Meituan tests demand for $4bn Hong Kong listing

Chinese technology unicorn Meituan Dianping is gauging appetite for its potential $4bn Hong Kong IPO, which has already received a large amount of interest from US investors. But there are challenges ahead, as the company faces down e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holdings. Jonathan Breen reports.

  • By Jonathan Breen
  • 30 Aug 2018

Meituan’s left lead, Goldman Sachs, and joint sponsors Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Morgan Stanley started pre-deal investor education for Meituan Dianping on Tuesday. However, within a day of testing demand, the leads have been overwhelmed with investor interest.

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