Hong Kong stocks rise, bolstered by telecom and property firms

Oct 10 (Reuters) - Hong Kong shares shrugged off modest losses on Wall Street to end higher on Tuesday, aided by strong gains in telecoms and property firms. The Hang Seng index rose 0.6 percent, to 28,490.83 points, while the China Enterprises Index ... ( read original story ...)

Private lender launches foreign buyer mortgage

and real estate finance platform – has just launched one of Australia’s first 25-year foreign buyer mortgages for the settlement of apartment purchases. The product was launched with support from Hong Kong-listed Far East Consortium (FEC). FEC ... ( read original story ...)

ANZ pushes the boat out as loan crunch looms

Analysts are forecasting that mortgage system growth will slow from current levels ... Both the Bank of England and the Hong Kong Monetary Authority have introduced caps on loan-to-income ratios for residential property buyers in order to discourage ... ( read original story ...)