Finance

Industry news - finance

The Hong Kong dollar, the biggest loser among a dozen Asian currencies against the euro last year, weakened to 7.8499 per U.S. dollar on Wednesday, the...
April 12, 2018

Measures announced include allowing foreign investors to take controlling stakes in brokerage firms. Scale of Hong Kong-China stock connect schemes also...
April 11, 2018

“There is no single individual who is more synonymous with emerging markets investing than Mark Mobius,” Franklin Templeton Investments chairman and CEO...
March 26, 2018

Adopting blockchain technology can lead to savings of between US$15 billion and US$30 billion per annum by global financial markets, according to Bain...
January 30, 2018

Limits on foreign ownership of joint ventures in China’s financial services sector will be relaxed over the next five years, China’s deputy finance minister...
November 13, 2017

Hong Kong is poised to expand as a global hub of private wealth management, thanks to robust GDP growth, increased levels of personal savings and an upsurge...
November 08, 2017

Issue would be country’s biggest-ever U.S.-dollar bond sale and its first since 2004
September 13, 2017

Bank and infrastructure strategy overlap but are not the same entity, lender’s vice-president says
September 11, 2017

The application of technology in financial services has risen dramatically in a matter of a few years. Can Hong Kong become a leading “fintech” hub? Henri...
July 31, 2017