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China cracks down on initial coin offerings
The Chinese authorities have banned fundraising through token-based digital currencies.
China sets technology consumption as top priority
The latest plan is part of an "ongoing" evolvement of China's tech sector.
AA-rated manager switches to smaller Indian financials
Neptune's Kunal Desai is tapping growth in rural Indian towns currently avoided by big private banks.
EM boutique snapped up by financial services firm
Asset manager home to Citywire AA-rated India specialist taken over by financial services group.
Alpha Female: Asia paves progressive path for female PMs
Citywire research indicates the markets boasting greater female representation among fund managers.
Social media and investing: a risky combination
Analysts debate how instantly available information online would affect investors’ daily trading.
India’s digital payments revolution: opportunities and challenges
Smartphone apps, contactless technology and banking interfaces are all taking off in India.
Hong Kong’s pitch to list tech stocks raises governance fears
Proposed stock market welcomed as a way to diversify portfolios, but dual-shareholding structure weakens investors’ voting rights, analysts warn.
Risk control tops the agenda for Chinese securities regulator
New CSRC chairman puts stability centre stage, in contrast with innovation-focused predecessor
Weibo revolution: how social media can move Chinese stock prices
Social media’s ability to spread information from privileged insiders to the general public poses new challenges for investors in the country’s equity markets.