Asian Venture Capital Journal (AVCJ)
Japan Industrial Partners (JIP) has agreed to sell Japanese internet service provider Biglobe to KDDI Group for approximately JPY80 billion ($699 million), nearly three years after it carved out the asset from NEC.
Allegro Funds Group has acquired Australian mine production and specialist drilling operator JSW Australia.
The International Finance Corporation (IFC), the investment arm of the World Bank, will partner with Vietnam's State Capital Investment Corporation (SCIC) to help execute its divestment plan and explore co-financing opportunities.
With concerns that China's venture capital boom is heading for a bust, investors are increasingly targeting early-stage strategies. Renminbi funds are also coming more into the reckoning
Lionel de Saint-Exupery, president and CEO of CDIB Capital, on leveraging resources and expertise - inside and outside China - to capitalize on the country's growth opportunity
Samena Capital launched a dedicated India credit fund three years ago with $45 million in seed capital. Pavan Gupte, a managing director with the firm, explains how the middle market is evolving
Bala Naidu, an India-based managing director at Baring Private Equity Asia, has left the GP to start his own PE firm.
General Atlantic has promoted Mumbai-based Shantanu Rastogi and Hong Kong-based Erin Chang.