Following is a list of recent corporate and policy announcements, as well as other news that might affect Chinese financial markets. Policy, government, sector news:

* Yuan seen stable, more flexible -China’s FX trading platform

* China seeks foreign investment in 5-year trade plan

* Big China bitcoin exchange says no govt pressure on outflows

* Brazil expects $20 bln fund with China to begin financing projects by March

* Rosneft says to supply extra 70 mln T of oil to China via Kazakhstan in 2017-2023

* China’s Guangzhou to halt poultry trade for three days during Jan-March Data due:

* FDI

* Dec CPI and PPI

* M2, new loans and total social financing data

Company moves:

In focus

* Morgan Stanley, UBS to raise stakes in China securities JVs to 49 pct-sources

* China Galaxy Securities determines offer size and offer price for A share offering

* Xinjiang Zhongtai Chemical sees 2016 profit surging up to 1.9 bln yuan

Earnings/Performance

* China Shipbuilding expects to return to net profit in 2016

* Hangzhou Robam Appliances sees 2016 net profit up 40-50 pct

* Shandong Chenming Paper sees 2016 net profit up 90-110 pct

* Shenzhen Zhongjin Lingnan Nonfemet sees 2016 net profit up 56.8-66.7 pct

* China Merchants Shekou Industrial’s 2016 contract sales at 73.9 bln yuan

* Daqin Railway’s cargo throughput up 16.7 pct in Dec, down 11.5 pct in 2016

* Tianjin FAW Xiali Automobile’s 2016 vehicle sales down 43 pct

Equity changes/IPOs

* Lock-up period for Huayu Automotive Systems’ 283.3 mln shares to end on Jan 16

* Lock-up period for Yuan Longping High-tech’s 164.5 mln shares to end on Jan 11

* Jack Sewing Machine’s IPO 6,115.6 times oversubscribed in online tranche

M&A

* China’s CEFC agrees with Kazakh state oil unit on stake transfer

Other moves (spin-offs, divestitures, deals)

* Chongqing Changan Auto plans engine production, emission lab projects

* China’s Yuexiu Group signs debt-to-equity swap agreement with ICBC

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA) ended last trading session with a change of 0.88 percent. It trades at an average volume of 12.35M shares versus 10.8M shares recorded at the end of last trading session. The share price of $94.72 is at a distance of 59.86 percent from its 52-week low and down -13.79 percent versus its peak. The company has a market cap of $235.53B and currently has 2.49B shares outstanding. The share price is currently 5.36 percent versus its SMA20, 1.76 percent versus its SMA50, and 6.66 percent versus its SMA200. The stock has a weekly performance of 7.87 percent and is 7.87 percent year-to-date as of the recent close.

JD.com, Inc. (JD) recently recorded -0.04 percent change and currently at $26.26 is 34.6 percent away from its 52-week low and down -12.5 percent versus its peak. It has a past 5-day performance of 3.22 percent and trades at an average volume of 8.69M shares. The stock has a 1-month performance of -2.67 percent and is 3.22 percent year-to-date as of the recent close. There were about 1.44B shares outstanding which made its market cap $37.94B. The share price is currently 1.03 percent versus its SMA20, 1.68 percent versus its SMA50, and 5.75 percent versus its SMA200.