Securities regulator loosens leverage rules for Chinese brokerages

The China Securities Regulatory Commission has announced it will let brokerages securitize margin l

Top shareholders look to buy back stock in their China-listed firms

Major shareholders in as many as twelve mainland-listed firms companies have increased their holdin

Regulators to cut stock trading transaction fees by 30% starting August 1

Transaction fees at the Shanghai and Shenzhen stock exchanges will be lowered by 30% to 0.0487 per

Shadow margin debt may nearly double leverage of China's stock market

Margin debt at mainland brokerages totaling RMB2.2 trillion (US$354 billion) - racked up by traders

Shanghai, Shenzhen-listed stocks rebound for reasons unknown

Shanghai and Shenzhen-listed shares rebounded to close in positive territory Tuesday after continui

Short sellers still underserved by mainland's A-share market

Astronomic share valuations have gone largely un-sniped by short sellers looking to bet against Chi

Securities regulator may consider suspending IPOs to stabilize stocks

The China Securities Regulatory Commission may be considering suspension of further initial public

China's mainland-listed A-shares tumble into bear market

Losses on Monday pushed both the Shanghai and Shenzhen composite indices down beyond a decline of 2

Central bank cuts lending, deposit rates and targets some reserve requirements

The People's Bank of China on Saturday cut both the country's one-year benchmark lending rate and o

A-shares end rough week as Shanghai Composite Index falls 7.4%

Mainland listed shares plunged Friday as the Shanghai Composite Index fell 7.4% and the Shenzhen Co

Hong Kong regulator withholds approval of dual-class shareholding structures

Hong Kong's Securities and Futures Commission has shot down a proposal to let companies with differ

US SEC freezes Chinese trader's assets following fishy Qihoo trades

The US Securities and Exchange Commission has frozen the assets of Luo Hanjian, the chief executive

Mainland commodities internationalize apace without Hong Kong's help

Hopes that Hong Kong Exchanges & Clearing could follow up its Shanghai stock connect success wi

Securities regulator division chief detained after stocks plummet

The division chief at the China Securities Regulatory Commission's department of public offering su

Guotai Junan Securities looks to raise $4.8bn in Shanghai listing

Guotai Junan Securities is planning to raise US$4.8 billion through the sale of shares on the Shang

Hong Kong firms allowed to trade directly on London Stock Exchange

The Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission has granted the London Stock Exchange a license to

China-listed company insiders sell off shares at record rates

Senior executives at listed mainland Chinese firms and their relatives sold a total of 1.68 billion

Hong Kong Exchange plans system to curb volatility from high-frequency trading

Charles Li, chief of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing, said the territory's bourse could introduce

Regulator said to mull allowing rollover of margin trading for A-shares

The China Securities Regulatory Commission may allow Chinese brokerages to extend margin trading an

MSCI defers adding Chinese stocks to its indices

International index provider MSCI has announced that mainland-listed A-shares will not yet be added

MSCI set to decide whether to include Chinese stocks in indexes

Index provider MSCI will announce on Tuesday whether it will include mainland Chinese stocks in the

Coal bed methane explorer seeks $400mn in IPO to fund expansion in China

The private Beijing-based coal bed methane explorer AAG Energy Holdings will seek to raise about US

Revisions coming for rules on margin trading, short selling of Chinese stocks

The China Securities Regulatory Commission has announced it will revise rules for short selling and

China Merchants Bank gets approval to sell credit card asset-backed securities

The China Banking Regulatory Commission has granted China Merchants Bank permission to sell a new r

BYD, Alibaba Pictures, Lenovo unveil plans to raise combined $4.62bn of capital

Three mainland Chinese firms independently revealed plans to raise a combined total of US$4.62 bill

Nuclear operator's RMB322mn IPO locks up RMB1.69tn in bids

The US$2 billion (RMB322.8 million) initial public offering of China National Nuclear Power Co.

Focus Media secures $7.4bn backdoor listing in Shenzhen

Shanghai-based Focus Media has reached a deal enabling it to do a backdoor listing on the Shenzhen

Vanguard plans inclusion of China shares in emerging markets ETF

Vanguard Group has announced plans to add mainland Chinese stocks to its Vanguard FTSE Emerging Mar

Shanghai exchange announces four new indices to launch June 24

The China Securities Index Co.

CSI300 sees biggest one-day rise since 2012 as stock indices shake off tumble

The CSI300 index of largest mainland-listed firms rose 4.9% on Monday to 5,076.18, marking its larg


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