Folks play laptop video games at an web cafe in Fuyang, China’s Anhui province.
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SINGAPORE — Chinese language web shares made “exceptional” beneficial properties in 2020 because the Covid-19 pandemic pushed extra business actions on-line — however this yr additionally marked the tip of China’s straightforward regulatory setting for tech corporations, in response to J.P. Morgan.
Chinese regulators, like their peers in the U.S. and European Union, are determining new guidelines to rein in monopolistic conduct within the tech trade.
That “will seemingly maintain the traders on the sidelines till there’s additional readability on anti-trust guidelines, together with detailed steerage and, extra importantly, the regulation enforcement,” J.P. Morgan analysts wrote in a Tuesday report.
For traders nonetheless enthusiastic about shopping for Chinese language tech shares, the analysts shared one approach to get round dangers introduced on by the tightening guidelines on the sector.