Google buys HTC team for $1.1b

The US search giant is tightening control of the smartphone hardware that carries its Android software. Tension with distributers Samsung and Huawei may build.
September 21, 2017

Lenovo taps bonds ahead of US jobs data

The Chinese technology group prices a $500 million senior five-year bond and an $850 million perpetual bond, braving the market ahead of a crucial data release in the United States
March 10, 2017

Liu Chuanzhi builds his Legend abroad

In the second of a two-part series, we look at how Lenovo founder Liu Chuanzhi's Legend Holdings is building its reputation beyond China, investing in companies such as WeWork.
October 16, 2016

Lenovo's founder creates a new Legend

Liu Chuanzhi is best known for setting up Lenovo. Now wants to draw attention to three funds that have quietly become his company’s biggest source of profits.
October 12, 2016

IBM divorces Lenovo again with block trade

US computer giant books a loss selling $150 million worth of Lenovo shares in a block trade that ends an 11-year shareholding relationship with its Chinese competitor.
March 02, 2016

Investors say 'ok go' to Hong Kong IPOs

Poor secondary markets are not helping a throng of IPOs coming to the city, with AAG Energy, Red Star Macalline, Legend Holdings and Vital Mobile already in book building.
June 16, 2015

Legend embarks on pre-IPO roadshow

The Chinese conglomerate's Hong Kong float comes as markets adjust to the MSCI's decision not to include A-shares and a flood of retail investors open accounts.
June 14, 2015