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Leapfrogging the IPO gridlock: Chinese companies get a taste for reverse takeovers 23:00 GMT

HONG KONG, May 6 (Reuters) - Chinese firms looking to jump a massive queue of companies seeking to do initial public offerings (IPOs) and start trading their shares on the Shanghai or Shenzhen markets are increasingly going through the backdoor by taking control of companies that already have coveted listing status.  Full Article

 

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Data as of 23:48 GMT (Delayed at least 20 minutes).
Commodity Exch Currency Expire Last Trade
Date/Time
Net Chg Open High Low
GOLD CON1
Jun16
TCE JPY 06/27 4,430 05/02 06:07 +45 4,371 4,430 4,365
SILVER CON1
Jun16
TCE JPY 06/27 61 05/02 05:07 +0 61 61 61
PLATINUM CON1
Jun16
TCE JPY 06/27 3,693 05/02 15:22 +28 3,655 3,700 3,655
PALLADIUM CON1
Apr16
TCE JPY 04/25 2,169 04/28 00:52 +35 2,169 2,169 2,169

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UK £ USD =1.4490
Euro USD =1.1402
Rand USD =0.0668
Symbol Last Net Change
BRENT CRUDE USD  45.22 USD  0.60
GAS OIL APR1 USD  395.25 USD  1.00
LIGHT CRUDE CON1 USD  44.41 USD  0.09
NATURAL GAS CON1 USD  2.07 USD  -0.00
Symbol Last Net Change
COFFEE C CON1 USC  120.50 USC  1.40
COCOA CON1 USD  3,158.00 USD  -20.00
SUGAR 11 CON1 USC  15.73 USC  -0.92