The recent fall in China's stock markets had some investors concerned about the prospects of the country's private equity market. GPs, naturally, downplayed the impact on private market activity, stressing that LPs should focus on the longer-term opportunities.
Indeed, after the 2008 fall, to which the current situation has been widely compared, IPOs only experienced a brief hiatus and came back much stronger in 2009. But isn't it very different and much more...
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.