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Tuesday, 24 October 2017

Rio Tinto CEO Jean-Sebastien Jacques poses for photographs before announcing Rio Tinto's 2017 first-half results in London, Britain.

Rio Tinto faces fraud allegations

IFR Asia 1014 - October 21, 2017

The US Securities and Exchange Commission last Tuesday charged Rio Tinto and two of its former top executives with fraud, saying they inflated the value of coal assets in Mozambique and concealed critical information while tapping the market for billions of dollars.

CLSA Chairman and CEO Jonathan Slone speaks to reporters during CLSA investors conference in Hong Kong, China.

CLSA outlines ambitious growth plans

IFR Asia 1014 - October 21, 2017

One year after announcing its integration with Citic Securities International, CLSA is looking to grow its market share across multiple product lines.

Australia names ex-Goldman banker ASIC head

IFR Asia 1014 - October 21, 2017

A former Goldman Sachs banker, who also led the licensing division of Hong Kong’s securities regulator, was appointed new head of Australia’s corporate watchdog last Tuesday.

SGX teams up with Nasdaq

IFR Asia 1014 - October 21, 2017

Singapore Exchange and Nasdaq are teaming up to woo fast-growing Asian technology firms interested in listing on both exchanges, as they look to compete better for mid-sized IPOs.