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Hong Kongers rally against government under stormy skies

12:41am BST

HONG KONG Thousands of school teachers joined an 11th weekend of anti-government protests in Hong Kong on Saturday, as shops pulled down their shutters and braced for another restive summer night. | Video

UPDATE 2-Hong Kongers stage more anti-government protests, braving storms

17 Aug 2019

* Confrontational edge emerges in late afternoon (Adds fresh quotes and details from afternoon protests)

Alibaba and the $15 billion question: Amid Hong Kong's protests, when to list?

17 Aug 2019

HONG KONG Hong Kong's political unrest is posing a dilemma for Alibaba Group Holding Ltd on the timing of its planned $15 billion (£12 billion) listing in the city, with sources saying China's biggest e-commerce company is now considering several timetables.

DEALTALK-Alibaba and the $15 bln question: Amid Hong Kong's protests, when to list?

16 Aug 2019

* In talks with HKEX listing group, hasn't appeared for hearing-sources

STAR Market tech board offers hope to Chinese venture capitalists

16 Aug 2019

SHANGHAI/HONG KONG When Chinese venture capital firm New Vision Capital invested in two startups focusing on cloud computing and micro-optics, the plan was to eventually take them public on the Nasdaq exchange.

Ping An Insurance says Hong Kong important hub despite mass protests

16 Aug 2019

HONG KONG/SHANGHAI Ping An Insurance (Group) Co of China, the country's largest insurer by market value, said on Friday Hong Kong remains an important hub despite escalating mass protests, a day after it posted its strongest half-year profit growth in over a decade.

China's CITIC Capital raises $2.8 billion in its biggest private equity fund

08 Aug 2019

HONG KONG CITIC Capital, the flagship alternative investment arm of Chinese financial conglomerate CITIC Group [CITIC.UL], said it raised $2.8 billion in its fourth China buyout fund, bolstering its ability to cut deals in the world's second-largest economy.

Alibaba-backed lender MYbank to raise $871 million in maiden fundraising - document

30 Jul 2019

HONG KONG China's MYbank, an offshoot of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, seeks to raise about 6 billion yuan (£716.5 million) in its maiden fundraising, valuing the online lender at 24 billion yuan, according to a source and a fundraising document seen by Reuters.

New economy investor China Renaissance raises $1 billion for latest yuan fund

29 Jul 2019

HONG KONG China Renaissance Holdings Ltd said it has raised over 6.5 billion yuan ($945 million) for its latest yuan-denominated fund, as the investment bank prepares to invest further in sunrise industries in the world's second-largest economy.

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