Franklin Templeton is looking to raise up to INR6 billion ($100 million) for its second India-focused private equity fund.
The vehicle will source most of it commitments from high net worth individuals (HNWIs) in India. Like its predecessor, the fund will be managed under the Franklin Templeton Private Equity Strategy (FTPES)...
US-based Liberty City Ventures has led a USD 359m round for Hong Kong blockchain media company Animoca Brands at a pre-money valuation of USD 5bn, more than double its valuation in October.
Harmay, a China-based omnichannel beauty products retailer, has raised USD 200m across Series C and D rounds.
Novotech, an Asia-based clinical trials specialist controlled by TPG Capital, has secured USD 760m in new equity and debt financing at a post-deal valuation of approximately USD 3bn.
Quadrant Private Equity has sold Journey Beyond, an Australia-based experiential tourism business, to US-based Hornblower Group, which is best known for offering cruise and sightseeing packages.