16-1-2009

 

China Hedge Weekly

 


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CIC plans to buy back China banks stakes
Thursday, 15 January 2009
UBS kicked off the trend of Western banks selling their China bank stakes to build up their balance sheets with its Bank of China stake sale on New Year's Eve...

China may allow fund houses to invest in futures
Thursday, 15 January 2009
The China Securities Regulatory Commission is soliciting comment on draft rules allowing more institutional investors, particularly fund management companies, to invest in Chinese futures markets...


Fire your boss! over 50 sponsor representatives leave their position
Thursday, 15 January 2009
According to statistics from the China Securities Regulatory Commission, from August last year to December, 52 sponsor representatives from 47 sponsor bodies left their positions...


The abandoned settlement agreement
Wednesday, 14 January 2009
At the end of August, Ms Xue's (pseudonym) net asset value was negative, XXX Bank proposed a settlement agreement to resolve their standoff...
Please refer the related news at the issue of 9 January 2009 titled "How I lost 175 million Hong Kong dollars)

CSRC approved Chen Jinxia as the controller of Sinolink Securities
Wednesday, 14 January 2009
According to a statement of Chengdu, Sichuan-based Sinolink Securities Co Ltd, the China Securities Regulatory Commission had approved Chen Jinxia, wife of Wei Dong and the new Chairman of Yongjin Group, as the controller of the investment bank...

Chinese Mutual Fund manager turnover rate slows in bear market
Wednesday, 14 January 2009
In 2008, the number of new funds approved exceeded a hundred, setting a ten-year historical milestone...


People moves in the foreign reserve authority
Tuesday, 13 January 2009
Recently the People's Bank of China and State Administration of Foreign Exchange announced several new appointments...


QDII funds born in the wrong era, but cannot "refuse to eat for fear of choking"
Tuesday, 13 January 2009
QDII funds, unfortunately, are fated to be remembered as the thorn in investors' hearts in 2008...

Bosera wins tender for Mount Pingding Coal Enterprise corporate annuity fund
Tuesday, 13 January 2009
Bosera Funds had successfully been awarded the corporate annuity fund management contract for Mount Pingding Coal Enterprise (Group) (MPCE)...

Shanghai's overseas financial recruitment drive attracts 4432 job-seekers
Tuesday, 13 January 2009
"London, Chicago, New York attracted 2176 interviewees, from a pool of 4432 job-seekers, 840 of whom have received a statement-of-intent to hire."...
(Please refer the related news at the issue of 2 January 2009 titled "Shanghai's globe-trotting recruitment talks have executives wait an hour for 3 minutes' interviews")

Yunnan Trust held China Dragon 2009 Investment Strategy Workshop for local managers
Monday, 12 January 2009
Yunnan Trust, a local hedge fund issuer platform recently held the China Dragon 2009 Investment Strategy Workshop in Radisson Hotel Pudong Century Park, a hotel under a local hedge fund group...


Golden Investment - a Blackhorse in China hedge fund industry in 2008
Monday,
12 January 2009
Last year star hedge fund manager Zhao Danyang left the China's capital market, liquidating his own China funds...

New product launched: Two Chinese hedge funds unveiled
Monday,
12 January 2009
(Please refer the related news at the issue of 9 January 2009 titled "New local hedge fund launched at Shanxi Int'l Trust")



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Wednesday, 14 January 2009 

China to relax credit rules for banks
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Manulife announces senior appointments in Hong Kong
Wednesday, 14 January 2009 

China may have passed Germany with GDP revision
Wednesday, 14 January 2009 

ICBC underwrites RMB 164.6 bln bonds in 2008
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China’s 1st bank for high-tech enterprises set up in Chengdu
Wednesday, 14 January 2009

Citic raises $400M for mainland fund
Wednesday, 14 January 2009 

HSBC’s Halbis eyes EM bond fund
Wednesday, 14 January 2009 

Hong Kong investor sentiment stabilizes
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Recession to erode profits of Chinese banks
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Citi restructures private banking in China
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China to fund $6.6 billion overseas media expansion
Tuesday, 13 January 2009

China joins inter-American development bank group
Tuesday, 13 January 2009

RBS close to selling China bank stake
Tuesday, 13 January 2009 

Share sales allay Chinese, foreign banks
Tuesday, 13 January 2009  

Citi gets approval for 3rd lending company
Tuesday, 13 January 2009

UBS says time not right for new tools
Tuesday, 13 January 2009  

Citic raises $400 million for latest China fund
Tuesday, 13 January 2009 

Ag bank of China closer to listing
Tuesday, 13 January 2009 

Blackstone's GSO hedge fund shuts Asia desk
Tuesday, 13 January 2009

Hedging losses, now warning of earnings drop
Monday, 12 January 2009

Fund placement agent adds executive in Shanghai
Monday, 12 January 2009  

Lafarge-Shui on secures 80% of Shuangma Cement
Monday, 12 January 2009 

Chinese bank blocks get 2009 off to a good start
Monday, 12 January 2009

Disney confirms Shanghai theme park plan
Monday, 12 January 2009

Capitalism Freezes in Worldwide Winter of Discontent
Monday, 12 January 2009

China to Tolerate More Bad Loans, Relax Credit Rules
Monday, 12 January 2009

China’s Zhou Says Currency Reserves Are Still Growing
Monday, 12 January 2009

China Risks Missing 8% Growth Target, Officials Say
Monday, 12 January 2009

Major shipping, aviation funds to boost reforms
Monday, 12 January 2009  

Shanghai to Open New Areas to Overseas Investor, Improve Services
Monday, 12 January 2009

Taiwan parliament OKs gaming on offshore islands
Monday, 12 January 2009

Taiwan may ease rules to facilitate property investments from China
Sunday, 11 January 2009

Transformation of ABC saves the best for last
Saturday, 10 January 2009

Hang Seng to deliver a debit card next Friday
Saturday, 10 January 2009

ABC launches as joint-stock company
Friday, 9 January 2009

Soybean rise, heading for 5th weekly gain on demand from China
Friday, 9 January 2009 

China said to let foreign banks trade corporate bonds
Friday, 9 January 2009




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