Ken Wang covers China's ECM and the equity-linked market for IFR. Before joining Thomson Reuters IFR in January 2011, he worked as a stock editor for China Finance Online.
Investors flocked to onshore and offshore share sales last week from the red-hot Chinese brokerage sector, snapping up the chance to buy into the soaring A-share market at attractive valuations.
China is looking to persuade fast-growing internet finance companies to list on the mainland, as it steps up efforts to stem the tide of Chinese technology stocks heading to the US.
China launched its first stock option product on the Shanghai Stock Exchange last Monday, the latest milestone for the country’s derivatives markets after the margin trading and futures index were introduced in 2010.