CX Daily: HKEx’s London Stock Exchange Bid Was A Long Time Coming

Caixin Global | Sep 13, 2019 at 6:25 AM
  • It caught world markets by surprise, but the Hong Kong Stock Exchange operator’s unsolicited 29.6 billion pound ($36.5 billion) bid for London Stock Exchange Group (LSE) has been in the works for quite some time, its chairwoman told us.
  • Hong Kong’s tourism industry has taken a hit from protests that have caused more than 30 countries to issue travel warnings for the city.