Banking/Financial Service

XL Canada to Support Free The Children

XL marks its Canadian Launch with a Firm Commitment to Help 'Free The Children' SINGAPORE, July 11 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- XL Results Foundation, the world's leading entrepreneur and social enterprise network, launches in Canada at an event in Toronto on 12th July 2007. (Logo: http://...

2007-07-11 07:00 700

Equinix to Acquire European Network-Neutral Data Center Operator IXEurope in $482 Million Deal

Equinix Continues Expansion Efforts to Further Strengthen Position as Leader in Colocation and Network Exchange Services Market, and to Provide Customers with Comprehensive Global Solution TOKYO, July 10 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the leading provider of network-ne...

2007-07-10 14:51 626

Energy Investors Funds Closes Seventh Fund With US$1.35 Billion

NEW YORK, July 9 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Energy Investors Funds ("EIF"), an established private equity fund manager that invests in the energy and electric power sector, today announced that it has successfully closed the firm's seventh institutional fund, the United States Power Fund III, L.P....

2007-07-10 08:35 727

Xinhua Finance CEO Sends Letter to Shareholders

SHANGHAI, July 9 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Chief Executive Officer of Xinhua Finance Limited (TSE Mothers: 9399) and Xinhua Finance Media Limited (Nasdaq: XFML), Fredy Bush, today issued the following statement to shareholders of both companies: Dear fellow shareholders, Xinhua F...

2007-07-09 21:49 867

Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Inc. Announces Monthly Net Revenues

TAIPEI, Taiwan, July 9 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Inc. (NYSE: ASX; TAIEX: 2311, "ASE" or the "Company"), announces its unaudited consolidated net revenues for June 2007. Consolidated Net Revenues (unaudited) Jun ...

2007-07-09 16:00 601

CMS Hasche Sigle Advises ZhongDe Waste Technology AG on the First Chinese Prime Standard IPO on the German Stock Exchange

SHANGHAI, China, July 6 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- As of today ZhongDe Waste Technology AG (with its subsidiaries "ZhongDe Group") will be traded on the Prime Standard at the Frankfurt Stock Exchange as the holding company of a company which operates solely in China. This was the first public offe...

2007-07-06 08:48 1232

InterAnke Securities & Surveillance Technology Co., Ltd. Collected Receivables Over 48 Million RMB

SHENZHEN, China, July 5 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The Intermost Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: IMOT), announced that one of their subsidiaries, the InterAnke Securities & Surveillance Technology Co., Ltd. (Its original name is Shenzhen Golden Anke Technology Ltd., changed on March 16, 2007 thro...

2007-07-05 21:00 899

Piper Jaffray Companies Expands in Asia; Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Goldbond Capital Holdings Limited

MINNEAPOLIS, July 4 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Piper Jaffray Companies (NYSE: PJC) today announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire Goldbond Capital Holdings Limited (Goldbond), a Hong Kong-based investment bank, for approximately $50 million. Consideration for the transaction will b...

2007-07-04 13:33 957

Global Partners Launch Renewed Battle Against Chagas the 'Kissing Bug' Disease

Strategy Set Out to Eliminate Disease GENEVA, July 4 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- A new effort to eliminate Chagas disease by 2010 will be launched tomorrow at a World Health Organization (WHO) meeting of disease experts and partners. The strategy is designed to answer key questions about the treat...

2007-07-04 11:14 707

Ernst and Young: Germany Scores Number One in Europe

BERLIN, July 4 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- A recent study commissioned by the international accounting firm Ernst and Young, the "European Attractiveness Survey 2007," highlights Germany's advantages as an outstanding investment location. Investors see Germany's infrastructure, quality of research ...

2007-07-04 10:48 852

Pali Further Deepens Its Bench in Research

Addition of Two Senior Research Analysts in New York Further Positions Pali Institutional Securities Business NEW YORK and LONDON, July 3 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Pali Capital, Inc., the US broker-dealer subsidiary of Pali Holdings, Inc. today announced the further expansion of its research...

2007-07-04 10:10 824

Och-Ziff Capital Management Group Files Registration Statement for Initial Public Offering

NEW YORK, July 2 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Och-Ziff Capital Management Group LLC announced today that it has filed a registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for a proposed initial public offering of its Class A shares representing Class A limited liability com...

2007-07-03 08:20 768

Xinhua Finance Media Expands Outdoor Advertising Capabilities With New Acquisition

SHANGHAI, July 2 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Xinhua Finance Media ("XFMedia"; Nasdaq: XFML) today announced it has acquired a 100% interest in Convey Advertising Company ("Convey"), a major outdoor advertising operator in Hong Kong and across southern China. The acquisition expands XFMed...

2007-07-02 20:57 1165

China Agritech Announces $15 Million Private Placement Financing

BEIJING, July 2 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Agritech, Inc., a Delaware corporation, (OTC Bulletin Board: CAGC) ("China Agritech"), a leading liquid fertilizer manufacturer in China, announced that it has entered into an agreement with certain accredited investors for the private place...

2007-07-02 10:24 918

Synutra Achieves 65.3% Sales Growth and 133% Net Income Growth for the Full Year Ended March 31, 2007

Fiscal year EPS increased by 121% to $0.51 per share QINGDAO, PRC and ROCKVILLE, Md., June 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Synutra International, Inc. (Nasdaq: SYUT), one of China's leading manufacturers of dairy-based nutritional products for infants, children and adults, today reporte...

2007-07-02 09:59 1235

Chelsea Football Club Appoints EZshopnet Ltd as the Exclusive Merchandising Partner in Asian Pacific Region

Targets to Build the AP Football Regime with Its Base in Hong Kong HONG KONG, June 29 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Mr. Peter Kenyon, Chief Executive of Chelsea FC, and Mr. Perhson Wong, Chairman of EZshopnet Ltd, signed the exclusive merchandising partnership contract for the Asia Pacific region ...

2007-06-29 18:58 1181

China Unicom Announces Filing of Form 20-F with SEC

HONG KONG, June 29 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Unicom Limited (HKSE: 0762; NYSE: CHU) ("China Unicom" or "the Company") today announced that the Company has filed with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") its Annual Report on Form 20-F for the year ende...

2007-06-29 19:20 809

Guangshen Railway Files Form 20-F

SHENZHEN, China, June 29 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Guangshen Railway Company Limited ("Guangshen Railway" or the "Company") (HKEx: 525; SSE: 601333; NYSE: GSH) announced today that it has filed its annual report on Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2006 with the United ...

2007-06-29 12:01 746

Xinhua Finance/MNI China Business Survey: Climate Worse

SHANGHAI, June 29 .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 June Xinhua Finance/MNI China Business Sentiment Survey. The results of the survey show a second consecutive m...

2007-06-29 11:09 769

Xinhua Finance/MNI China Business Survey: Climate Worse

SHANGHAI, June 29 .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 June Xinhua Finance/MNI China Business Sentiment Survey. The results of the survey show a second consecutive m...

2007-06-29 10:56 818