Large private companies in
Britain will have to comply with governance standards for the
first time from 2020 in a response to the collapse of unlisted
retailer BHS that left thousands of people out of a job.
Hong Kong is on course to take
the global IPO crown this year for the most money raised in
stock market flotations, narrowly ahead of arch-rival New York,
but its new listings have posted the worst performance among
leading bourses, data show.
A top executive of China's Huawei
Technologies Co Ltd argued that she should be let out
on bail while awaiting an extradition hearing due to severe
hypertension and fears for her health while incarcerated in
Canada, court documents released on Sunday showed.
British outsourcing company Interserve Plc
said on Sunday it is in talks with its lenders on a debt
reduction plan that is likely to involve converting a
substantial part of the company's debt into new equity.