PE firms can obtain financing for leveraged buyouts in Asia on increasingly favorable terms, but this doesn’t necessarily point to institutionalization – or at least, not yet. For now, banks still lead the way
Australia’s leveraged buyout market changed comprehensively – and perhaps permanently – last summer when Pacific Equity Partners and The Carlyle Group acquired iNova Pharmaceuticals for $930 million....
Abu Dhabi sovereign wealth fund Mubadala has agreed to invest INR90.9 billion ($1.2 billion) in Jio Platforms, the holding company for various internet and telecom assets owned by Indian oil-to-retail conglomerate Reliance Industries.
Bessemer Venture Partners has led an INR1.5 billion ($20 million) Series B round for teleconsultation health platform DocsApp.
Everest Medicines, a China-based biopharmaceutical company, has raised $310 million in Series C funding across two tranches.
Bespin Global, a Seoul and Beijing-based cloud management services provider, has raised RMB530 million ($74.6 million) in a Series C round from SK Telecom and existing investor DY Holdings.