SoftBank Vision Fund 2 is the largest participant in a KRW223.6 billion ($187 million) investment in Naver Z, the metaverse platform unit of Korean internet giant Naver Corporation.
The company issued 28,624 new convertible redeemable preference shares – equivalent to a post-deal stake of 19.3% – for KRW7.8 million apiece, according to a filing. Vision Fund alone put in KRW175.2...
A rebound in China-based activity took Asia private equity investment to a record USD 105.3bn in the fourth quarter, ensuring that 2021 represents a new high watermark for the industry.
EverSource Capital has reached a final close of USD 741m on what is being called India’s largest climate impact fund.
Dishangtie Car Rental, a Shenzhen-based electric vehicle (EV) rental service, has raised a USD 200m Series D round across two tranches featuring CICC Capital.
Quona Capital, Lightrock India, and Asia Impact SA have co-led a USD 60m Series C round for Indian agriculture technology platform Arya.