A police officers outside the Next Digital building in Tseung Kwan O on Monday morning. Photo: Winson WongA police officers outside the Next Digital building in Tseung Kwan O on Monday morning. Photo: Winson Wong
A police officers outside the Next Digital building in Tseung Kwan O on Monday morning. Photo: Winson Wong

Shares of Jimmy Lai’s Next Digital skyrocket after arrest, amid backing from supporters, speculation about sale of listed entity

  • Shares of the company that owns Apple Daily skyrocketed by as much as 344 per cent in afternoon trade, rebounding from a record low in the morning
  • Some analysts pointed to speculation that the company could sell its listed entity as a ‘shell’ for other firms to acquire in order to achieve a back-door listing

Topic |   Hong Kong national security law (NSL)
A police officers outside the Next Digital building in Tseung Kwan O on Monday morning. Photo: Winson WongA police officers outside the Next Digital building in Tseung Kwan O on Monday morning. Photo: Winson Wong
A police officers outside the Next Digital building in Tseung Kwan O on Monday morning. Photo: Winson Wong
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