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Green finance in APAC to grow amidst data and disclosure gaps

But is it growing fast enough for the region to achieve climate goals?
2 days ago

Green finance in APAC to grow amidst data and disclosure gaps

But is it growing fast enough for the region to achieve climate goals?
2 days ago

HK total retail sales to reach $360b in 2021: PwC

Retailers are embracing new consumer behaviour in the age of "bricks and clicks."
6 days ago

HK to limit retail investor access to SPACs

Retail investors accounted for about 20% of all trading in Hong Kong in 2019, according to last year's HKEX survey.

GBA is the world’s next leading techno hub: report

About 61% of accounting and finance professionals see it flourish in the next five years.

Legal Briefing: The ‘Stay Rules’ are here to stay

And what it means for authorized institutions.

HK, SG investors more cautious amidst COVID

About 62% and 69% of Hong Kongers and Singaporeans, respectively, are now investing responsively.

Could Hong Kong investors’ optimism be dangerous?

Schroders reported that investment returns are expected to average 11% annually.

Retail sales growth slows down in July

Sales rose 2.9% during the month, a drop compared to 5.8% in June.

Fundraising issues cloud growth prospects in property investment

Investors are now facing challenges in sourcing funds despite growth in capital seen in the past year.

How can Hong Kong investors approach sustainability?

A survey found 67% of investors are driven by the higher potential return of sustainability.

China’s 14th five-year plan to usher HK to golden opportunities: CE Lam

The plan provides support in enhancing Hong Kong’s status as an international financial hub, amongst others.

Nearly 80% of Hong Kong execs experience mental health issues: survey

Top execs plan to increase spending for medical insurance in the next 12 months.

Cancelled flight: HK-SG halt air travel bubble plans

The two governments will still facilitate movements of travellers under respective control measures.

Delta variant may dampen employment recovery in Hong Kong: Analyst

The jobless rate further dropped to 5% between May and July 2021.

Hong Kong remains attractive to talents amidst population drop: CE Lam

Chief Executive Carrie Lam said she is optimistic that Hong Kong will continue to recruit more talent.

Practitioners optimistic over HK’s finance industry in next three years

Around 56% of industry practitioners are positive about the prospect of the sector.

71% of HK workers said employers want them back to office amidst COVID-19: Randstad

One in two said they would feel “unsafe” until those around them have been vaccinated against COVID-19.