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Special report: Hong Kong - A new reality

Dec 07, 2015 - The Lawyer

Despite shrinking dealflow in capital markets, international firms in Hong Kong have high hopes for areas such as private equity and contentious work

Generally seen as a beacon of stability in what can be a choppy Asian market, Hong Kong was rocked in 2014 by political demonstrations that brought the Chinese special administrative region's financial district to a virtual standstill. Pro-democracy demonstrators were eventually removed from the streets after the courts intervened, but not be...