China's Middle Market Takes New Route to US

O'Connor, Colleen Marie
August 2006
Investment Dealers' Digest;8/21/2006, Vol. 72 Issue 33, p7
Trade Publication
The article reports on the increase of reverse merger in China. The reverse merger involves a private company buying an already publicly traded entity, merging the two businesses, and thus obtaining a public stock float. The Chinese companies using this tactic to gain access to U.S. markets. The listing of companies will help the company to raise enough capital to enhance financial performance, complete the corporate governance and promote brand recognition.


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