The economic argument for co-producing films with Chinese partners is compelling, but does the private equity industry have enough local and Hollywood savvy to take advantage of it?
"Transformers: Dark of the Moon," the third film in the sci-fi action franchise, took $56 million on its opening weekend in China last July, shattering the record set by "Avatar." Within three weeks ticket...
CDH Investments, the largest PE shareholder in WH Group, will raise HK$9.25 billion ($1.19 billion) by exiting a 10.6% stake in the Chinese pork processor.
SeaLink Capital Partners and the International Finance Corporation have committed a INR 1 billion ($14.9 million) Series C round to India-based dialysis clinic chain NephroPlus.
Gobi Partners and Kaitai Capital have jointly led a RMB95 million ($14 million) Series A round of funding for Momfo, a Chinese property financing platform.
The investment arm of Singapore's Economic Development Board (EDBI) has made an undisclosed commitment to an Asia Pacific expansion drive by US-based analytics company RetailNext.