Keen to consolidate their fragmented industries, Chinese companies are partnering up with PE firms to launch M&A funds. But do the GPs have the right skills and are third-party LPs willing to come on board?
Buyouts | 23 Jul 2014 |
Tianxing Capital has committed RMB30 million ($4.8 million) in a Series B round of funding to Dapu.com, a Chinese online retailer of home textiles.
Greater China | 16 Jul 2014 |
The China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) has issued draft rules for the domestic private equity industry, including a definition of investors qualified to participate in funds.
Greater China | 14 Jul 2014 |
A consortium of foreign and Chinese PE firms has launched a $1.5 billion fund, which aims to raise a combination of US dollars and Chinese currency to invest abroad.
Greater China | 14 Jul 2014 |
Shenzhen Comix Stationery, a Shenzhen-listed stationery manufacturer, has won approval to launch a PE fund, which will be managed by Hejun Consulting.
Greater China | 11 Jul 2014 |
Town Health International Medical Group, a Hong Kong-listed dental clinics operator, has contributed RMB15.5 million ($2.5 million) to a PE fund launched by a unit of the Guizhou provincial government.
Greater China | 07 Jul 2014 |
The first two PE-backed Chinese companies to go public on domestic bourses in fourth months saw their shares jump more than 40% on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange.
Greater China | 26 Jun 2014 |
China’s JD Capital has invested RMB$60 million ($10 million) in a Series A round of funding for Cheeris, a Guangzhou-based hair accessories maker. The investment was made both from its renminbi and US dollar-denominated vehicles.
Greater China | 05 Jun 2014 |
An increasing number of Chinese GPs that made their names in the renminbi space are looking to raise US-dollar funds. It requires a level of institutionalization that most have never seen before
Fundraising | 04 Jun 2014 |
Shenzhen-listed Hunan Boyun New Materials has raised RMB629 million ($100 million) from investors including domestic PE funds Xiangtou High-Tech Venture and Hunan Da Boyun Investment.
Greater China | 27 May 2014 |
China Soft Capital (CSC) and Yangquan Coal Industry Group have launched an industry buyout fund with a target of RMB3 billion ($480 million).
Greater China | 22 May 2014 |
Shanghai-listed Kunming Pharmaceutical Corp. has partnered with a direct investment arm of Ping An Securities to set up a healthcare-focused M&A fund, with a target of RMB500 million ($80 million).
Greater China | 29 Apr 2014 |
JD Capital, formerly Jiuding Capital, has won regulatory approval to list on China’s over-the-counter (OTC) board.
Greater China | 25 Apr 2014 |
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