The growth story of China’s legal and financial industries is both a product and a testimony of this country’s continuous economic transformation: nascent but fast-growing, vastly different from a decade ago and still rapidly changing. The game has started, and faced with various issues, both international and domestic firms are constantly responding, rethinking, reshaping, readjusting… To survive and thrive, they need to master the fine art of balance between growth and profitability, expansion and quality control, opportunities and risks.

Finance

Be it companies or funds, Chinese investors are remarkably active players in the international M&A and PE arena.

Chinese business man Jack Ma, who created Alibaba in 1999 then turned it into an e-commerce powerhouse worth more than $231 billion, believes Africa is overflowing with talent.

Alibaba Chief Executive Announces New Investment Fund for African Entrepreneurs

Chinese business man Jack Ma, who created Alibaba in 1999 then turned it into an e-commerce powerhouse worth more than $231 billion, believes Africa is overflowing with talent.

27-07-2017

Dr. Joachim von Amsberg, a former World Bank official, responsible for driving the strategic direction for the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank and overseeing its environmental and social policies. He helps lead the institution's efforts to boost regional prosperity through development financing different from that seen at Western banks.

“Mobilizing private capital is a key priority right from the beginning”

Dr. Joachim von Amsberg, a former World Bank official, responsible for driving the strategic direction for the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank and overseeing its environmental and social policies. He helps lead the institution's efforts to boost...

28-08-2017

Chinese online micro-credit provider Qudian raised around $900 million in an IPO on the New York Stock Exchange, marking the biggest US listing by a Chinese fintech company.

Chinese Fintech Company Qudian Raises $900m

Chinese online micro-credit provider Qudian raised around $900 million in an IPO on the New York Stock Exchange, marking the biggest US listing by a Chinese fintech company.

20-10-2017

Stanford graduate and serial entrepreneur Lu Zhang is the founding
partner of Fusion Fund (a.k.a NewGen Capital), which specializes in early stage healthcare and technology investments. On Forbes’ 30 Under 30 list, she is one of the top young tech investors in venture capital.

Lu Zhang (Fusion Fund): "Serial entrepreneurs are always the focus of attention in Silicon Valley"

Stanford graduate and serial entrepreneur Lu Zhang is the founding partner of Fusion Fund (a.k.a NewGen Capital), which specializes in early stage healthcare and technology investments. On Forbes’ 30 Under 30 list, she is one of the top young tech in...

09-11-2017

Bank of China Paris Issues $1.5bn Equivalent Third Offshore Green Bonds

On the occasion of 2nd anniversary of COP21 and Paris Accord, Bank of China Paris Branch has priced its third offshore Green Bonds. The move, which took place on November 15th, is certificated by the Climate Bonds Initiative (CBI) and consists of a 5...

29-11-2017