Infrastructure investor IDFC Private Equity has led a INR1.5 billion ($30 million) funding round for Indian agri-services provider Staragri Warehousing and Collateral Management.
Expansion | 24 Feb 2012 |
New Zealand dairy farm investor MyFarm Asset Management has launched a specialist investment fund which aims to raise NZ$75 million ($62 million), partly through an IPO on alternative securities exchange Unlisted.
Australasia | 23 Feb 2012 |
From cattle ranchers to fruit and vegetable farmers, PE interest in Australasia’s agricultural space is wide-ranging. In each case, investors are seeking to leverage the perception, particularly in Asia, that produce from Australia and New Zealand is...
Australasia | 08 Feb 2012 |
Urea might not be the most glamorous investment proposition, but China’s Primavera Capital seems more than satisfied with its latest deal, which marks its first foray into the Chinese agriculture space.
Greater China | 08 Dec 2011 |
India’s first-ever emu processing unit may receive backing from the Ministry of Agriculture through the Poultry Venture Capital Fund.
South Asia | 24 Nov 2011 |
New Hope Group, the largest animal feed producer in China, has announced plans to establish a $200 million overseas fund to invest in food-related businesses.
Industrials | 22 Nov 2011 |
Affinity Equity Partners has ramped up its consumer portfolio in Australia through a 70% stake acquisition in top deli meats producer Primo Smallgoods, for a price that values the company at A$740 million ($758 million).
Buyouts | 26 Oct 2011 |
Affinity Equity Partners has finalized its acquisition of Australian meat products firm Primo Smallgoods in a deal that values the company at A$740 million ($758 million). Previous reports suggested that the valuation was at least A$900 million.
Australasia | 19 Oct 2011 |
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