Jack Ma-Backed Yunfeng Leads $1.7bn Purchase of MassMutual Asia Unit

Yunfeng Financial Group (Yunfeng FG) said it would be the main investor in a $1.7 billion acquisition of insurer MassMutual International’s Hong Kong unit; Yunfeng FG will hold 60% of MassMutual Asia and the rest will be owned by other investors such as Ant Financial, Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC Private Ltd and China’s internet giant Sina; the deal will add insurance products to Yunfeng’s existing fintech-focused financial services. Source

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