The National Council for Social Security Fund (NSSF), China's state pension fund, has invested $15 million in China Mobile Games and Entertainment Group (CMGE), a US-listed mobile games...
Greater China | 20 Nov 2013 |
Temasek Holdings, Hopu Investment Management and three other investors will buy a 13.24% stake in Yashili International from China Mengniu Dairy for HK$1.6 billion ($213 million). Mengniu – which bought a controlling stake in Yashili earlier this year...
PIPEs | 11 Nov 2013 |
China New Enterprise Investment (CNEI) has acquired a 17% stake in Fudan-Zhangjiang Bio-Pharmaceutical (FDZJ) for $25.4 million, becoming the second-largest shareholder in the Shanghai based bio-pharmaceutical firm.
Greater China | 05 Nov 2013 |
TPG Capital has agreed to buy a 12.15% stake in Chinese satellite television operator Phoenix Satellite Television Holdings from 21st Century Fox for HK$1.66 billion ($214 million).
PIPEs | 21 Oct 2013 |
The private equity unit of CCB International (CCBI), has invested HK$200 million ($26 million) in China Water Industry Group through a convertible bonds subscription.
Greater China | 18 Oct 2013 |
Blumont Group has received $200 million in new funding from New York-based investment firm Platinum Partners, half of which will be used to buy convertible bonds in Australian copper miner Discovery Metals, previously a target of Chinese private equity...
PIPEs | 18 Oct 2013 |
RRJ Capital has agreed to invest $50 million in Shanghai-headquartered real estate developer CIFI Holdings via a new share subscription. The firm, which went public in Hong Kong last December, raising approximately $214 million, will use the capital for...
Real estate | 17 Oct 2013 |
Ascendent Capital Partners (ACP) has acquired a stake in Chinese supermarket operator Wumart Stores, as Wumart moves to acquire 36 stores from retail firm CP Lotus Corp. for HK$2.3 billion ($302 million) through a share swap.
Consumer | 16 Oct 2013 |
Singapore-listed Chinese water treatment firm SIIC Environment will raise a total of S$260.2 million ($209 million) by selling new shares to investors including China Investment Corporation (CIC), RRJ Capital and CCBI International.
Greater China | 15 Oct 2013 |
IDG Capital Partners has invested RMB250 million ($40 million) in Chinese catering chain Quanjude - best known for its Peking Duck dishes - for a 5.78% stake.
Greater China | 15 Oct 2013 |
Fosun Group has invested in Goldpoly New Energy Holdings, a Hong Kong-listed Chinese solar power station operator, by subscribing to a $50 million convertible bonds offering. China Orient Asset Management and US-based asset management firm York Capital...
Greater China | 10 Oct 2013 |
Temasek Holdings has invested $100 million in 21Vianet Group, a US-listed Chinese carrier-neutral internet data center services provider, for about a 10% stake.
PIPEs | 03 Oct 2013 |
Mount Reskit Investments, a wholly-owned unit owned by Malaysian sovereign fund Khazanah Nasional, plans to invest HK$1.18 billion ($152 million) in Beijing Enterprises Water Group. Upon completion, it will hold a 4.95% stake in the state-owned water...
Greater China | 30 Sep 2013 |
Indika Hettiarachchi, director at Sri Lanka-based Jupiter Capital Partners, outlines why India’s economic troubles could help other South Asian countries get a bigger share of investment in the region
South Asia | 11 Sep 2013
Standard Chartered Private Equity (SCPE) has invested a further INR370.3 million ($5.7 million) to buy preferential shares in India’s Fortis Healthcare. It brings SCPE’s total investment into the company to approximately INR2.5 billion.
South Asia | 09 Sep 2013 |
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India's private equity industry is in a state of transition, and only funds that are nimble on their feet and adaptive will ultimately survive. Find out what you need to navigate India's changing landscape at the 14th Annual AVCJ Private Equity & Venture India Forum on 5-6 December. Last year's Forum was attended by more than 250 top executives coming from 15 different countries and territories around the globe. Over 50 LPs joined the event, including dozens of foreign investors looking to increase their allocations to India or to invest in the country for the very first time. The conference featured in-depth analysis about India's private equity industry with sessions that covered topics ranging from confronting the difficult exit and fundraising environment, to understanding regulatory changes, to predicting where the industry will likely be in 2015.
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After a decade-long mining boom the economy is experiencing a loss of momentum and the resulting deal flow reduction and lack of value in the market means GPs are chasing many of the same acquisition targets. That said, the exit market is recovering with both IPOs and M&A activity picking up, and an increase in LPs appetite for the asset class, and the recent government change means that the industry is cautiously optimistic for the future and expecting a rise in activity over the next 12 months.
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