Monday 29th September 2014
Greetings from the Democratic People's Republic of Hong Kong, or DPRHK, possibly the only place in the world which attempts to combine freedom of speech, media and assembly with authoritarian rule, and is now proving that it is an unsustainable combination.
The highway guide to the Umbrella Revolution of 2014
What's going on in HK? Here is our quick illustrated guide. (29-Sep-2014)
investors want? Views from an activist investor
These are the slides from a presentation by David Webb to investor relations professionals in HK today at the National Investor Relations Institute (NIRI, USA) "Wisdom Roadshow" hosted by IPREO. (26-Sep-2014)
Webb keynote: Challenges for China - beyond minority listings of SOEs
At the Centre for Accounting Research & Education (CARE) Conference, Hong Kong Polytechnic, 10-Jun-2014
IN OTHER NEWS
Court convicts Mr Tam Kwok Pui for unlicensed investment management
court for alleged HK$745k services contracts fraud
executive admits accepting HK$1.7m in bribes
Liu Chen Mei Huan v Silver Faith Holdings Ltd, Ng Man Sun & Ng Wai Yee
HK Court of First Instance, 22-Sep-2014
A case involving the people behind Amax (0959).
terms up to 6.5 years for laundering HK$230m in Natural Dairy (0462) case
head Gong Yueyue charged with taking bribe for report on China Household (0692)
Mr Gong is a Responsible Officer of Orient Securities (HK) Ltd. We wonder who allegedly paid him the bribe.
on "Backchat" re super-rich and inequality
suspends Eric Shum Kam Chi, ex-SHK, for 3 years over Sino-Life (8296) IPO
According to Webb-site Total Returns, the stock has lost 77.5% since its first day of trading on 9-Sep-2009 (9-9-9). In search of a more propitious name, we suggest the funeral services company renames itself Sino-Death. In Jan-2014, Sun Hung Kai was fined HK$12m and suspended from corporate finance advisory services for 1 year.
And much more besides...
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