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,...
China Everbright and its portfolio company Focus Media, a Chinese outdoor advertising business, have launched a RMB5 billion ($750 million) investment fund that will invest in the technology, media and telecom (TMT) sector.
The Carlyle Group has fully exited its remaining stake in Australian ports operator Qube Logistics for a reported A$350 million ($263 million).
Institutional investors expect private equity funds to deliver outsize returns, regardless of the lower growth environment in Asia, which means GPs must focus more on making a difference to portfolio companies at the micro level.
UOB Venture Management (UOBVM), a subsidiary of Singapore’s United Overseas Bank, has led a RMB200 million ($30 million) Series C round for HunterOn, a Chinese online recruitment services provider.