EDM1 – Issue 416

Joining the herd: why unicorn investor China Renaissance is heading for its own IPO

Plus: Country Garden counts on smaller cities to supercharge property sales; Evergrande rescue dials up the pressure on Faraday’s Jia Yueting; and Tencent and ByteDance ‘dark’ public relations war escalates

Also: Plastic surgery clinic Yestar poised to list in Hong Kong; how an online talent show is delivering dazzling toothpaste sales for Unilever; and Xi’an laser firm fires back after sceptics question if its ray gun works

MSCI included 234 A-shares in its emerging markets index in June 2018. Over the past decade we have written almost 2,000 articles featuring 109 of the companies MSCI included. If you want to find out more about these A-shares and their backgrounds go to our new dedicated page to navigate our coverage of these companies (among the most frequently written about: Sinopec, Vanke, BYD, Suning and Fosun).