginseng -- A tale of greed in Hong Kong’s stock market

A trader reacts as he works on the trading floor of the stock exchange in Hong Kong on February 3, 2016. Hong Kong stocks plunged in the morning session on February 3 as another sell-off in oil hammered energy firms, while insurance companies were also hit by a report China would clamp down on the purchase of overseas cover. AFP PHOTO / ANTHONY WALLACE
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