Singapore's Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation (OCBC) has completed IDR1.13 trillion (S116 million) in convertible debt financing for Indonesian toll road operator Baskhara Utama Sedaya...
Southeast Asia | 06 May 2013 |
Chengdu Tianqi Industry Group, a Chinese lithium products manufacturer, has completed the acquisition of Australian miner Talison Lithium, with support from China Investment Corporation (CIC) and Hong Kong-based special situations group ADM Capital. The...
Buyouts | 11 Apr 2013 |
India’s CX Partners is aiming to raise the first round of capital for its new mezzanine fund by May.
South Asia | 14 Mar 2013 |
Gen2, a Hong Kong-based asset management firm that focuses on Greater China private equity opportunities, has formed an alliance with China Private Equity Investments Holdings (CPE), an AIM-listed vehicle that claims to offer European investors to Chinese...
Greater China | 23 Nov 2012 |
Growth capital mezzanine players are still few in number in Asia. Will struggling equity markets and tighter credit conditions open up the market for these alternative capital providers?
Mezzanine | 20 Jun 2012 |
India-based GPs Helion Ventures and Nexus Venture Partners have participated in a $45 million round of mezzanine financing for their portfolio company PubMatic. The round was led by US-based August Capital, with Draper Fisher Jurvetson and Silicon Valley...
South Asia | 11 Jun 2012 |
Singapore-based OCBC Bank, the second largest financial group Southeast Asia, has subscribed to a convertible bond issued by China’s Tonglin Precision Parts (TPP) via its mezzanine arm.
Greater China | 30 Mar 2012 |
The Blackstone Group has raised $4 billion for its second global mezzanine fund, making the vehicle twice the size of its predecessor. The fund has already deployed or committed $780 million to four companies, including Japan’s Sony Corp, which required...
Mezzanine | 29 Mar 2012 |
International Finance Corporation (IFC), the private sector investment arm of the World Bank Group, will set up a $100 million debt fund to meet the funding needs of microfinance institutions in emerging economies.
Financing | 08 Mar 2012 |
Australia’s banks have proposed a standard set of rules on who can do what in the event of a default. They say it will stimulate the mezzanine market but junior lenders claim the measures are too restrictive
Mezzanine | 29 Feb 2012 |
Singapore Medical Group (SMG) will receive a SGD$5.6 million ($4.5 million) investment from Kendall Court, representing the private equity’s first foray into the healthcare sector.
Southeast Asia | 01 Feb 2012 |
CDC Group, the UK development finance institution, is changing its strategy in India to focus on direct investments, co-investments and debt, as well as making commitments to private equity fund managers. It will also make investments in early-stage funds....
South Asia | 04 Oct 2011 |
Partners Group has provided a mezzanine loan to Australian Quick Service Restaurant Holdings (QSRH), the fast food chain that Archer Capital bought from Quadrant Private Equity for A$450 million ($474 million) in June.
Australasia | 04 Oct 2011 |
Citic Private Equity Funds Management, the PE unit of Citic Securities, has launched its third private equity fund and is aiming to raise RMB12 billion ($1.9 billion). It is expected to target industries including financial services, retail, pharmaceuticals,...
Greater China | 28 Sep 2011 |
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