Taobao parent Alibaba can’t stop growing by Tom Marling in Marketplace 12 Jun 2017 China’s ecommerce leviathan Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) is forecasting annual revenue growth of 45 to 49 per cent this year, a target that exceeds analysts’ estimates by 10 percentage points. According to This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. Share Tom Marling Tom is a PhD candidate in Chinese History at Hong Kong Baptist University, and former PR consultant in Mainland China. He joined the AIM Group in 2016 as a writer/analyst.