Australia’s Future Fund expanded its PE exposure by more than one third over the course of 2018, with the sovereign wealth fund citing carefully cultivated private markets exposure as one of the reasons it has comfortably outperformed superannuation products.
The private equity portfolio was worth A$23.4 billion ($16.7 billion) as of December, up from A$16.8 billion the previous year. The percentage allocation increased from 12.1% to 15.8%. Total assets rose...
Abu Dhabi sovereign wealth fund Mubadala has agreed to invest INR90.9 billion ($1.2 billion) in Jio Platforms, the holding company for various internet and telecom assets owned by Indian oil-to-retail conglomerate Reliance Industries.
Bessemer Venture Partners has led an INR1.5 billion ($20 million) Series B round for teleconsultation health platform DocsApp.
Everest Medicines, a China-based biopharmaceutical company, has raised $310 million in Series C funding across two tranches.
Bespin Global, a Seoul and Beijing-based cloud management services provider, has raised RMB530 million ($74.6 million) in a Series C round from SK Telecom and existing investor DY Holdings.