New oversight rules for foreign listings by Chinese companies have raised uncertainty for US-listed special purpose acquisition companies, or SPACs, to acquire Chinese tech unicorns. Photo: AP Photo New oversight rules for foreign listings by Chinese companies have raised uncertainty for US-listed special purpose acquisition companies, or SPACs, to acquire Chinese tech unicorns. Photo: AP Photo
New oversight rules for foreign listings by Chinese companies have raised uncertainty for US-listed special purpose acquisition companies, or SPACs, to acquire Chinese tech unicorns. Photo: AP Photo

New listing rules for China’s tech companies could ‘dampen’ appetite for SPAC deals

  • Perceived regulatory risk of Chinese tech companies could weigh on blank-cheque deals for the country’s high-flying unicorns
  • Target companies may be unwilling to ‘stick their heads out’ in today’s regulatory environment

Topic |   Banking & Finance
New oversight rules for foreign listings by Chinese companies have raised uncertainty for US-listed special purpose acquisition companies, or SPACs, to acquire Chinese tech unicorns. Photo: AP Photo New oversight rules for foreign listings by Chinese companies have raised uncertainty for US-listed special purpose acquisition companies, or SPACs, to acquire Chinese tech unicorns. Photo: AP Photo
New oversight rules for foreign listings by Chinese companies have raised uncertainty for US-listed special purpose acquisition companies, or SPACs, to acquire Chinese tech unicorns. Photo: AP Photo
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