New Zealand retirement village operator Metlifecare has filed legal action aimed at forcing EQT Partners to fulfill an acquisition that it decided to terminate due to COVID-19.
EQT agreed to buy Metlifecare in December for NZ$1.5 billion ($920 million) via an entity known as Asia Pacific Village Group (APVG), which is owned by the private equity firm’s infrastructure business....
KKR has offered to acquire up to 9% of First Gen Corporation, a power plant operator in the Philippines, for PHP7.29 billion ($144 million).
Japan’s Beyond Next Ventures has led a JPY800 billion ($7.4 million) Series A round for local cell-based agricultural technology specialist IntegriCulture.
Chinese drug developer Jiangsu Atom Bioscience & Pharmaceutical has raised $30 million in Series B funding led by Sequoia Capital China and Hong Kong-listed Livzon Pharmaceutical Group.
Hillhouse Capital has led an extended Series A round of funding worth $50 million for Deepexi, a Chinese start-up that provides a suite of smart data services to enterprise customers.