Posts Tagged: stocks

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Bareksa is Bloomberg for beginners, changes the game for online trading in Indonesia

In Sanskrit, “Bareksa” is the word for “tree.” As the saying goes, money doesn’t grow on trees. In Jakarta, however, that no longe...

  • July 16, 2014
  • at 11:20 am
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Sina and Tencent investors unperturbed by crackdown on spreading rumors in China

In May, the Chinese government came down hard on Chinese web celebrities, launching a campaign to contain provocative news and rumors. Seve...

  • September 13, 2013
  • at 11:35 pm
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US-Listed China Stocks Tanking on News of SEC Accounting Probe

As we wrote yesterday, the SEC is probing five major Chinese accounting firms, and since those firms represent a lot of the US-listed Chines...

  • December 5, 2012
  • at 1:35 am
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China’s Tencent Sees Market Cap Hit $66 Billion, Passes Facebook [UPDATED: Not Yet!]

Mark your calendars: China’s social media giant has surpassed America’s leader in terms of the total value of their shares. Yes,...

  • July 19, 2012
  • at 4:38 pm
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InvestLab Secures Funding from Citi and VantagePoint, Plans Financial App Community [INTERVIEW]

InvestLab is a Hong Kong-based financial tech startup that hasn’t been around long but has been making big waves in Asia. Recently, we...

  • March 13, 2012
  • at 1:00 pm
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Ku6 Closes Shanghai Office, as its NASDAQ Shares Dip Below $1

It has never been a smooth ride for (NASDAQ:KUTV), which is currently China’s fifth-largest video-streaming and sharing site. ...

  • December 19, 2011
  • at 1:15 pm
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Could China’s Shanda Be the First of Many to Go From NASDAQ to SHA?

This week’s news that Shanda Interactive (NASDAQ:SNDA), the major Chinese media and entertainment company, is looking to go private an...

  • October 19, 2011
  • at 1:45 pm
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Taking a Bigger Bite Than Expected, Sina Takes 9% of

China’s second-biggest video-sharing site (NASDAQ:TUDO) nailed its US IPO two weeks ago, and since then has been courting at...

  • August 30, 2011
  • at 12:28 pm
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How the 8 Securities trading dashboard will look for Japanese users.

8securities, an online platform that makes stock trading transparent, launches in Japan

8securities, seeking US$5M Series B, launches in Japan and introduces new services.

  • May 19, 2014
  • at 4:00 pm
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Stock Trading Platform 8 Securities Raises More Funds, Will Soon Launch in Japan

We’ve been following the progress of Hong Kong-based 8 Securities for about a year, and the socially-oriented stocks trading portal ha...

  • December 14, 2012
  • at 3:06 pm
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Taiwan to Investigate HTC Share Price Jump

Apple and HTC recently announced the end of their patent dispute. And while that should be good news for HTC, the Taiwanese company is now i...

  • November 14, 2012
  • at 1:30 am
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People’s Daily Online Shares Suspended After Excessive Trading

We knew that shares in People’s Daily Online (SHA:603000), China’s government-backed news website, were hot, but apparently they...

  • May 3, 2012
  • at 2:00 pm
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Shanda Shareholders Approve Buyout, NASDAQ Delisting Coming Soon

Shareholders of Shanda Interactive (NASDAQ:SNDA), one of China’s biggest web and gaming companies, have voted overwhelmingly to back S...

  • February 16, 2012
  • at 2:45 pm
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China’s 8 Most Profitable US-Listed Tech Stocks in 2011

Despite fears of a very bad year for Chinese tech stocks after the fraud at Longtop (formerly NASDAQ: LFT), a new list from China Analyst re...

  • December 12, 2011
  • at 1:00 pm
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4 Fear Factors Behind Sina’s Nose-Diving Stock This Week

Chinese web portal Sina (NASDAQ:SINA) had a very rough day yesterday, as its stocks tumbled 15 percent, crashing into a trough that it hadn&...

  • September 21, 2011
  • at 11:45 pm
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A Rough June for Renren: But Still Over-Valued at Half-Price?

June has come and gone, leaving a lot of investors wondering if they’re either holding on to a new Chinese tech IPO bomb, or in the ri...

  • July 2, 2011
  • at 11:00 am
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