Orchid Asia is targeting $900 million for its seventh fund and has won a $75 million commitment from Pennsylvania Public School Employees’ Retirement System (PSERS). It expects to do a first and final close in November.
The pension system invested the same amount in Orchid’s previous fund, which launched in March 2014 with a target of size of $750 million and closed five months later at the hard cap of $920 million....
Chinese growth capital private equity firm Maison Capital has closed its first US dollar-denominated fund at $200 million.
There will be no AVCJ bulletin on September 25 due to a public holiday in Hong Kong marking the Mid-Autumn Festival.
Hanon Systems, an auto parts manufacturer owned by Hahn & Company and formerly known as Halla Visteon Climate Control, has agreed a $1.23 billion bolt-on acquisition of Magna International’s fluid pressure and controls business.
The Australian Private Equity & Venture Capital Association (AVCAL) – which will be known as the Australian Investment Council from next year – has appointed its first chairperson from the local institutional investor community.