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25 percent public float is required to resume trading
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • 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


New RQFII rules announced: new ways to use offshore RMB - part II
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • China, Hong Kong
  • December 29 2011

Advance Payment ACO Model


Convertible Bonds - An Issuer's Guide (Asia Edition)
  • Mayer Brown JSM
  • Hong Kong
  • June 7 2016

Onvertible bonds are, customarily, fixed rate bonds issued by a company, the terms of which allow the holders of the bonds to convert them into


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


Should we adopt weighted voting right structures for listing and listed companies in Hong Kong?
  • Mayer Brown JSM
  • Hong Kong
  • September 5 2014

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


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
  • 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


SEHK consults on listing rules changes resulting from the new inside information disclosure regime
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • September 14 2012

As explained in our two previous Legal Updates, “New Statutory Price Sensitive Information Disclosure Regime to Take Effect on 1 January 2013” and “A Quick Look at the New SFC Guidelines on Disclosure of Inside Information”, the new statutory price sensitiveinside information disclosure regime (New Disclosure Regime) will become effective on 1 January 2013


Environmental, social and governance reporting guide to be implemented after 31 December 2012
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • September 17 2012

The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (SEHK) published its “Consultation Conclusions on Environmental, Social and Governance Reporting Guide” (Consultation Conclusions) on 31 August 2012 in response to its corresponding consultation paper published on 9 December 2011


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


Capital markets quarterly update (April to June 2013)
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • June 30 2013

On 8 April 2013, HKEx published an updated listing decision “HKEx-LD35-1” to provide guidance on the waiver regarding a company secretary who does not