Asian Venture Capital Journal (AVCJ)
Singapore-headquartered mobile internet and gaming platform Sea has raised $884 million in its US IPO after increasing the offer price and size.
China-based electric scooter manufacturer Segway & Ninebot Group - previously known as Ninebot - has raised a $100 million Series C round from the Chinese state-backed SDIC Fund and a fund owned by China Mobile.
Southeast Asian ride-hailing app operator Grab has secured debt facilities of up to $700 million from leading global and regional banks.
Southeast Asia has an abundance of local players targeting early-stage deals while foreign investors fly in to participate in the later stage rounds. The industry is looking for ways to fill the hole in the middle
November 13 2017, Central, Hong KongMore information
Yun Zhou, a partner with Chinese law firm Zhong Lun, discusses the effects of Chinese government guidelines on outbound investment in terms of who will be doing these deals, and how
Hartley Rogers, chairman of Hamilton Lane, discusses how the global fundraising boom reflects a larger private equity investment opportunity and why LPs are honing their approaches to the asset class
Jungle Ventures has appointed Grace Xia (pictured, center), formerly senior director of corporate strategy and development at Tencent Holdings, as a principal on its investment team.
William Shen, formerly head of Greater China at Headland Capital Partners, has become CEO of CRE Alliance, a private equity joint venture between China Resources Enterprise (CRE) and Great Wall Asset Management.