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The Key Features of Chinese M&A in 2017

Chinese companies have been on a buying spree around the globe over the past two years. 2016 witnessed a record.

by Deng Yuanyuan and Liu Sha | May. 10 2017

The Road to Gung Ho: An Exemplary Tale for Chinese Outbound M&A

Thirty years ago, there was such nationalist angst in the United States over Japanese buyouts of American companies that Hollywood.

by Zhou Li | Apr. 1 2017

Chinese Acquisitions in the West: Making a Meal of It

The Chinese economy grew by 6.9% in 2015, the slowest pace in 25 years. The slowdown is likely to.

by Matthew Fulco | Apr. 11 2016

What Ails Chinese Acquisitions Abroad?

Why do so many overseas acquisitions by Chinese companies not live up to expectations? Very often the blame is pinned.

by Ying Zhang | Mar. 14 2016

The Online Sector in China: When Rivals Work Together

In 2014 rival taxi apps Didi Dache and Kuaidi Dache engaged in a fierce price war that left onlookers stunned.

by Li Hui | Jan. 11 2016

When East Buys West: The Challenge of Merger Integration

Even when a deal is signed, the acquisition is far from over. The next step, integration, can be even more.

by Bennett Voyles | Dec. 7 2015

When East Buys West: Regulation in Outbound Acquisitions

Congratulations! After all the haggling, 14-hour flights, and 11th-hour dramas, you’ve closed the deal. Your firm now.

by Bennett Voyles | Nov. 17 2015

How BAT and Xiaomi are investing in other companies

China’s internet world is ruled by three big players: Baidu, Alibaba and Tencent, collectively known as BAT. The three.

by Li Hui | Nov. 10 2015

When East Buys West: Putting the team together For An M&A

Like the movies, corporate acquisitions are a collaborative art: miscast one role, and you can ruin the whole picture. The.

by Bennett Voyles | Nov. 9 2015

When East Buys West: The role of the CEO in an M&A

Few direct actions of the CEO can have as much impact on the future of a company as the decision.

by Bennett Voyles | Oct. 28 2015

When East Buys West: The M&A Deals of Chinese Companies

Chinese companies are on an acquisition spree abroad. On paper, buying abroad may make sense, but from strategy to execution.

by Bennett Voyles | Oct. 27 2015

Understanding China’s Anti-Monopoly Law

At times controversial, China’s Anti-Monopoly Law is playing an increasingly important role in the country.

by Colin Shek | Jun. 29 2015

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