Financial Times: RWR CEO Comments on Sale of EyeVerify by Ant Group

As reported by Tabby Kinder and James Kynge of the Financial Times, China's Ant Group is planning to sell its U.S. subsidiary, EyeVerify, a biometric security company that was initially purchased in 2016. Ant Group, alongside EyeVerify, had previously come under scrutiny by the U.S. government, as addressed in comments offered by RWR CEO Roger Robinson. He notes in the article, "EyeVerify was being targeted by some in the previous ...

Financial Times: RWR’s CEO Comments on White House Discussions Concerning Executive Order on China

On December 17, 2020, the Financial Times' Demetri Sevastopulo published a piece on turmoil within the Trump Administration over how to interpret the President's Executive Order of November 12 prohibiting U.S. investors from transacting in the equities of Chinese companies designated by the U.S. Department of Defense as affiliated with the Chinese military. Robinson noted in the piece, "Treasury is reportedly insisting on narrowing, ...

WSJ: RWR’s CEO, Roger Robinson, Comments on Debate Over Interpretation of Executive Order on China

In a Wall Street Journal article of December 17, 2020, titled "Government Leaders Clash Over Next Step for Trump's Ban on Chinese Stocks," RWR's CEO, Roger Robinson comments on the unfolding debate over how an Executive Order (EO) issued by President trump on November 12 will be interpreted. The EO prohibited U.S. investors from holding stock in certain Chinese companies identified by the U.S. Department of Defense as being affiliated with ...