China’s SenseTime prepares for HK IPO despite tech regulations, US blacklist

Photo: SenseTime Group

China’s artificial intelligence startup SenseTime Group has identified the mainland’s tightening technology regulatory regime as a key risk for investors in its proposed Hong Kong initial public offering (IPO), according to its filings.

SenseTime, which is also blacklisted in the U.S, lodged its preliminary filings Friday with the Hong Kong Exchange and Clearing Ltd, operator of the city’s stock exchange.

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