Indian education technology start-up IMAX Program has received a $13.5 million funding round from a group of venture investors including the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation (MSDF).
Victor Chua has left a position as vice president focusing on Southeast Asia at Gobi Partners to launch his own Malaysia-based VC firm, Vynn Capital.
Chinese private equity firm NDE Capital has confirmed a third close for its second fund with $357 million in commitments, surpassing a $350 million hard cap. It has raised the targeted corpus to $450 million.
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Singapore-based Monk’s Hill Ventures has engaged Mohd Ridzwan (Reez) Nordin as a Malaysia-based venture partner.
Warburg Pincus and industrial conglomerate Becamex IDC have agreed to set up a $200 million platform to develop institutional-grade infrastructure and logistics properties in Vietnam.
Sistema Asia Fund, a VC unit of Russian conglomerate Sistema, has led a $12 million Series B funding round for Indian fitness lifestyle app operator HealthifyMe.
NAB Ventures, a unit of National Australia Bank (NAB), has invested A$5.9 million ($4.6 million) in ActivePipe, a Melbourne-based software supplier for the real estate industry.
Navis Capital Partners sees MFS Technology - the first exit from its seventh fund - as the initial manifestation of a strategy that takes a long-term view on a target industry's development but focuses on rapid implementation of value creation plans
Allergan, a US-listed pharmaceutical company and the owner of Botox cosmetic injectable products, has agreed to acquire Elastagen, an Australian skin treatment developer backed by a number of VCs, in a deal worth up to $260 million.
Sailing Capital has invested $30.6 million in Cellular Biomedicine Group (CBMG), a China and US-based biopharmaceutical company focused on immunotherapy cancer treatments.
A group of VCs including Tokyo-headquartered East Ventures has completed an $8.5 million Series A round for New Zealand big data computing company Nyriad.
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Japanese financial technology company WealthNavi has raised JPY4.5 billion ($41.3 million) through a combination of domestic venture capital funding and loans from financial institutions.
Singapore’s EDBI has joined a group of venture investors in a $200 million Series B round for US-based Joby Aviation, a developer of electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) aircraft envisioned for use as taxis.
CITIC Capital has led a $21 million Series D investment in Organica Water, a US-based environmental infrastructure company with extensive operations in Asia.
Navis Capital Partners has agreed to exit its controlling position in Singapore-based circuit board maker MFS Technology. The GP will generate a 3x money multiple and an IRR of more than 40% on the investment.
A group of VCs led by China’s 6 Dimensions Capital and Sino-US investor Danhua Capital (DHVC) has committed $10 million to US and Singapore-based Engine Biosciences.
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Accel Partners has invested $50 million in BrowserStack, an Indian IT company that supplies enterprise clients with internet and mobile software testing infrastructure.
Partners Group has confirmed a 3.2x return on its investment in Japan Solar as part of a previously announced larger Asia energy acquisition by Global Investment Partners (GIP).
StoreHub, a Malaysia-based business that helps retailers digitize their operations, has raised a $5.1 million Series A round of funding led by Vertex Ventures.
A group of venture capital firms specializing in blockchain technologies, including Hong Kong’s Kenetic Capital, has joined a $19.5 million initial coin offering (ICO) investment in Singapore-based database provider Bluzelle.
The Series C round for smart household device manufacturer Rokid underlines investor interest in China-based artificial intelligence plays