About Us

Gavekal Fathom China is Gavekal’s research unit focused exclusively on Chinese companies. Our subscribers are institutional investors who need to understand the strengths and weaknesses of specific Chinese companies. We focus on mid-cap companies in which interest is high but information is scarce.

Our range of reports cover Chinese companies of different types:

  • Fathom Profiles is a report series assessing high-interest Chinese companies that are listed overseas.
  • Project A is a report series assessing high-interest Chinese companies that are listed on China’s two domestic stock markets.
  • The Short Report is a series of quick-hit, newsy reports about Chinese companies listed abroad, or that provide analysis of events in the news.
  • Custom reports are available upon commission.

Gavekal Fathom China’s reports provide fair, independent assessments of Chinese companies. In accordance with rules established by the Securities and Exchange Commission, Fathom China avoids all material non-public information. Gavekal Fathom China complies with Chinese law.

Gavekal Fathom China is a joint venture between and Gavekal Holdings and Fathom China. Fathom China was established in 2010 by Matthew Forney, former Beijing Bureau Chief of Time magazine.