Julia Fioretti

Securities firm Shenwan Hongyuan raises $1.16b in HK IPO

The deal is Asia’s biggest listing so far this year and the world’s sixth largest.


Biotech group Chi-Med files for HK listing, may raise up to $500m

Parent CK Hutchison plans to reduce its stake to below 50 per cent and will include a secondary share sale as part of the HK listing.


Brewer AB InBev said to hire more banks to work on $5b Asian IPO

A planned Hong Kong initial public offering (IPO) for the Asian business could raise up to $5 billion for the heavily indebted brewer.


China’s Hansoh Pharma re-files for Hong Kong IPO

Hansoh Pharmaceutical had initially looked to raise up to $1 billion.


WeLab Digital secures online-only banking licence in Hong Kong

Others who have secured virtual banking licences include JVs of StanChart and BOC Hong Kong and ZhongAn Technologies arm.


Tencent-backed live streaming firm Huya raises $327m in secondary offering

Huya is part of a growing trend of Chinese tech companies returning to capital markets for cash soon after their initial public offering (IPO).


Chinese internet gaint Tencent raises $6b in bond sale

The sale was Asia’s largest this year, Refinitiv data showed, exceeding property developer China Evergrande Group’s $2.8 billion issue in January.


Chinese tech giant Tencent plans $5b dollar bond sale, in Asia’s largest this year

Tencent last tapped the bond market in January last year, in which it raised $5 billion. It plans to launch the latest sale on Wednesday.


Chinese video platform Bilibili launches $621m offering a year after IPO

The company is selling a $300 million seven-year convertible bond and 17.1 million shares, of which 10.55 million are primary.


China drone maker EHang considers $200m private funding instead of US IPO

The five-year old company has decided to put off those plans as it is not ready to go public.