Big guns but no bright lights is Hong Kong's IPO destiny

EVEN if it doesn’t get to host the IPO of Saudi oil giant Aramco, potentially the biggest float of all time, Hong Kong should still be able to maintain its billing as the world’s No. 1 venue for share sales next year. But with limited tech deals on the ... ( read original story ...)

Rural Chinese lender seeks Hong Kong IPO to recapitalize

HONG KONG - In an environment of increasingly tight liquidity, a regional rural commercial bank in mainland China announced Friday that it planned to tap the Hong Kong market for an initial public offering. Jilin Jiutai Rural Commercial Bank, based in the ... ( read original story ...)

Hong Kong home prices reach record high after 8-month ascent

The Asian financial hub is one of the least affordable cities in ... who took the helm four years ago and is set to step down after his term completes in June. Hong Kong citizens' monthly median wage stands at HK$15,500 (US$1,998), according to government ... ( read original story ...)

Hong Kong racing against time to push 'game changer' in banking

Hong Kong banks are joining a cluster of their Asian counterparts in testing the disruptive potential of the much-hyped blockchain technology - the next big thing poised to reshape the traditional banking industry in the near future. Bank of China (Hong ... ( read original story ...)