Tuya, a Chinese start-up that claims to be the world’s largest platform-as-a-service (PaaS) provider in terms of number of smart devices powered, raised $915.4 million in its US IPO. The offering was priced above the indicative range yet still registered a 19% premium on debut.
The company sold 43.6 million American Depository Shares (ADS) for $21 apiece, according to a statement. The projected pricing was $17-19 per share. The stock opened at $27 on March 18 before falling back...
StoneWise, a Chinese biotech start-up that uses artificial intelligence (AI) technology to develop new drugs, has raised $100 million in Series B funding across two tranches.
The imminent US listing of a Middle East and North Africa (MENA) media app via a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) is helping legitimize the region for Asian private equity.
Justin Ryan, a managing partner at Quadrant Private Equity and latterly head of the Australian firm’s growth strategy, is stepping back from day-to-day investment activity.
KKR has contributed JPY4 billion ($37 million) to a JPY6.6 billion funding round for Netstars, a Japanese QR code payment gateway operator. SIG and Lun Partners, a Hong Kong-based global financial technology investor, also took part.