Bain Capital has agreed to invest at least USD 200m in Vietnamese conglomerate Masan Group. It is the private equity firm's first investment in Vietnam.
Hong Kong-based private equity firm RRJ Capital has agreed to invest USD 300m in Malaysia-listed Yinson Holdings, an oil and gas industry supplier aiming to bring cleantech to the local energy sector.
Evergrande New Energy Vehicle (NEV), the electric vehicle (EV) unit of defaulted property developer China Evergrande, has raised USD 500m from Dubai-based carmaker NWTN.
Chinese online grocery delivery platform Miss Fresh has agreed to sell an 88.1% stake to a third-party investor at a valuation of approximately USD 31m – one-tenth of the company’s market capitalisation when it listed in June 2021.
Singapore-based private equity firm Hildrics Capital has acquired an 8.2% stake in Malaysia-listed GIIB Rubber, a supplier of gloves and industrial rubber-based components.
Creador has rolled over a 14.7% stake in Malaysia-listed credit bureau CTOS Digital, one of its key investments, from its second fund to its fifth fund.
Growtheum Capital Partners, a private equity firm established by the former head of GIC’s direct private equity investment group in Southeast Asia, has made a growth capital investment in Vietnam-based International Dairy Products (IDP).
CVC Capital Partners has committed USD 155m to Indonesia-listed Samator Indo Gas, the largest industrial and medical gas producer in the country.
DCP Capital has agreed to invest approximately USD 175m to support the China expansion of Jamieson Wellness, a listed Canadian producer of health and wellness products.
Affinity Equity Partners leveraged a minority position to exert significant influence on the growth of Sido Mucul, an Indonesian herbal wellness brand with a complex, fragmented operating model
General Atlantic has paid USD 130m for a 5.64% stake in Indonesian dairy and consumer goods producer Cimory, which completed a domestic IPO towards the end of 2021.
PAG has invested USD 500m in China-based online video streaming platform iQiyi through a private placement of senior convertible notes.
MegaStudy Education, a listed Korean education provider with a market capitalisation of nearly KRW 900bn (USD 660m) has decided against selling a stake to North Asia-focused private equity firm MBK Partners.
Secoo Holding, a US-listed Chinese luxury goods retailer that has seen its stock price fall by 95% since the start of 2020 and has filed for bankruptcy twice in the past eight months, has received USD 4m in funding.
The Carlyle Group and Advent International have together invested USD 1.1bn in India’s Yes Bank, acquiring equity shares and warrants that could enable them to own up to 20% of the lender.
Chinese online grocery delivery platform Miss Fresh, which went public on NASDAQ 12 months ago with a market capitalisation of around USD 3bn, has sold a minority stake to a state-owned enterprise at a valuation of USD 90m.
Japan Industrial Solutions (JIS) has agreed to invest up to JPY 20bn (USD 155m) in Japan-based generic drug manufacturer Nichi-Iko Pharmaceutical with a view to saving the troubled company.
Bain Capital has paid INR 33.8bn (USD 484m) for a 24.98% stake in India’s IIFL Wealth Management, taking out positions held by General Atlantic and Fairfax India Holdings.
Centurium Capital is now the controlling shareholder in Luckin Coffee, having teamed up with IDG Capital and Ares SSG to take out interests formerly owned by executives of the scandal-hit Chinese coffee shop chain.
Southeast Asia ride-hailing platform turned super app Grab experienced a tumultuous first day of trading on NASDAQ following the completion of its merger with a US-listed special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) at an enterprise valuation of $30.4 billion.
Affinity Equity Partners has invested HK$2.8 billion ($360 million) in a China-focused affiliate of Hong Kong & China Gas (Towngas) to support the company’s transformation from a piped gas provider into a smart energy solutions business.
Global financial technology investor Ribbit Capital has thrown its weight behind Bank Jago, an Indonesia-based digital lender established by local private equity firm Northstar Group.
A consortium led by Asia healthcare-focused private equity firm CBC Group has agreed to acquire a 46.9% interest in Hugel, a South Korean manufacturer of botox and other health-related pharmaceuticals, for KRW1.7 trillion ($1.5 billion).
Having agreed to provide a succession solution to the founder of Korean furniture retailer and interior designer Hanssem, IMM Private Equity wants to harness growth through demographics and differentiation