Eight former Hong Kong bankers now making their mark in fintech

But fintech also faces serious challenges in Hong Kong. A February report from EY ranked it last among seven main fintech hubs around the world. And as we noted in September, family and economic pressures mean too many banking professionals fear moving ... ( read original story ...)

Banker Convicted of Hong Kong Murders — WSJ

Former Bank of America trader is sentenced to life for killing two women By Julie Steinberg in Hong Kong and Jenny Strasburg in London A former Bank of America Corp. banker charged with the brutal killing of two Indonesian women was found guilty of murder ... ( read original story ...)

Thousands protest China’s intervention in Hong Kong

Thousands have taken to the streets of Hong Kong to protest against an anti-independence legal intervention by China’s government. Hundreds of lawyers and law students, all dressed in black, marched silently through Hong Kong on Tuesday in protest at the ... ( read original story ...)

Coked up Brit banker guilty of murdering 2 women in Hong Kong

In this Monday, Nov. 10. 2014, file photo taken through tinted glass, Rurik Jutting, a British banker, is escorted in a prison bus to a court in Hong Kong. Rurik was convicted of murder Tuesday for killing two Indonesian women in Hong Kong, torturing one ... ( read original story ...)

Hong Kong Stocks Drop in Volatile Trade Amid U.S. Election Count

Hong Kong stocks slumped as investors assessed results in the U.S. presidential election, with Republican Donald Trump holding a slim lead in Florida. The offshore yuan traded near a record low. The Hang Seng Index slid 1.3 percent as of 10:11 a.m. local ... ( read original story ...)

Hong Kong Marches Continue Against Chinese 'Intervention'

The protests are the latest in a growing division between China and Hong Kong over the city state's "one country, two systems” laws. More than a thousand lawyers staged a silent protest Hong Kong Tuesday after China intervened against two pro ... ( read original story ...)