Zskuaixiao, a China-based business-to-business (B2B) consumer goods distributing platform, has completed a RMB205 million ($33 million) Series B round led by warehouse operator Global Logistics Properties (GLP) and Longzhu Capital – a corporate investment arm of Meituan-Dianping.
Source Code Capital and Hanxin Capital also participated in the round. Founded in 2016, Zskuaixiao’s platform connects consumer goods suppliers and small convenience store operators in lower-tier Chinese...
China has imposed severe restrictions on private tutoring that appear to undermine the commercial viability of companies in the space, potentially making private equity investment unviable.
Best & Less Group (BLG), an Australian baby, kids and womenswear retailer, has raised A$60 million ($44 million) through a domestic IPO, facilitating a partial exit for majority owner Allegro Funds Group.
TransThera, a China-based drug developer, has raised $100 million in Series D funding led by CPE and China Structural Reform Fund.
B Capital Group has hired Sheila Patel, formerly the Singapore-based chairman of Goldman Sachs Asset Management, as a vice president amid a concerted Asian expansion drive.