Alibaba Group

                  ALIBABA GROUP’S MISSION IS TO MAKE IT EASY TO DO BUSINESS ANYWHERE. We enable businesses to transform the way they market, sell, operate and improve their efficiencies. We provide the technology infrastructure and marketing reach to help merchants, brands and other businesses to leverage the power …

SMATS Group

SMATS Group are the international market leaders in providing Australian taxation, finance, property, syndication, foreign exchange, technology and migration services to Australian expatriates, foreign investors and intended Migrants. The core of our business is our clients and our primary focus will always be providing honest, sincere service based on good old-fashioned values. We consider our …

Bupa

Bupa’s purpose is helping people live longer, healthier, happier lives. With no shareholders, our customers are our focus. We reinvest profits into providing more and better healthcare for the benefit of current and future customers. We serve 15.5m health insurance customers, provide healthcare to over 14.5m people in our clinics and hospitals and look after …

Financial Services Talking Points | 02/08/2018

In today’s talking points: Chinese investors bid up prices locally as they bring capital home; Australian rich-lister Christian Beck slams ‘paranoid’ banks for cracking down on borrowing; Chinese electric car start-up Xpeng raises 4 billion RMB as it gears up to take on Tesla; Robo-adviser goes for cashed-up Boomers over Millennials  Chinese Investors Bid Up Prices Locally as …

Financial Services Talking Points | 25/07/18

  In today’s Talking Points: China unveils new measures to aid growth; Scott Morrison calls for WTO revamp as trade war threatens to escalate; Poverty in rural areas of China alleviated with the help of financial services; Australian social impact investment market reaches $6 billion China unveils new measures to aid growth Amid trade tensions and slower …

Financial Services Talking Points | 11/07/2018

In Today’s Talking Points: U.S. ups China trade war ante; tariffs on $200 billion of goods, Australia: Surprise uptick in housing finance approvals – Westpac, ASX suffers biggest fall since May as US increases tariffs on China. U.S. ups China trade war ante; tariffs on $200 billion of goods The Trump Administration has threatened 10 percent …

Financial Services Talking Points | 24/04/2018

In Today’s Talking Points: China to Raise Foreign Ownership Limit in Financial Services by Year-End;US hints at China truce as finance chiefs warn on trade war; Reserve Bank of Australia worried about China’s debt bomb; China’s transitioning economy China to Raise Foreign Ownership Limit in Financial Services by Year-End  China ‘s financial sector is opening its …

Financial Services Talking Points | 20/03/2018

In Today’s Talking Points: Egypt’s new Capital Tower District to be majorly financed by Chinese banks, JD.com to finalize fundraising 12 billion yuan in fresh equity in the coming weeks, China’s new central bank head enters, Hayne inquiry continues   Egypt’s new Capital Tower District to be majorly financed by Chinese banks Egypt’s New $3 billion skyscraper will draw 85% …

Financial Services Talking Points | 06/03/2018

In today’s talking points: Hayne Inquiry approaches, Issues in customer authentication, China cuts millions in steel capacity, Beijing set an annual growth target around 6.5 percent.   Hayne Inquiry approaches The royal commission into financial misconduct by Australian banks starts next Tuesday, with hearings lasting for a fortnight. After immense political pressure banks will now have past credit products …

MinterEllison

Our Beijing office opened in 2010 primarily to give on-the-ground transactional support to Chinese based entities in relation to their investments in South East Asia, Australia and New Zealand. Our Beijing team includes Australian and PRC qualified lawyers, fluent in Mandarin and English. All have significant experience in outbound foreign direct investment. They are supported …