A vehicle launched by Australia’s Anacacia Capital has been named the top performing fund globally by Pensions and Investments magazine. Anacacia Partnership I, which closed in 2007, was judged to be the outstanding performer out of funds raised between 2006 and 2008, based on data collected by Preqin.
The fund focuses on investments in small- and medium-sized enterprises and its next vehicle is likely to have a similar mandate. Anacacia has also announced two new investments in height safety provider...
Japan’s Mitsui & Co. and Nomura Holdings have agreed to acquire 100% of New Forests, an Australia-headquartered sustainable real assets investment manager focused on forestry, land management, and conservation.
Openspace Ventures has participated in a USD 23.5m Series B funding round for Freshket, a Thailand-based farm-to-table agricultural supply chain start-up.
Coins, a Philippines-based financial technology provider focused on blockchain-enabled payment services, has received a USD 30m investment led by Ribbit Captial.
Coatue Management and Insight Partners have led a USD 300m Series D round for Indonesian payments infrastructure platform Xendit.