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Kai Chee’s areas of practice spans capital markets, investment funds, private equity, FinTech, and mergers and acquisitions.

Kai Chee is the Head of the Firm’s Financial Services Department and has been involved in mergers, restructurings, schemes of arrangement and vestings, capital reductions, initial public offerings, take-overs, acquisitions, and other corporate exercises.

He has experience in cross-border and domestic transactions, and also advises on foreign direct investment into Malaysia, joint venture/shareholder arrangements, various commercial contracts, company and securities laws, fund and collective investment scheme formation, and Labuan and insurance laws. Listings he has worked on include the establishment of real estate investment trusts (REITs), and listings in Malaysia, Singapore, Hong Kong and London.

Kai Chee is recognised as Highly Regarded in Capital Markets by IFLR1000.

Work Highlights

  • Acted for a Singapore-listed company in its acquisition of FinTech related assets in Malaysia.
  • Acted for Nikko AM on the passporting of its retail unit trust fund into Malaysia.
  • Acted for a large China-based group in relation to its residential project in Malaysia.

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