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Listing decisions on calculations of size tests

  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • -
  • Hong Kong
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  • December 12 2011

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (“HKEx”) published two listing decisions “HKEx-LD20-2011” and “HKEx-LD21-2011” on 30 November 2011 in relation to calculations of size tests for the purpose of determining the classification of the subject transactions under the Rules Governing the Listing of Securities on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (“Listing Rules”

HKEx Guidance Letter on Documentation Requirements for IPO Cases - Facilitative Procedures

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • Hong Kong
  • -
  • January 20 2011

The HKEx published its "HKEx Guidance Letter on Documentation Requirements for IPO Cases - Facilitative Procedures" (Guidance Letter) on 24 December 2010 for the purpose of providing flexibility in submitting documents which should be lodged with the SEHK four clear business days (4-day documents) before the expected hearing date in accordance with the Listing Rules

HKEx listing decision on calculation of public float

  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • -
  • Hong Kong
  • -
  • May 9 2011

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEx) published its listing decision "HKEx-LD8-2011" on 29 April 2011 to determine whether it is necessary for a listed issuer (Listco A) to include convertible preference shares as part of its total issued share capital in calculating the public float of its listed shares

New ways to use your offshore RMB: MOFCOM and PBOC join hands to put finishing touches on RMB FDI rules

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • China
  • -
  • October 24 2011

In a clearly concerted effort, the PRC Ministry of Commerce ("MOFCOM") issued on 12 October 2011 a Circular on Relevant Matters concerning Direct Investment in Cross-border RMB ("Circular No. 889") and the People’s Bank of China ("PBoC") announced on 13 October 2011 the Administrative Measures on RMB Settlement for Foreign Direct Investment ("PBoC Measures"

25 percent public float is required to resume trading

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • Hong Kong
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  • January 30 2012

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited ("HKEx") published its listing decision "HKEx-LD23-2011" on 30 December 2011 in which it decided that the listed issuer ("Listco") was required to restore its public float to at least 25 percent before it could resume trading of its shares

Pre-IPO investments: the dos and don'ts

  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • -
  • Hong Kong
  • -
  • November 1 2012

We wrote in October 2010 about the approach taken to Pre-IPO investments by Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEx

The emergence of stapled securities and business trusts in Hong Kong

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • Hong Kong
  • -
  • June 8 2011

On 2 June 2011, PCCW Limited (stock code 8) announced that the Hong Kong Stock Exchange has confirmed it may proceed, subject to certain conditions, with a proposed spin-off which is expected to involve stapled securities

HKEx publishes consultation paper on proposed changes to the Listing Rules regarding connected transactions

  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • -
  • Hong Kong
  • -
  • October 8 2009

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited has recently published a consultation paper on proposed changes to the Main Board Listing Rules and the GEM Listing Rules regarding connected transactions

Consultation papers relating to disclosure of price sensitive informationinside information

  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • -
  • Hong Kong
  • -
  • April 7 2010

On 29 March 2010, the Financial Services and the Treasury Bureau ("FSTB") published the "Consultation Paper on The Proposed Statutory Codification of Certain Requirements to Disclose Price Sensitive Information by Listed Corporations", which proposes to include in the Securities and Futures Ordinance a statutory requirement for a listed corporation to disclose to the public as soon as practicable "price-sensitive information" that has come to its knowledge

Consultation Paper on proposal to stop commenting on routine announcements under the Codes on Takeovers and Mergers and Share Repurchases and proposed miscellaneous amendments to the Codes

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • Hong Kong
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  • April 22 2010

On 21 April 2010, the Securities and Futures Commission (the "SFC") published the "Consultation Paper on (1) proposal to stop commenting on routine announcements under the Codes on Takeovers and Mergers and Share Repurchases and (2) proposed miscellaneous amendments to the Codes"