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Capital markets quarterly update

  • Mayer Brown JSM
  • -
  • Hong Kong
  • -
  • February 10 2014

On 20 December 2013, HKEx published country guides (Guides) to give guidelines on listing applications from overseas issuers incorporated in 20

Consultation conclusions on proposed statutory codification of certain requirements to disclose price sensitive information by listed corporations

  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 27 2011

Financial Services and the Treasury Bureau (FSTB) published its "Consultation Conclusions on Proposed Statutory Codification of Certain Requirements to Disclose Price Sensitive Information by Listed Corporations" (PSI Consultation Conclusions) on 11 February 2011 in response to the corresponding consultation paper issued on 29 March 2010 in relation to the proposed statutory codification of certain requirements to disclose price sensitive information (PSI) by listed issuers (PSI Statutory Regime

Listing decisions on calculations of size tests

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • Hong Kong
  • -
  • 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 Conclusions on Acceptance of Mainland Accounting and Auditing Standards and Mainland Audit Firms for Mainland Incorporated Companies Listed in Hong Kong

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

The HKEx released its "Consultation Conclusions on Acceptance of Mainland Accounting and Auditing Standards and Mainland Audit Firms for Mainland Incorporated Companies Listed in Hong Kong" on 10 December 2010 (Mainland Accounting Consultation Conclusions) in response to the consultation paper published on 28 August 2009 on proposals to accept Mainland China accounting and auditing standards and Mainland China audit firms for Mainland China incorporated companies listed in Hong Kong (Mainland Accounting Consultation Paper

Consultation paper on ex-entitlement trading and shareholder approval

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

The HKEx published its "Consultation Paper on Ex-entitlement Trading and Shareholder Approval" (Ex-entitlement Trading Consultation Paper) on 17 December 2010 to seek public views on proposed changes to the current market practice of ex-entitlement trading so to determine whether shares of a listed issuer should be traded ex-entitlement only after the relevant entitlement has been approved by shareholders

A revamp of the corporate governance regulatory framework

  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • -
  • Hong Kong
  • -
  • November 22 2011

The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited published its “Consultation Conclusions on Review of the Corporate Governance Code and Associated Listing Rules” on 28 October 2011 in response to the “Consultation Paper on Review of the Code on Corporate Governance Practices and Associated Listing Rules” published on 18 December 2010

A quick look at the new SFC guidelines on disclosure of inside information

  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • -
  • Hong Kong
  • -
  • June 18 2012

Hong Kong’s new statutory price sensitive informationinside information disclosure regime (PSI Disclosure Regime) will take effect on 1 January 2013

New amendments to the Takeovers Code

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • Hong Kong
  • -
  • April 17 2012

On 23 March 2012, the Securities and Futures Commission (“SFC”) published its “Consultation Conclusions 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 Conclusions”) in response to its consultation paper published on 24 August 2011 for the purpose of soliciting comments from the public to amend certain provisions of the Code on Takeovers and Mergers (“Takeovers Code”

The new RMB Equity Trading Support Facility

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

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEx) intends to launch the new RMB Equity Trading Support Facility (TSF) as early as in the second half of 2011

Hong Kong takeovers practice: do not take chain principle at face value - the Sino-Forest decision

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • China
  • -
  • February 25 2013

A mandatory bid (or a mandatory general offer obligation) ("GO Obligation") will be triggered if a controlling block in a listed company