Despite tough talk by President-elect Donald Trump about a possible trade war, Chinese investors are hungry for US biotech and they have money to spend. In the latest purchase following a record 2016 for Chinese healthcare takeovers, Nanjing-based Sanpower Group Co said it would buy a cancer treatment business from Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc for $820 million. Sanpower's interest is far from unique. Chinese venture capitalists and individual investors are looking as well. Last Sunday mor
Chinese conglomerate Fosun International Ltd has entered into a strategic partnership with Iron Pillar Capital Management Ltd, a venture capital fund focused on mid-stage technology investments, to target opportunities in India, two people aware of the matter said. The partnership is seen as being significant particularly for Iron Pillar—founded by former director of Morgan Creek, Anand Prasanna, former Citigroup India investment banking head Sameer Nath and former DFJ India head Mohanjit Jolly—as it w
The Northern China import price of 62% Fe content ore surged on Monday adding 4.1% to $83.50 per dry metric tonne, the highest since September 2014 according to data supplied by The Steel Index. Last week data showed imports by China, top consumer of the steelmaking raw material, hit an all-time high last year. Trade figures released overnight showed China imported just under 89 million tonnes of iron ore in December, down 3.2% month on month. The value of imports for December was the highest since S
The Democratic Republic of Congo won’t stand in the way of Glencore’s (LON:GLEN) plans to increase its stake in the Mutanda copper mine, an asset it jointly owns with billionaire mining tycoon Dan Gertler. Mines Minister Martin Kabwelulu told Bloomberg he “didn’t believe” the government needed to authorize changes in ownership in that project, marking a radical shift from previous attempts to block or tax similar moves. One likely option would be for Glencore t
At the end of November copper hit an 18-month high on the back of optimism about the possible impact of president-elect Donald Trump's $500 billion-plus infrastructure plan on the metal, widely used in construction, manufacturing transportation and power industries. The price has since come off the boil, official customs data from China, responsible for some 45% of global consumption of the red metal, released overnight is helping the metal attempt these height again. Copper futur
The Northern China import price of 62% Fe content ore declined slightly on Friday, but stayed above the $80 per dry metric tonne level after data showed imports by China, top consumer of the steelmaking raw material, hit an all-time high last year. Trade figures released overnight showed China imported just under 89 million tonnes of iron ore in December, down 3.2% month on month. The value of imports for December was the highest since September 2014 with the benchmark price averaging just under $80 dur
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