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    1. July 26, 2016

      Activist investors accelerate efforts to build influence in Asia

      One hedge fund takes a company to court. Another suggests a company it has invested in should change strategy. So far,...

    2. Fast FT

      July 18, 2016

      Elliott starts legal proceedings against Bank of East Asia

      US hedge fund Elliott Management said on Monday that it has started legal proceedings against Hong Kong’s Bank of East...

    1. Fast FT

      July 6, 2016

      Li Ka-shing affiliates losing steam mid-recovery

      The many listed branches of Hong Kong tycoon Li Ka-shing’s empire – particularly those with heavy UK exposure – have...

    2. Fast FT

      June 29, 2016

      Brexit still weighs on Li Ka-shing's UK-exposed affiliates

      The various branches in the empire of Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-shing have fared somewhat better in trading today,...

    3. Fast FT

      June 28, 2016

      Hong Kong market off to rough start

      Shares in Hong Kong struggled to push into positive territory on Tuesday as most of the bourse trended negative and...

    4. June 27, 2016

      Brexit uncertainty weighs on global groups with UK assets

      As dealing rooms around the world opened for business on Monday morning, traders were forced to react to a weekend of...

    5. Fast FT

      June 27, 2016

      Asia's Brexit-exposed mostly still struggling

      Stocks in Asia with exposure to the UK are mostly lower again today. It was one-way traffic on Friday, with the most...

    6. Fast FT

      June 24, 2016

      Hong Kong equities led south by major banks

      Shares in Hong Kong took a synchronised nosedive on Monday as markets struggled to cope with the ramifications of the...

    7. Fast FT

      June 24, 2016

      Which stocks in Asia are most affected by the EU vote?

      While the results are being counted, Asian markets are getting underway. Jennifer Hughes in Hong Kong has drawn up a...

    8. Fast FT

      June 21, 2016

      Li Ka-shing backs Remain in Brexit debate

      Li Ka-shing, the Hong Kong billionaire has given his two cents on the Brexit debate. But in reality, it’s less about...

    9. May 31, 2016

      UK telecoms sector regroups after blocked Three-O2 deal

      The merger between Three and O2 may only have been blocked by Brussels just a few weeks ago, but companies in the UK...

    10. May 12, 2016

      Brussels telecoms ruling deals blow to Li Ka-shing’s ambitions

      The collapse of CK Hutchison’s proposed £10.5bn acquisition of UK mobile network O2 deals a sharp blow to the global...

    11. May 11, 2016

      Vestager sends Hutchison-O2 deal to Valhalla

      The EU’s Danish competition commissioner Margrethe Vestager has blocked the acquisition of O2 by CK Hutchison, which is...

    12. Fast FT

      May 11, 2016

      EC blocks CK Hutchison's £10.5bn deal for O2

      Europe’s competition commissioner, Margrethe Vestager, has decided to block CK Hutchison’s proposed £10.5bn acquisition...

    13. May 5, 2016

      AI pioneer Sentient to open equity fund to outside investors

      Sentient Technologies, an artificial intelligence company, plans to open its experimental hedge fund using...

    14. April 26, 2016

      Husky Energy: shaggy dog story

      Every dog has its day. Canada-based Husky Energy, part of the sprawling empire of Hong Kong tycoon Li Ka-shing, had one...

    15. April 26, 2016

      Hong Kong’s Li Ka-shing pumps $1.3bn into Husky Energy

      Hong Kong tycoon Li Ka-shing is using two of his listed companies to inject $1.3bn into Canadian oil producer Husky...

    16. Fast FT

      April 26, 2016

      Power Assets, CK Infra drop after Husky deal

      Shares in Cheung Kong Infrastructure and Power Assets Holdings are lower in Hong Kong after the two companies,...

    17. Fast FT

      April 25, 2016

      Husky sells mid-stream stake to China-based groups

      Canada-based Husky Energy said late on Monday that it will sell a stake in certain pipeline and oil storage assets for...

    18. April 8, 2016

      Vestager says precedent will not affect telecoms merger call

      The EU competition commissioner weighing Three’s proposed takeover of O2 has said she will not be bound by the...

    19. March 18, 2016

      Brussels, not Ofcom, will rule on O2 deal

      The kind of cross-looking woman often shown on the homepage of the Ofcom website is not Sharon White, but the chief...

    20. Fast FT

      March 17, 2016

      CK Hutchison profit dented by oil and currencies

      CK Hutchison Holdings, the conglomerate owned by Li Ka-Shing, one of Asia’s richest investors, saw its net profit...

    21. March 7, 2016

      Asian tycoons seek opportunities in western markets

      Asia’s tycoons are wrestling with two threats to the continued wealth and wellbeing of their family businesses, say...

    22. Fast FT

      March 2, 2016

      Morgan fund amasses $5.8bn for energy and infrastructure assets

      Morgan Stanley’s investment arm has amassed a $5.8bn warchest for energy and transport infrastructure assets, as...

    23. February 25, 2016

      London City airport sold to Canadian pension funds

      The £2bn race to own London City, an airport favoured by corporate executives, has been won by a Canadian-led...

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      February 25, 2016

      Ontario Teachers group wins race for London airport

      The race to buy London City, the airport beloved by corporate executives, has been won by a consortium that includes...

    25. February 11, 2016

      Student.com raises $60m from Spotify backers

      The founders and early backers of Spotify are investing $60m in Student.com, an online housing marketplace co-founded...

    26. February 7, 2016

      CK Hutchison in second Brussels battle

      CK Hutchison will fight to win over Brussels antitrust regulators on two fronts after submitting plans to merge its...

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      February 5, 2016

      Virgin Media in favour of Hutchison/O2 deal

      Virgin Media has called on Brussels’ antitrust regulator to allow the controversial £10.5bn takeover of O2 by CK...

    28. December 16, 2015

      Hanergy Thin Film faces heat in office rent dispute

      Hanergy Thin Film Power, the solar equipment maker being investigated by Hong Kong’s stock market regulator, is facing...

    29. December 15, 2015

      Watson China expansion plan is a thing of beauty

      China slowdown? What slowdown? While upmarket consumer goods companies endure falling sales and store closures in the...

    30. November 25, 2015

      CKI/PAH: overpowered

      The meeting descended into near riot — and “superman” lost. On Tuesday, minority owners voted, shockingly, against a...

    31. November 24, 2015

      Shares fall after investors vote down Li Ka-shing merger

      Shares in two units of Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-shing’s empire slumped on opening Wednesday after investors in...

    32. November 10, 2015

      Li Ka-shing suffers setback in $13.7bn merger plan

      Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-shing has been given a bloody nose by two leading shareholder proxy firms even after a rare...

    33. October 23, 2015

      Asia’s new altruists

      For Hong Kong tycoon Li Ka-shing, it is his “third son”. Alibaba’s founders thought it deserving of 2 per cent of the...

    34. October 22, 2015

      Hong Kong billionaire puts China UK investments in shade

      Few people can make multi-billion dollar investments sound small — except Li Ka-shing. Companies controlled by the Hong...

    35. October 15, 2015

      China beats US in dollar billionaire table

      China has overtaken the US as home to the most dollar billionaires, according to the latest Hurun Rich List, with Wang...

    36. October 7, 2015

      Li Ka-shing sweetens terms of $12bn CKI-Power Assets tie-up

      Li Ka-shing has sweetened an offer to merge his infrastructure and utilities groups amid fears that the $12bn deal...

    37. October 6, 2015

      Mr Li shows CEOs how to deal with China

      Last week’s he-said, they-said war of words between Hong Kong’s richest man and Chinese state media says much about the...

    38. September 29, 2015

      HK mogul Li dismisses attacks on him in China media as ‘brouhaha’

      One of Asia’s richest people has dismissed a personal attack from China’s ruling party mouthpiece as a “brouhaha” after...

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