The IPOs of China Mobile and China Construction Bank also came with a POWL tranche in Japan, attracting both Japanese institutional and retail investors.
Both POWL and cornerstone investors are a key step for state-owned AgBank as it hopes that signing up big name investors ahead of its Shanghai and Hong Kong listings in mid-July will help attract other investors despite weak market sentiment.
earned 72 cents per share in the quarter, which easily exceeded the consensus of 57 cents by more than 26% while also trouncing the year-ago result of 22 cents.
Powls small size (left) for 132 KV CGL make GCB (SPSP) 02 Nos
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Eric Powls now boasts his own wool mountain at his home in central Middlesbrough, after a competition win.
JOHN POWLS ON A HAPPY VALLEY TRIP MIDDLESBROUGH''S performance at the Valley was encouraging - but there is still work to be done There were encouraging signs of progress, some very decent individual and group performances and a pleasing resilience in the 1-0 win last Saturday.
JOHN POWLS GETS A TASTE OF BORDEAUX WITH the Girondins of Bordeaux being earlier in their preseason than Boro in the final warm-up game, it was down to The Reds to make this last friendly opportunity a real work out.