Lawyers split over Chinese issuer disclosure

Author: | Published: 5 Nov 2009

Chinese issuers are frightening banks with their occasional failures to properly disclose in their listing documents. IFLR spoke to Hong Kong and China capital markets lawyers to find out their possible solutions.

One in-house lawyer commented that companies’ A1 filings, or red herring prospectuses, should be publicly available. “Chinese issuers would need to spend more time getting their documents into shape and anticipate what...