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...
AGIC Capital has acquired 100% of Slovenia-based medical equipment supplier Fotona as part of a plan to expand operations in Asia with an emphasis on China. The deal will facilitate an exit for US private equity firm The Gores Group.
Samara Capital Partners has acquired Indian facilities management company Sanjay Maintenance Services (SMS) for about $20 million.
Sailing Capital has provided $60 million in Series C funding to artificial intelligence (AI) and deep learning technology start-up Sense Time, less than six months after the Beijing-based company announced its previous round.
South and Southeast Asia-focused mid-market GP Creador has fully exited its investment in Indian tile maker Somany Ceramics for INR3.26 billion ($50.4 million).