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False Reports of Shots Fired at LAX Cause Panic, Chaos

Reports set off a swift police response at multiple terminals, and a stampede of terrified passengers<p>By<p>Andy Pasztor,<p>Andy Pasztor<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>Andy.Pasztor@wsj.com<p>Miriam Jordan and<p>Miriam Jordan<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@mirjordan<p>Miriam.Jordan@wsj.com<p>Ken Brown<p>Ken Brown<p>The Wall …

Flying

About $12bn of equity capital is trapped in HK-listed companies that have not traded in at least three months — a number that will more than double if Hanergy Thin Film, now frozen for six weeks following its spectacular fall from grace, does not resume trading soon

July 2, 2015 4:52 am<p><b>Hong Kong share suspensions irk investors</b><p>Jennifer Hughes in Hong Kong<p>When Silchester first bought into the South China Morning …

Hong Kong

Bruised Solar Stock Hanergy Exits From Guggenheim Etfs Tan

Correspondent Clare Jim on her exclusive on Hong Kong's probe of Hanergy

01 JUL 2015<p>Reuters exclusively reported that the Hong Kong bourse asked Hanergy Thin Film Power Group (HTF) to hand over its Chinese parent company’s …

Bruised Solar Stock Hanergy Exits Guggenheim ETFs

June 30, 2015--Troubled Chinese solar stock Hanergy has been dumped from the flagship solar exchange traded fund.<p>The banged-up stock contributed to a …

More Skepticism About Hanergy as the Value of the Company Rises

<b>Reuters: Thin-Film Solar Technology Under Scrutiny as China's Hanergy Soars</b><p>The green energy potential of thin-filmsolarpanels has propelled Li Hejun …

fastFT

April 12, 2018<p>Shares in Norwegian Air have rocketed on news that the owner of British Airways may be considering a takeover.<p>Show more<p>April 12, …

Hanergy’s Aerial Routine Ends in a Crash

With a swan dive from a very high cliff, the company loses more than $18 billion in market capitalization<p>It was hard to comprehend why little-known Hanergy Thin Film Power became the world’s most valuable solar-energy company. Why it plunged 47% in an hour Wednesday might be a little easier to …

Market Capitalization

Hanergy's Stock Collapse Is A Frustrating Win For Handcuffed Short Sellers

John Fichthorn of hedge fund Dialectic Capital woke up on Wednesday morning to find one his most promising short trades, a bet against high-flying Chinese solar panel manufacturer Hanergy Thin Film Power Group was finally paying off after the stock plunged 47% in early Hong Kong trading and was …

Hong Kong

Dear Renewable Critics: Hanergy's Collapse Has Little To Do With Solar

The rapid rise and strange fall of Hanergy Thin Film has investors scratching their heads for an explanation.<p>The stock surged in 2013 and 2014 on announcements that the company, which started as a hydropower firm, planned on making solar cars and opening 1,500 “experience” centers to teach Chinese …

Solar Power

Hanergy Plunge: The Man Who Lost $14 Billion in One Day

Li Hejun was once considered China’s richest man based on his stake in the solar company<p>HONG KONG—On the day Li Hejun saw the value of his company holdings sink roughly $14 billion, he was skipping the firm’s annual meeting to attend what it said was a clean-energy exhibition in Beijing.<p>That …

Stock Markets

UPDATE 4-Filings link Hong Kong's tumbling high-fliers Hanergy and Goldin | Reuters

* Goldin advised Hanergy on multiple deals - filings<p>* Companies say unable to explain sudden share collapse<p>* Share volatility tests Hong Kong’s oversight ability (Recasts with business link between Hanergy and Goldin)<p>By Lawrence White and Deena YAO<p>HONG KONG, May 21 (Reuters) - Two large Hong …

Hong Kong

Worse than Hanergy? Goldin, you should be ashamed [Updated with more solitaire]

2015-05-21T07:30:04.000Z<p>By: David Keohane<p>UPDATING at the top because… well, you’ll see why. From a great Bloomberg piece just out (do read the full …

Behind Hanergy’s Hong Kong sell-off: unpaid loans

HONG KONG and BEIJING (Caixin Online) — The solar-panel manufacturer whose listed subsidiary has suffered a sell-off of shares in Hong Kong failed to …

Hanergy Parent Says Operations Are "Normal" With "No Overdue Loans"

The parent company of Hong Kong-listed Hanergy Thin Film, the renewable energy firm controlled by billionaire Li Hejun whose shares plunged by 47% before being suspended yesterday, said in a statement this evening its group operations “are normal in all respects and we maintain a good financial …

Loans

Hanergy Shows No Goldin Moment for Hong Kong Stocks

The share collapse of high flyers Hanergy, Goldin Financial and Goldin Properties is a reminder of the limits of passively managed money in unevenly regulated markets<p>For three high-flying Hong Kong stocks to crash in two days isn’t just a moment to reflect on market manias. It’s also a reminder of …

Hong Kong

Goldin Financial follows Hanergy downward

A day after the stock of a high-profile solar-panel maker crashed 47% in Hong Kong, two other Chinese companies ended similarly meteoric rallies with …

Hanergy Solar Collapse: Looks Like A Tale Of Irrational Exuberance

Chinese thin-film solar panel maker Hanergy was a high-flying stock this year, with its price soaring six-fold to a valuation of $37 billion despite what should have been numerous warning signs, including the brand being built on the CEO’s charisma, the often-careless promotion of Cleantech for its …

Clean Technology

Under-investigation Hanergy had appointed Goldin Financial as adviser -filing | Reuters

HONG KONG, May 21 (Reuters) - Hanergy Thin Film Power Group Ltd appointed Goldin Financial Holdings as a financial adviser in February this year, a stock exchange filing showed, linking companies whose share price values have collapsed in the last two days.<p>Hanergy appointed Goldin to advise it on a …

Solar Panels

Hanergy adviser Goldin Financial’s stock plummeted $14 billion in Hong Kong

Broker and lender Goldin Financial followed client Hanergy Thin Film Power down sharply on Thursday, plummeting 43% on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange and wiping $14 billion off of its market cap.<p>The fall comes a day after Hanergy lost $19 billion in market value in just 24 minutes of trading, and …

Hong Kong

Hanergy stock plunge to test Hong Kong securities watchdog | Reuters

* Regulator, exchange grapple with surge in volatility<p>* Stock Connect poses oversight challenge<p>* Risk of market manipulation seen growing<p>By Michelle Price<p>HONG KONG, May 21 (Reuters) - Sharp share price swings are testing the ability of Hong Kong’s securities regulator to prevent potential market …

Hong Kong

Hanergy Plunge: The Man Who Lost $14 Billion in One Day

On the day Li Hejun saw the value of his company holdings sink roughly $14 billion, he was skipping the firm’s annual meeting to attend what it said was a clean-energy exhibition in Beijing. As the WSJ’s Jacky Wong and Wayne Ma report:<p>That company, Hanergy Thin Film Power Group Ltd., which Mr. Li …

Stock Markets

Shenzhen Stocks Rising 500% Dwarf Hong Kong Shares Wild Ride

In Shenzhen, home of China’s hottest stock market, rallies of more than 500 percent aren’t unusual. What’s become rare are the type of corrections …

This Man Lost $15 Billion In ONE HOUR

If watching Beyoncé pour $20,000 champagne into a hot tub made you queasy, hearing about how one of the richest men in China managed to lose $15 …

Investing

Hanergy: Bulk of Stock Collapse Occurred in Less Than a Second

Trading pattern echoes similar move seen in May 2010 ‘flash crash’<p>The collapse of a Chinese solar company’s shares this week was caused by a sudden wave of rapid-fire sell orders that sank the price in less than a second.<p>An analysis of trading data by The Wall Street Journal and interviews with …

Stock Markets

This may be why the big solar ETF is blocking out hard-hit Hanergy

Hanergy Thin Film Power Group has stopped trading, and that stoppage itself could be behind the plan to boot the hard-hit Chinese stock from its spot …

Try It Now

China's Hanergy chairman sold some shares before stock plunge | Reuters

HONG KONG, May 23 (Reuters) - The chairman of China’s Hanergy Thin Film, which saw its shares tumble nearly 50 percent on Wednesday before trading was halted, had sold some shares before the plunge, Hong Kong stock exchange filings showed.<p>Chairman and founder Li Hejun of the Chinese solar company …

China