Norwest Venture Partners has picked up a 14% stake in Indian port-based logistics operator Gateway Distripark's subsidiary Snowman Logistics for INR600 million ($10.4 million). Existing...
South Asia | 17 Jun 2013 |
IDG Capital Partners has provided a $4 million round of Series A funding to China WeiPass, a smartphone app for payment verification.
Greater China | 14 Jun 2013 |
Lumis Partners has teamed up with Housing Development Finance Corporation (HDFC) to invest in PeopleStrong, an Indian human resources outsourcing company. The size of the equity commitment was not disclosed.
Expansion | 14 Jun 2013 |
Hony Capital will team up with SMG Pictures to launch a joint film and television fund worth a reported RMB3 billion ($489 million).
Greater China | 13 Jun 2013 |
Driven by rising disposable incomes and lower confidence in food safety, Chinese consumers are willing to pay a premium for quality. PE firms have identified the opportunity, but taking it can be difficult
Industrials | 13 Jun 2013 |
Southeast Asia's hunger for energy cannot be overstated. Of the region’s 600 million inhabitants, a staggering 160 million live without electricity. According to a report published last year by the National University of Singapore’s Energy Studies...
Expansion | 13 Jun 2013 |
German Investment and Development (DEG), a development finance institution, has invested INR700 million ($12 million) in the Ivy Healthcare Group which runs a chain of super specialty hospitals in the north Indian state of Punjab.
South Asia | 11 Jun 2013 |
International Financial Corp.(IFC), the World Bank investment arm, plans to commit up to $20 million to the latest fund launched by healthcare-focused firm BioVeda China Fund (BVCF).
Greater China | 06 Jun 2013 |
TEL Venture Capital, the investment arm of Japanese semiconductor maker Tokyo Electron, has invested in US water technology company MOIX Corp. The details of the transaction were not disclosed.
North Asia | 05 Jun 2013 |
Asian companies have sunk nearly $9 billion into European assets so far this year. In 2012, the final total for Asia-to-Europe M&A was more than $54 billion across 200 or so deals, according to AVCJ Research. This is more than was deployed in the four...
Greater China | 05 Jun 2013
ChrysCapital Partners has invested INR 2.5 billion ($44 million) to buy a minority stake in Indian consumer goods producer CavinKare.
South Asia | 04 Jun 2013 |
Chinese conglomerate Fosun International will contribute RMB500 million ($81.4 million) for a 10% interest in Alibaba Group’s nationwide logistics project. Known as the China Smart Logistics Network, the project is expected to receive up to RMB100 billion...
Technology | 31 May 2013 |
China’s largest non-farming horse breeder and horse feedstock trader has received RMB45 million ($7.3 million) from CDF Capital as part of a Series B round of funding. This comes nine months after the company’s RMB120 million Series A round, half...
Greater China | 31 May 2013 |
International Finance Corporation (IFC), the investment arm of the World Bank, has increased its stake in Mongolia's TenGer Financial Group (TFG) to 19% for an undisclosed amount.
Central Asia | 30 May 2013 |
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