REFORMIST: HK, China spat over tech IPOs turns toxic

Xiaomi, issuers and mainland investors have been caught in the cross-fire between bourses. While the prize of hosting China’s tech unicorns is worth fighting for, exchanges should not lose sight of who they ultimately serve: investors.
July 17, 2018

UBS hit with HK IPO ban as SFC steps up crackdown

Hong Kong's securities regulator bars Swiss bank from sponsoring IPOs for 18 months as it intensifies efforts to ensure the quality of newly-listed companies and protect investors.
March 11, 2018

HKEx’s Li looks to smash HK IPO record

A controversial shake-up of the city's listing regime sees the bourse operator expecting a "crowded" deal pipeline. It's preparing to staff up to cope with the demand.
January 24, 2018

HKEx's dual-class shares plan: what could happen

With the Hong Kong stock exchange edging closer to accepting controversial weighted share structures, FinanceAsia looks at what the new structure could mean for investors.
December 18, 2017