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  1. Appointments

    Posted Dec 18th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Merrill Lynch where he was also a conglomerate research analyst. He has also worked for ING, Macquarie and Credit Suisse. David Wei President, B2B division Alibaba Mr Wei will be responsible for Alibaba's two flagship marketplaces: Alibaba International and Alibaba China. Prior to joining Alibaba.com, he was president of B&Q China and chief representative of Kingfisher Asia. Seeyan Lee ...

  2. Costly Nasdaq faces increasing competition for mainland IPOs

    Posted Oct 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of Alibaba, the mainland's largest e-commerce company, which is marketing a US$1.3 billion initial public offering that it chose to list in Hong Kong. Hong Kong won the vote not only because it is Alibaba's official headquarters, but also to avoid the expense and bureaucracy related to the Sarbanes-Oxley Act in the United States, which tightened accounting practices for publicly listed ...

  3. Business - China Business - RETAIL

    Exclusive: Jingdong targets US$1b in private capital after IPO delay

    Posted Aug 15th 2012, 12:00am by George Chen

    ... pitch. Jingdong was not available for comment. CIC earlier this year agreed to invest in Alibaba Group, the world's largest business-to-business e-commerce firm, which runs Taobao.com- ...

  4. Brain drain hits mainland venture capitalism

    Posted Jan 21st 2008, 12:00am by Sherman So

    ... resulted in the loss of good investment opportunities for some major venture capital firms. One industry source said Goldman Sachs did not invest in the third round of Alibaba Group due to the departure of a manager responsible for the project and instead sold its stake cheaply. Apparently, the manager's replacement did not feel comfortable handling Alibaba. Another venture capital ...

  5. Investors' interests rarely rate in IPO league tables

    Posted Dec 29th 2007, 12:00am by Shirley Yam

    ... Of the eight listings it sponsored, all bettered the offering prices on their first day of trading- most notably Alibaba.com, which gave the first-day punter a 192.6 per cent return. While Alibaba ...

  6. Net bets attractive but risky

    Posted Sep 20th 2005, 12:00am by Stuart Biggs

    ... in Alibaba.com. The activity is not limited to publicly listed stocks. At last week's Hong Kong Venture Capital Association private equity conference, the hot topic was too much overseas capital ...

  7. Wealth takes great leap forward

    Posted Jan 11th 2008, 12:00am by May George

    ... including PetroChina, Alibaba.com, one of the mainland's biggest internet companies, and real estate company Country Garden. While analysts told The New York Times that the stupendous rises ...

  8. Appointments

    Posted Apr 26th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and Sea-Land Service. He was previously the managing director of ATL Logistics Centre Hong Kong. Matthew McGinn Vice-president and general counsel Alibaba.com Hong Kong Previously, Mr McGinn ...

  9. Fortune gone but, really, it was just bad luck

    Posted Dec 06th 2008, 12:00am by Shirley Yam

    ... on new but sexy stocks, like Alibaba, a portal that had traded for less than a year. A week later, the banker called with goods news. As the market rebounded, the stock has risen 3 per cent ...

  10. Continued momentum

    Posted Nov 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Amanda Lee

    ... from developed nations. Many investors have been attracted to recent IPOs by tech companies such as Alibaba. What are risks in this sector and what kind of diversification should investors seek ...



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