Pedestrians in front of a display that showed the Hang Seng Index at 25,152.97, down by almost 4 per cent on October 11, 2018 in Hong Kong. Photo: AFP Pedestrians in front of a display that showed the Hang Seng Index at 25,152.97, down by almost 4 per cent on October 11, 2018 in Hong Kong. Photo: AFP
Pedestrians in front of a display that showed the Hang Seng Index at 25,152.97, down by almost 4 per cent on October 11, 2018 in Hong Kong. Photo: AFP

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Applications to Hong Kong’s financial industry soar to record high as traders look beyond slump to Greater Bay Area opportunities

  • A record 46,063 individuals are licensed as analysts, stockbrokers, fund managers and futures traders in Hong Kong
  • Stockbroking reached saturation point long ago, with the top 100 brokers controlling 95 per cent of transactions. What applicants are looking forward to is the opportunity for growth in the Greater Bay Area

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Pedestrians in front of a display that showed the Hang Seng Index at 25,152.97, down by almost 4 per cent on October 11, 2018 in Hong Kong. Photo: AFP Pedestrians in front of a display that showed the Hang Seng Index at 25,152.97, down by almost 4 per cent on October 11, 2018 in Hong Kong. Photo: AFP
Pedestrians in front of a display that showed the Hang Seng Index at 25,152.97, down by almost 4 per cent on October 11, 2018 in Hong Kong. Photo: AFP
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