American Express has acquired Pocket Concierge, a Japanese digital services provider for the restaurant industry backed by several domestic venture capital firms.
Financial terms were not disclosed. Pocket Concierge was one of the first investments by 500 Startups after the firm established its Japanese presence in 2016. Other backers include Monex Ventures, Nippon...
The Blackstone Group has agreed to acquire a majority stake in Indian packaging company Essel Propack (EPL) in a deal that could see the private equity firm pay as much as INR32.1 billion ($461 million).
Indonesia-based online grocery delivery platform HappyFresh has raised a $20 million Series C round led by Mirae Asset Capital and South Korean internet conglomerate Naver.
Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA) and India’s National Investment & Infrastructure Fund (NIIF) have agreed to acquire a 49% stake in the airport businesses of India’s GVK Power & Infrastructure.
Luckin Coffee, China’s second largest coffee shop chain, which counts Centurium Capital and Joy Capital among its private equity investors, has filed to list in the US.