A string of large-cap IPOs has brought international investors and credibility to Vietnam public equities. Despite a few local peculiarities, the market is on a path towards modernization
When Warburg Pincus paid $200 million for 20% of shopping mall operator Vincom Retail in 2013, a listing on the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange (HOSE) did not feature prominently among the likely exit scenarios....
The Blackstone Group has agreed to invest $400 million in YiChang HEC Changjiang Pharmaceutical (HEC Pharm), a Chinese drug developer listed in Hong Kong, through a convertible bond issuance.
Silicon Valley-based seed-stage accelerator Y Combinator (YC) has chosen Qi Lu, the former group president and COO of search giant Baidu, as the founding CEO of its China branch, YC China.
Singapore’s Golden Equator has launched an accelerator in Brunei aimed at helping local small to medium-sized enterprises (SME) expand across Southeast Asia.
Clobotics, a China and US-based computer vision start-up backed by a number of venture capital firms, has raised $11 million in Series A funding.