NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The law firm of Kirby McInerney LLP is investigating potential claims against Opera Limited (“Opera” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: OPRA). This investigation concerns whether Opera has violated federal securities laws and/or engaged in other unlawful business practices.
On January 16, 2020, Hindenburg Research published a report alleging that Opera’s microfinancing app is in violation of the Google Play Store’s policies on predatory, short-term lending and misleading apps. The report also alleges that Opera’s chairman and CEO, Yahui Zhou, diverted $40 million of company proceeds to entities owned or influenced by Zhou through a series of questionable related-party transactions that were not adequately disclosed to investors.
On this news, the price of Opera American Depository Receipts (“ADRs”) fell $1.69, or 18.7%, to close at $7.33 on January 16, 2020.
If you acquired Opera securities, have information, or would like to learn more about these claims, please contact Thomas W. Elrod of Kirby McInerney LLP at 212-371-6600, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or by filling out this contact form, to discuss your rights or interests with respect to these matters without any cost to you.
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