Browsing: Asia Pacific

H&M Consulting Group Expands Capabilities in China

02/17/2012
New York, NY – A few weeks ago, H&M Consulting Group (HMCG), a Florida-based primary research provider, announced that  they are expanding their custom business to business and consumer market ...

Chinese Authorities Investigating Fraudulent Reports

12/27/2011
New York, NY – Silvercorp Metals, Inc., a Vancouver-based company with mining operations in China, has decided to fight back against accusations from short sellers of accounting fraud.  Last week, ...

Potential Bias Clear with Muddy Waters

12/12/2011
New York, NY – Over the past year or so, New York-based research provider, Muddy Waters Research has identified a number of Chinese companies which it believes have committed fraud, ...

Moody’s Buys Majority of Copal

11/21/2011
New York, NY – Early last week, New York-based ratings agency Moody’s Corp. acquired a majority stake in Indian research outsourcing firm Copal Partners for an undisclosed sum.  The investment ...

Sino-Forest Rebuffs Accusations by Short-Seller Muddy Waters

11/17/2011
New York – Sino-Forest, a Chinese timber company accused of fraud by short seller Muddy Waters, refutes the accusations after an independent committee concluded that the accusations do not reflect ...

GLG Invests in Chinese Social Media Startup

11/08/2011
Gerson Lehrman Group (“GLG”), the leading expert network, made a minority investment in Shanghai-based Ushi.com, a Chinese version of LinkedIn.  The investment reflects GLG’s continued drive to diversify its business, ...

Japanese and South Korean Companies are Successfully Addressing ESG issues

10/07/2011
New York – EIRIS, a global responsible investment research specialist, published its new report titled State of Responsible Business (Asia), which concludes that Asian companies, specifically those in Japan and ...

Sino-Forest Part 3: Downgraded only to see investors come its way

07/20/2011
New York – Despite Moody’s downgrade to B1, Sino-Forest’s stock has an avid buyer in Richard Chandler’s Mandolin Fund. A report published in June by short seller Muddy Waters caused the ...

Lost in the Woods

06/16/2011
New York –Sino-Forest said this week that it will take two to three months for its internal review to be completed and to be able to address the allegations of ...

Citic Buys Into CLSA

06/15/2011
Citic Securities, China’s largest investment bank, recently announced that it plans to acquire 19.9 percent of Credit Agricole SA (ACA)’s brokerage units, CLSA and Credit Agricole Cheuvreux, for $374 ...
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