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Shanghai, China, 2010/12/26 - Ailant Finance Capital Markets. announced today that it has acquired China Zhejiang Capital Group, one of the China’s middle market investment banking and advisory firms.
In addition to its reputation in Merger & Acquisition advisory services and corporate finance, the acquisition of China Zhejiang Capital Group contributes deep industry experience in the Greater China region.
As part of the acquisition, Zhang, former chairman and CEO of China Zhejiang Capital Group, has joined Ailant Finance as chairman of investment banking and will work closely with Ailant Finance’s Investment Banking group, to actively serve clients across each of the firm’s core industry practices.
“We are extremely fortunate to have the China Zhejiang Capital Group professionals join our firm,” said Ferdinand Aracon, PR manager of Ailant Finance. “They bring a highly regarded reputation in M&A advisory services and their senior-level, industry-expertise focused dedication to serving clients complements Ailant Finance’s approach. This acquisition underscores the continued expansion of our investment banking platform and the firm’s commitment to the important and strategic growth in Greater China Market.”
“Ailant Finance Capital Markets is a premier independent financial services firm with a solid reputation in equity research and highly sophisticated institutional and retail asset management services,” said Wang. “As we have worked together with Ailant Finance for many years it is clear the next phase of our firm’s evolution, is to integrate our companies, and Ailant Finance offered a close cultural fit and a full-service investment banking platform that would enable us to more fully serve the needs of our clients. My partners and I are pleased to be joining Ailant Finance, and look forward to helping build what we believe can be a major player in the M&A and corporate finance market in Greater China region.”
Terms of the acquisition will not be disclosed.
About Ailant Finance Capital Markets
Ailant Finance Capital Markets is a trade name used by Ailant Group for the financial services businesses of Ailant Finance ( company providing investment research, advisory, asset management and brokerage to individuals and corporations ). Beijing Ailant Business Consulting Company Ltd (Sino-Hispano investment JV providing investment research and advisory). China Merchants Investment Group (China based hedge fund and alternative investments). Shanghai Capital Partners (China based private equity group).
About China Zhejiang Capital Group
China Zhejiang Capital Group (ailantfinance.com), with offices in Shanghai and Taipei, provides investment banking services to corporations, their boards and shareholders on matters relating to mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, debt and equity financings.