CVC Capital Partners-controlled Hong Kong Broadband Network (HKBN) - the special administrative region's second largest internet service provider (ISP) - has launched its initial public offering this week with a view to raising as much as HK$5.8 billion ($750 million).
CVC, HKBN management, and other investors will together offer 645 million shares at indicative range of HK$8 to HK$9 piece, according to a prospectus. CVC owns 70.7% of HKBN, with Singapore's GIC Private...
Australian graphic design start-up Canva has raised $70 million from investors including US-based General Catalyst and Bond Capital, the new vehicle of Silicon Valley veteran Mary Meeker. It values Canva at $2.5 billion.
India’s Everstone Group has hired Suresh Vaswani (pictured), a former executive at Wipro, Dell, and IBM, as a senior director focused on investments in information technology (IT).
Sanjieke, a China-based vocational training services provider, has raised an RMB130 million ($19 million) in a Series B round of funding led by Wu Capital.
ADV Partners has agreed to acquire heavy vehicles producer Dutch Lanka Trailer Manufacturers (DLT), a Sri Lanka-based subsidiary of Indian conglomerate Tata Group, for INR3.05 billion ($43.7 million).