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French dairy giant Danone will buy a 25% stake in PE-backed Chinese infant formula maker Yashili from majority shareholder China Mengniu Dairy for HK$4.4 billion ($567 million).
Greater China | 03 Nov 2014 |
Chinese agricultural conglomerate COFCO Corporation is looking to list some of its assets, including Noble Group’s agribusiness unit and Dutch grain trader Nidera Holdings, both of which were acquired with PE support.
Exits | 29 Oct 2014 |
Boyu Capital and several Chinese strategic investors have joined a consortium that has committed $2.5 billion to Global Logistic Properties (GLP), a Singapore-listed warehouse operator.
Greater China | 26 Sep 2014 |
A group of private equity investors, including CICC Capital, RRJ Capital and Hopu Investment Management, have invested in Hong Kong-listed Sinopec as the Chinese oil refiner agreed to sell a RMB107.1 billion ($17 billion) stake in its retail business....
Greater China | 15 Sep 2014 |
Mogujie, a Chinese online shopping platform and social network, has raised $200 million in a Series D round of funding led by Hopu Investments and Trustbridge Partners. Existing investors Qiming Venture Partners and IDG Capital Partners also participated....
Greater China | 12 Jun 2014 |
KKR, Baring Private Equity Asia, Hopu Investments and Boyu Capital will invest in COFCO Meat, a subsidiary of Chinese agricultural conglomerate COFCO Group, to develop hog farms and meat processing plants.
Consumer | 06 Jun 2014 |
Hopu Investments has teamed up with Baikal Mining (BMC) to jointly develop a copper deposit in the eastern Russia region of Zabaikalsky, which borders China and Mongolia.
Industrials | 21 May 2014 |
A consortium led by Hopu Investments will take a minority position in an agribusiness joint venture being set up by Chinese agricultural conglomerate COFCO Corporation and Noble Group, an agriculture and energy supply chain manager.
Buyout | 02 Apr 2014 |
Hopu Investment Management is part of a consortium that has agreed to invest $2.5 billion in Global Logistic Properties (GLP), a Singapore-listed warehouse operator with interests in China, Japan and Brazil.
Greater China | 19 Feb 2014 |
Temasek Holdings, Hopu Investment Management and three other investors will buy a 13.24% stake in Yashili International from China Mengniu Dairy for HK$1.6 billion ($213 million). Mengniu – which bought a controlling stake in Yashili earlier this year...
PIPEs | 11 Nov 2013 |
Fang Fenglei, a former Goldman Sachs banker and co-founder of China Hopu Investment Management, is looking to raise at least $2 billion for his new fund - three years after winding down the previous vehicle.
Greater China | 03 May 2013 |
Four years on from the tainted milk scandal that cost the lives of six infants and hospitalized hundreds more, the memories still loom large over the dairy industry.
Greater China | 27 Jun 2012 |
RRJ Capital, the private equity firm set up by former Hopu Investment Management executive Richard Ong, is looking to raise at least $5 billion for its second pan-Asian fund. The vehicle will follow its predecessor in focusing on China- and Southeast...
Fundraising | 20 Jun 2012 |
Hopu Investment Management has sold its 6% stake in Hong Kong-listed Chinese daiy company China Mengniu Dairy for DKK1.7 billion ($289 million) to Denmark's Arla Foods.
Greater China | 18 Jun 2012 |
Wang Gongquan's apparent departure from China’s private equity industry was nothing if not dramatic. An early-stage investment pioneer with IDG Venture Partners, Wang went on to found CDH Venture Capital, notably guiding Qihoo 360 to the US markets...
People | 20 Jul 2011 |
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As investor's confidence in the domestic economy is restored, Taiwan's private equity sector players are anticipating a long-awaited upswing in activity, especially with a more transparent and open regulatory environment to revive growth. Positive signals from the government include the new M&A regulation, which will add on protection of minority shareholders upon its launch. The National Development Fund has also injected billions of cash into local funds in an effort to support industrial innovation.
20 November 2014, The Westin Hotel, Taipei
With the empathic and historic victory of Narendra Modi at the recent elections in India, the market confidence has improved significantly. Until recently, India was mentioned in financial markets only in a negative light given the enormous potential and lack of delivery. Difficulties in exiting, arbitrary taxation and poor governance are just some of the chronic problems deterring investors.
Discover what repercussions the latest political developments will have on the private equity industry, the outlook for the next wave of fundraising, where GPs expect to source exits and the best way forward for existing and potential investors.
2-3 December 2014, Taj Lands End Hotel, Mumbai