The aggregate amount of private equity funds raised in South Korea this year is set to surpass KRW8 trillion ($7 billion), a record high for the country.
According to the Korean Times, despite shrinking investor confidence and a slowing market, interest in private equity appears to be higher than ever, with the number of funds now numbering more than 50....
Chinese commercial space launch start-up LandSpace has secured RMB300 million ($43 million) in an extended Series B round led by China Growth Capital.
In its debut Japan investment, L Catterton plans to help eyewear maker Owndays expand its customer-friendly business model outside its home market
Swedish pension fund AP2 could be about to see a significant jump in its private equity allocation. Head of alternatives Anders Strömblad outlines what the organization looks for in prospective portfolio GPs
Agora.io, a real-time voice and video communication platform established by Tony Zhao, formerly CTO of Chinese social networking player YY.com, has received $70 million in Series C funding led by Coatue Management.