Capital Finance Holdings Limited (HKG:8239) shareholders should be happy to see the share price up 13% in the last quarter. But will that repair the damage for the weary investors who have owned this stock as it declined over half a decade? Probably not. Indeed, the share price is down a whopping 85% in that time. It’s true that the recent bounce could signal the company is turning over a new leaf, but we are not so sure. The important question is if the business itself justifies a higher share price in the long term.
We really feel for shareholders in this scenario. It’s a good reminder of the importance of diversification, and it’s worth keeping in mind there’s more to life than money, anyway.
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The whimsical space is a modern, sleek space. Less color. Smaller crowds. Extra cleaning between kids. Aesthetically pleasing – and art plus coffee for the adults.
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Like many of those working in the industry at that time, I didn’t foresee the hurricane that was about to hit in the shape of what we now refer to as the global financial crisis.
This was, of course, merely the beginning of a period of challenges, transformation and reinvention, much of which is still underway.
A little over a decade on, I now head up TheCityUK, an organisation born out of those same storms, founded to convene the collective voice of the many sectors across the financial industry. Our aim today remains fundamentally the same as it was then: to champion and support the success of the financial and related professional services ecosystem.
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