Investor appetite for real assets in Asia is strong, but infrastructure and real estate players speaking at the AVCJ Real Assets forum in Singapore noted that the nature of demand – between real estate and infrastructure and also between different entry points in the capital structure – differs to the extent that a classic PE-style fund is in some cases no longer the most appropriate option.
Grant Kelley, co-head of Asia Pacific at Apollo Global Management, drew a distinction between real estate and infrastructure in this context: while the former is time-sensitive and government-independent,...
JD Health, the healthcare unit of Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com, has filed for Hong Kong IPO. The company’s backers include Hillhouse Capital, CPE, CICC Capital, and Baring Private Equity Asia.
General Atlantic has become the third global GP to double down on Reliance Industries’ plans to reinvent digital consumer services in India, following its earlier commitment to Jio Platforms with an investment in the conglomerate’s retail unit.
Green Monday, the Hong Kong plant-based food distributor behind the Green Common retail chain and OmniPork alternative meats, has raised its first institutional round of funding.
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