Learning more about M&A developments in China and acknowledging outstanding cooperation at the Oaklins spring conference in Hong Kong

Over 100 Oaklins M&A professionals traveled to Hong Kong for the Oaklins Spring Conference and to attend the Chinese Outbound M&A Conference “From The Mouth Of The Dragon – Ambitions Of Chinese Buyers”.

Oaklins’ member firm Quam Capital Limited invited Dr. William K. Fung of Li & Fung Limited, Jeff Purdey of Jardine Matheson Holdings Limited, Brett Liu of Oceanwide Holdings Co., Ltd. and James Fok of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited to give their insights into the local M&A and capital markets, outbound M&A targets and drivers, the main sectors of interest and the role of Chinese banks in funding offshore acquisitions.

Richard Winter, Managing Partner at Quam Capital, said: “We were privileged to host this gathering of Oaklins colleagues to experience our dynamic city, here in the heart of China’s economic powerhouse, and learn directly from leading dragons on what is shaping this region.”

John Zhang, Principal at Oaklins HFG China, presented his recently published report “Voice from China” in which he provides a detailed overview about regulations affecting China’s cross-border M&A, recent M&A transactions and acquisitive Chinese buyers. Download the report here.

The Oaklins Annual Awards
Collaboration between our professionals around the globe, the sharing of industry expertise and building personal relationships are key in providing the best possible service to our clients, hence the importance of our biannual conferences. To acknowledge outstanding cooperation, Oaklins presented two awards during the Friday dinner at The China Club. The winners of this year’s Oaklins Annual Awards are:

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