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China's IPO billionaires

A rousing market rally in the first six weeks of the year hatched some two dozen billionaires
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 - 05:50
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The Shenzhen Composite Index, the smaller of China's two stock exchanges, is up 12 per cent in US dollar terms, Asia's highest returns and trailing just Russia and Saudi Arabia globally. That stock market alone produced at least three new billionaires.

Hong Kong

CHINA'S world-best stock market rally made January the busiest month for IPOs in a year. It also created a bundle of new billionaires.

In the first six weeks of 2015, the world's second-biggest economy hatched about two dozen billionaires, many of whom are riding initial