HSBC Q3 profits up five-fold to $4.6 bn on booming Asia

Profits at banking giant HSBC leapt five fold in the third quarter to $4.6 billion ... Shares were up 0.7 percent at HK$77.65 ($9.95) in early afternoon trading. Gulliver said the bank had "maintained good momentum in the third quarter", with higher ... ( read original story ...)

Gaming hardware maker Razer to launch IPO

HONG KONG • Razer, a gaming hardware maker backed by Intel Corp and Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka Shing, plans to launch on Monday a Hong Kong initial public offering of up to US$550 million (S$754 million), IFR reported yesterday, citing people close to ... ( read original story ...)