Hillhouse Capital has closed its latest fund – which will make healthcare, consumer, technology, and services investments globally, but with a focus on Asia – with commitments of $10.6 billion.
CITIC Capital has reached a first close of $1.3 billion on its latest US dollar-denominated China fund, which has an overall target of $2 billion.
Special purpose acquisition companies, or SPACs, are staging a modest comeback in Asia on the back of a resurgence in the US. These structures offer considerable upside, but they aren’t for everyone
Xponentia Fund Partners, which was established by three former colleagues from CVCI, has teamed up with Samara to acquire Spoton with a view to creating a true national-level player in Indian logistics
The prevalence of project funds in Korea is routinely linked to local institutional investors’ innate discomfort with blind pool vehicles. But is this dynamic holding back middle market managers?
Crescent Capital Partners has closed its sixth Australia and New Zealand mid-market fund at A$800 million ($586 million) after less than three months in the market.
BGH, the Australia and New Zealand-focused private equity firm set up by former TPG Capital Asia co-head Ben Gray, has hired Jonathan Chamberlain, a managing director at The Blackstone Group, as a partner.
CVC Capital Partners will launch its fifth pan-Asian fund in September with a target of $4 billion. The private equity firm closed its previous regional vehicle at $3.5 billion in May 2014.
Korea’s Public Officials Benefit Association is expanding its private equity exposure and global footprint. Maintaining this diversification within the firm’s traditional risk profile requires a gradual approach
Baring Private Equity Asia has reached a first close of $4.5 billion on its seventh pan-regional fund after approximately five months in the market.
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Denham Capital, a resources and energy-focused GP, has closed its first global mining fund at $558 million. The vehicle is intended to grow the firm's portfolio in Australia, Canada, South America and Africa.
Hong Kong asset manager Value Partners has launched its first PE program in mainland China with a locally focused education sector fund in partnership with university and technical college operator China Education Group.
The Carlyle Group expects to find more than enough opportunities in Asia's ongoing economic growth for the $6.55 billion corpus of its latest Asia buyout fund
Serena Tan, a partner at Morrison & Foerster, discusses trends in private equity fundraising in China
The Carlyle Group has closed its fifth Asia buyout fund at $6.55 billion, exceeding its predecessor by more than 65%.
Centurium Capital, the private equity firm established by ex-Warburg Pincus China head David Li, has reached a first close on its debut fund of nearly $1 billion.
The Blackstone Group has achieved a final close on its maiden Asia-focused private equity fund at a revised hard cap of $2.3 billion.
Anacacia Capital attracts a record amount from foreign LPs as its third Australia mid-market buyout fund closes at the hard cap of $225 million
Korea Post Insurance plans to allocate $200 million to as many as three managers focusing on global buyouts, predominantly in North America and Europe.
Australian private equity firm Anacacia Capital has closed its third middle-market fund at the hard cap of A$300 million ($225 million), following an oversubscribed fundraising process.
Retail investors in Singapore will be able to get exposure to the Temasek Holdings private equity portfolio through a $500 million bond issuance backed by 36 funds, including vehicles managed by The Blackstone Group, KKR, Silver Lake Partners, and TPG...
Advantage Partners aims to build on the firm's experience connecting Asian entrepreneurs with opportunities in Japan in its first Asia-focused fund
San Francisco City & County Employees’ Retirement System has committed $25 million to SBCVC’s sixth China fund, which has a target of $500 million. The GP closed its previous VC vehicle at $459 million in 2016.