Hong Kong's drawndown mortgage loans in March rise 17.8 pct m/m

April 28 (Reuters) - New mortgage loans drawn down in Hong Kong totalled HK$24.9 billion in March, up 17.8 percent from a month earlier, Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) data showed on Friday. Following is the breakdown of data from HKMA: 2017 2017 ... ( read original story ...)

Hong Kong Dollar Drop Has Origin in Property-Lending Rumbles

Where U.S. interest rates go, Hong Kong’s follow. At least that’s the theory with the territory’s pegged currency system. It’s not always the case. There was a sharp divergence in rates in 2003, when Hong Kong’s economy was hit by the impact of ... ( read original story ...)