Simple Love, also known as Jian’Ai, a Chinese yogurt brand, has raised RMB800 million ($122 million) in Series B funding from Matrix Partners China, BA Capital, CITIC Agriculture Fund, and Maison Capital. They all of which backed the company's RMB400 million Series A last May.
Other investors include Sequoia Capital China, Yunfeng Capital, Proterra Investment Partners, and DCP Investments. The new capital will be used for the construction of a modern dairy farm. Simple Love...
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.