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Pet e-commerce finds favour in China

As the annual spend on their dogs and cats increased 15% last year in China, venture capitalists like Lightspeed, K2VC and DCM have begun to boost their investment in pet e-commerce.
February 25, 2019

Maoyan IPO catches Tencent-Alibaba rivalry on film

With its online ticketing business Maoyan Entertainment looking to raise $345 million from its IPO, Tencent is set to go head-to-head against Alibaba on the Hong Kong stock exchange.
January 22, 2019

Tencent Music's $1.1b IPO falls short

China’s dominant music distributor had hoped to overtake Spotify with its $1.1 billion New York IPO. But for now, Tencent Music still lags its main international rival.
December 12, 2018

Tencent in rare stock market investment

Better known for investing in private companies, the internet giant is investing $318 million in Bilibili, the go-to video site for animation and comic lovers in China.
October 04, 2018