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Should we adopt weighted voting right structures for listing and listed companies in Hong Kong?

  • Mayer Brown JSM
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  • Hong Kong
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  • September 5 2014

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEx) recently published its long-awaited "Concept Paper - Weighted Voting Rights" ("Concept Paper") to

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

New RQFII rules announced: new ways to use offshore RMB - part II

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • China, Hong Kong
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  • December 29 2011

Advance Payment ACO Model

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

Listing decisions on calculations of size tests

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • 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”

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

Practical guide to fund managers on dealing disclosure obligations under the Takeovers Code

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • Hong Kong
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  • January 31 2012

Securities and Futures Commission ("SFC") published its "Guidelines to fund managers on dealing disclosure obligations under Rule 22 of the Code on Takeovers and Mergers (Takeovers Code)" ("Guidelines") on 29 December 2011 to set out some practical guidance which fund managers (being "associates" as defined in the Takeovers Code) may follow to ensure timely and appropriate compliance with their dealing disclosure obligations under the Takeovers Code

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

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • Hong Kong
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  • 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
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  • Hong Kong
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  • 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"