Following a bumper 2015 characterized by a few very large transactions, what does this year hold in store for Australia private equity investment?
Statistics-wise, 2015 was a big year for private equity in Australia. AVCJ Research has records of 79 investments totaling just over $24 billion, the highest annual total ever seen, and nearly three times...
Japan’s Mitsui & Co. and Nomura Holdings have agreed to acquire 100% of New Forests, an Australia-headquartered sustainable real assets investment manager focused on forestry, land management, and conservation.
Openspace Ventures has participated in a USD 23.5m Series B funding round for Freshket, a Thailand-based farm-to-table agricultural supply chain start-up.
Coins, a Philippines-based financial technology provider focused on blockchain-enabled payment services, has received a USD 30m investment led by Ribbit Captial.
Coatue Management and Insight Partners have led a USD 300m Series D round for Indonesian payments infrastructure platform Xendit.