Australia's CHAMP Ventures and its US-based partner Frontenac will exit H-E Parts – a leading provider of replacement parts for mining and construction vehicles – as Hitachi Construction Machinery agreed to buy the business for an enterprise valuation of $240 million.
The investment is expected to deliver a return of around 2x for CHAMP, which came in as a minority investor in 2008, according to a source familiar with the situation. The GP postponed the launch of its...
Morningside Venture Capital, a China-focused early-stage VC firm that used to manage only US dollar-denominated funds, has closed its first renminbi vehicle at RMB1 billion ($143 million).
TPG Capital has agreed to acquire a controlling position in Vietnam Australia International School (VAS), facilitating an exit for existing backers Mekong Capital and Denmark-based MAJ Invest.
Apax Partners has agreed to invest $388 million in Guotai Junan Securities as the largest cornerstone investor in the Chinese brokerage’s HK$16.5 billion ($2.1 billion) Hong Kong IPO.
Consumer-focused GP ClearVue Partners has led a RMB200 million ($30 million) Series B round of funding for I Believe, a Chinese convenience store operator.