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BitMEX: A bitcoin journey from bags of cash to the Cheung Kong Center

BitMEX: A bitcoin journey from bags of cash to the Cheung Kong Center

July 01, 2019
By CHRIS WRIGHT

Arthur Hayes felt the golden days of finance had gone by the time he got started in investment banking in Hong Kong – until cryptocurrency gave him the opportunity to establish platform BitMEX, now one of the most successful bitcoin exchanges in the world.

Asiamoney 30th Anniversary Brokers Poll of Polls

Asiamoney 30th Anniversary Brokers Poll of Polls

June 28, 2019

Asiamoney has recognised the most impressive companies across Asia Pacific for the last three decades, publishing the Best Managed Companies Awards, the Corporate Governance Poll and the Asia’s Outstanding Companies Poll.

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Banking: Is size the solution in CEE?

Banking: Is size the solution in CEE?

May 14, 2019
By LUCY FITZGEORGE-PARKER

Well-capitalized, liquid and digitally sophisticated, banks in emerging Europe today are far from the clunking incumbents and fly-by-nights of the post-socialist era.

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Analysts sound warnings on South Korea’s risks

Analysts sound warnings on South Korea’s risks

June 14, 2019
By JEREMY WELTMAN

Economic deterioration and foreign-policy obstacles present tough political challenges for the president and DPK ahead of legislative elections next year – and require utmost vigilance from investors.