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China-based coworking space startup naked Hub plans HK IPO


Naked Hub said it expects to close its third financing round of up to $200 million by the end of this year.

China hires 10 banks for its $2b dollar-denominated sovereign bond issue

Foreign banks include Citigroup, Deutsche Bank, HSBC , and Standard Chartered,

Intel Capital joins $100m round in China’s Horizon Robotics, backs Japan’s DeepMind

Intel Capital announced its latest tranche of investments worth $60 million in 15 global startups.

Jim Rogers-backed fintech bank ITF Corp chooses Hong Kong for headquarters

ITF Corporation, the world’s first fintech bank founded by Hui Jie Lim and funded by US investor Jim Rogers, will set up its headquarters in Hong Kong and start operations next year. The bank – which aims to work with fintech companies in the city – will develop products and… Read more »

HK: Mason Group eyes Europe’s wealthy with $60m Liechtenstein private bank buy

It comes within weeks of Legend Holdings’ acquisition of Luxembourg’s Banque Internationale.

HK: Vitol says talks with Noble Group ‘very complicated’, unsure of deal

Vitol Group’s negotiations to buy Noble Group Ltd.’s oil trading unit are “very complicated” and may not end in a deal

Latest funding makes Meituan the world’s fourth-most valuable startup

Four of the top five unicorns are Chinese, trailing Uber that still holds the crown at $68 billion.

China Creation Ventures makes first close of USD fund at nearly $100m

China Creation Ventures made its debut in April by raising its first RMB fund at RMB1.5 billion ($220 million).

China: Sinovation Ventures leads $40m Series B in m-commerce startup Huajuan

Evolution Media China, Ventech China, Vertex Ventures and Zhiping Capital also joined the round.

China’s Meituan-Dianping raises $4b, valuing the firm at a lofty $30b

Tencent led the round that was joined by Sequoia Capital, Singapore’s GIC, and Tiger Global Management.