Robert Petty, managing partner and co-founder of Asia-focused special situations and credit investor Clearwater Capital Partners, has been elected chairman of EMPEA.
Petty, who has been on the EMPEA board since 2010, will serve a two-year term. He succeeds Jeffrey Leonard, president and CEO of Global Environment Fund. Petty will lead the industry organization's efforts...
New Horizon Health, a China-based manufacturer of cancer testing kits for use at home, has raised $30 million in a Series E round of funding led by Rock Springs Capital.
Shanghai-based Yingke Private Equity has closed its latest renminbi-denominated fund with commitments of RMB2 billion ($286 million), primarily from insurers and other financial institutions.
Google will launch a INR750 billion ($10 billion) fund to make equity, operational, infrastructure and ecosystem investments that seek to increase the pace of digitization in India.
Asia private equity fundraising rebounded from a seven-year low in the first quarter of the year to reach $24 billion for April through June, but commitments were concentrated on a handful of managers.