One of London Stock Exchange Group’s largest shareholders believes it is “now or never” for other suitors to make a rival offer to the shock £30bn bid from the Hong Kong bourse. The top ten shareholder
BANGKOK (AP) — Asian shares were mixed Thursday after China moved to ease trade tensions. Investors drew encouragement from China’s decision to exempt some U.S. products from a recent round of tariffs.
Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing already owns one venerable City of London institution — the London Metal Exchange. In its only overseas acquisition to date, HKEX bought the 142-year-old exchange in 2012