Although not overrun with GPs, Indonesia’s mid-market is difficult to penetrate. Access to local networks through which deals can be sourced is a good first step. After that, it’s entrepreneur...
Southeast Asia | 13 Mar 2013 |
Few Indonesia-focused GPs that sprung up in recent years have made headway. It points to a still immature local market and recognition amongst LPs that they can get exposure to the country in other ways
Fundraising | 13 Mar 2013 |
Indonesia has become a priority for global and regional PE firms looking to source deals in a high-growth market. The first step is finding the right people, and it’s not easy
People | 13 Mar 2013 |
CVC Capital Partners and its local partner are seeking up to $1.36 billion through a partial exit from Indonesian retailer Matahari Department Store. The deal values Matahari at $3.4 billion, which means the private equity firm stands to make a substantial...
Consumer | 11 Mar 2013 |
Japanese banks Mitsubishi UFJ, Mizuho and Sumitomo Mitsui are said to be among potential suitors approaching TPG and Northstar Pacific Partners with a view to acquiring their stake in Indonesia's Bank Tabungan Pensiunan Nasional (BTPN). The PE firms'...
Southeast Asia | 08 Mar 2013 |
Alliance Cosmetics was already the dominant force in Malaysian make-up market when it was acquired by Navis Capital Partners in 2010. The next step was to use this experience to break into Indonesia
Southeast Asia | 06 Mar 2013 |
Indonesia has emerged as one of Asia’s most popular PE markets with global and regional firms looking to put more people on the ground in search of deals while a host of fledgling domestic GPs have hit the fundraising trail. Today we ask AVCJ readers...
Southeast Asia | 04 Mar 2013 |
Leading investors will debate whether Indonesia deserves its status as Asia’s fastest-rising private equity market at an AVCJ webinar on March 5. It will begin at 4 p.m. (3 p.m. Jakarta time) and will last for approximately 45 minutes. Audience members...
Southeast Asia | 01 Mar 2013 |
Northstar Pacific Partners is part of an investor group that has purchased a 35% stake in Hong Kong-based Hutchison Whampoa’s Indonesian telecom business. The transaction facilitates the exit of Thai conglomerate Charoen Pokphand.
Technology | 28 Feb 2013 |
Indonesian venture capital firm Grupara has invested in men's fashion e-commerce site Maskool.in for an undisclosed amount.
Southeast Asia | 26 Feb 2013 |
Provident Capital Partners has upped its stake in Sumatra Copper & Gold, an Australian-listed mining company operating on the Indonesian island of Sumatra. The investment forms part of A$63 million ($64 million) in debt and equity funding for the company's...
Australasia | 26 Feb 2013 |
CVC Capital Partners is expected to exit about 40% of its holding in Matahari Department Store through a public market sale that will raise up to $1.5 billion. The private equity firm, which controls the Indonesian retailer through a joint venture with...
Exits | 19 Feb 2013 |
Actis has expanded its Southeast Asia team by appointing Ivy Santoso as Indonesian country head and Arjun Oberoi as global healthcare sector head.
Healthcare | 30 Jan 2013 |
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Join us at the 11th Annual AVCJ Private Equity & Venture Australia and New Zealand Forum on 5-7 March at the Four Seasons Hotel in Sydney to find out how funds of varying size are raising capital, sourcing deals and exits, as well as all you need to know to effectively navigate Australasia's changing alternative asset landscape.
After a decade-long mining boom the economy is experiencing a loss of momentum and the resulting deal flow reduction and lack of value in the market means GPs are chasing many of the same acquisition targets. That said, the exit market is recovering with both IPOs and M&A activity picking up, and an increase in LPs appetite for the asset class, and the recent government change means that the industry is cautiously optimistic for the future and expecting a rise in activity over the next 12 months.
5-7 March 2014, Four Seasons Hotel, Sydney