January 25, 2018 / 10:36 PM / 4 months ago

Breakingviews - The Exchange: Dual-class dueling

By Jeffrey Goldfarb

The name of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited is displayed at the entrance in Hong Kong, China January 24, 2018. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

HONG KONG (Reuters Breakingviews) - Hong Kong’s plan to welcome super-voting stock weakens corporate governance, but its appeal to Chinese tech companies also may be exaggerated. Officials from Credit Suisse, BlackRock, PCCW Media and Bain Capital debated the upcoming changes at a recent Breakingviews event.

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