Acuris (an ION Group company) is seeking a seasoned financial reporter to bolster Dealreporter’s efforts to break news on large cap listed M&A in China, Hong Kong and Singapore.
The successful applicant will have several years’ experience in business or financial news reporting and a proven track record in producing off diary news.
Dealreporter focuses on breaking major deal developments and understanding the regulatory risks surrounding large cap listed M&A in Asia and globally.
Key areas of interest include rival bids, shareholder activism and regulatory risks that can threaten deal completion.The ideal candidate will have at least two years’ experience in corporate financial journalism and familiarity with APAC M&A deal trends.
The candidate should be able to demonstrate a track record of scoops and / or investigative financial journalism, as well as an ability to make cold calls and develop sources.
Preference will be given to candidates with an M&A reporting background, an existing source network, and fluency in Mandarin or Cantonese.
The role will require close collaboration with the full range of Acuris’ local, regional and global network of reporters and analysts.
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