Indian online travel agent MakeMyTrip has agreed to merge with rival booking portal ibibo Group, which is backed by South African internet conglomerate Naspers Group and China's Tencent Holdings, in an all-stock deal.
MakeMyTrip will issue new shares to Naspers and Tencent's jointly-owned holding company in exchange for 100% of ibibo, according to a release. Closing is expected by the end of December, subject to shareholder...
Apax Partners has sold its remaining 48% interest in GlobalLogic, an IT outsourcing company founded by several Indian entrepreneurs, to Partners Group. The deal values the business at more than $2 billion.
Bain Capital Private Equity has made a A$810 million ($613 million) buyout offer for BWX, an Australian manufacturer of branded skin and hair care products.
Kedaara Capital and Partners Group have agreed to acquire Indian retailer Vishal Mega Mart for an undisclosed sum from TPG Capital.
Navis Capital Partners has invested an undisclosed amount in Saitex Holdings, a denim products manufacturer for the global jeans industry based in Vietnam.