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Listing decisions on calculations of size tests
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • 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”


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


UK, US and Hong Kong listings eligibility and continuing obligations
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Hong Kong, United Kingdom, USA
  • September 9 2014

The table set out in this document is split into two parts. Part one contains a comparison of certain key features of the eligibility criteria


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


HKEx Guidance Letter on Documentation Requirements for IPO Cases - Facilitative Procedures
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • 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


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


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


The government consults on subsidiary legislation for implementation of the new Companies Ordinance phase two
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • December 3 2012

As explained in our previous Legal Update "New Companies Ordinance Expected to Take Effect in 2014", the new Companies Ordinance (CO) was gazetted on 10 August 2012 and is expected to take effect in 2014


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


Changes to European prospectus rules offer relief to Asia-based issuers
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • European Union
  • October 31 2012

Recent amendments to the European prospectus rules may make the operation of certain employee stock plans in Europe, by multinationals listed outside Europe, cheaper and more straightforward