While India's private equity industry has been slow to deliver rewards to LPs, the groundwork has been laid for investors to see returns in the near future, industry participants told the...
South Asia | 01 Dec 2015 |
Atlassian, an enterprise software company founded in Sydney by two Australian entrepreneurs, has set terms to raise up to $425.5 million through its NASDAQ IPO.
Exits | 01 Dec 2015 |
Bain Capital has fully exited Hero Motocorp, India’s largest motorcycle and scooter manufacturer, selling its remaining stake for INR7.7 billion ($117 million).
South Asia | 27 Nov 2015 |
TPG Capital and The Carlyle Group have completed their exit from Australian hospital operator Healthscope, having privatized the company in 2010 and re-listed it last year.
Exits | 24 Nov 2015 |
Partners Group has acquired a minority stake in Aiyingshi, a China-based maternity and baby products retailer, with a view to helping the company secure acquisitions and licensing agreements overseas.
Expansion | 23 Nov 2015 |
The Carlyle Group has agreed to sell its majority stake in Taiwan broadcaster Eastern Broadcasting (EBC) to Dan Mintz, CEO of US-based media company DMG Entertainment.
Exits | 23 Nov 2015 |
Bain Capital has made a partial exit from Bellsystem24 as the Japan-based call center business raised JPY48.1 billion ($391 million) through an IPO. The company plans to broaden its service offering and expand into Southeast Asia.
Exits | 20 Nov 2015 |
China ZhongDi Dairy Holdings, a private equity-backed dairy farm operator that supplies raw milk to leading brands such as Mengniu Dairy and Yili Group, is targeting a Hong Kong IPO of up to HK$508.4 million ($65.6 million).
Consumer | 20 Nov 2015 |
Indian life-science technology company Take Solutions has agreed to pay INR1.15 billion ($17.4 million) for Ecron Acunova (EA), providing an exit for healthcare-focused private equity firm OrbiMed Advisors.
South Asia | 19 Nov 2015 |
Yirendai.com, an online peer-to-peer (P2P) online platform owned by China-based micro-credit loan player CreditEase, has filed for an IPO in the US.
Greater China | 18 Nov 2015 |
China consumer-focused GP Tiantu Capital has been approved to list on the National Equities Exchange and Quotation (NEEQ), also known as the New Third Board. It has raised a total of RMB2.68 billion ($420 million).
Greater China | 17 Nov 2015 |
China-based property manager Zhong Ao Home Group, which received a pre-IPO investment from Vision Knight Capital earlier this year, is looking to raise up to HK$459.2 million ($59.2 million) through a Hong Kong offering.
Exits | 13 Nov 2015 |
Atlassian, an enterprise software company founded in Sydney by two Australian entrepreneurs, has filed for a NASDAQ IPO. Accel Partners is the most significant venture capital investor in the business with a 12.5% stake.
Exits | 11 Nov 2015 |
Wenzhou Kangning Hospital, a private psychiatric specialty care service provider in China with several PE investors, has priced its Hong Kong IPO to raise as much as HK$681 million ($88 million).
Greater China | 10 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 |
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