CLSA Capital Partners has invested $21.8 million for a minority stake in Resonance Eduventures, an Indian education specialist. It marks the fifth investment in India by the $333 million ARIA Investment Partners III and the 10th by the ARIA group of funds in the country.
Resonance was set up in 2001 and provides coaching for entrance examinations to students interested in pursuing graduation courses in the fields of engineering and medical sciences. It has a network of...
Amicus Capital Partners, an India-focused PE firm founded last year by former executives from the Carlyle Group and India Value Fund Advisors (IVFA), has reached a first close of $90 million on its debut fund.
Rui Ma, Greater China partner at Silicon Valley-based investor 500 Startups, has left the firm and set up her own early-stage fund-of-funds to invest in US GPs.
Sydney Angels, a syndicate of high-net-worth individuals that invests in Australian start-ups, has launched its second fund with a view to raising up to A$20 million ($15 million).
Innovation Network Corporation of Japan (INCJ) has committed up to $45 million as part of a joint acquisition of UK-based freeze-dried food manufacturer Chaucer Food.