Private equity firm EIG Global Energy Partners has teamed up with Asia-based agriculture and energy supply chain manager Noble Group to acquire and operate upstream and mid-stream energy...
Industrials | 15 Jul 2014 |
The Carlyle Group has made a tender offer to acquire 100% of Japanese mortgage bank SBI Mortgage in deal valued at approximately JPY43.2 billion ($423 million).
North Asia | 04 Jul 2014 |
Chinese private equity firms’ growing interest in US acquisitions has yet to translate into meaningful deal flow. These relatively new arrivals need time to familiarize themselves with a competitive market
Buyouts | 02 Jul 2014 |
Shares in Australian in vitro fertilization company Monash IVF Group slipped below the offering price on the second day of trading, following a A$315.9 million ($298 million) IPO that saw Ironbridge Capital exit the majority of its holding.
Exits | 27 Jun 2014 |
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's third arrow of structural reform - and his ability to push it through - could present the best-ever opportunity for a resurgent Japan, industry participants say.
North Asia | 26 Jun 2014 |
Global mid-market buyout firm The Riverside Company has acquired Global Orthopaedic Technologies (GOT), an Australian orthopaedic implants manufacturer.
Australasia | 24 Jun 2014 |
The Carlyle Group has agreed to acquire Sunsho Pharmaceutical, a contract manufacturer in the Japan's health and nutrition (H&N) industry. The financial details of the transaction - which will see the PE firm take a 100% stake - were not disclosed.
North Asia | 23 Jun 2014 |
TPG Capital and PAG Asia Capital, together with co-investor Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan (OTPP) have agreed to buy DTZ, the property services arm of Australia-listed UGL, for an enterprise valuation of A$1.215 billion ($1.2 billion).
Buyouts | 16 Jun 2014 |
Permira has reached a final close on its fifth global buyout fund, Permira V, at the hard cap of EUR5.3 billion ($7.2 billion), less than the EUR9.6 billion raised by its predecessor.
Buyout | 13 Jun 2014 |
CHAMP Ventures invested in H-E Parts to support expansion in Australia. As the only independent after-market parts provider of scale, the company is targeting miners that want to reduce their maintenance costs
Australasia | 11 Jun 2014 |
Five months into 2014 and PE activity in China’s education sector is at its highest level in six years. Wary of the issues tied to creating a large footprint, investors are picking their segments and geographies carefully
Greater China | 04 Jun 2014 |
KKR has agreed to buy Goodpack, the world’s largest manufacturer of intermediate bulk containers (IBCs), for S$1.4 billion ($1.1 billion). It plans to delist the company from the Singapore exchange.
Buyouts | 28 May 2014 |
Pacific Equity Partners (PEP) has exited Australia's Peters Ice Cream to PE-backed UK ice cream company R&R.
Australasia | 28 May 2014 |
The fundraising process for TPG Asia VI was not smooth. More than two-and-a-half years in the market, a reduced target, changes in senior management, and churn within the China team prompting questions about the PE firm’s ability to cover what is arguably...
Fundraising | 28 May 2014 |
Pacific Equity Partners (PEP) has launched a take-private bid for SAI Global that values the Australian Securities Exchange-listed risk management and standards compliance business at up to A$1.1 billion ($1 billion).
Buyouts | 26 May 2014 |
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