During a meeting in Davos, Switzerland, a reporter asked Jack Ma whether "this service was listed in Hong Kong this year." In response, Ma shook his head in a row, clearly responding "not".
In fact, rumors about the ant gold clothing / Alipay listed have been circulating for many years repeatedly, all kinds of claims have, valuation, listing sites also have different opinions.
However, at the end of October 2017, Ant Financial said it had enough cash to shelve its initial public offering (IPO) plan and is investing in startups, artificial intelligence and other fields.
After attending the event in Malaysia in November, Jack Ma also pointed out that since there is still a great opportunity for inclusive financing and financial technology, Ant Financial will not have a listing plan in a year and a half or less and will focus on catching major opportunities in the financial technology industry , Two years later may consider going public.
Holding Alipay's ant gold service completed B round of financing early last year, valuing as high as 60 billion US dollars, once the listing is limitless.