China is preparing a blacklist of which kinds of tech companies won’t be able to use VIEs to raise foreign capital and sell shares abroad, but it will likely grandfather in companies that have already used the legal structure to bypass rules banning foreign investment. VIEs, or variable interest entities, have been used for two decades by Chinese companies as a way to circumvent rules against...
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