Linklaters invited to speak at HKICS seminar regarding backdoor listing & continued listing criteria

On 17 September, Counsel, Danny Kan and Terri Poon together with Managing Associate, Tiffany Yan shared their knowledge and expertise on backdoor listing and continued listing criteria, at a seminar hosted by the Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries.

With the new HKEX consultation proposing to codify and clarify some of its existing practice and guidance relating to backdoor listing and cash companies, the seminar focused on explaining the latest changes to the listing rules and providing a general understanding of backdoor listing and extreme transactions. The speakers also covered the topics of cash companies and shell activities as well as the suitability for continued listing.

The event was well attended with over 200 guests joining the seminar.

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