- Apr 15
Demystifying Silicon Valley Bank’s Failure: A High-Tech Version of an Old-Fashioned Bank Run
There’s an old saying on Wall Street: “[w]hen the Fed hits the brakes, someone goes through the windshield.” Silicon Valley Bank (“SVB”)...
- Nov 8, 2022
An Economic Downturn & Private Equity in 2023
"The Worst is Yet to Come", said the International Monetary Fund regarding their economic outlook for 2023. The U.S. is likely to enter a...
- Jul 12, 2020
Abstract This Article is an effort to familiarize the non-tax business readers with a leading change in the international taxation arena...
- Feb 20, 2019
2019 Outlook: Global Regulations and International Investment
From the Brexit plan hanging by a thread, to the longest US government shutdown in history, to the US-China Trade war and several key...
Ken Zijian Ye
- Apr 2, 2018
Initial Coin Offerings – Recent Developments and Future Prospects
Introduction Initial coin offerings (ICOs), also known as initial public coin offerings (IPCOs), have become a controversial topic in the...
- Nov 13, 2017
The SEC Consolidated Audit Trial
The use of technology has changed the structure of the equity market and the way investors implement their trading strategies. Several...
- Oct 16, 2017
Regulating Initial Coin Offerings: The Approach of International Market Authorities
In the last few years, blockchain emerged as a disruptive technology. Blockchain is a distributed database, capable of holding a secure...
- Feb 8, 2017
Snap It Up?
2016 was an uneventful year for the IPO market. The year saw the lowest number of deals since 2009 and raised less than $19 billion, the...