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News May 14, 2014

Shearman & Sterling Advises on Tuniu Corporation IPO

Shearman & Sterling advised Morgan Stanley & Co. International plc., Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC and China Renaissance Securities (Hong Kong) Limited as the underwriters in connection with the US$72 million initial public offering of Tuniu Corporation (“Tuniu”), a leading online leisure travel company in China, on the Nasdaq Stock Exchange.

Tuniu offers a large selection of packaged tours, including organized tours and self-guided tours, as well as travel-related services for leisure travelers through its website tuniu.com and mobile platform.

The Shearman & Sterling team included partners Matthew Bersani (Hong Kong-Capital Markets), Russell Sacks (New York-Financial Institutions Advisory & Financial Regulatory), and Larry Crouch (Palo Alto-Tax); counsel Kevin Zhang (Hong Kong-Capital Markets) and Eileen O’Pray (Palo Alto-Tax); associates Wei Fang (Beijing-Asia Corporate), Jennifer Morton, Jenny Ding (both New York-Financial Institutions Advisory & Financial Regulatory), and Joe Tucci (Palo Alto-Tax); international specialist Jay Zhao (Shanghai-Asia Corporate); and legal assistant Weina Guan (Beijing-Asia Corporate).

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