Chinese healthcare-focused GP HighLight Capital is set to exit its position in US-based biotechnology company Bonti after Allergan agreed to acquire the business for $195 million, plus additional payments if certain development targets are met.
Chinese online-to-offline (O2O) lifestyle services platform Meituan-Dianping gained 5.3% on its trading debut in Hong Kong following a HK$33.1 billion ($4.2 billion) IPO.
Questions about the sustainability of Meituan-Dianping's expansion strategy suggest that even newly listed unicorns are not immune to the changing sentiment in China's technology sector
Wuxi AppTec, a contract pharmaceutical R&D services provider backed by several private equity investors, has filed for a Hong Kong listing less than four months after listing in Shanghai. The size and pricing of the IPO have yet to be decided, but the...
Anacacia Capital has exited Yumi’s Quality Foods, an Australian chilled food manufacturer that it acquired in 2014, to George Weston Foods (GWF) for an undisclosed sum.
A two-year renminbi fundraising boom in China has ended abruptly due to a combination of controversy, regulatory intervention, and dwindling investor sentiment. But the market may benefit in the long term
Chinese news aggregator app Qutoutiao raised $84 million in a downsized US IPO – continuing a recent trend among Chinese tech start-ups – but then saw its stock price more than double on the first day of trading.
China Renaissance Holdings is planning an aggressive push into wealth management services, targeting high net worth individuals in China’s new economy, with proceeds from its upcoming Hong Kong IPO.
Chinese online pharmacy operator 111 Inc – best known for its 1 Drugsstore platform – traded down slightly on its NASDAQ debut after raising $100.5 million in a scaled back IPO.
CHAMP Private Equity has exited Australian foreign exchange broker Pepperstone following a buyout by its founders, senior management and Fiona Lock, a managing director at the PE firm.
Chinese electric vehicle (EV) maker Nio – which claims its premium vehicle is cheaper and better quality than the Tesla Model X – ended its first day of trading in New York 5.4% above the IPO price following a $1 billion offering.
Strategic investors, particularly from China, are playing a growing role in Southeast Asia’s technology scene. Venture capital investors in the region hope their portfolio companies can benefit from the rising tide
Indian financial services provider Angel Broking has filed for an IPO that will raise up to INR6 billion ($83 million) and provide a partial exit to the International Finance Corporation (IFC).
Early-stage technology investor Finch Capital has sold its minority stake in Indonesian financial technology developer Cermati to local conglomerate The Djarum Group, realizing a 2.7x return on capital in its first exit in Indonesia.
Meituan-Dianping, China’s leading online-to-offline (O2O) lifestyle services platform, is looking to raise up to HK$34.6 billion ($4.4 billion) in its Hong Kong IPO, while emphasizing that it will focus on its core domestic business rather than pushing...
MBK Partners is set for a full exit from ING Life Korea – now known as Orange Life Insurance – after agreeing to sell its majority stake to Shinhan Financial Group for KRW2.29 trillion ($2.04 billion).
Duiba, a Chinese enterprise services company in which Orchid Asia and TPG Capital recently invested $110 million, has filed for a Hong Kong listing.
China-based fashion menswear retailer GXG, in which consumer-focused GP L Catterton Asia and Crescent Point hold a controlling stake, has filed for an IPO in Hong Kong.
Liulishuo, a Chinese English language learning app that uses artificial intelligence (AI) to deliver customized teaching solutions for adults, has filed to list in the US.
Viomi, a Chinese manufacturer of smart household devices that works in partnership with smart phone maker Xiaomi and counts Shunwei Capital and Sequoia Capital China as investors, has filed for an IPO in the US.
Tubatu, a Chinese online home renovation platform backed by Matrix Partners and Sequoia Capital, has filed for an IPO in Hong Kong.
A growing number of South Korean buyout firms are testing the waters for domestic IPOs. Continued regulatory hurdles mean that realizing value will require planning for the post-offer period
Samara Capital and Xponentia Fund Partners, a PE firm headed by former executives from CX Partners, The Carlyle Group, and Citigroup Venture Capital International (CVCI), have agreed to acquire Indian logistics platform Spoton Logistics from India Equity...
Senco Gold, an Indian jewelry chain backed by SAIF Partners, has filed for an IPO, seeking to raise up to INR6 billion ($86 million).