Thailand-based fashion retailer Pomelo has raised a $52 million Series C round from a group including Hong Kong’s Provident Growth. It is being called the first-ever Series C for a Thai start-up.
Lombard Private Equity, InterVest, Ambient Sound Investments, and local retail conglomerate Central Group also participated. It follows a $19 million Series B in 2017 from Lombard, Provident, and JD.com....
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Pop Mart International Group, China’s largest fashion toy retailer, has filed for a Hong Kong IPO. Sequoia Capital China, Loyal Valley Capital and Huaxing Growth Fund are its three largest institutional backers.
PLMP Venture Capital (PLMP VC), an investor affiliated with a Singaporean financial technology firm, has launched a local exchange for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Cambodia.
Indian venture capital player Iron Pillar Capital Management has brought in US-headquartered real estate investment firm Nitya Capital as a strategic investor.