Koudai Gouwu, a Chinese mobile shopping portal, has raised a $350 million Series C round of funding led by Tencent Holdings and Tiger Global. H Capital, VY Capital and DST Advisors also...
Greater China | 24 Oct 2014 |
Creador has made a partial exit from India's Repco Home Finance (RHF), generating a 3x return on its original investment.
South Asia | 24 Oct 2014 |
From Facebook’s acquisition of WhatsApp to Google’s...
Venture | 15 May 2014 |
The Philippines has emerged from relative obscurity to become private equity’s latest nascent consumer play in Southeast Asia. Deal flow is slow and uncertain as investors get to grips with the opportunity.
Southeast Asia | 22 Oct 2014 |
In Study Group, Australian tertiary education has a strong example of how PE can support cross-border expansion. But now the smart money is going into vocational and early learning services
Australasia | 22 Oct 2014 |
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Performance | 14 Oct 2014 |
Lionbridge Financial Leasing is aptly named. The team behind the Chinese company that provides lease-back services and leasing asset management to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) started out together more than a decade ago at Zoomlion. They...
Greater China | 22 Oct 2014 |
LPs were clear in what they wanted from IDFC Alternatives. Alongside commitments to the Indian GP's latest infrastructure fund there was a strong desire for co-investment. As a result, the $900 million corpus of the recently closed India Infrastructure...
South Asia | 22 Oct 2014 |
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Southeast Asia private equity in 2013-2014 looks overall healthy. Capital under management rises steadily but funds raised declines slightly. Find out more in this 10th edition report, which includes 2009-1H2014 statistics in excel format.
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With the empathic and historic victory of Narendra Modi at the recent elections in India, the market confidence has improved significantly. Until recently, India was mentioned in financial markets only in a negative light given the enormous potential and lack of delivery. Difficulties in exiting, arbitrary taxation and poor governance are just some of the chronic problems deterring investors.
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