People watch an electronic board displaying the Hang Seng Index at Central in this photo from October 28, 1997. Companies boosted their share buy-backs when the market tanked in 1997. Photo: SCMP
Robert Halili
Opinion

Opinion

The Insider by Robert Halili

As buy-backs head for a historical high in July, will we see a repeat of the 1997 crash?

Mainland property firms top repurchases this month

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People watch an electronic board displaying the Hang Seng Index at Central in this photo from October 28, 1997. Companies boosted their share buy-backs when the market tanked in 1997. Photo: SCMP
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