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Flash - Chinese bank sells Trump dinner tickets for $150,000: report - France 24

2018-05-18 france24
A Chinese bank has been offering its clients the chance to buy tickets to a dinner with US President Donald Trump for $150,000, Bloomberg News reported Friday.

 
Chinese bank staff offered dinner and photos with Trump for US$150,000 - Channel NewsAsia

2018-05-18 channelnewsasia
BEIJING/SHANGHAI: A Chinese bank said on Friday it was tightening up its management after some staff were caught offering elite clients the chance to attend a dinner with U.S. President Donald Trump, and get their pictures snapped with him, for US$150,000.

 
Construction Bank offers clients a dinner date with Donald Trump for US$150,000 a ticket

2018-05-18 scmp
Trump’s re-election campaign has complained to the US Department of Justice about the Chinese bank’s offer

 
The World’s 15 Largest Banks

2018-05-17 247wallst
Of the world’s 15 largest banks, the top four are based in China. These four giants topped the list in 2016 and in 2017, so it’s no surprise at all that there has been no change at the top.

 
Slowdown in April Retail Sales Put China ETFs in Focus

2018-05-16 zacks
China has reported less-than-expected retail sales and investments for the month of April. As a result, policymakers and analysts are expecting a slowdown in the economy. Retail sales grew by 9.4% which is down from March when it was 10.1%. As a trade war between the United States and China is highly anticipated considering the hostile behavior of both countries, fixed asset investment grew by 7%, which is the lowest since 1999.

 
Hong Kong and China stocks drop after North Korea threatens to call off talks with Seoul, summit with Trump

2018-05-16 scmp
The Hong Kong and mainland markets fell on Wednesday, led by property developers, after Pyongyang threatened to call off talks with Seoul. Chinese internet giant Tencent Holdings’ first quarter results were released later in the day.

 
MSCI lists 234 Chinese stocks for index inclusion in boost to capital markets

2018-05-15 thehindubusinessline
MSCI, the US index publisher, said on Tuesday that 234 Chinese large caps will be partially included in its global and regional indexes on June 1, following a review ahead of China's inclusion in MSCI's widely tracked equity benchmarks.

 
UPDATE 1-MSCI to add 234 China A-shares to main indexes

2018-05-15 reuters
* Imminent China MSCI entry has rekindled interest in blue-chips (Updates with names of added and deleted firms, analyst quote)

 
MSCI announces 234 China A shares to be added to equity indexes

2018-05-15 cnbc
MSCI on Tuesday announced that 234 China A shares will be added to its relevant global and regional indexes, including the MSCI Emerging Markets Index, on June 1.

 
MSCI adds PetroChina, ICBC and more than 230 Chinese stocks to US$1.5 trillion emerging market index

2018-05-14 scmp
The inclusion of China’s yuan-denominated A shares will attract as much as US$40 billion of additional investments to the country’s capital markets, according to estimates.

 
MSCI Unveils Final List of China Stocks to Be Added to Indexes - Bloomberg

2018-05-14 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.

 
China Construction Bank posts five-fold increase in New Zealand profit

2018-05-03 nzherald.co.nz
China Construction Bank's New Zealand subsidiary almost tripled its net interest income last year and recorded a five-fold increase in profit by adding commercial and retail customers and lending to the infrastructure, energy and resources sectors.

 
Principal Financial's (PFG) CEO Dan Houston on Q1 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

2018-04-27 seekingalpha
Principal Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:PFG) Q1 2018 Earnings Conference Call April 27, 2018 10:00 AM ET

 
Asia markets: dollar moves, earnings and oil in focus

2018-04-26 cnbc
Asia markets are set to open mixed on Thursday, likely taking cues from modest gains on Wall Street, where the Dow closed higher for the first time in six sessions.

 
Five Things You Need to Know to Start Your Day - Bloomberg

2018-04-25 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.

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