Asian Venture Capital Journal (AVCJ)
ChrysCapital has closed its seventh India fund with more than $600 million, beating its target.
Ant Financial, the financial services affiliate of China’s Alibaba Group, has agreed invest $200 million in a dedicated mobile finance platform that will soon be launched by South Korean internet giant Kakao Corp.
China’s iQiyi.com, a video-streaming platform majority-owned by search giant Baidu, has raised $1.53 billion from a group of private equity investors through the sale of convertible notes.
Australia’s lower middle market is rich in investment opportunities but underpenetrated by private equity. Local family offices are increasingly keen on participating, although in their own way
After more than 25 years between them at Pacific Equity Partners, Anthony Kerwick and Rob Koczkar departed in 2014 to pursue other opportunities. They have now joined forces as Adamantem Capital
Jenny Lee, managing partner at GGV Capital, discusses the venture capital environment in China
Meituan-Dianping, a China-based online-to-offline (O2O) services platform created through the merger of two rival groups, has launched a RMB3 billion ($436 million) fund that will make early-stage consumer sector investments.
Silicon Valley-based early-stage investor 500 Startups has appointed Edith Yeung as Greater China partner, replacing Rui Ma who left the firm last year to launch her own fund.