Saturday, May 23, 2015   

Hang Seng, Shanghai end higher
05-22 16:39
Hong Kong and mainland shares surged on Friday on hopes that the latest disappointing Chinese economic data will spur the country's leaders to announce furthe...
Margin trading exceeds 2 trillion yuan, propelling risky rally in China markets
05-22 16:14
Borrowing by Chinese investors to trade on domestic stock markets has surpassed 2 trillion yuan for the first time, figures show, highlighting the risks in the ra...
German business confidence wanes
05-22 16:08
German business confidence slipped only fractionally from its current high level in May, as the upturn in Europe's biggest economy continues, the Ifo economic...
Year end start for China led development bank
05-22 16:06
The China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank will be operational by the end of this year, prospective founding members said after a three-day meeting....
European equities open higher
05-22 15:33
Europe's main stock markets rose at the start of trading on Friday, with London's benchmark FTSE 100 index gaining 0.25 percent to 7,031.34 points. Fr...
Domestic demand lifts German economy
05-22 14:40
Growth of the German economy, Europe's biggest, is being driven by domestic demand, while foreign trade is having a negative effect, data published by the fede...
Wal-Mart decides to bypass Li and Fung
05-22 14:28
The world's biggest retailer, Wal-Mart, says it has decided to stop sourcing some of its goods through the Hong Kong trading company, Li and Fung. In...
Nikkei edges up at close
05-22 14:25
Tokyo stocks ended 0.3 percent higher Friday, marking a six-day rally that saw the benchmark index hit a fresh 15-year high. The Nikkei 225 at the Tokyo S...
Hang Seng, Shanghai rally
05-22 12:45
Hong Kong and Shanghai shares rallied on hopes for further China stimulus after another indicator suggested the mainland economy is still struggling. The H...
Goldin Financial shares rebound by 3.6pc
05-22 12:43
Hong Kong-listed property, finance and wine trading conglomerate Goldin bounced back today, a day after its stocks plunged more than 40 percent. Goldin Fi...
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