China's Tencent Holdings has led a $1.1 billion investment in Indian ride-hailing app developer Ola. The company is in talks with other investors to raise a further $1 billion as an extension of this funding round.
Existing investor SoftBank also participated, according to a release, along with several unnamed new investors based in the US. Ola did not disclose the size of each investor’s commitment, though filings...
Team turnover remains a key concern for LPs making commitments to Chinese private equity firms, but even the most stable of GPs must demonstrate an ability to evolve in response to a fast-changing environment, investors caution.
Redpoint China Ventures has closed its debut renminbi-denominated VC fund at RMB700 million ($110 million).
India’s National Investment & Infrastructure Fund has acquired a controlling stake in PE-backed logistics player Continental Warehousing Corporation (CWCNSL) in a joint deal with Dubai-based port operator DP World.
HarbourVest Partners has closed its latest fund-of-funds targeting European and Asian markets with $1.7 billion in commitments.