Playtika, an Israel-headquartered social and mobile games company that was acquired by a PE-backed Chinese consortium in 2016, gained 17% on its US trading debut following a $1.88 billion IPO.
The company sold 69.5 million shares for $27 apiece, above the indicative range, according to a prospectus. BlackRock, Dragoneer Investment Group, and Tiger Global Management purchased $600 million in...
SciClone Pharmaceuticals, a Chinese drug developer privatized by a PE consortium at a valuation of $605 million in 2017, has relisted in Hong Kong and ended its first day of trading with a market capitalization of HK$12.7 billion ($1.64 billion).
Iluvatar CoreX, a Shanghai-based computing chip designer has raised RMB1.2 billion ($186 million) in Series C funding led by Cedarlake Capital and Centurium Capital.
China’s less-than-truckload logistics market, which sits in between express couriers and big truck operators, is ripe for consolidation. GPs have identified their favored players
US-based Platinum Equity has exited its control position in Sensis, best known as the operator of Australia’s White Pages and Yellow Pages directories, in a deal worth $200 million.