Japanese mid-market buyout firm Polaris Capital has bought a 100% stake in all-you-can-eat restaurant chain Edoichi.
North Asia | 01 Sep 2014 |
FountainVest Partners has acquired a controlling interest in Key Safety Systems (KSS), a US-based auto components manufacturer that has considerable exposure to China. Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) is participating as a co-investor.
Buyouts | 01 Sep 2014 |
The manufacturers of guide rails used in elevators are an oligopoly serving an oligopoly. Three companies control 80% of the market and eight of their clients are responsible for 90% of the world’s elevators. This concentration of supply may in part...
Buyouts | 27 Aug 2014 |
Ekuinas, the Malaysian government-backed private equity investor, has agreed to acquire up to 95.5% of Orkim, one of the country’s largest clean petroleum product (CPP) tanker companies, for MYR346.3 million ($109 million).
Southeast Asia | 25 Aug 2014 |
Catalyst CEL Fund, a joint venture between China Everbright and Israel-based Catalyst Equity Management, will invest approximately $42 million in Lamina Technologies, a Switzerland-based tool manufacturer.
Greater China | 25 Aug 2014 |
Hony Capital has acquired a 20% stake in Chinese farm machinery maker Chery Heavy Industry for RMB696 million ($113 million).
Greater China | 21 Aug 2014 |
CITIC Capital Partners has acquired a controlling stake in King Koil Shanghai Sleep System, a Chinese mattress maker.
Buyouts | 21 Aug 2014 |
CITIC Private Equity has abandoned plans for a takeover of Singapore-listed Biosensors International, although it will remain an active investor in the medical device manufacturer.
Buyouts | 20 Aug 2014 |
Japanese mid-market GP Advantage Partners has acquired FMI Corp, an Osaka-based provider of kitchenware products and services.
North Asia | 19 Aug 2014 |
Partners Group has agreed to buy a controlling stake in Suzhou Savera Elevator Riding System, a Spanish elevator components manufacturer that now draws most of its business from China, for an enterprise valuation of more than $450 million.
Buyouts | 19 Aug 2014 |
AVIC Capital, a subsidiary of aircraft manufacturer Aviation Industry Corporation of China, has confirmed it is in talks to buy Avolon, an aircraft leasing company owned by Oak Hill Capital, CVC Capital Partners and Cinven.
Greater China | 18 Aug 2014 |
Chinese conglomerate Fosun International and Ardian Private Equity have withdrawn their takeover bid for French-based vacation resorts operator Club Méditerranée (Club Med).
Greater China | 15 Aug 2014 |
Shareholders of Singapore-listed Goodpack, the world largest maker of intermediate bulk containers (IBCs), have approved a S$1.4 billion ($1.1 billion) take-private offer made by KKR.
Southeast Asia | 15 Aug 2014 |
TPG Capital has agreed to invest approximately $117 million in Union Bank of Colombo (UBC) in what will be Sri Lanka’s largest-ever private equity buyout as well as one of the biggest foreign direct investments in the country in recent years.
Financials | 15 Aug 2014 |
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