CITIC Capital said on Wednesday that a unit of Qatar's sovereign wealth fund - Qatar Holding - has subscribed for new shares in CITIC Capital, equivalent to a 22.22% stake in the company.
US-listed Focus Media has received a $3.5 billion offer from its chief executive and a group of private equity giants to take the company private. If the deal goes through, the leveraged buyout could be China's largest, and Focus Media could be the largest...
AsiaInfo-Linkage, the US-listed telecom software manufacturer that is subject to a buyout offer from CITIC Capital, plans to consider privatization proposals from other parties. This comes one month after reports that several private equity firms and...
Several private equity firms – including KKR and TPG Capital – and strategic investors are reportedly considering bids for AsiaInfo-Linkage, the US-listed firm that is already subject to a buyout offer from CITIC Capital.
PTiFund, a Shenzhen-based private equity firm backed by Hong Kong-listed property developer Top Spring International Holdings, has announced a first close of RMB125 million ($19.6 million) on its debut fund. The full target is RMB500 million.
CITIC Capital has held a first close on its fourth Chinese real estate vehicle, CITIC Capital China Retail Properties Investment Fund, at $225 million.
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Tech-focused PE firm Vector Capital has acquired a majority stake in Gerber Scientific, an international supplier of automated manufacturing systems used in signs, specialty graphics, apparel and the industrial sector. Chinese firm CITIC Capital Partners...
CITIC Capital Partners Japan announced that its tender offer for Higashiyama Film, a Nagoya-based industrial use film maker special film maker, has been accepted.
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The private equity unit of CITIC Securities is looking to tap into debt finance by launching a RMB5 billion ($773 million) mezzanine fund, Reuters reported.
CITIC Capital Partners and Vector Capital, a technology-focused global private equity firm, have completed the acquisition of RAE Systems in a take-private transaction worth approximately $138 million.
Multinational companies looking to expand and raise funds in China will increasingly turn to domestic private equity firms for assistance, according to Wu Yibing, president of CITIC Private Equity Funds Management Co.
IN THE PAST FEW YEARS, PRIVATE equity and venture capital firms have already established the industry as a credible source of financing for Chinese companies in need of capital. With the recent IPOs of Chinese entities, in particularly NASDAQ (that have...
CITIC PRIVATE EQUITY FUNDS Management (CITIC PE) has closed its debut US Dollar fund, CPEChina Fund, L.P., on $990 million of committed capital. The closing comes at a time when interest in China-focused funds, especially those denominated in RMB, are...
China-focused CITIC Private Equity Funds Management (CITIC PE), has closed its second fund, the CPEChina Fund, L.P., with $990 million of committed capital.
Reading and watching the news of late is like flipping through a modern day interpretation of the Old Testament: pestilence, war, famine and death are everywhere, and it seems someone up above is angry. From Japan to Libya and New Zealand to Yemen, the...
CITIC Capital Partners, the private equity arm of CITIC Capital Holdings Limited, has closed its second buyout fund dedicated to Japan with commitments of over JPY 18 billion ($217 million) – a similar size to its first fund.
CITIC Capital Partners, the private equity arm of CITIC Capital Holdings Limited, has closed its second buyout fund dedicated to Japan with a commitment of over JPY 18 billion ($217 million), a similar size to its first fund.
In a week marked by trade sales in the food and beverage industry, Tokyo-based Advantage Partners has announced it will exit its entire 40% stake in Pokka Co., a Japanese coffee and soft drink maker to Sapporo Holdings, the local brewery major which already...
CITIC Capital Holdings Ltd. has invested around RMB1.5 billion ($223 million) in a real estate project, the ID Mall, in Changsha, the capital city of China's Hunan province. from its real estate fund.
Wise Partners, a Japanese private equity firm, will buy Teibow Co., a local maker of felt pen tips, from US investment bank Goldman Sachs for between JPY10-15 billion ($117-176 million).
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