Mainland buyers heat up HK insurance market

Chinese mainlanders spent HK$48.9 billion on insurance policies issued in Hong Kong in the first three quarters of this year, accounting for 37 percent of all premiums in that period, according to a report by the 21st Century Business Herald. ( read original story ...)

Hong Kong stocks end lower, dragged by financials

Financial stocks led Hong Kong’s main share index to a lower ... dropped 1.53 per cent to HK$38.60 while China Construction Bank finished down 1.27 per cent at HK$5.45. “We expect the Hang Seng index to remain weak before the holiday season. ( read original story ...)

Hang Seng Index Erosion Continues, Trade Concerns In Focus

Although US bond yields edged slightly lower on the day, there were still important concerns surrounding the impact of higher yields on the Hong Kong economy with further vulnerability in the property sector. The Hang Seng index opened slightly higher ... ( read original story ...)