Saturday, August 30, 2014   

HKEx faces fresh legal challenge
(05-13 18:59)

The Hong Kong Stock Exchanges and Clearing (0388) says it has been served with a summons by a US court in a fresh legal challenge to a planned overhaul of its metals-warehousing system.
The bourse operator, which owns the London Metal Exchange, has been fending off a string of legal challenges to a plan designed to cut delays in accessing metals stored in its warehouse network.
But the plan had displeased some metal producers, among them Rusal, which said it would drive down prices and potentially force companies to close smelters. --RTHK   
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