NEW YORK, Jan. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Seven Stars Cloud Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: SSC) ("SSC" or the "Company"), announced today the establishment of the SSC Digital Investment Banking Advisory Unit ("Digital IB Advisory Unit") as part of Seven Stars Cloud's NextGen X Initial Exchange Offering ("IEO") Platform.
In an effort to form a seamless conduit between Seven Stars Cloud's 7 Product Engines and the regional partners, ATS exchanges and other digital currency trading platforms & exchanges that SSC will be partnering with, the Digital IB Unit will help facilitate all aspects of IEO offering preparation and processes such as asset pool/collateral due diligence, investor reporting, data services, ongoing deal management, etc.
The Digital IB Advisory Unit will consist of several seasoned financial executives that are being transferred over directly from Bruno Wu's Sun Seven Stars' Investment Group. Two of these individuals include:
- Mr. Cao Tianfan, a former general manager and managing director at China Securities International, a large scale global leading comprehensive securities company with registered capital of RMB 6.1 billion (approx. $948 million USD);
- Mr. Steve Fan, previous head of Chase's banking business and head of customer sales for corporate banking, both for China's Western Region
In addition to the creation of the Digital IB Unit, on-going banking advisory projects will also be transferred over to SSC alongside the personnel who have ownership of those projects.
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