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Cathay Cineplexes in the news as mm2 mulls cinema Catalist spinoff

MAINBOARD-LISTED mm2 Asia, the owner of Cathay Cineplexes, is evaluating a spinoff of its cinema business onto the Singapore Exchange's junior Catalist board.

mm2 evaluating Catalist listing of cinema business

THE board of mm2 Asia is evaluating a spin-off of its cinema business and a listing on the Catalist board, the mainboard-listed firm announced in a Tuesday bourse filing after trading hours.

Credit Bureau Asia to sell 58m shares at S$0.93 each in mainboard flotation

CREDIT Bureau Asia (CBA) on Thursday lodged its final prospectus for an initial share offering that will raise S$53.9 million.

Despite pandemic, Thailand is set to lead the region with 30 IPOs

THE Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) is heading for a record-breaking year in terms of new initial public offering (IPO) valuations.

Ant's foiled IPO: Taming of Jack Ma or urgent need to rein in fintechs?

ONE of the early signs that the Ant Group's US$35 billion initial public offer (IPO) had hit a snag was the curious tearing down of all its advertisements from billboards across Shanghai Metro...

Ant's Asean ambitions may take backseat to battles at home

SOUTH-east Asia could keenly feel the fallout from the regulatory brakes slammed on Ant Group's US$34 billion initial public offering (IPO), a development which is expected to slow down the...

Ant IPO debacle prompts rethink on China fintechs

THE suspension of Ant Financial's US$34 billion initial public offering (IPO) less than 48 hours before its trading debut is expected to dampen the valuation of Alibaba's fintech arm, as well as...

Here's how Ant can rise again after that IPO shock

[TAIPEI] Ant Group will survive the 11th-hour suspension of its blockbuster US$35 billion listing in Shanghai and Hong Kong if the company can learn from its technology peers. If there's one thing...

World's biggest IPO halted as Ant Group feels Shanghai's bite

IN a shock decision, the Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE) has suspended Ant Group's listing - just two days before the world's largest initial public offering was to take place in the city and in...

Beijing puts Ant on a shorter leash

[HONG KONG] Ant mania is getting a reality check from Beijing. Days ahead of the company's record-setting US$34 billion initial public offering (IPO), founder Jack Ma was hauled in by regulators...