October 21, 2021

Four reasons that Apple shares have been falling

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By Natalie Sherman From BBC Apple was once the, well, apple of Wall Street’s eye. The first US company to achieve a trillion dollar market value, the tech giant boasted trend-setting products, a cash pile larger than the economy of some countries and consumers so loyal they would camp out overnight. But in recent weeks, […]

China to speed up US$199 billion of domestic spending to protect growth during US trade war

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By Frank Tang From South China Post Cutting debt remains an overriding priority but some fine-tuning allows Beijing to address a deceleration of investment in infrastructure China has decided to encourage government spending at home as a way to handle the ongoing trade dispute with the United States, reflecting Beijing’s deep concerns about its effect […]

Hong Kong could teach China tech some manners

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By Alec Macfarlane, Reuters From Nasdaq HONG KONG, June 14 (Reuters Breakingviews) – Hong Kong could teach Chinese technology companies some manners. Web portal Sina is planning a secondary listing in the city, taking advantage of new rules introduced in April welcoming tech outfits from the People’s Republic traded overseas. In New York, the $7 […]

Hong Kong identified as a cross-border fund hub by asset managers

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From Asia Asset Management Global asset managers have ranked Hong Kong as a leading cross-border fund hub on the basis of its thriving Mutual Recognition of Funds (MRF) programme – according to a survey by New York-based financial services provider Brown Brothers Harriman (BBH). The survey, which was conducted in October, included interviews with 52 […]

Despite weak returns, Hedge Fund inflows hit $70B In 2014

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From Value Walk Hedge funds finished the month of July in the red with the Eurekahedge Hedge Fund Index down 0.10% (2.82% year-to-date), outperforming the MSCI2 World Index which declined 0.83% from rising geo-political tensions between Russia and the west, and concerns over Portugal’s banking sector weighed in on investor sentiment. Hedge Fund Inflows: Highlights […]