Nreal, a Chinese manufacturer of augmented reality (AR) glasses that resemble normal sunglasses, has received USD15m from South Korean eyewear brand Gentle Monster.
Gentle Monster was founded in 2011 and gained popularity in South Korea and China after Korean actress Jun Ji-hyun wore its sunglasses in the TV drama “My Love from the star." In 2017, an L Catterton-led...
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