Tag Archives: CFIUS

Upcoming/New CFIUS Filing: CITIC Capital Acquisition Corp. and Quanergy Systems, Inc.

Status:  Upcoming/New Filing Acquirer:  CITIC Capital Acquisition Corp. (Cayman Islands) Acquired:  Quanergy Systems, Inc. (US) Value:  US$1.4 billion Industry:  Autonomous Vehicles; Artificial Intelligence; Internet of Things… Continue Reading

CFIUS Filing: Zhejiang Youchuang Venture Capital Investment, Shaoxing City Keqiao District Paradise Silicon Intelligent Robot Industrial Investment Partnership, and EKSO Bionics Holdings

Status: CFIUS Requested Review; Terminated; Mitigation Acquirer:  Zhejiang Youchuang Venture Capital Investment Co., Ltd. (China); Shaoxing City Keqiao District Paradise Silicon Intelligent Robot Industrial Investment Partnership (China) Acquired:  EKSO Bionics Holdings, Inc. (U.S.) Value:  US$5 million Industry:  Medical Devices & Equipment; Healthcare; Exoskeleton Technology… Continue Reading

Upcoming/New CFIUS Filing: SC Health Corp., SIN Capital Group and Rockley Photonics

Status:  Upcoming/New Filing Acquirer:  SC Health Corp. (Cayman Islands); SIN Capital Group Pte. Ltd. (Singapore) Acquired:  Rockley Photonics, Ltd. (United Kingdom) Value:  US$1.2 billion Industry:  Medical Devices; Healthcare; Consumer Electronics; Integrated Circuits… Continue Reading

Upcoming/New CFIUS Filing: CAE Inc. and Military Training Business of L3Harris Technologies, Inc.

Status:  Upcoming/New Filing Acquirer:             CAE Inc. (Canada) Acquired:            Military Training business of L3Harris Technologies, Inc. (US) Value:                   $1.05 billion Industry:             Defense services… Continue Reading

Talk to the Experts: Multi-country M&A Is Getting More Complex: Evolving FDI Regimes Across the UK, France, Germany, Italy and the US

International M&A practitioners are used to dealing with CFIUS for any transaction involving assets in the US. The Europeans M&A practitioners are, however, catching up, and many multijurisdictional deals will now face clearance in a number of countries. The latest addition to the list, the UK National Security and Investment Bill, is broad in scope … Continue Reading

COVID-19 Industry Update: Trade, Supply Chains, Defense and More

Countries around the world continue to enact policies aimed at mitigating the spread of COVID-19 that both recognize the importance of trade to their respective economies, but also seek to address domestic demand for key goods – especially medical supplies – related to the crisis. Similarly, some recent government policies around the world have shifted … Continue Reading

BIS Amends Regulations Governing Export and Reexport of Geospatial Imaging Software

On January 6, 2020, the US Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) published an interim final rule amending the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) to make software specially designed to automate the analysis of geospatial imagery subject to the EAR and to impose a requirement of a license for the export and reexport of such software. The … Continue Reading
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