Morningside Venture Capital, a China-focused early-stage VC firm, has raised approximately $1 billion for its latest US dollar-denominated fund. It represents a considerable step up in size from the GP’s previous vehicle, which closed at $660 million in 2015.
Morningside’s last two funds comprised three tranches: a core venture fund, a growth vehicle for later-stage investments, and a co-investment pool. The firm has not specified whether the new offering...
Private equity compensation rose across the board in Asia Pacific last year – a trend that is seen to reflect rising competition for talent as the number of firms and volume of capital in the region continues to grow.
Indian restaurant discovery and food delivery platform Zomato has raised $210 million from existing investor Ant Financial, the financial services affiliate of China’s Alibaba Group.
The Carlyle Group and Chinese healthcare services provider Meinian Onehealth have together invested in Adicon Holding, a local independent clinical laboratory (ICL) provider. Carlyle is now the company's single largest shareholder.
IDG Ventures India has changed its name to Chiratae Ventures to emphasize the firm’s identity as a backer of high-growth Indian start-ups with potential for global expansion.