Taiwan’s capital markets malaise

So Taiwan won the day. At first the sale went well. Aslan, whose investors include Accuron Technologies, a unit of Singapore’s Temasek Holdings, and which specializes in experimental cancer drugs, completed its IPO in May, raising NT$1 billion ($33 ... ( read original story ...)

Zai Lab IPO Soaring: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

We’ve had a China IPO this week and couple of biotechs ... Macau and “in certain circumstances” Taiwan. Its partnerships are with Tesaro, Paratek (PRTK) and Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY). There is the aforementioned niraparib, which is in Phase III ... ( read original story ...)

Roots Corporation’s IPO: What You Need to Know

Through one of its partners, Roots was able to reach $107 million in sales last year in China and Taiwan. The company plans to build ... Event” (even though it’s completely unrelated to an IPO)… And one that’s made a few lucky investors who ... ( read original story ...)

Google buys part of Taiwan smartphone maker HTC for $1.1B

TAIPEI, Taiwan — Taiwan’s struggling smartphone maker HTC said on Thursday it would sell part of its smartphone business to Google for $1.1 billion as the US giant looks to take greater control of its hardware business. Google will take on half of HTC ... ( read original story ...)

HTC Ties Up With Google, Or Does It?

Bottom line: Google's (GOOG, GOOGL) purchase of HTC's (OTC:HTCKF, Taipei: 2498) Pixel assets is a sign of no ... know the company has tried hard to get into the smartphone hardware business, starting with its rollout of Nexus phones back in 2010. ( read original story ...)