... been historically and a continuation of
's capital markets more active, said
co-head of Asia excluding
Big listings like
HYBE Co Ltd
, manager of global boy band phenomenon
, and E-commerce giant
the United States
have sharpened global investor focus on
Global banks with their overseas networks are typically better positioned to tap large foreign investors for equity issuance.
As a result,
... billion in its initial public offering, pulling off the largest debut of the country in over a decade. Despite dropping nearly a fifth since its listing, the $17.4 billion company is one of a growing number of entrepreneurs, including the likes of
that are taking on sprawling family-owned conglomerates that have long dominated
's economy known as chaebols.
In an exclusive interview, 48-year-old
told South Korean startups that are more aggressive than the ones ...
... a strong run as a worldwide surge in technology shares boosted Vision Fund's profit to new records for three consecutive quarters in the last fiscal year. Since then, some of the biggest hits have surrendered gains with South Korean e-commerce giant CoupangInc.
plunging by about 20% Now a tech sector crackdown by Chinese regulators is threatening to push Vision Fund's earnings into the red in the current quarter.
SoftBank reported a $4.3 billion loss in Coupang's valuation, while a quarter earlier it had ...