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Capital markets: PRC firms in China

Fangda Partners

At Fangda Partners, the capital markets team has deep experience with PRC debt and equity transactions; advising on IPOs (including on the new Shanghai technology and innovation board), restructuring and public M&A, as well as bond issuances, placements and Panda bonds. The group is co-led by Shanghai's Leo Lou and in Beijing by Dong WuChristine Chen and Yan Yan. Doris Tang is central to the China capital markets team, assisting both issuers and underwriters with transactions.  In a landmark deal, Jeffery Ding and Jonathan Zhou, alongside Tang and Lou headed the team that advised Alibaba Group on its secondary listing on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Co-founding partner Michael Qi is also a practitioner with capital markets expertise.

Practice head(s):

Leo Lou; Dong Wu; Christine Chen; Yan Yan

Testimonials

I am extremely happy with the work done by Fangda, specifically around capital market transactions.

Their international mindset, coupled with their domestic expertise makes of Fangda a perfect partners for any foreign firms having to execute transaction onshore.’

Christine Chen is the reference lawyer on all Panda related matter. Her understanding of international context applied to the domestic onshore context help her design solid and innovative solution which works.’

Key clients

Alibaba Group Holding

Budweiser Brewing Company APAC

Huatai Securities Co

China International Capital Corporation

CLSA

CCB International Capital

Fortune (HK) Securities

DBS Asia Capital

BOCOM International Securities

ABCI Securities Company

ICBC International Securities

China Everbright Securities (HK)

China Industrial Securities International Capital

Haitong International Securities Company

SPDB International Capital

CMB International Capital

China International Capital Corporation

Advanced Micro-Fabrication Equipment

WuXi AppTec Co

ArcSoft Corporation

AUPU Home Style Corporation

Guangzhou Rural Commercial Ban

Nanjing Southeast State-owned Assets Investment Group

Zhongyuan Asset Management

Crédit Agricole

United Overseas Bank

Bank of China

Bank of Communications Hong Kong Branch

Work highlights

  • Advised Alibaba Group Holding in connection with its global offering and listing of its ordinary shares on the Main Board of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong
  • Advised Crédit Agricole, a global systemically important bank headquartered in France, on its offering of RMB1 billion senior preferred bonds on China’s interbank bond market.
  • Advised Budweiser Brewing Company APAC on its $5bn offering and listing of its shares on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.

Han Kun Law Offices

Han Kun Law Offices has an increasingly strong reputation for debt and equity capital markets transactions, with an impressive client roster of Chinese issuers and international underwriters, including Goldman Sachs, Credit Suisse and JP Morgan. The team has vast experience in IPOs and follow-on debt and equity offerings on overseas capital markets. Charles Li is a veteran of public and private financing, as well as M&A of public companies. The group is under the leadership of Dafei Chen (an expert in US securities and exchange commission-registered offerings), Jason Wang, Hong Kong public offerings expert Tao Li and Bing Xue, who is regularly instructed on high-profile IPOs.

Other key lawyers:

Charles Li; Yijun Chao; Jiaxin Liu

Testimonials

Responsible and proactive.’

Charles Li is very professional and highly involved in the project.’

Key clients

J.P. Morgan

Goldman Sachs (Asia) LLC

Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC

UBS Securities Hong Kong

BofA Merrill Lynch

Meituan Dianping

Innovent Biologics

iQIYI

Tencent Music Entertainment Group

NIO

AsiaInfo Technologies

21Vianet Group

Jiumaojiu International Holdings

Yunji

9F

Work highlights

  • Advised joint sponsors, MLFE, UBS and CLSA, on the HKD29.8bn Secondary Listing of JD.com on the Main Board of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong
  • Advised Morgan Stanley, J.P. Morgan Securities and BofA Securities, the joint bookrunners on DouYu’s $775m US IPO.
  • Represented the Underwriters in Kingsoft Cloud’s over USD 551 million U.S. IPO

King & Wood Mallesons

King & Wood Mallesons, which has a global office network, is well placed to advise clients on PRC and cross-border equity and debt capital markets transactions. The group is regularly instructed on debt capital markets and securitisations, as well as IPOs, refinancing, corporate bond issuances and public company M&A. In Beijing, the department is headed by Yongliang ZhangNing ZhouMulong Gong and Jin Peng; while Peng Mu and Lixin Wang take the lead in Shanghai. Xiaohong Zhao stands out for equity transactions, as does Lizi Tang, who has significant experience advising Chinese enterprises on restructurings and going public domestically and overseas.

Other key lawyers:

Xiaohong Zhao; Lizi Tang; Yifeng Jiang

Testimonials

Professional, diligent, serious, responsible for and considerate to clients.’

 

Key clients

J.P. Morgan Securities plc

Huatai Financial Holdings (Hong Kong)

Morgan Stanley & Co. International plc

Credit Suisse Securities (Europe)

HSBC Bank plc

Beijing-Shanghai High Speed Railway

Qingdao Haier Biomedical

CGN Power

China Eastern Airlines Corporation

Bank of China

Work highlights

  • AdvisedHuatai Securitie on its GDR issuance
  • Assisted the Postal Savings Bank of China with its successful debut on the Shanghai Stock Exchange
  • Advised China International Capital Corporation and Credit Suisse as joint sponsors of Alibaba Group for its secondary listing n the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.

Zhong Lun Law Firm

Zhong Lun Law Firm has accumulated significant experience in capital markets, and is able to advise clients on on- and offshore listings. In addition to equity work, the group is also well-versed in debt, including in relation to domestic and overseas bond issuances, and asset securitisations. The department is jointly led by Fang ChenZhoujun TangHaibo JiaLefan Gong and Jiyong Feng. Chairman of the firm Anthony Zhao has a strong track-record in capital markets, particularly in the TMT sector; recently advising Chinese companies on overseas listings in Singapore and New York. Kefeng Li is noted for domestic listings, including on the Shanghai technology and innovation board, as well as the newly launched ChiNext board in Shenzhen. Dual-PRC and -New York qualified senior associate Roy Zheng is developing a strong overseas capital markets practice, with a focus on the TMT and healthcare sectors.

Testimonials

They have accompanied, assisted, and participated in many Chinese corporate capital market operations and investment mergers and acquisitions representative projects.

The lawyers have professional experience in capital markets, investment and mergers and acquisitions, and pursues excellence. It is a reliable and trustworthy team of professional lawyers.’

 

Key clients

JD.com

Netease

Zai Lab

Huarong Shipping Financial Leasing

Morgan Stanley

Goldman Sachs

J.P. Morgan

CICC

Citigroup

Qingdao Huicheng Environmental Technology

China Railway Signal & Communication Corporation

Thinkon Semiconductor Jinzhou

China Tianying

Beijing Fengshangshiji Culture Media

Pinlive Foods

CareRay Digital Medical Technology

Rizhao Xingye Auto Parts

Guangdong Meitong Measurement & Control Technology

Citychamp Dartong

Work highlights

  • Advised Morgan Stanley, Credit Suisse, J.P. Morgan and CICC, as the joint underwriters, on the IPO of Yunji on the Nasdaq Global Market.
  • Advised JD.com on its public offering of $1bn registered notes on the Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited, where BofA and UBS acted as the underwriters.
  • Acting as legal counsel of China Railway Signal & Communication Corporation for its initial public offering of A shares and listing on the STAR Market of the Shenzhen Stock Exchange, which have raised more than ¥10 billion and be the largest domestic listing on STAR Market.

Global Law Office

Global Law Office has a well-established capital markets team that handles domestic and overseas deals, with particular expertise in structured transactions for underwriters and issuers for debt and equity matters. In Beijing, the main contacts are Jinrong LiuXin ZhangWei Qin and Wen Li; and in Shenzhen, Cheng LiHaishan Sun is up-and-coming within the department and has built a strong practice in offshore IPOs. Xing Jin is regularly instructed on securitisations and derivative transactions.

Testimonials

The team members have a reasonable structure, have a good educational background and professional background, can use Chinese and English as working languages, and host lawyers with legal professional overseas educations.’

It has a good advantage in legal service projects in overseas capital markets.’

The team has extensive experience in legal services in the direction of the capital market. The partner team is experienced and responsible, has a good international vision and outstanding business and legal comprehensive thinking capabilities, and can provide satisfactory legal services to clients.’

Key clients

China Resources Microelectronics

New Frontier Corporation

ESR

China Risun Group

Douyu

Tianjin Jingwei Huikai Optoelectronic

Fangdd

Maike Tube

Molecular Data

Lvji Technology

China Construction Bank

Heng’an International Group

New Development Bank

China Resources Land

China Bond Insurance

Shaanxi Financial Asset Management

Fujian Yango Group

Beijing Infrastructure Investment

BOC Financial Asset Investment

Lvgem (China) Real Estate Investment Company

Holitech

Shanghai Pudong Development Bank

Agricultural Bank of China

Lionbridge Financing Leasing (China)

Zhongtian My Home Group

Yankuang Group

FINELANDSERVICE

Qingdao West Coast Development (Group)

Beijing Jiangong Guotong Construction Engineering

Beijing BBI City Utility tunnel Investment

Work highlights

  • China Resources Microelectronics Limited Initial Public Offering and Listing on Sci-Tech Innovation Board
  • Represented China Bond Insurance Corporation(“CBIC”)issued $1.5 billion open-ended financial securities (phase I). The first financial securities issued by credit enhancement agency, the first open-ended financial securities issued by non-bank financial institution.
  • Advised New Development Bank on its CNY5 Billion Coronavirus Combating Bonds with a tenor of 3 years, issued in the China Interbank Bond Market on 2 April 2020, for the purpose of granting the Emergency Assistance Program Loan to assist the Chinese government in combating the outbreak of COVID-19. The first Coronavirus Combating Panda Bonds Issued by International Financial Organisations

Grandall Law Firm

Grandall Law Firm is most known for advising on IPOs, recently broadening its offering to encompass listings on the Shanghai technology and innovation board, and Hong Kong Stock Exchange. The group is also instructed on restructurings and M&A of listed companies. Jointly leading the department are chief executive partner Hongbing LvWei Liu and Jianjun Guan, all of whom have experience with debt and equity transactions. Junji Ni is the name to note for listings on the technology and innovation board.

Practice head(s):

Hongbing Lv; Wei Liu; Jianjun Guan

Other key lawyers:

Tianfeng Shen; Junji Ni; Mingxi Wang

Testimonials

The firm has rich experience in the capital market of mainland China, especially in serving central enterprises. The team has outstanding professional skills and can issue professional and adaptable solutions according to customer needs, and has won unanimous praise from customers.’

‘In the field of capital market legal services, whether it is legal services in domestic capital markets or overseas capital markets, or equity financing projects and bond financing projects Grandall has comprehensive, comprehensive and professional legal service capabilities.

Key clients

Shenzhen Stock Exchange

Shanghai Stock Exchange

Shanghai International Group

Ping An

Work highlights

  • Advising Chinese solar farm operator Xinyi Energy on its $465m Hong Kong initial public offering (IPO)
  • The first implementation listed brokerage department of financing lease companies.
  • Provided legal services to China Everbright Industry Group for its issuance of corporate bonds.

Haiwen & Partners

In addition to equity transactions, the team at Haiwen & Partners really stands out for its securities expertise and more general experience in the debt market; capabilities boosted by the arrival of Ying Zhang from Goldman Sachs in 2019. The group is jointly led by Su LiuWei Gao and Yao Wang, all of whom are based in Beijing, and have substantial track records in debt and equity deals. Hao Bian is another name to note for his expertise in assisting SOEs with private placement of shares, preferred shares and convertible bonds.

Practice head(s):

Su Liu; Wei Gao; Yao Wang

Testimonials

Haiwen’s team is competent and professional. Their legal analysis is all-rounded, from different perspectives and insightful. They have rich experience in dealing with different kinds of issues and could share their experience of those cases with us.’

The partner at Haiwen I worked with is very professional and contribute his thoughts from different perspectives which helped the project team better understand the situation and his legal analysis.’

 

Key clients

Wuhan Zhongshang Commercial Group

Postal Saving Bank of China

Guotai Junan Securities

China Tobacco International (HK) Company

Morgan Stanley Asia

China East Education Holdings

Credit Suisse (Hong Kong)

OneConnect Financial Technology

CITIC Securities Company

Phoenix Tree Holdings

Work highlights

  • Advised Wuhan Zhongshang Commercial Group on Easyhome’s backdoor listing in the A-share market.
  • Advised Postal Saving Bank of China on listing on the A-share market.
  • Summary Advised on the debut debt offering by Weibo Corporation, $800m 3.5% notes due 2024.

Jingtian & Gongcheng

Capital markets are a core competency for Jingtian & Gongcheng, which regularly handles equity and debt transactions, in China and overseas, for domestic and foreign clients. On the equity side, the team has deep experience in IPOs, reorganisations, and pre-IPO financing. For debt deals, it has experience in foreign and domestic issuances, asset securitisation and RMB offshore products. The group is headed by Zhenhua Xiang and includes transactional lawyers Wei BaiXiang Gao and Zhengzheng Hu.

Practice head(s):

Zhenhua Xiang

Other key lawyers:

Wei Bai; Xiang Gao; Zhengzheng Hu

Testimonials

Jingtian & Gongcheng Law Firm is familiar with Chinese legal provisions, and at the same time has a broad understanding of the business models and profit models of various industries, can clearly understand the needs and goals of customers, and is flexible and effective in handling difficult problems.’

It is good at communicating with clients, able to grasp the core points in communication, and quickly make correct judgments and solutions to core problems.

Jingtian’s team responds quickly when the sponsor has inquiries, and will issue memo with relevant legal opinions to explain its basis. What was the lawyer who worked with the partner at that time.’

Key clients

Maoyan Entertainment

36Kr Holdings

iQIYI

Tasly Biopharmaceuticals

China Kepei Education Group

Wanda Sports Group Company

HBIS Group

China Feihe

360 Ludashi Holdings

Ruhnn Holding

Guotai Junan Capital

SIPG

Goldman Sachs (Asia)

J.P. Morgan

Narnia (Hong Kong) Group Company

Shougang Group

BOE Technology Group

Taizhou Water Group

Orange Tour Cultural Holding

Guangdong Huafeng New Energy Technology

Greentown China Holdings

Tai Hing Group Holdings

Analogue Holdings

Pinduoduo

Manpowergroup Greater China

Activation Group Holdings

Tu Yi Holding Company

Fire Rock Holdings

Icon Culture Global Company

Raily Aesthetic Medicine International Holdings

China Dental Medical Group

Datang Group Holdings

Work highlights

  • Advised the Bank of China on its issuance of $3.8bn in Belt and Road bonds, remunerated in US dollars, Euros, Australian dollars, RMB and Hong Kong dollars.
  • Acted as PRC counsel to Wanda Sports Group Company on its $190m listing on NASDAQ.
  • Advised China Feihe on its listing on the main board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.

JunHe LLP

JunHe LLP's lawyers have substantial experience advising Chinese companies on their IPOs and listings domestically and overseas. Other areas of expertise include M&A and restructuring of public companies and bond issuances, including the overseas issuance of bonds. Yongqiang Yu, a joint head of the corporate department, is pivotal to the group, and specialises in Panda and overseas bond issuances. The team is jointly led by Tao Zhang and Yi Wang.

Practice head(s):

Tao Zhang; Yi Wang

Other key lawyers:

Yongqiang Yu; Tiejun Shi; Chunyang Shao

Testimonials

The lawyers of Jun He have good professional qualities. All lawyers in the service team have close cooperation with each other. The whole work process is extremely smooth, and they can provide professional and effective response to our needs in the first time.’

The firm has a large scale of business and a complete industry coverage. Many lawyers have worked as in-house lawyers in the industry before, and are generally familiar with transaction parties, and the cooperation is relatively smooth.’

Dedicated and professional.’

The team maintains a relatively high level of professionalism, service quality/efficiency, service attitude, and partner participation. It has strong comprehensive strength and is in the leading position in the capital market field.’

Key clients

State Development & Investment Corporation

China Securities (International) Corporate Finance Company

Beijing Kingsoft Office Software

Amlogic (Shanghai)

China Merchants Shekou Industrial Zone Holdings

UCloud

Chongqing Rural Commercial Bank

Suzhou Zelgen Biopharmaceuticals

BMW Group

Bank Of China

CITIC Securities

Work highlights

  • Advised on China Merchants Shekou Industrial Zone Holding Co., Ltd. Qianhai Land Resumption and joint venture project with Shenzhen Qianhai Development Investment Holding Co., Ltd.
  • Assisted ZTE with its private placement of A shares
  • Advised on the offshore USD bond issuance of Sinopec

AllBright Law Offices

Practitioners at AllBright Law Offices draw on exceptional knowledge of the real estate sector to advise on asset securitisations, and regularly handles transactions on the domestic asset-backed securities (ABS) market. Also head of the firm's banking and finance department, Xianming Li leads the capital markets group. Guoquan Shen is another name to note, handling both debt and equity transactions in the PRC. Lele Xi's specialisms centre around securitisation issues, including ABS leases.

Practice head(s):

Xianming Li

Other key lawyers:

Guoquan Shen; Lele Xi; Raymond Liu

Key clients

Xiamen International Trade Property Management

Sinopharm Group Financial Leasing

Beijing 21st Century International School

Rongcheng Caixin Investment

Red Star Macalline Home Furnishing Group

Yancheng Water Supply

China International Capital Corporation

Ping An International Financial Leasing , Ping An International Financial Leasing (Tianjin)

Zhongtai Securities

Zhejiang Zhongda Yuantong Financial Leasing

Shenwan Hongyuan Securities

Tianfeng Securities

Beijing Haidian Technology Development

China Shipping Enterprise Development Group

Huaneng Guixin Trustee

Commerce & Finance Law Offices

Commerce & Finance Law Offices' team focuses on IPOs and listings on domestic and foreign capital markets, with particular expertise in variable interest entity (VIE) structures to facilitate foreign investment. The group is jointly led by Xin Kong (managing partner of the firm), Xiaoman ZhangHaitao JiangWei Sun and Bo Wang.

Testimonials

Familiar with capital markets and mergers and acquisitions projects, can assist arbitrators to understand complex transaction terms and structures.

Good at communication, can introduce necessary professional knowledge to clients’ non-legal professionals in a simple way, and proactively remind clients of common-sense information (such as preservation-related expenses) that may be missed due to unfamiliar arbitration procedures. Proactively advance the project.

 

Key clients

ESR Cayman

InnoCare Pharma

Tangshan Delong Steel

Tsinghua Holdings

Henan Shuanghui Investment & Development

China COSCO Shipping Corporation

Beijing Putike Technology

Work highlights

  • Advised ESR Cayman on its listing on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (Main Board)
  • Advised Henan Shuanghui Investment & Development on an asset restructuring project.
  • Advised China COSCO Shipping Corporation on its acquisition of Hainan Harbour & Shipping Holding

DeHeng Law Offices

DeHeng Law Offices's capital markets practice consists of IPO advice, listings, refinancings, M&A of listed companies and regulatory compliance. The group has particular experience in assisting Chinese companies and financial institutions with listings abroad. The team is led by Beijing's Jianjun Xu and includes Zhengguo Liu in Shenzhen, who is an expert in M&A involving public companies.

Practice head(s):

Jianjun Xu

Testimonials

Responsible, professional and cooperative.’

 

Key clients

China Coal Energy Company

China Three Gorges Corporation

Yunnan Baiyao Group

Bank of Communications

HSBC Qianhai Securities

China Railway Construction Corporation

DBS Bank

The Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation

Zhengzhou Real Estate Group

Jiangsu Eastern Shenghong

Zhuhai Da Heng Qin Group

Beijing Hai Guo Xin Tai Investment Holding Center

China National Nuclear Corporation

Work highlights

  • Advised Yunnan Baiyao Group  on its merger with Yunnan Baiyao via a share deal.
  • Advised Bank of Communications on the issuance of secondary capital bonds on the inter-bank bond market.
  • Advised Poly Property Development  on its listing on the main board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.

FenXun Partners

A joint operation with Baker McKenzie, FenXun Partners has outstanding expertise in asset securitisations, in addition to other debt capital markets transactions such as bond issuances, on- and offshore. The group is jointly led by Jianzhao Wang and Shirley Wang. Managing partner Yingzhe Wang is the name to note for SOE reorganisations, domestic and overseas securities offerings and M&A involving listed companies.

Practice head(s):

Jianzhao Wang; Shirley Wang

Key clients

China Cinda Asset Management

Jingdong Century Trading

Jingdong Digital Technology Holding

Chongqing Baidu Microfinance

Chongqing Xiaomi Commercial Factoring

Chongqing Xi’an Loan

China Vanke

Mercedes-Benz Auto Finance

Herald International Financial Leasing

BMW Automotive Finance (China)

CD Finance Management

Ping An Real Estate

Chengdu Mingjiang Waterwork

CITIC Securities

China International Capital Corporation

CSC Securities

China Cinda Securities

Ping An Securities

Ping An Asset Management

Shenzhen Qianhai Lian Yi Rong Commercial Factoring

Huarong Rongde Asset Management

CCCG Real Estate

Guangxi Fenglin Wood Industry Group Company

China International Capital Corporation

Ronshine China Holdings

Baoye Group

Work highlights

  • Advised Xiaomi Commercial Factoring on the issuance of asset-backed securities on the Shanghai Stock Exchange.
  • Advised China Cinda Asset Management  on an ABS project involving non-performing assets on the Shanghai Stock Exchange
  • Advised Jingdong Century Trading on a securitisation arrangement.

Guantao Law Firm

Capital markets are central to Guantao Law Firm's offering. The team advises issuers and underwriters on listings in the PRC and overseas, as well as pre-IPO restructuring, share transactions and M&A. Bo Su heads the PRC corporate and securities group, while Sun Dongying leads on the cross-border mandates, often with the assistance of the firm's Hong Kong offices. Founding and managing partner Liguo Cui is a capital markets specialist, with a focus on equity purchase and asset acquisition projects.

Practice head(s):

Bo Su; Dongying Sun

Other key lawyers:

Liguo Cui; Yaping Huang

Key clients

Beijing World Online Advertising

Sihui Fuji Electronics Technology

Wuhan Xingtu Xinke Electronics

CITIC Securities

CMGE Technology Group

CCCC

Aluminum Corporation of China

CNNP

Shanghai Chengtou Group Corporation

Brilliance Auto Group Holding

Work highlights

  • Advised on the listing of Financial Street Property on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange
  • Advised the Initial public offering of Beijing World Online Advertising on the STAR board of the Shanghai Stock Exchange.
  • Advised CMGE on its listing on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.

Jia Yuan Law Offices

The team at Jia Yuan Law Offices has substantial equity and debt capital markets experience, acting for issuers and underwriters in a variety of projects, including IPOs, listings and refinancing. Clients include major Chinese corporates and SOEs; for state-owned companies, the group has expertise in A-share matters. Jointly leading the team are Guobao Huang, Jiansheng Yi, Wen Zhang  and Liangjuan Wen. Founding partner Yu Yan is another key practitioner, standing out for her on- and offshore securities knowledge.

Other key lawyers:

Yu Yan; Yuan Wang

Key clients

China National Materials Group Corporation

Aviation Industry Corporation of China

China National Salt Industry Corporation

Qingdao Port International

Zhejiang Sanmei Chemical Industry

Legend Holdings Corporation

CITIC Group Corporation

China National Building Materials Group Corporation

China Railway Group

Metallurgical Corporation of China

Work highlights

  • Advised Baofeng Energy on the issuance of 733m shares on the Shanghai Stock Exchange.
  • Advised China National Salt Industry on a restructuring and capital increase project, with the introduction of 13 strategic investors.
  • Advised state-owned CRSC on its listing on the Shanghai STAR board.

Tian Yuan Law Firm

Tian Yuan Law Firm's prolific capital markets group handles domestic and overseas capital markets transactions, with a focus on IPOs, as well as listings on the Shanghai Exchange's STAR board. The overall securities and capital markets department is led by Yan Liu, while Siqi Fu, who splits his time between Beijing and Hong Kong, leads on overseas IPOs and Shijun Zhou on domestic IPOs. Co-founding partner Lihua Wang is another core member of the team, with deep expertise in capital markets regulation.

Practice head(s):

Yan Liu; Siqi Fu; Shijun Zhou

Testimonials

Committed to providing customers with the best commercial solutions.’

 

Key clients

Beijing Properties (Holdings)

Chen Lin Education Group Holdings

Chengdu JINXIN Medical Investment Group

China Three Gorges Corporation

China International Capital Corporation

China Fortune Land Development

Dalian Wanda Group

EuroEyes International Eye Clinic

FriendTimes

Genshuixue Education

Goldman Sachs Asia

Guosen Securities

Hygeia Healthcare Holdings

Kangji Medical Holdings

Kimou Environmental Holding

Maxscend Microelectronics

Morgan Stanley Asia

NetEase Youdao

Shanghai Friendess Electronics Technology

Traffic Control Technology

TOT BIOPHARM International Company

Yihai Kerry Jinlongyu Grain, Oil and Food

Work highlights

  • Advised Morgan Stanley Asia and Citigroup Global Markets Asia as the underwriters on Hansoh Pharmaceutical’s listing on the Main Board of the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong
  • Advised on Jinxin Fertility’s listing on the Main Board of the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong
  • Advised on Kangji Medical’s listing on the Main Board of the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong

Beijing Grandway Law Offices

Beijing Grandway Law Offices' team is known for its expertise in equity capital markets transactions, with a burgeoning practice servicing clients that wish to list on the Shanghai Stock Exchange's STAR board, and the Shenzhen Stock Exchange's newly launched SME board. The group is led by managing partner Liguo Zhang and includes Zang Xin, who handles IPOs and refinancing matters.

Practice head(s):

Liguo Zhang

Other key lawyers:

Zang Xin

Key clients

Beijing Enlight Media

Zhejiang Dahua Technlogy

New Classics Media Corporation

Goke Microelectronics

Long Yuan Construction Group

Shanghai Golden Union Business Management

Sichuan Hebang Biotechnology

Jiamei Food Packaging (Chuzhou)

Jiangsu Eazytec

Shanghai Trendzone Construction Decoration Group

Work highlights

  • Provided a full-range of legal services to Eazytec as its legal consultant during the IPO and listing on the Shanghai Stock Exchange’s STAR Market
  • Advised Shanghai Golden Union Business Management on its issuance of 94m shares via an IPO on the Shanghai Stock Exchange.
  • Advised Chengdu Santai Holding Group on its purchase of an 100% interest in Lomon Land Agriculture.

Dentons China

Dentons China focuses on the securities market, although it also handles equity transactions for private equity houses and IPOs. Reflecting the firm's presence in cities across the PRC, key members of the team in Beijing include Xugang Yu, Qingchun Du, Shoushuang Li and Michael Wang; while Qin Chen leads in Shenzhen, Renwen Geng in Nanjing, Wangsheng Lu in Guangzhou and in Shanghai, Bob Fan and Jinjuan Shi.

Testimonials

Professionalism, efficiency and dedication.’

Solid professionalism, efficient work efficiency, good communication skills, capable of meeting the requirements of the company for lawyers.’

Key clients

Beijing QIYI Century Science & Technology

JiutongJiye Investment

China CITIC Bank

Shanghai Jinmao Investment Management Group

China Fortune Land

Agricultural Bank of China

Gome Electric Appliance

Zhonghai Trust

Ningbo Yinzhou Rural Commercial Bank

Zhejiang Tailong Commercial Bank

Hunan Trust

Intesa Sanpaolo

Bank SinoPac (China)

China Financial Futures Exchange

Shanghai Futures Exchange

Pingan Trust

AVIC International Leasing

AVIC Capital

Haitong Unitrust International Leasing

Agricultural Bank of China Financial. Leasing

Jiu Zun Digital Interactive Entertainment

Huijing Holdings

Justin Allen Holdings

Town Ray Holdings

Medialink Holdings

Zengame Technology Holdings

GA Holdings

Yacht International Holdings

Excellence Commercial Management

Work highlights

  • Advised Beijing QIYI Century Science & Technology and Beijing IQIYI Science & Technology  on an ABS project on the Shanghai Stock Exchange.
  • Advised China CITIC Bank on RMB securities issued on the inter-bank bond market.
  • Advised Tongchuang Jiuding Investment Management Group on the sale of 100% of its stake in Hong Kong-listed FTLife Insurance Company to NWS Holdings.

Llinks Law Offices

Llinks Law Offices is regularly instructed by domestic and overseas issuers and underwriters on securities issuances and IPOs, as well as follow-on and debt offerings. Central to the group is Christophe Han, who has vast experience in debt and equity transactions. Calista Huang has expertise in capital markets regulatory compliance. The practice as a whole is led by securities expert Grant Chen.

Practice head(s):

Grant Chen

Key clients

Sinochem International Corporation

American Securities LLC

Shanghai Sinotec

Gangfeng Lithium

Sinochem International Corporation

China Molybdenum

Shanghai Lingang Economic Development (Group)

Xiamen ITG Group

Chison Medical Technologies

Guoxuan High-Tech

Work highlights

  • Advised China Molybdenum on its issuance of RMB1bn medium-term notes.
  • Advised Macalline Holding Group on the issuance of exchangeable corporate bonds.
  • Advised Shanxi Securities International Financial Holdings  on its listing on the Hong Kong Exchange.