Chinese GP Tiantu Capital has committed RMB100 million ($16 million) in a Series B round of funding for Inmotion Technologies, a manufacturer of sensor controlled vehicles.
Greater China | 09 Dec 2014 |
Taiwan-based China Development Financial Holding (CDFH) and China’s Fujian Electronics & Information Group have reached a first close of RMB1 billion ($162 million) on their debut renminbi-denominated fund.
Greater China | 04 Dec 2014 |
Michael Yu, co-founder and CEO of New Oriental Education & Technology Group, has partnered with Xitai Shen, a former CEO of Huatai United Securities, to launch a RMB200 million ($32 million) angel investment fund.
Greater China | 02 Dec 2014 |
JD Capital has bought a 60% stake in Baoding Zhong Yao, a traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) manufacturer.
Greater China | 28 Nov 2014 |
Guangzheng Group, a Shenzhen-listed steel manufacturer, has invested RMB20 million ($8.25 million) in a private equity fund jointly launched by a unit of Tsinghua Holdings and Harvest Capital, which has a target size of RMB1 billion.
Greater China | 27 Nov 2014 |
Guangdong Highsun Group, Chinese property developer and chemicals producer, is launching a RMB1.5 billion ($245 million) PE fund that will invest in entertainment and internet-related assets.
Fundraising | 30 Oct 2014 |
Luye Pharma Group, a PE-backed Chinese drug maker, has taken full ownership of its industry peer Beijing Jialin Pharmaceutical, acquiring a 42.02% interest from existing PE shareholders.
Greater China | 27 Oct 2014 |
China’s largest movie theater chain Wanda Cinema Line Corporation, which has a string of PE investors, has won regulatory approval for an IPO that could raise RMB2 billion ($326 million) in Shenzhen.
Greater China | 17 Oct 2014 |
Sino Great Wall International, a Chinese interior decorating contractor backed by JD Capital, plans to list on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange through a reverse merger with Victor Onward Textile Industrial.
Greater China | 16 Oct 2014 |
Moves by Japan’s Nomura Asset Management and Singaporean lender OCBC to enter Chinese private equity through the Qualified Foreign Limited Partnership program are unlikely to spark a broader revival
Greater China | 01 Oct 2014 |
Chinese GP Tiantu Capital has reached a first close of $63 million on its debut US dollar-denominated fund. A final close of $100 million is targeted for before the end of the year.
Greater China | 25 Sep 2014 |
China JD Capital, also known as Jiuding Capital, has set up a new fund to provide individual loans for Chinese university students.
Greater China | 22 Sep 2014 |
Qingdao Haier Venture Capital (Haier VC), a corporate VC arm of Chinese white goods maker Qingdao Haier, has teamed up with SAIF Partners to form a RMB320 million ($32 million) smart home-focused VC fund.
Greater China | 19 Sep 2014 |
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The outlook for the Australasian market is positive as a record number of IPO exits have provided strong returns for investors and has proven that PE can outperform listed equities and compete with global divestment figures. Fundraising in terms of dollar value has been high but the number of PE funds successfully raising new commitments has declined as investors flock to the best in class.
This is an intriguing time for Australasian PE as the industry continues to mature. GPs must evolve, diversify and display skills to drive value in a low-growth environment and justify future commitments when competing on a global state by achieving world-class results from current deals and exits.
4-6 March 2015, The Westin, Sydney
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The market is relatively optimistic as a new government that is viewed favourable to a balanced investment arena is introduced and we see an increase in deal activity. The hopes for a flourishing PE market amid the euphoria of 2012 has not yet been realised but the potential is still present and now may well be the time for the country to take off in its own right and increase its reputation as THE hot market in Southeast Asia.
24 March 2015, Grand Hyatt, Jakarta