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Global Economy

Hong Kong holds rate as US Fed signals end to tightening cycle

Hong Kong’s borrowing costs have spiked in the last two years as the Fed raised rates to combat inflation.

Global Economy

Hong Kong targets stock, housing taxes to revive role as hub

Hong Kong is slashing extra stamp duties for some homebuyers and reversing a pandemic-era increase in stock trade levies.

Global Economy

Hong Kong GDP outlook lifted on China; Singapore sees high costs

Hong Kong’s economy is expected to expand 3.4% this year, whereas Singapore's GDP is expected to expand 1.9% this year.

Global Economy

Five ways Hong Kong can triumph over Singapore with borders now open

Some of the areas include Hong Kong's stock market, finance salaries and economic boost among others.

China Focus

Record Chinese inflows push Hong Kong stock index past 30,000

Investors in mainland China are showing unprecedented interest in Hong Kong stocks.

China Focus

Chinese regulator urges Yuan internationalisation over Dollar weaponisation fears

Fang Xinghai, vice chairman of the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC), also says that China supports the listing of more mainland assets in Hong Kong markets.

China Focus

China delistings are Nasdaq's pain, Hong Kong's gain

The simmering Cold War between the US and China last month finally spilled beyond trade, national security and the blame game over the coronavirus pandemic into global capital markets.

Singapore economy

Singapore won't feast on Hong Kong's fund famine

The two archrivals of Asian finance have competed so intensely for so long that it’s impossible to believe that Hong Kong’s fading autonomy and the resumption of anti-government protests isn’t filling Singapore with even a little bit of schadenfreude.

Global Markets

Hong Kong Exchange to introduce suite of new exchange-traded products to broaden palette of trading

Hong Kong’s stock exchange is looking at introducing a suite of new exchange-traded products after rolling out an initiative to tighten trading spreads and enhancing liquidity in the $38 billion (S$53.64 billion) market.

Hong Kong national security law

Hong Kong stocks swing wildly as China approves security law

It was anything but an ordinary afternoon for Hong Kong stocks as Chinese lawmakers approved a controversial plan to impose national security legislation for the city.