Although it doesn't always register prominently on the radar, healthcare and related biotech actually accounts for 30% or more of all venture capital investment in the US.
Now there are signs that healthcare investment in China may become just as important. Following the recent China Healthcare Investment Conference in Shanghai, AVCJ surveys the state of PRC healthcare,...
Australian superannuation fund Hostplus has committed $50 million to a China-focused VC fund launched by Australian seed investor Artesian. The fund is targeting up to $200 million.
Yatra Online, an Indian travel services provider listed on NASDAQ, has raised INR1 billion ($15.4 million) in debt funding from InnoVen Capital.
Steven Okun, until recently KKR’s director of public affairs for Asia Pacific, has been appointed ASEAN representative for EMPEA, a global industry association for private capital in emerging markets.
East Ventures has launched a $30 million Southeast Asia fund that will make seed to Series A investments in technology start-ups, with an emphasis on Indonesia.