China’s Sailing Capital and its subsidiary Shanghai Sailing Industrial Capital have launched a RMB5 billion ($821 million) buyout fund, in a bid to facilitate cross-border transactions....
Greater China | 03 Dec 2013 |
More than 50 Chinese private equity firms are suspected of illegal fundraising activity, according to the head of a taskforce charged with tracking down offenders. A total of RMB16 billion ($2.6 billion) and more than 100,000 people are thought to be...
Greater China | 28 Nov 2013 |
China Broadband Capital Partners (CBC) and Sichuan Changhong Electric, a Chinese electric goods maker, plan to launch a RMB250 million ($41 million) venture fund to invest in the cloud computing, big data, smart phone and internet industries.
Greater China | 26 Nov 2013 |
Haitong Capital, a PE arm of Haitong Securities, and Shanghai-based logistics company Orient International Enterprise have launched a renminbi-denominated buyout fund with a target of RMB3 billion ($493 million).
Greater China | 18 Nov 2013 |
China’s Jiuding Capital has reached a first close of RMB1 billion ($164 million) on its latest renminbi-denominated vehicle, which has a full target of up to RMB3 billion.
Greater China | 08 Nov 2013 |
As some global fund-of-funds struggle to raise funds, their renminbi counterparts are struggling to find a purpose – government-backed vehicles excepted. A more mature LP base should bring more demand
Fund-of-funds | 11 Sep 2013 |
China Fortune Link Fund Management has rolled out a RMB100 million ($16.3 million) venture capital fund to invest in Qinghai, a province located in China's far northwest.
Greater China | 10 Sep 2013 |
SAIF Partners and China Telescope Investments have reached a first close of RMB300 million ($49 million) on their China retail growth fund. The vehicle - Telescope Consumer Growth Fund I – will support the development of retail and consumer products,...
Greater China | 26 Aug 2013 |
China’s Kunwu Jiuding Capital plans to raise a renminbi-denominated mezzanine fund to provide local companies with debt solutions where pure equity is not appropriate.
Greater China | 21 Aug 2013 |
The National Development and Regulatory Commission (NDRC) is said to have stopped registering for domestic private equity funds, having lost out to the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) in the battle to become the asset class' preeminent regulator....
Greater China | 21 Aug 2013 |
A consortium comprising CITIC Capital, Suzhou-based Oriza Holdings and China Merchants Group has bought a 25% stake in China’s SF Express, a Shenzhen-headquartered express delivery services provider. Financial details were not disclosed.
Greater China | 20 Aug 2013 |
China’s Tiantu Capital has committed RMB80 million (US$13 million) to Ganqishi, a Hangzhou-based Chinese cuisine food chain, for an undisclosed stake. It is the first investment from the VC firm's sixth renminbi-denominated fund.
Greater China | 14 Aug 2013 |
Tiantu Capital has closed its sixth renminbi-denominated fund on RMB1 billion ($160 million). The vehicle will mainly invest in China's consumer sector.
Greater China | 06 Aug 2013 |
China’s Sailing Capital participated in a $400 million round of funding round for Mobileye, a Netherlands-based operator of driver assistance systems, valuing the company at about $1.5 billion. It is one of five investors that will between them own...
Greater China | 09 Jul 2013 |
Hong Kong jeweler Chow Tai Fook has teamed up with financial services provider Credit China and private equity firm VMS Investment to form a closed-end Renminbi Qualified Foreign Limited Partnership (RQFLP) fund. The vehicle, named Chongqing Run Ke Equity...
Greater China | 03 Jul 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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