The China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) has conditionally approved the backdoor listing application of visual content and solution provider Visual China Group (VCG) via Far East Industrial Stock (SZ:000681). Relevant brands under the group are CFP, Getty Image China, TungStar, and Shijue.

CFP, formerly known as Photo.com, is an online editorial imagery contents provider and distributing platform cofounded by Chai Jijun and YY’s CEO Li Xueling. Li left CEP in 2003 for divergence in development prospects of the company, but YY is still a controlling shareholder of the company. CFP is dedicated to providing Chinese and overseas customers with a rich and high quality images, video, visual products and professional services.

Getty Images China is a joint venture set up by VCG and Getty Images in 2005. Being a domestic provider for creative class photos, video copyright authorization, copyright clearance, entrust shoot and other professional services, it is committed to provide customers with high quality creative images, video material, and visual service.

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Emma Lee

Emma Lee is Shanghai-based tech writer, covering startups and tech happenings in China and Asia in general. We are looking for stories related to tech and China. Reach her at lixin@technode.com.