China IPOs face delay as stocks plummet

Chinese companies eager to list on domestic markets are fretting that authorities will delay their IPOs due to tumbling stock markets.

China IPOs face delay as stocks plummet
Shanghai's stock exchange: The CSRC's IPO ban may last beyond July

Chinese companies queuing up to list on domestic stock exchanges are becoming increasingly worried that falling share prices will prompt authorities to delay their initial public offerings.

The mainland IPO market was widely expected to reopen in July, according to sources familiar with the situation.

IPO underwriters also say that they were told by the China Securities Regulatory Commission CSRC a week ago to get their paperwork in order a clear sign...

To continue reading, please login or register for free

Click for more on: china | ipo | csrc

Print Edition

FinanceAsia Print Edition