Industry participants at the AVCJ Philippines Forum praised the country’s macro fundamentals but attributed slow maturation of the local investment environment to a range of complex underlying factors.
They see upside in a rising young consumer class and a number of prospective growth segments, especially technologies related to financial inclusion and business process outsourcing (BPO). Robust GDP growth...
Legend Capital sees Mancando's extensive network of brick-and-mortar outlets as the key to bringing greater supply chain efficiency to the Chinese auto parts industry
Advantage Partners has made its first acquisition in Vietnam, buying women’s fashion brand Elise Fashion for an undisclosed amount.
GIC Private has led a RMB850 million ($125.5 million) Series C round for Burning Rock, a Chinese cancer diagnostics start-up that is already working with hospitals on products based on DNA sequencing analysis.
Beacon Venture Capital, the VC unit of Thailand’s Kasikornbank, has led a $6.5 million investment in Jitta, a local financial technology provider and stock analysis platform operator.