Anand Prasanna, a managing partner at Indian venture capital firm Iron Pillar, on building local companies that can be globally relevant, selling a GP stake, and the impact of COVID-19
Q: Iron Pillar manages one of the few domestic venture capital funds targeting growth-stage investments in Indian start-ups. Why did you launch a fund in 2016? A: When I used to work in Hong Kong and...
Meishubao, China’s leading online art education platform, has raised $40 million in an extended Series C round led by Tencent Holdings.
Kuaidian, a Chinese interactive content provider, has raised close to $100 million in Series C funding led by Sequoia Capital China. Existing investors GGV Capital and Morningside Venture Capital re-upped.
Warburg Pincus will sell an approximately 5.5% interest in Hong Kong-listed IVF services provider Jinxin Fertility for about HK$1.5 billion ($194 million) through a share placement.
CLSA, the international arm of China-based brokerage CITIC Securities, has launched a strategy to offer high net worth clients investment opportunities in late-stage private companies in Asia.