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Hong Kong Stock Exchange issues guidance on pre-IPO investments

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • Hong Kong
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  • October 14 2010

The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (the Exchange), on 13 October 2010, announced interim guidance on pre-IPO investments, pending consultation on possible amendments to its Listing Rules (Listing Rules

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

HKEx listing decision on calculation of public float

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • Hong Kong
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  • 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

Proposed amendments to the Takeovers Code

  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • -
  • Hong Kong
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  • September 14 2011

The Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) published its "Consultation Paper on (1) the proposal to amend the requirements for property valuation in the Codes on Takeovers and Mergers and Share Repurchases, (2) the proposed amendment relating to confirmations of independence in placing and top-up transactions and (3) the timing for payment of acceptances" (Consultation Paper) on 24 August 2011 to solicit comments from the public to amend certain provisions of the Code on Takeovers and Mergers

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

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • Hong Kong
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  • 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

Capital markets quarterly update

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • Hong Kong
  • -
  • October 22 2014

HKEx announced that the Initial 3-Day Check of Application Proofs would be discontinued after 30 September 2014. Accordingly, starting from 1 October

Consultation on environmental, social and governance reporting guide

  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • -
  • Hong Kong
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  • January 26 2012

The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (“SEHK”) published its “Consultation Paper on Environmental, Social and Governance Reporting Guide” (“Consultation Paper”) on 9 December 2011 to seek comments from the public on its proposed Environmental, Social and Governance Reporting Guide (“ESG Guide”

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”

Consultation papers relating to disclosure of price sensitive informationinside information

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • 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

RMB bonds

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • China
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  • May 4 2011

With increasing liberalisation of the Renminbi (RMB) and the development of RMB settlement in Hong Kong, RMB denominated bonds settled in RMB and other currencies have emerged as a credible capital markets instruments