JD.com fintech unit is planning a STAR Market IPO

By Wei Sheng

JD Digits, the fintech subsidiary of Chinese online marketplace JD.com, is preparing for an initial public offering at China’s Nasdaq-style STAR Market in Shanghai, according to a filing by several securities firms.

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CHINA VOICES | Carnage for Chinese tech stocks

By Heather Mowbray

This week, our friends at Ran Caijing bring you an eye-opening look into the effects of the Covid-19 outbreak on Chinese tech stocks. Turns out the hardest hits were to US-listed companies, while the few firms listed at home on China’s STAR Board …