Monthly Archives: December, 2015

Bye Bye New York, Hello Shanghai

December 15th, 2015 Posted by Capital Markets, China Business Development No Comment yet

Chinese executives are going home to raise capital. According to a Bloomberg report, the total amount of capital raised by Chinese-domiciled  companies via IPOs on the US exchanges fell 84% in 2015. Here are the numbers:

  • 14 US IPOs with a total value of $666M
  • 531 China IPOs with a total value of $17B

Read the Bloomberg article here.

China’s Big 3 with $80B to Go Shopping

December 10th, 2015 Posted by Capital Markets, China Business Development, M&A No Comment yet

Alibaba, Tencent, and Baidu together have $80B in capital available for acquisitions. With venture financing becoming more difficult in China, BAT are becoming go-to buyers for startups.

Read the Bloomberg article here.