Founding partner of the Pacific Bridge Group
May 25, 2020
The US is looking at banning Chinese companies that have listed on US stock exchanges, a result of renewed concern of fraudulent practices surrounding fast-growing Chinese companies. Were the rules that Chinese companies not following actually going to prevent fraud in the first place, and is there an alternative?
Feb 03, 2020
Five years in the making, China’s new Foreign Investment Law has finally been put into effect. The ambiguous language of the law will prove beneficial to Chinese manufacturing as manufacturers that have recently experienced losses are given free rein to ameliorate their suffering industries.
Nov 19, 2019
Chinese technology companies are suffering reputational damage from the deteriorating US-China bilateral relationship, but they can take proactive steps to protect their brand image and success.
Jun 27, 2019
The passage of the Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act in August 2018 has severely curtailed China backed venture capital in Silicon Valley, and the trade tensions are only making it worse.
Mar 15, 2019
The latest draft of China’s Foreign Investment Law is a nod towards Washington’s concerns over structural issues in China’s economy. But with impending tariffs overhead, it’s hard to know if this was a statement of true intent or a statement made with a metaphorical gun to one’s head.
Nov 23, 2018
Enterprising Chinese companies will find a way to circumvent these investment restrictions.
Oct 04, 2018
With trade tensions heating up, the U.S. could see a precipitous drop in Chinese investment in Silicon Valley. The frustration of having money to spend but nowhere to spend it will force China to increasingly invest in domestic opportunities.
Sep 19, 2018
U.S. companies operating in China generally oppose the Trump administration’s proposed tariffs and advocate for engagement with Chinese businesses. However, CEOs have become more vocal in support of Trump on specific issues, such as market access and regulations.