Hong Kong has compromised on several points of contention in its special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) guidelines, notably removing a requirement that investors can only redeem their shares post-merger if they vote against the deal.
This requirement appeared in the proposed rules for Singapore’s local SPAC regime only to be excluded from the final guidelines. Hong Kong’s consultation document was released later, and despite industry...
Asian private equity has moved on from chasing momentum plays, with GPs increasingly pursuing opportunities where they have domain expertise and know they can add value, the AVCJ Private Equity & Venture Forum heard.
An emerging technology giant has imploded. Regulations are set to tighten. Investors hit pause but remain confident about the long-term outlook. Business as usual in crypto
Patrick Reid, a UK-based managing director for alternatives distribution management at Morgan Stanley, plots the future of themes around secondaries, longer holds, and hybrid approaches to PE
LionRock Capital is exiting Clarks to its majority partner, Li Ning-owned and Hong Kong-listed Viva China, having helped the struggling British shoe brand survive the pandemic