China DealBook
A Newsletter on Deal Making in China

By: ChinaDesk | February 23, 2017

A Newsletter on Deal Making in China | M&A . Investment Banking .VC . PE . Deals

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Canada approves sale of retirement home chains to Cedar Tree Investment (Anbang)
The Trudeau government has green-lighted the sale of one of British Columbia’s biggest retirement home chains to a Beijing-based insurance titan with a murky ownership structure in a deal that gives China a foothold in Canada’s health-care sector.

 

On paper, a majority stake in Vancouver-based Retirement Concepts – believed to exceed $1-billion in value – is being sold to a Chinese-owned company called Cedar Tree Investment Canada. However, Cedar Tree is the company that China’s Anbang Insurance is using to make the acquisition.

 

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By: ChinaDesk | January 24, 2017

A Newsletter on Deal Making in China

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China's HNA in final talks to buy German airport Hahn
Acquisitive Chinese conglomerate HNA is in final talks over the purchase of Hahn airport in western Germany, the airport's state owners said on Monday. It has teamed up with local German company ADC, run by former politician Siegfried Englert, for the bid.

 

HNA, the owner of Hainan Airlines Co, has been active in the travel industry, buying caterers Gate Group and a stake in Servair, plus hotels group Hilton and a stake in Brazilian airline Azul, among some of its recent deals.

 

Chinese Consortium Led By Ou Yaping Buys Talking Tom App Maker For $1B
A Chinese investor consortium under the leadership of entrepreneur Ou Yaping h...