The success of economic reforms introduced by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe ultimately depend on his ability to deliver on structural reform, the third of his “three arrows” policy, according to Yoshihiko Miyauchi, CEO of Orix Corp. This observation encapsulates the concerns of PE investors keen to see structural measures precipitate broader corporate restructuring, which potentially means more deal flow.
Speakers at the AVCJ Japan Forum this week noted that governance issues - specifically resistance to change within domestic corporations - could stifle the potential of structural reforms regardless of...
Singapore’s Temasek Holdings and Sweden’s EQT will commit $500 million to the launch and development of O2 Power, a renewable energy platform in India.
Indian self-driving rental platform Zoomcar has raised $30 million in Series D funding with a contribution from a Sony-branded fund managed by Innovation Growth Ventures.
Warburg Pincus generated distributions of $2 billion from its China investments last year, a record annual total for its local operation.
Several public sector organizations have committed $500 million to six funds managed by Bamboo Capital Partners under a new investment platform dedicated to achieving the UN sustainable development goals (SDGs).