Japanese financial services group Orix Corp. may allocate up to JPY80 billion ($1 billion) for private equity investments in China’s water, machinery and renewable energy spaces over the next two years, Bloomberg reported.
Orix President Makoto Inoue told the newswire that the company will target infrastructure-related companies in areas such as sewage treatment and solar-power plants, and will similarly buy aircraft and...
CITIC Capital has participated in a JPY3.6 billion ($34.1 million) funding round for Active Sonar, operator of Reclo, a Japanese online re-selling platform for luxury brands.
Should the private equity industry's efforts to redress its gender balance extend to selling students on the asset class as a fulfilling, long-term career option?
Fosun Group has agreed to invest RMB130 million ($18.4 million) in Pet Doctor, a Chinese one-stop pet services platform that supplies everything from software for pet hospitals to consultations for pet owners.
Japan Post Investment Corporation (JPIC) has backed a $33 million Series C round for Atonarp, a Tokyo-based molecular diagnostics systems developer that uses artificial intelligence (AI).