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Counting the cost of a Prudential Asia sale

Speculation is rife that Chinese insurer Ping An is eyeing the Asian division of British peer Prudential, but other outcomes are being mooted. What would this mean for each firm?
August 12, 2018

Lufax building ebank ahead of IPO

In an exclusive interview, Lufax CEO Gregory Gibb explains how the company has a golden opportunity to offer more online-to-offline services to China's growing middle class.
January 19, 2016

Lufax, JD Finance get pre-IPO funding

Ping An's peer-to-peer lender Lufax raises a further $1.22 billion ahead of its expected second-half IPO, while JD Finance raises $1 billion from its series-A funding round.
January 18, 2016

Ping An looks to build online connections

Yuanxiang Li, chief insurance business officer, says the insurer is looking to co-operate with internet companies rather than compete with them.
January 04, 2015

Ping An’s $4.75b sale shows HK is back

The Chinese insurer’s second attempt at a share sale brings in Temasek and a tycoon as investors. The deal also shakes up banker league tables.
December 01, 2014