LPs are becoming more flexible in their due diligence, in certain cases backing managers where there has been no face-to-face interaction, but COVID-19 has underlined the importance of pre-fundraise engagement
China venture capital fundraising is on a hot streak with more than $12 billion raised so far this year, up from $9.5 billion in 2019. The $9.2 billion committed to US dollar-denominated funds is already...
Yunwang Wandian, the e-commerce services arm of Suning.com, one of China’s largest retailers, has raised a RMB6 billion ($912 million) Series A round led by Shenzhen Capital Group.
Southeast Asia-focused private equity firm KV Asia Capital has exited TF Value Mart (TFVM), a Malaysia-based grocery retailer in which it has held a controlling stake since 2016, to Intermediate Capital Group (ICG).
NextGen Funds Management, a newly established GP in Australia, has launched what it is calling the country’s first dedicated artificial intelligence (AI) fund.
Hong Kong’s 3W Fund Management has led a $43 million Series E round for CANbridge Pharmaceuticals, a Beijing-based drug developer that focuses cancer and rare diseases.