The Shanghai government has launched a biotech sector-focused fund targeting a hard cap of RMB50 billion ($7.35 billion) in partnership with Guotai Junan Securities, China Pacific Insurance and Shanghai Zhangjiang Group.
The fund has raised RMB7 billion from domestic LPs to date and is currently finalizing an additional RMB3 billion in commitments from overseas investors as part of a planned RMB10 billion first close....
Apis Partners has agreed to invest up to $110 million in L&T Infra Debt Fund (L&T IDF), a subsidiary of India’s L&T Finance Holdings focused on financing infrastructure projects in India.
Omnivore Partners, an Indian venture capital firm focused on impact investment in the local agriculture industry, has closed its second early-stage fund with $97 million in commitments.
CDIB Capital has invested an undisclosed amount in VHQ China, a Taiwan-based provider of post-production and visual effects services focused on China’s film and TV drama industry.
Tongdun Technology, a Chinese risk control services provider, has raised $100 million in a new round of funding led by CMC Capital, GGV Capital, China Everbright Limited and Guotai Global Investments. Existing investor Cinda Sinorock Capital also participated.