Brand names dominate Asia fundraising to an unprecedented degree; China IPOs continue despite weakening markets; Taiwan, Australia and Singapore deliver an unlikely investment boost
1) Fundraising: The concentration effect The phenomenon of a large amount of capital ending up in the hands of a relatively small number of managers is well established in Asian private equity. Preliminary...
Novo Tellus Capital Partners has invested S$12 million ($8.8 million) in Procurri, a Singapore-listed provider of IT services and data center equipment.
Australia’s Anacacia Capital has realized the final exit from its debut fund with the sale of its majority stake in workplace equipment provider RIS Safety to domestic investor Bricktop Group.
Bain Capital has acquired a majority interest in the data center construction and maintenance division of Shenzhen-listed NetScience Technology for RMB990 million ($147 million).
Shukun, a Chinese company that provides artificial intelligence (AI) technology used in the treatment of cardiovascular diseases, has raised RMB200 million ($29 million) in a Series B round led by China Creation Ventures.