Banking/Financial Service

Ever-Glory International Announces Closing of $2.0 Million Private Placement Financing

NANJING, China, Aug. 9 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ever-Glory International Group, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: EGLY) ("Ever-Glory," "the Company"), a leading apparel manufacturer in the People's Republic of China ("PRC"), today announced it completed the private placement of secured convertib...

2007-08-09 21:00 674

Liquidnet Surpasses 100 Million in Total US Shares Executed

NEW YORK, Aug. 9 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Liquidnet, the top institutional brokerage firm for global trading(1), announced it surpassed 100 million in U.S. traded volume in a single day as of 2:41 PM EDT. The tally reflects the firm's negotiated and auto order volume. About Liquidnet ...

2007-08-09 09:25 571

Istithmar Revises Offer to Acquire Barneys New York for USD 942.3 Million

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Aug. 9 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Istithmar PJSC, the leading private equity and alternative investment house headquartered in Dubai, announced today that it has revised its offer to acquire Barneys New York, the luxury specialty retailer, from Jones Apparel Group Inc. a...

2007-08-09 09:40 674

ASE Test Limited Announces July 2007 Revenues

TAIPEI, Taiwan, Aug. 8 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ASE Test Limited (Nasdaq: ASTSF) today announces that its unaudited consolidated July 2007 net revenues were US$40.5 million. Compared to prior periods, the July figure represents an increase of 2.9 % sequentially and a decrease of 14.2 ...

2007-08-08 16:30 427

Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Inc. Announces Monthly Net Revenues

TAIPEI, Taiwan, Aug. 8 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Inc. (NYSE: ASX; TAIEX: 2311; "ASE" or the "Company"), announces its unaudited consolidated net revenues for July 2007. Consolidated net revenues (unaudited) Jul ...

2007-08-08 17:33 552

HKC (HOLDINGS) Announces Discharge of Share Pledge by Controlling Shareholder

Top up Placement Completed HONG KONG, Aug. 7 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- HKC (Holdings) Limited ("HKC (HOLDINGS)" or the "Group") (SEHK: 190) announced today that The Bank of East Asia ("BEA") has fully discharged and released the share pledge by Mr. Eric Oei, the controlling sharehold...

2007-08-07 21:54 545

Euro Tech Holdings Company Limited Reports Contract Awarded by an USA Chemical Company Based in Suzhou, China

HONG KONG, Aug. 7 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Euro Tech Holdings Company Limited (Nasdaq: CLWT) today announced that its subsidiary, Yixing PACT Environmental Technology Company Ltd. ("PACT") has recently been awarded a US$ 1,718,000 contract by an USA Chemical company based in Suzhou, Ch...

2007-08-07 15:00 587

China's Tsingda Century Education Expects Strong Growth in Its Online Education Business; Eyes IPO

BEIJING, Aug. 6 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Tsingda Century Education Group recently commented on the Company's plans to become the largest distance learning company in China, as the company works tirelessly to combine the big four buzzwords of international investors: China, Internet, Education and ...

2007-08-06 15:53 735

GLG Partners to Report Financial Results for Second Quarter 2007 on August 3, 2007

LONDON, Aug. 3 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- GLG Partners ("GLG"), a leading alternative asset manager which recently announced a reverse acquisition transaction with Freedom Acquisition Holdings ("Freedom") (Amex: FRH), will report its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2007, o...

2007-08-03 11:38 587

BNY Mellon Asset Servicing Selected as Global Custodian for National Pension Service in Korea

LONDON, Aug. 2 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- BNY Mellon Asset Servicing, the global leader in asset servicing, has been selected by National Pension Service of Korea, to provide global custody, securities lending and other services. National Pension Service, currently the largest Asian publ...

2007-08-03 09:36 761

Sohu.Com Reports Second Quarter 2007 Unaudited Financial Results

Second Quarter 2007 Brand Advertising Revenues Reach US$26.6 million, Exceeding High End of Guidance by US$1.6 Million, Up 38% Year-on-Year; Second Quarter 2007 Total Revenues Reach US$39.0 million, Exceeding High End of Guidance by US$1.5 Million, Up 14% Year-on-Year; Second Quarter 2007 Non-...

2007-08-02 05:00 474

WABCO Goes Public with Listing on New York Stock Exchange

-- Company trades under symbol NYSE: WBC -- WABCO directors declare quarterly dividend of 7 cents per share and authorize $500 million stock repurchase program NEW YORK and BRUSSELS, Belgium, Aug. 1 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- WABCO (NYSE: WBC), a leading global provider of elect...

2007-08-01 15:00 667

Aozora Bank Reports Financial Results for the Three Months to June 30, 2007

Record First Quarter Profit Boosted by Interest Income Growth TOKYO, July 31 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Aozora Bank, Ltd., ("Aozora" or the "Bank"; TSE: 8304), a leading Japanese commercial bank, today reported financial results for the three months ended June 30, 2007. Fiscal first-quarter ne...

2007-07-31 15:00 611

Silicon Motion Announces Second Quarter Results for the Period Ended June 30, 2007

Sales & Net Income Set New Second Quarter Record TAIPEI, Taiwan, July 30 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Second Quarter 2007 Financial Highlights: -- Net sales increased 111% year-over-year to US$44.1 million -- Gross margin excluding FCI was largely flat from 1Q07...

2007-07-31 10:52 492

NTEEP Announces 2007 Q2 Results

Q2 Sales up 74%, and Profit for the period up 1,077% Interim Dividend: 10 HK cents HONG KONG, July 30 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Nam Tai Electronic and Electrical Products Limited ("NTEEP" or "the Company") (Stock code: 2633), a leading vertically-integrated manufacturing solutions provider ...

2007-07-30 20:40 591

Xinhua Finance/MNI China Business Survey: Conditions Stabilizing

SHANGHAI, China, July 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Xinhua Finance (TSE Mothers: 9399) and Market News International (MNI), a part of the news service line of Xinhua Finance, today announced the July Xinhua Finance/MNI China Business Sentiment Survey. The results of the survey show conditions stab...

2007-07-27 10:58 781

Fuwei Films Announces Second Quarter 2007 Financial Results

BEIJING, July 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Fuwei Films (Holdings) Co. Limited (Nasdaq: FFHL), China’s leading manufacturer and distributor of high quality BOPET plastic film, today announced financial results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2007. Second Quarte...

2007-07-26 18:00 604

TSMC Reports Second Quarter EPS of NT$0.96

HSINCHU, Taiwan, July 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- TSMC today announced consolidated revenue of NT$74.92 billion, net income of NT$25.48 billion, and diluted earnings per share of NT$0.96 (US$0.15 per ADS unit) for the second quarter ended June 30, 2007. Year-over-year, second qu...

2007-07-26 15:00 496

Global Payments Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2007 Earnings

ATLANTA, July 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN) today announced results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended May 31, 2007. For the fourth quarter, revenue grew 17 percent to $280.1 million compared to $238.8 million in the prior year. Excluding the impact of cu...

2007-07-26 18:00 741

China Expert Technology to Host Investor Conference Call Friday July 27 at 9 a.m. EST

HONG KONG, July 25 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Expert Technology, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CXTI), an emerging leader in providing large scale network infrastructure construction mainly for e-government projects for communities and municipal governments in China, today announced it ...

2007-07-26 05:37 581