US appeals court brings back IPO case against Alibaba

The case hinges on a claim that the firm didn’t let investors know about a warning it had received from the Chinese government just before its 2014 IPO. The 2nd U.S. Circuit ... firm did not properly disclose that China’s State Administration for ... ( read original story ...)

Funko Looks to Rebound From IPO Meltdown With Overseas Push

In China, the world’s second-largest economy ... The CEO chalked up Funko’s IPO woes to investors struggling to understand its story. The bankruptcy of Toys “R” Us in September -- and the struggles of major toymakers like Mattel Inc.-- didn ... ( read original story ...)

Tencent affiliates IPO spree to continue into next year

Its online reading unit China Literature has raised US$1.1bln after pricing its Hong Kong IPO at the top of its range early in November. China’s first online-only insurance company Zhong An, in which Tencent holds a stake, raised $1.5 billion in a Hong ... ( read original story ...)

China’s megacity dream spurs Hebei Construction IPO

Hebei Construction Group on Monday launched a Hong Kong initial public offering, becoming the first company to tap investor interest in China’s ambitious Xiongan special zone plan. The company hopes to raise between HK$1.9 billion and HK$2.3 billion $248 ... ( read original story ...)

Canadian business will benefit from Trudeau’s China trip

A former diplomat, Colin Robertson is vice-president and fellow at the Canadian Global Affairs Institute. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's China trip may not have netted the expected free-trade talks, but Canadians should be satisfied on several fronts. ( read original story ...)

China’s Top 10 Luxury Lingerie Brands

Crackdowns on corruption and ostentation by a government uneasy about China’s growing inequalities have dampened consumers’ appetites for conspicuous logos and dazzling jewelry. Concealed beneath their clothes, however, lingerie has become a means for ... ( read original story ...)