Bates, Zenith win online Asia brokerage business

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HONG KONG--Hong Kong financial services dot-com, hasappointed Bates Worldwide to develop communication strategy and creative work. Zenith Media will handle media buying. The budget was not disclosed.

A $30 million joint venture of Cable & Wireless HKT, recently acquired by Richard Li's Pacific Century CyberWorks and Jardine Fleming, is an online securities trading brokerage for Hong Kong listed stocks andwarrants. It also provides real-time market quotes, financial news and stock and cash account balances.

The Hong Kong-based plans to extend services to Japan, Taiwan, South Korea, the U.S., Canada, Australia, Singapore, India, the Philippines, Thailand and Indonesia.

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