Han Kun is among the first Chinese law firms to specialize in fintech legal services. With China's emphasis on fintech strategy, we have built a strong team that is widely recognized for its expertise and performance in the field.
Core Areas of Practice
Our legal services cover the full lifecycle of fintech companies and financial institutions, from establishment to initial public offering.
Establishment of financial institutions
We assist Internet enterprises in building out their presence in the financial services industry by assisting in the establishment of financial and quasi-financial institutions, including commercial banks, securities companies, insurance companies, auto finance companies, consumer finance companies, micro credit companies, financing guarantee companies, etc.
Investing in and restructuring fintech companies
Our team regularly advises clients on numerous fintech company investment projects. We also advise many clients on their financial business split-offs.
Our team keeps close track of regulatory requirements and consistently proposes tailor-made rectification options and advises fintech platforms with respect to compliance issues, including corporate governance, consumer protection, data security, and others.
Fintech product design
We have participated in designing various fintech products, including Internet lending products, innovative payment products, online wealth management products, supply chain finance products, and other innovative fintech products.
Fintech enterprise listing
As PRC counsel, we have represented Yirendai Ltd. and CNFinance Holdings Limited in their U.S. initial public offerings and listings on the New York Stock Exchange, and Hexindai Inc. on NASDAQ. We have also acted as PRC counsel to the underwriter of Weidai Ltd. for its listing on the New York Stock Exchange.
For HK IPOs, we have facilitated the listing of Yixin Group Limited on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange as PRC counsel to the issuer. We also represented Zhongan Insurance and Huifu Payment Limited in their listings on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange as PRC counsel to the underwriter.