Private equity-backed Sunlands Online Education ended its first day of trading on the New York Stock Exchange marginally below its IPO price following a $149.5 million offering.
Sailing Capital has invested $30.6 million in Cellular Biomedicine Group (CBMG), a China and US-based biopharmaceutical company focused on immunotherapy cancer treatments.
Creador has completed its first investment in Vietnam, committing VND994 billion ($43.8 million) to Mobile World, the country’s leading mobile device and consumer electronics retailer.
KKR has joined a group of investors including Singapore’s GIC Private and the Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System (OMERS) to commit INR111 billion ($1.75 billion) to listed Indian financial institution HDFC.
CITIC Capital has increased its stake in Harbin Pharmaceutical Group to 60.86%, becoming the controlling shareholder of the Chinese state-backed business in which it has been an investor since 2005.
State-backed private equity investor China Integrated Circuit Industry Investment Fund (IC Fund) has agreed to buy an approximately 19% stake in domestic computer chip maker Hua Hong Semiconductor for $400 million.
OrbiMed has invested a further $7.5 million in the active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) unit of India-listed drug maker Vivimed Labs.
Hony Capital has agreed to invest in several businesses – covering furniture, beauty, and apparel – from Hong Kong conglomerate Li & Fung for $1.1 billion.
Creador has invested INR2.15 billion ($32.9 million) in Ujjivan Financial Services, the publicly listed holding company for Ujjivan Small Finance Bank.
Bain Capital Private Equity will invest INR68.5 billion ($1.05 billion) in India’s Axis Bank through a combination of equity shares and warrants that – on conversion – will give it a 4.87% stake.
Standard Chartered Private Equity (SCPE) has offered to buy a stake of unspecified size in Tat Hong Holdings in a deal that values the Singapore-listed crane and heavy equipment supplier at approximately S$376 ($277 million).
KKR has paid around $74 million for a 12.64% stake in Nippon Indosari Corpindo, an Indonesian bakery business backed by local conglomerate Salim Group and best known for the Sari Roti brand.
Shaw Kwei & Partners has agreed to acquire a 75.6% stake in Singapore-listed oil and gas industry equipment supplier Gaylin for $68 million ($50 million).
Healthcare specialist investor OrbiMed has committed $42.5 million in Uquifa, the active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) unit of India-listed pharmaceuticals business Vivimed Labs.
Singapore-based Dymon Asia Private Equity has agreed to acquire a 13% stake in Malaysia-based and Myanmar-listed bottled water producer Spritzer for about MYR63 million ($15 million).
Mining-focused private equity firm Greenstone Resources has invested $21.2 million in Australian base metals project developer Heron Resources.
Singapore-based private equity firm Point Hope is set to back a $50 million financial restructuring of listed domestic energy industry services provider Emas Offshore.
Singapore-listed warehouse operator Global Logistic Properties (GLP) has accepted a buyout offer from a consortium including Hopu Investment and Hillhouse Capital that values the company at S$15.9 billion ($11.5 billion).
Singapore-based alternative credit investor Pierfront Capital has completed a $30 million investment in domestic shipping services company KNOT Offshore Partners.
IFM Investors has joined a A$24 million ($18.2 million) investment in GetSwift, an Australia-listed and VC-backed software provider focused on the logistics sector.
Singapore-based private equity and special situations firm Crescent Point has agreed to invest $50 million in Philippines-listed logistics services company LBC Express.
KKR has offered to acquire Vocus Group, one of Australia's leading high-speed broadband internet providers, in a deal worth approximately A$2.1 billion ($1.6 billion).
CITIC Capital China has joined a consortium including China’s Humanwell Healthcare to acquire the sexual health division of Australia-listed medical products supplier Ansell for $600 million.
Warburg Pincus has sold a 25% stake in India-listed non-banking financial company (NBFC) Capital First to a group of buyers including Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC Private.