Liqian Ren is the Director of Modern Alpha at WisdomTree Investments. Liqian is also the host of China of Tomorrow Podcast and co-host Wharton Business Radio show "Behind the Markets" on SiriusXM alongside Professor Jeremy Siegel.
Chinese technology companies have been in the spotlight lately, and a few under-reported details stand out. When the Ant Financial IPO was delayed, speculation grew about how Chinese regulators would restrict the company. As expected, its financial services are going to be structured under the regulation of a financial holding company. One component that went unanswered is, what to do with Ant’s technology arm? In my view, it may be spun into a separate tech company that would improve its valuation.9 August 2021