Monday, July 6, 2015   

Exchange Fund income amounts to HK$50.5b in first half
(07-29 17:35)

The Exchange Fund recorded an investment income of HK$50.5 billion in the first half of 2014, the Hong Kong Monetary Authority said. The gains on Hong Kong equities amounted to HK$1.9 billion, with gains on other equities amounting to HK$19.6 billion.
Bonds provided a gain of HK$26.6 billion and the de facto central bank realized an exchange gain of HK$400 million.
Other investments brought HK$2 billion during the period.
Total assets of the Exchange Fund stood at HK$3.07 trillion at the end of June 2014, an increase of HK$38.2 billion compared with the end of 2013, the HKMA said.   
Other Business breaking news:
(Greece crisis) HK treasury chief cautions investors (1 hr 55 mins ago)
(Greece crisis) US stocks drop at open (2 hrs 1 min ago)
(Greece crisis) Humanitarian aid on agenda (2 hrs 2 mins ago)
(Greece crisis) Athens pleads for bank support from ECB (2 hrs 38 mins ago)
(Greece crisis) Athens vote fires up Portugal leftists (07-06 20:31)
(Greece crisis) Germany shuts the door on new aid, but Europe says let’s talk (07-06 20:28)
China’s margin lending rules raise risks to brokerages, says Moody’s (07-06 20:14)
BlackRock says China stocks remain vulnerable (07-06 19:45)
(Greece crisis) Financial firewalls guard German banks from contagion (07-06 18:29)
(Greece crisis) Eurogroup opens door for new proposals from Athens (07-06 18:16)

More breaking news >>

© 2015 The Standard, The Standard Newspapers Publishing Ltd.
Contact Us | About Us | Newsfeeds | Subscriptions | Print Ad. | Online Ad. | Street Pts

 


Home | Top News | Local | Business | China | ViewPoint | CityTalk | World | Sports | People | Central Station | Spree | Features

The Standard

Trademark and Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015, The Standard Newspaper Publishing Ltd., and its related entities. All rights reserved.  Use in whole or part of this site's content is prohibited.   Use of this Web site assumes acceptance of the
Terms of Use, Privacy Policy Statement and Copyright Policy.  Please also read our Ethics Statement.