EQT Partners wants corporate services provider InCorp Group to achieve greater operational efficiency as well as go on the acquisition trail in Asia
Singapore’s GIC Private has named Yong-Cheen Choo as chief investment officer for private equity, one of five new roles created to enhance the sovereign wealth fund’s investment capabilities.
EQT Partners has invested in Singapore-based corporate services provider In.Corp Group with a view to consolidating the company’s local presence and driving regional expansion.
Walden International has led a S$3.5 million ($2.6 million) Series A round for TabSquare, a company offering a cloud-based restaurant management platform.
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group has paid about $1 billion for a majority stake in Lazada, a Southeast Asia-based e-commerce platform founded by Germany's Rocket Internet, in a transaction that values the company at $1.5 billion.
Sequoia Capital’s India unit has led a $7.5 million Series A round for 90 Seconds, a cloud video production platform founded in New Zealand and headquartered in Singapore.
Shaw Kwei & Partners has merged two Singapore-headquartered portfolio companies – Beyonics and Chosen – to form a leading Asian-based precision parts manufacturing group.
Singapore-based Monk's Hill Ventures has closed its first Southeast Asia-focused fund above its target of $80 million, according to Managing Director Peng T. Ong.
Khazanah Nasional, an investment fund controlled by the Malaysian government, has led a $170 million Series D round for Singapore-headquartered mobile internet and gaming platform Garena at a post-deal valuation that AVCJ understands to be more than $3.75...
Dymon Asia Private Equity is leading a consortium to take a controlling stake in catering company Select Group for SGD40 million ($29.3 million).
China’s Vision Knight Capital has led a $20 million Series B round for Singapore-based online shopping platform 65daigou, which recently rebranded as Ezbuy.
By offering lower fees and faster turnarounds than Western Union and PayPal, InstaRem hopes to steal a march on its rivals and build a truly Asia-focused money transfer platform
Singapore-based fintech start-up InstaRem has raised a $5 million Series A round led by Vertex Ventures, the VC arm of Temasek Holdings.
Malaysian health and wellness company PurelyB has acquired Singaporean yoga lifestyle website Stretch City.
AID Partners is set for a partial exit from HMV’s Asia business after agreeing to sell an 18.37% stake in the music and movie retailer to Japan-based World Innovation Lab for $9 million.
The Riverside Company has completed the bolt-on acquisition of Singapore-based Aero Express Logistics (AEL) to its global transportation and logistics platform MNX Global Logistics.
Lightstone Ventures has closed a $50 million fund aimed at investments in Singapore-based companies in the life-science sector.
Global Brain, Infinity e.Ventures and Project A Ventures have committed $7 million in Series A funding to Singapore-based adtech company Eyeota.
Singapore-based biotech developer Aslan Pharmaceuticals has closed its Series C round of funding at $43 million with additional capital from new investor MVP Capital Partners.
Baring Private Equity Asia is set to buy Singapore-listed precision engineering business Interplex Holdings after CVC Capital Partners and Standard Chartered Private Equity agreed to tender their combined 57.7% interest in the company.
Venturra Capital, the recently launched Southeast Asia VC firm sponsored by Lippo Group, has invested an undisclosed amount in Singapore-based bitcoin start-up BitX.
Singapore-based biotech developer Aslan Pharmaceuticals has raised $34 million in a Series C round led by Accuron Technologies, a subsidiary of government-sponsored investment firm Temasek Holdings.
Ride-hailing apps including India's Ola, China's Didi Kuaidi, Southeast Asia's GrabTaxi and US-based Lyft have announced a strategic global partnership.
Singapore-based beauty services booking app Vanitee has closed its first round of funding at S$5 million ($3.6 million).