China Media Capital (CMC) has led a RMB200 million ($32 million) Series C+ funding round for Gewara, a Chinese online movie ticket site.
Greater China | 03 Jul 2014 |
Global media group Bertelsmann has made an LP commitment to Digital Nirvana Fund, an India-focused vehicle that supports start-ups in the digital space.
Fundraising | 30 Jun 2014 |
Gary Wang has start-up pedigree. The Chinese entrepreneur took online video company Tudou.com from nothing to a US listing, and two years ago, a merger with rival Youku.com in a deal worth $1 billion. Wang now runs an animated film studio, which is already...
Venture | 25 Jun 2014 |
GGV Capital and Chengwei Capital have led a $20 million Series B round of funding for Light Chaser Animation Studios, a Chinese animation producer.
Greater China | 23 Jun 2014 |
Chinese conglomerate Fosun International plans to invest in Studio 8, a Hollywood film studio. Financial details were not disclosed.
Greater China | 23 Jun 2014 |
Sova, a Singapore start-up that provides a cloud-based WordPress hosting service, has secured $3 million in seed funding from undisclosed investors.
North Asia | 19 Jun 2014 |
Cheetah Mobile, the US-listed internet security software backed by Matrix Partners and Tencent Holdings, has acquired mobile advertising firm HongKong Zoom Interactive Network Marketing Technology in a deal worth around $30 million.
Greater China | 13 Jun 2014 |
Amobee, the mobile ad company owned by Singapore telecoms giant SingTel, has acquired two VC-backed digital ad firms: Adconion and Kontera, for $235 million and $150 million, respectively.
Buyouts | 11 Jun 2014 |
To trace the origins of Providence Equity Partners' latest India deal it is necessary to look back to the PE firm's INR3.58 billion (US$71.36 million) joint investment in Hathway Cable & Datacom in 2012. Providence and Macquarie acquired a 17.3% stake...
South Asia | 11 Jun 2014 |
Shares in Australian media monitoring company iSentia gained nearly 20% on their trading debut after a A$283.6 million ($264.6 million) IPO facilitated a partial exit by Quadrant Private Equity.
Exits | 06 Jun 2014 |
Toutiao, a Chinese mobile news app operator, has received $100 million in a Series C round of investment led by Sequoia Capital.
Greater China | 03 Jun 2014 |
Providence Equity Partners has acquired a 50% interest in home-shopping channel Star CJ Network India from Star Group. The business is a joint venture with Korea-based CJ O Shopping.
Investments | 03 Jun 2014 |
Chinese advertising agency Charm Communications has accepted a take-private offer from a consortium backed by China Media Capital (CMC) that values the NASDAQ-listed company at around $180 million.
Buyouts | 28 May 2014 |
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