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Beijing Bear retreat

17 March 2008 By Rob Cox

Citic Securities almost got suckered into a $1bn crossshare swap with Bear. Thankfully, CIC s Blackstone adventure hangs over the Chinese capital like its smog as a warning for firms expanding beyond their core competence. Citic should consider a JV with a firm like Lehman.

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