For private equity investors in Taiwan, getting money out can be just as much of a concern as getting it in
Exits | 18 Nov 2015
Alibaba Group has agreed to acquire US-listed Chinese online video platform Youku Tudou in an all-cash deal that values the company at approximately $4.8 billion.
Greater China | 09 Nov 2015 |
With China’s public markets still dogged by uncertainty – and, at time of writing, new share offerings suspended – PE investors are looking at other options. Trades in particular are getting more traction
Exits | 29 Oct 2015
Chinese real estate developer Yantai Xinchao Industry has acquired two oil assets in West Texas backed by US-based private equity firms ArcLight Capital Partners and Denham Capital.
Greater China | 26 Oct 2015 |
IDFC Alternatives and Macquarie SBI Infrastructure Management will make partial exits from India-based Viom Networks as American Tower Corporation (ATC) buys a 51% stake in the telecom tower business.
Exits | 22 Oct 2015 |
Singapore Post buys TradeGlobal from Bregal Sagemount as part of a push from traditional mail delivery and into global e-commerce
Exits | 20 Oct 2015
Alibaba Group is looking to take full ownership of Chinese online video platform Youku Tudou in a deal that values the US-listed company at approximately $4.2 billion.
Exits | 16 Oct 2015 |
Singapore Post (SingPost) has bought US-based online commerce provider TradeGlobal from its private equity backer Bregal Sagemount for $169 million.
Southeast Asia | 16 Oct 2015 |
Early- and growth-stage technology deals dominate the China investment charts; middle market fundraising enjoys a rebound; private equity investors turn to trade sales as the public markets flounder
Buyouts | 13 Oct 2015
Monde Nissin's acquisition of Quorn Foods from Exponent Private Equity reflects the growing interest among Philippines conglomerates for overseas assets
Exits | 07 Oct 2015
CHAMP Private Equity has sold Alleasing, an Australia-based leasing business, to Monash Private Capital in a deal said to be worth A$190 million ($135 million).
Exits | 06 Oct 2015 |
Philippines food conglomerate Monde Nissin has agreed to buy Quorn Foods from UK-focused GP Exponent Private Equity and Intermediate Capital Group (IGC) at an enterprise valuation of GBP550 million ($835 million).
Exits | 05 Oct 2015 |
Infogain, the US-based IT consulting firm backed by ChrysCapital, has agreed to acquire the IT operations of India's Blue Star Infotech (BSIL) for INR181 million ($27 million).
South Asia | 30 Sep 2015 |
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