Buyout firms are responding to higher valuations by doing more to ensure they can bring about transformation in portfolio companies. They are also being more careful in terms of sector selection and leverage
Nord Anglia Education didn’t come cheap. Baring Private Equity Asia and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) privatized the US-listed K-12 school operator last year at a valuation of $4.3 billion,...
Abu Dhabi sovereign wealth fund Mubadala has agreed to invest INR90.9 billion ($1.2 billion) in Jio Platforms, the holding company for various internet and telecom assets owned by Indian oil-to-retail conglomerate Reliance Industries.
Bessemer Venture Partners has led an INR1.5 billion ($20 million) Series B round for teleconsultation health platform DocsApp.
Everest Medicines, a China-based biopharmaceutical company, has raised $310 million in Series C funding across two tranches.
Bespin Global, a Seoul and Beijing-based cloud management services provider, has raised RMB530 million ($74.6 million) in a Series C round from SK Telecom and existing investor DY Holdings.