PAG, which has seen its assets under management (AUM) across private equity, credit, and real assets grow 6x to more than USD 50bn in the past decade, has become the first large-cap Asian manager to file for an IPO.
The planned Hong Kong offering represents the second announced monetisation event in a fortnight – and the third this year – by a pan-regional private equity firm, reflecting an appetite for exposure...
Bertelsmann India Investments has earmarked USD 500m, provided by its eponymous German parent, for investment in local start-ups. The VC unit’s total deployment since its launch in 2013 is USD 285m.
UK-headquartered incubator Entrepreneur First (EF) has raised USD 158m, targeted in part at investment in Southeast Asian start-ups and expanding its reach in the region.
CDH Investments has agreed to sell New Zealand-based supplements manufacturer The Better Health Company (TBHC) to Nestlé Health Science for an undisclosed sum.
India and Southeast Asia-focused Panthera Growth Partners has reached a first close on its second fund with commitments amounting to more than half the overall target of USD 250m.