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  • The changing role of cornerstone investors in Asia

    25 Oct 2012

    Cornerstone investors have become fundamental to IPOs in Asia, with offerings such as those of Felda Global Ventures and Astro dependent on their support. But rules are vague and significantly differ throughout jurisdictions

  • Philippines free float rules welcomed

    11 Oct 2012

    Counsel expect that the Philippine Stock Exchange’s free float rules will deliver crucial liquidity to the exchange

  • Sophisticated investor must be redefined

    01 Oct 2012

    The major stock exchanges have become increasingly focused on protecting the minority and retail investor base post-crisis. But regulators must rethink the definition of sophisticated investor