Euronext IPO challenges Sunak’s Big Bang 2.0 theory

UK Chancellor Rishi Sunak’s assertion earlier this week that Brexit could trigger a ‘Big Bang 2.0…

Full Truck Alliance raises $1.7bn as Uber meets Silk Road

Full Truck Alliance, the Chinese ground transport ‘Uber-for-trucks’ online platform, announced earlier today that it has…

Covid Vaccine Boost for a Moderna World

For a second successive Monday morning, the world awoke to heartwarming Covid vaccine news.    At…

Ozon IPO perks up Russian e-commerce sector

The Russian e-commerce market sprang back into life this week, with one of its oldest and…

Markets get high on cannabis

Although the much anticipated Democratic ‘blue wave’ failed to materialise in last week’s US presidential elections,…

Ant IPO suspension gives investors reality check

Ant IPO suspended: The $37bn dual listing of Alibaba Group’s spin-off Ant Group was called off…

Chinese manufacturing rebounds – but is it sustainable?

Output from the Chinese manufacturing industry approached a ten-year high last month as it recovered from…

Foreign investors help Chinese shares hit $10 trillion

Chinese shares surged at the start of the week to take their combined value to over…

Money’s a hit for BTS in S Korean IPO frenzy

It may not have started out about the money, but the seven members of BTS, South…

Evergrande lays cards on EV table

Evergrande looking to sell yuan-denominated shares through Shanghai's new Star Market. T

Happiest Minds sets pace for Mumbai IPOs

Happiest Minds Technologies set the pace for new IPOs in Mumbai, closing at a 111%premium

Allegro IPO pins hopes on Polish shoppers going digital

Allegro is planning to become Poland's largest publicly listed company through an IPO next month.

Ma gives STAR vote of confidence with sale of the century

Jack Ma confirms that he is to list his And Group simultaneously on the STAR Market…

Hong Kong crisis makes Tokyo walk the line

Japan wants to use the Hong Kong crisis to persuade its bankers to mover to Tokyo,…

Secondary Hang Seng listings open new front in US-China trade war

China’s largest online retailer JD.com will tomorrow become the latest in a growing roll call of…

China pips India in battle for stake in Dakha Stock Exchange

This week’s announcement from Bangladesh that it had rejected a bid for a 25% stake in…

Russia looks to invest in Saudi Aramco as bonds with Riyadh grow ever deeper

Russian pension funds are considering investing in Saudi Aramco when it lists its stock in a…

Saudi purge casts doubt over plans for Saudi Aramco IPO

Last weekend’s spate of arrests orchestrated by Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman that has…

Spotlight falls on CEFC as Qatar sovereign wealth fund signs up to EN+ IPO

Qatar’s sovereign investment fund the QIA has applied to invest $250m in the  $1.5bn IPO of…

Moscow gets ready for return of the IPO

The Moscow Stock Exchange  may host up to 12  IPOs and SPOs  next year and various…

Belt and Road gets own shipping index

After a two-year trial the Shanghai Shipping Exchange (SSE) yesterday officially launched a series of indices…

NASDAQ and Shanghai exchange get into bed with Astana

Nasdaq has been selected to power Kazakhstan’s new AIFC Exchange and, along with the Shanghai Stock…

More Russian IPOs planned as investors return to Moscow

Foreign investors are being lured back into Russia by businesses seeking to tap the public equity and…

Saudi Aramco to woo Chinese with IPO

Saudi Aramco has asked JPMorgan Chase & Co and Morgan Stanley to help with what, at $100bn,…