China Renaissance is a Chinese investment bank founded by Fan Bao in 2004. The bank has advised on $26 billion of IPOs, mergers and other deals.
In February 2016, received FinanceAsia Achievement Awards for "Best China Deal" and "Best Private Equity Deal". The "Best China Deal" was for its role as the financial advisor for Meituan and Dianping's "strategic cooperation". Meituan-Dianping is China's largest group deals website, and in January 2016 it closed a $3.3 billion funding round, valuing the merged company at $18 billion. The company claims that this is China's largest ever funding round for a venture-backed Internet startup.
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- "Meituan-Dianping, China's Largest Group Deals Site, Closes Massive $3.3B Round At $18B Valuation". TechCrunch.com. 20 January 2016. Retrieved 2 February 2016.