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  • Permira sells Tricor to Baring Private Equity Asia

    The Asian Group will deliver BPEA an organic growth while meeting corporate or trust service demand in Asia, the world's fastest growing market. The transaction values Tricor at an enterprise value of 2.76 billion dollars.


  • China A-share market-listed firms' M&A plans balloon this year

    Firms listed on China's A-share market rushed to unveil M&A plans this year, with 318 firms having already released 345 M&A plans by Sunday this year, up 75.13 percent year on year, reported Securities Daily Tuesday.


  • China speeds up mergers and reorganizations of steel mills for higher concentration

    With China's economy entering the period of transformation, its steel industry has also entered a period of adjustment and upgrading. Capacity rationalization and industrial restructuring are major features during the period. Restructuring of the industry is expected to be the highlight in the next three years.


  • Foreign investors keen on M&A in China on big potential of Chinese consumer market, report

    Foreign investors are likely to continue to merge with or acquire Chinese businesses in a vigorous manner as long as China maintains considerable contribution to the global economic growth, said a report issued recently by Rhodium Group, an independent research provider in the U.S..


  • Europe remains most popular M&A destination for Chinese enterprises: EY report

    China's outbound investment (ODI) continued to decline due to the continuous impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and Europe is still the most popular investment destination for Chinese enterprises, said a report recently released by Ernst & Young (EY).


  • Jiangsu Yoke's subsidiary to buy color photoresist assets of LG Chem

    Jiangsu Yoke Technology Co., Ltd. (002409.SZ) announced that its subsidiary signed an agreement on Tuesday with LG Chem, Ltd. to buy the latter's color photoresist assets for 58 billion won (about 334.54 million yuan).


  • M&A in China's real estate industry likely to surge in 2020

    Mergers and acquisitions in China's real estate industry is expected to surge in 2020, as the outbreak of the novel coronavirus pneumonia has disrupted the development of the sector and intensified industrial reshuffle, reported the Xinhua-run Economic Information Daily.


  • M&A by Chinese firms to rebound in H2, PwC

    Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) by Chinese firms are likely to rebound in the second half of this year if the novel coronavirus epidemic is put under control, predicted global auditing and consulting firm PwC.


  • Chinese firms to maintain steam in M&A in 2020: PwC analysts

    Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) by Chinese companies in 2020 will likely be on par with last year once the coronavirus outbreak is contained, said global auditing and consulting firm PwC.


  • Asia becomes China's top overseas M&A destination in 2019: report

    Driven by the Belt and Road Initiative, Asia became the most popular overseas mergers and acquisitions (M&A) destination for Chinese enterprises last year, a report by the global consulting firm Ernst & Young said.


  • China is the first target market for the new PSA-FCA group

    The 50% merger announced today to analysts and the market by Carlos Tavares, who will be CEO of the new group, with John Elkann as president. The Chinese of Dongfeng will remain in the shareholding structure with 4.5% of the shares.


  • China's steel giant Baowu completes mega merger with Magang

    State-owned Baowu Steel Group, China's largest steel producer, inked an agreement on Thursday with Magang (Group) Holding Co., Ltd. to secure a 51-percent stake in the latter.


  • Hi-tech investments lead China's M&A deals: PwC

    Deal volumes of China's mergers and acquisitions (M&A) increased in most sectors, with high technology investments remaining in the number one position in volume terms, according to a PwC report released Monday.


  • Shanghai-listed firms report active M&As in H1

    Firms listed on the Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE) reported active mergers and acquisitions (M&As) in the first half (H1) of this year with industrial M&As leading the trend.


  • Shanghai-listed firms record over 470 M&As worth RMB350 bln in H1

    More than 470 merger and acquisition (M&A) transactions were completed by companies listed in Shanghai Stock Exchange in the first half of 2019, involving a total amount of 350 billion yuan, the Shanghai bourse said in an article published on its official Wechat account on Monday.


  • China's two shipbuilding giants plan merger

    China's two largest shipbuilders are planning for a merger, according to information disclosed Monday by their listed arms.


  • Chinese regulators expected to encourage M&A of listed private firms

    Chinese regulators are likely to further deepen M&A market reform and encourage excellent listed private companies to conduct M&A within their respective industries, reported China Securities Journal citing experts.


  • Envision AESC completes acquisition of Nissan Motor's power battery unit

    Envision AESC, the battery industry fund of Envision Group, has completed the acquisition of Automotive Energy Supply Corporation previously owned by Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., according to Envision Group.


  • Chinese listed firms initiate 6,238 M&A deals in 2018, down 6.7 pct on-yr

    Chinese listed company initiated overall 6,283 M&A deals in 2018, slightly down 6.7 percent year on year.


  • Australia sees largest China-initiated hospital M&As: report

    A private report said Australia saw the largest hospital mergers and acquisitions (M&A) initiated by Chinese investors in overseas markets during the past five years.


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