The Abraaj Group has made a full exit from Daniel O. Mercado Medical Center (DMMC), a tertiary care hospital based in the Philippines. The exit is said to have been through a buy-back arrangement with the Mercado family.
Southeast Asia | 24 Sep 2013 |
Warburg Pincus has invested in Beijing-based Amcare Women's & Children's Hospital. The transaction size was not disclosed.
Greater China | 18 Sep 2013 |
KKR may partner with a Japanese state-backed investment fund in a bid to secure a stake in Panasonic's healthcare unit.
North Asia | 16 Sep 2013 |
US cancer diagnostics firm Foundation Medicine, which counts the corporate venture fund of Shanghai-headquarted WuXi PharmaTech among its backers, has announced the terms for its US IPO.
North America | 16 Sep 2013 |
Sequoia Capital China has led a Series B round of founding for Dayima.com, a menstruation cycle-tracking mobile app. Existing backer Bertelsmann Asia Investments also participated in the round.
Greater China | 13 Sep 2013 |
SIDBI Venture Capital has invested INR250 million ($3.93 million) in Glocal Healthcare Systems, which operates multi-specialty hospitals in semi-rural parts of East India.
South Asia | 13 Sep 2013 |
TPG Growth has acquired a minority stake in Bangalore-based surgical equipment maker Sutures India for INR1.45 billion ($22.9 million).
South Asia | 12 Sep 2013 |
Sinopharm Capital, a private equity arm of Chinese drug distributing conglomerate Sinopharm, has made a pre-IPO investment in chemical products manufacturer Anhui Fulltime Specialized Solvent & Reagent.
Greater China | 12 Sep 2013 |
Hong Kong-headquartered Orion Partners, formerly known as Ajia Partners, is looking to raise as much as JPY25 billion ($250 million) for its third Japan care homes investment fund.
North Asia | 11 Sep 2013 |
Morgan Stanley Private Equity Asia (MSPEA) will make a partial exit from Hong Kong-listed Sihuan Pharmaceutical Holdings, joining company management in selling a 6.8% stake via a block trade agreement.
Exits | 10 Sep 2013 |
Standard Chartered Private Equity (SCPE) has invested a further INR370.3 million ($5.7 million) to buy preferential shares in India’s Fortis Healthcare. It brings SCPE’s total investment into the company to approximately INR2.5 billion.
South Asia | 09 Sep 2013 |
Matrix Partners India has invested INR400 million ($6 million) in Kerala-based Meditrina Hospitals for a significant minority stake. The private equity firm is the sole participant in the first round of investment.
South Asia | 06 Sep 2013 |
Quadria Capital has reached a first close of $107 million on its second fund, which invests in mid-size healthcare companies in South and Southeast Asia. This is the first vehicle the GP has raised independently, its predecessor being the Milestone Religare...
Fundraising | 06 Sep 2013 |
“Large pharmaceutical firms aren’t putting a lot of resources into developing antibiotics nowadays because they can make more money producing drugs for chronic-related diseases, or cancer treatments,” observes Zhi Yang, founder and managing partner...
Greater China | 04 Sep 2013 |
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