Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (HKEx) Chairperson Laura Cha Shih May-lung (left); Hong Kong Financial Secretary Paul Chan Mo-po (right) striking the ceremonial gong on the first trading day of the Lunar New Year on the city’s stock exchange on 8 February 2019. Photo: Felix Wong Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (HKEx) Chairperson Laura Cha Shih May-lung (left); Hong Kong Financial Secretary Paul Chan Mo-po (right) striking the ceremonial gong on the first trading day of the Lunar New Year on the city’s stock exchange on 8 February 2019. Photo: Felix Wong
Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (HKEx) Chairperson Laura Cha Shih May-lung (left); Hong Kong Financial Secretary Paul Chan Mo-po (right) striking the ceremonial gong on the first trading day of the Lunar New Year on the city’s stock exchange on 8 February 2019. Photo: Felix Wong

US Senate’s bill to fence off Wall Street from Chinese companies may turn into a helping hand to Hong Kong stock exchange

  • The US Senate passed a bill to fence off Wall Street from Chinese companies, requiring non-US IPO applicants to prove they are not owned by the Chinese government
  • The bill follows proposed changes by the Nasdaq to raise the bar on IPO applicants

Topic |   IPO
Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (HKEx) Chairperson Laura Cha Shih May-lung (left); Hong Kong Financial Secretary Paul Chan Mo-po (right) striking the ceremonial gong on the first trading day of the Lunar New Year on the city’s stock exchange on 8 February 2019. Photo: Felix Wong Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (HKEx) Chairperson Laura Cha Shih May-lung (left); Hong Kong Financial Secretary Paul Chan Mo-po (right) striking the ceremonial gong on the first trading day of the Lunar New Year on the city’s stock exchange on 8 February 2019. Photo: Felix Wong
Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (HKEx) Chairperson Laura Cha Shih May-lung (left); Hong Kong Financial Secretary Paul Chan Mo-po (right) striking the ceremonial gong on the first trading day of the Lunar New Year on the city’s stock exchange on 8 February 2019. Photo: Felix Wong
READ FULL ARTICLE