Catching the Next Wave of Consumption Driven by Policy

It has taken China more than three decades of rapid urbanization and persistent high growth rates to get to where we are today, and the Chinese economy is now entering a “new normal” that requires sustained efforts to re-balance its fundamental economic structure to focus on stable, single-digit, growth driven by the consumer. Beijing’s recently […]

PEI Outlook 2016: China’s year of the Mid-market

In its World Economic Outlook 2016, the International Monetary Fund projects a slowdown in growth in China from 6.8 percent in 2015 to 6.3 percent next year – much lower than envisaged at the start of 2015. However, the government’s attempts to improve the quality of growth through structural reform and its nurturing of a […]

Double 11 a record day for Lunar companies

November 11, or “Double 11”, is now the world’s largest e-commerce shopping day, when merchants offer steep discounts to entice online shoppers. Since its inception in 2009, the day has achieved explosive growth year after year, and market leaders like Alibaba’s Tmall's have drawn the attention of other players, including, Dangdang, Gome and Suning, […]

Robin Song attended CAIJING Annual Conference 2016: Forecasts & Strategies

Caijing Magazine Annual Conference 2016: Forecasts & Strategies was held from November 17 to 19, 2015 in Beijing. Lunar Capital Partner Robin Song was invited to attend the forum event and the discussion session, and delivered the professional opinions regarding to the development of capital market, reform of financial regulation system and support for entity […]

Dining out

By Tim Burroughs Various PE firms have found success supporting Taiwan consumer brands in mainland China. But the food and beverage segment is an example of how picking the team, theme and time can make all the difference Starting from a single store in Taipei in the 1970s, restaurant chain Din Tai Fung has taken […]

Yonghong donations feed school children in Guizhou

Yonghong community outreach programs and initiatives have donated more than 1 million RMB worth beef jerky products to seven primary schools in Guizhou province from November 2 to November 11. The Company has been focused on buidling outreach programs to support local communities.

Policy favoring intelligent investment

Robin Song, Partner in our Investment & Corporate Finance team, has worked closely with private and public enterprises throughout his career of more than thirty years in China. Having published articles and commentary on China with leading domestic publications, he has recently compiled a thought leadership article on the country’s current economic transition and its […]

Robin Song at China Finance Annual Forum 2015

The China Finance Annual Forum 2015 was held on October 31, 2015. Lunar Capital Partner and Managing Vice Chairman of China Private Equity Association Robin Song attended and hosted the event.