Shares in WH Group, the Chinese pork producer backed by investors such as CDH Investments and Goldman Sachs, gained as much as 10.6% on its first day trading today after the company raised HK$15.3 billion ($2 billion) on its second attempted IPO.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB), Japan's ORIX Corp. and Netherland-based Robeco Institutional Asset Management have together formed a private equity fund that will focus on investments in climate-friendly industries such as cleantech and renewable energy.
Hong Kong-based stock trading and financial management platform 8 Securities has raised a $9 million Series B round of funding. The round included unnamed US and Chinese investors and existing backers Velocity Capital and Leitmotiv Private Equity.
Chinese greenhouse vegetable producer Le Gaga has agreed to be taken private by a consortium including Sequoia Capital, hedge fund Yiheng Capital and the NASDAQ-listed company's chairman and CEO. The deal values the company at around $185 million.
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EQT Partners has acquired a majority stake in Dataflow Verification Services, an immigration compliance and credential verification service provider based in Hong Kong, via its EQT Mid Market Fund.
Private equity-backed Chinese pork processor WH Group is once again seeking to list in Hong Kong, three months after a HK$41 billion ($5.3 billion) IPO was scrapped.
China Maple Leaf Education Systems, a Chinese international school operator backed by Sequoia Capital, has filed for an IPO on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.
Horizons Ventures, a VC business owned by Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-Shing, has participated in a $4.7 million Series A round for shopping-based social platform Traity.
China Shengmu Organic Milk, an organic dairy maker backed by several PE investors, is targeting HK$1.31 billion ($169 million) through an IPO in Hong Kong.
Global fund-of-funds and separate accounts manager Hamilton Lane has bolstered its presence in Asia with a series of hires and promotions.
Tianhe Chemicals Group, a Chinese specialty chemicals maker backed by Morgan Stanley Private Equity Asia (MSPEA), is seeking to raise up to $818 million through a Hong Kong IPO.
Mobile app analytics platform App Annie has raised $17 million in new funding from existing investors IDG Capital Partners, Greycroft Partners and Sequoia Capital.
Hony Capital has made a partial exit from Chinese generic drugs maker CSPC Pharmaceutical Group, generating HK$4.41 billion ($569 million).
CVC Capital Partners has agreed to buy Hong Kong-based serviced office provider The Executive Centre (TEC) from Headland Capital Partners for an undisclosed sum.
AfterShip, a Hong Kong start-up that runs a package tracking platform, has received $1 million in Series A funding from IDG Capital Partners.
China's National Social Security Fund (NSSF) and sovereign wealth funds Temasek Holdings and Qatar Holdings are contributing to the HK$39.5 billion ($5.1 billion) Hong Kong-listed CITIC Pacific requires to buy its state-owned parent.
TA Associates-owned SpeedCast has made its third bolt-on acquisition in Australia in 18 months, purchasing a fixed and mobile satellite solutions provider SatComms Australia for an undisclosed sum.
WH Group, the PE-backed Chinese meat processing company that bought US pork producer Smithfield Foods, has abandoned its HK$41 billion ($5.3 billion) Hong Kong IPO.
WH Group, the PE-backed Chinese meat processing company that acquired US pork producer Smithfield Foods, is set to reduce the size of its Hong Kong IPO size and delay pricing of the deal.
Baring Private Equity Asia has sold its stake in jewelry recycler Net Japan to Japanese financial services group Orix Corp.
Bain Capital and The Carlyle Group are said to be among first-round bidders for Standard Chartered's Hong Kong-based consumer finance unit, PrimeCredit.
Baioo Family Interactive, a children's online game developer backed by Sequoia, has launched its Hong Kong IPO, seeking to raise between $200 million and $250 million.
China’s Harbin Bank is set to raise $1.1 billion from its Hong Kong IPO after pricing shares at the bottom of the indicative range. CITIC Capital is one of seven cornerstone investors in the offering.