China Rapid Finance’s U.S. IPO Has Been Less Than Stellar

Chinese marketplace lenders do not enjoy a stellar reputation in the world market, but the sheer size of the market renders it virtually impossible to ignore them. According to one report, there are 2,000 active P2P lenders in China, and in January alone ... ( read original story ...)

China’s Strength and Its Shopping Lift Alibaba’s Results

But there are challenges. The results show Alibaba has a long way to go before it can diversify its business amid expectations that even China’s online sales boom has its limits. And Alibaba is increasingly dipping its toe into American politics at an ... ( read original story ...)

China’s COMAC eyes investment in Bombardier

Bombardier Inc. has held talks with Chinese state-owned aerospace manufacturer Comac about a deal that could inject new life into its passenger jet business, according to ... by Boeing Co. In a bid to cut China’s dependency on Boeing and Airbus, Comac ... ( read original story ...)

China's Lenovo announces restructuring to focus on consumer

HONG KONG Lenovo Group Ltd announced a plan to restructure its China business to cope with the changing personal computer (PC) industry. Lenovo will be reorganized into two divisions, a consumer-focused division of PC and smart devices, and a data center ... ( read original story ...)

IPO Looks Bright For Chinese Education Company Bright Scholar

Growing education sector in China and improving revenue makes us bullish on this IPO. We recommend a modest allocation. Overview Bright Scholar Education (Pending:BEDU) has filed for a $200 million IPO in the U.S. The IPO is expected for Wednesday 5.18 ... ( read original story ...)

Why China's stars are promoting Europe's brands

China's film and TV stars are increasingly becoming the face of European and British brands. From perfumes to makeup, fashion and food, many are partnering up with international brands to expand in China's booming consumer market. Maryam Behmard reports. ( read original story ...)

China Boom to Churn Out Pakistan’s Largest IPO in Decade

Agha Steel plans to raise as much as $95 million this year Company to triple output as China finances $55b in projects Agha Steel Industries Ltd. is planning Pakistan’s biggest-ever private sector initial share sale this year to help boost output as ... ( read original story ...)

Report: Alibaba's Ant Financial to Delay IPO

The market has been awaiting the IPO of Ant, which as of April of last year had a valuation ... If the financial arm of Alibaba wants to be listed outside of China, it needs approval from Beijing, which it is likely to receive, but it could take a while ... ( read original story ...