Hong Kong-based Asia Pacific Capital (APC) has invested $15 million in Ciris Energy, a US company that converts coal to natural gas, concluding a $25 million Series C round of investment....
Greater China | 29 Jul 2013 |
Hong Kong has launched a start-up program intended to attract local and global entrepreneurs to set up or expand their businesses in the city.
Greater China | 10 Jul 2013 |
Hong Kong jeweler Chow Tai Fook has teamed up with financial services provider Credit China and private equity firm VMS Investment to form a closed-end Renminbi Qualified Foreign Limited Partnership (RQFLP) fund. The vehicle, named Chongqing Run Ke Equity...
Greater China | 03 Jul 2013 |
Hong Kong-based Limetree Capital is targeting $325 million for its China Car Park Investment Fund, which will address the country's lack of parking spaces.
Greater China | 28 Jun 2013 |
Prime Focus, a global movie effects and entertainment company headquartered in India and backed by Hong Kong PE firm AID Partners Capital, is to open an office in Beijing.
South Asia | 21 Jun 2013 |
China’s New Century Group, a portfolio company of the Carlyle Group, is seeking to raise as much as $254 million through an IPO offering by a real estate investment trust (REIT) in Hong Kong.
Greater China | 20 Jun 2013 |
AlpInvest has confirmed that the head of its secondaries team in Hong Kong, Neal Costello, has left the company after less than a year in the role.
LPs | 19 Jun 2013 |
The head of Providence Equity Partners' Hong Kong office, Patrick Corso, has reportedly resigned. It is the fourth senior departure from the firm's Asian operation since it was established in 2007.
Greater China | 13 Jun 2013 |
TA Associates-backed SpeedCast has acquired Pactel International, an Australia-based satellite communications service provider for an undisclosed sum, as part of effort to strengthen its presence in Asia.
Australasia | 04 Jun 2013 |
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 by Catalyst Investment Managers. AMCG provided the financing via...
Greater China | 22 May 2013 |
Vectura, a UK-based drug company, has teamed up with Hong Kong-based PE investor Zendex Bio Strategy and Tianjin KingYork Group to form a joint venture that will develop respiratory products in China and other Asian markets.
Greater China | 14 May 2013 |
Switzerland-based private equity firm Partners Group has invested in a warehouse building in Hong Kong’s Kowloon East for an undisclosed sum. The warehouse is earmarked for conversion into a class A office building.
Greater China | 26 Apr 2013 |
Citigroup has appointed veteran private equity banker Christopher Laskowski as head of corporate and investment banking for Hong Kong.
Greater China | 26 Apr 2013 |
Global law firm Ropes & Gray has just recruited capital markets and M&A lawyer Victoria Lloyd to its Hong Kong office.
People | 22 Apr 2013 |
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