Jiangsu Yuyue Medical Equipment & Supply and Sunny Optical Technology Group have postponed their investments in Ant Group’s consumer finance unit after state-sponsored Cinda was required to halt its participation.

China-based payment services provider Ant Group’s Chongqing Ant Consumer Finance subsidiary has suspended plans to raise fresh funding, reportedly as part of the country’s crackdown on its technology companies. One of the prospective investors, state-owned asset management firm China Cinda Asset Management, first revealed the decision in a filing on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange…

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