HONG KONG Major Wall Street banks in India raked in their second-highest fee income since the global financial crisis in the first nine months of this year, benefitting from a flurry of private-sector deals despite the coronavirus pandemic.
HONG KONG China's top ride-hailing firm Didi Chuxing is considering Hong Kong for a multibillion-dollar initial public offering next year, dropping previous aims to list in New York amid rising Sino-U.S. tension, people with knowledge of the matter said. | Video
* Had aimed for U.S. IPO, opted for HK amid Sino-U.S.
HONG KONG, Oct 20 China's top ride-hailing firm
Didi Chuxing is considering Hong Kong for a multibillion-dollar
initial public offering (IPO) next year, people with knowledge
of the matter said, rethinking previous aims to list in New York
amid rising Sino-U.S. tension.
HONG KONG, Oct 14 Apoorva Shah, Nomura's
co-head of mergers and acquisitions (M&A), Asia,
excluding Japan, has left the Japanese investment bank following
a recent leadership rejig, according to sources with direct
knowledge of the matter.
HONG KONG Ahead of what's likely to be the world's largest initial public offering, China's Ant Group Co Ltd is asking lead bankers to personally sign confidentiality pacts and pressing some investors to explain why they should be allowed to attend marketing meetings, sources familiar with the matter said.
HONG KONG Asia-Pacific mergers and acquisitions are forecast by bankers to remain buoyant after surging 63% in the third quarter, driven by technology companies and conglomerates making strategic moves as they emerge from the pandemic.