Asia Mezzanine Capital Group (AMCG) has invested in $30 million in Chevalier International Holdings, aiding its acquisition of Australia's Moraitis, a fruit and vegetable wholesaler backed...
Greater China | 22 May 2013 |
Sequoia Capital, Catamaran Investment and FootPrint Ventures have put $8 million (INR 440 million) into Hector Beverages, owners of energy drink brand Tzinga.
South Asia | 21 May 2013 |
Two funds run by Macquarie have exited Broadband Communications after the Taiwan pay-TV operator’s holding company raised S$1.39 billion ($1.1 billion) through an IPO. The offering by Asian Pay Television Trust (APTT) – of which Broadband Communications...
Exits | 20 May 2013 |
Indian dairy company Parag Milk Foods is set to receive $17 million from International Finance Corporation (IFC). The capital will be used to expand milk processing projects in the regions of Manchar and Palamner.
South Asia | 16 May 2013 |
IDG Capital Partners, Tiantu Capital, Shenzhen-based Cowin Capital and Tianjixing Capital have jointly invested in a Series A round of funding for Anxi Bama Tea worth RMB150 million ($24 million).
Greater China | 15 May 2013 |
After months of conjecture, and even a regulatory disclosure outlining its intent, China Mengniu Dairy has finally built up a commanding stake in its long-standing milk supplier China Modern Dairy. Mengniu already owned 1% of the company and has now added...
Greater China | 15 May 2013 |
Alibaba Group has agreed to pay $294 million for a 28% stake in AutoNavi Holdings, a Chinese digital mapping company listed in the US. The deal is further evidence of cash-rich Chinese internet companies’ increasing acquisitiveness as they seek to diversify...
PIPEs | 13 May 2013 |
International Finance Corporation (IFC) plans to invest up to $20 million in Hosen Capital’s New Hope Agriculture and Food Fund II, which launched last June and is targeting $180 million for investments in China’s agriculture sector. It is further...
Fundraising | 10 May 2013 |
Fairbridge Capital, a subsidiary of Canada's Fairfax Financial Holdings, has reduced its stake in Thomas Cook India from 87.1% down to 75% via an institutional placement program (IPP), which closed on May 8.
South Asia | 09 May 2013 |
China Mengniu Dairy, the country’s largest dairy producer, plans to buy 26.9% of China Modern Dairy for HK$3.18 billion ($410 million). The transaction facilitates the partial exit of KKR and CDH Investments, generating a 2.9x gross return.
Greater China | 08 May 2013 |
The US consumer cred of Domino’s Pizza means little in Japan where consumer tastes and cultural norms are very different to the West. Bain Capital took an innovative approach to cornering a competitive sector
North Asia | 08 May 2013 |
Leopard Capital has exited its entire investment in Cambodia's Kulara Water to the company's founding shareholder. Details of the transaction were not disclosed.
Southeast Asia | 06 May 2013 |
Nord Anglia Education, an international schools operator owned by Baring Private Equity Asia, has completed the bolt-on acquisition of WCL Group for $222 million. The deal strengthens Nord Anglia’s presence in North America and the Middle East, taking...
Consumer | 06 May 2013 |
Eight cornerstone investors have been lined up to take nearly one third of pay-TV operator Taiwan Broadband Communications’ Singapore IPO. The offering will allow two Macquarie funds that own Taiwan Broadband to exit their holdings.
Exits | 02 May 2013 |
Malaysia's OldTown White Coffee has unusual origins. The brand came into existence in 1999 as a range of pre-mix instant beverages, offering creamer, coffee and sugar in a single sachet. It was only in 2005 that the company decided to venture into the...
Southeast Asia | 02 May 2013 |
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