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Joined hands

King Parallel Consulting and Sodali form strategic partnership

Tue, 20/05/2014 - 06:22

King Parallel Consulting and Sodali Ltd have formed a strategic partnership to deliver shareholder response services to Chinese companies in the Greater China Region, including mainland China, Hong Kong and Macau. »

Exit sign

Actis exits investment in Egypt’s Commercial International Bank

Tue, 20/05/2014 - 06:01

Actis, the pan-emerging market investor, has realised its investment in Egypt’s Commercial International Bank (CIB). »

Asia Pacific

CVC closes USD3.5bn Asia-Pacific fund

Mon, 19/05/2014 - 14:05

CVC Capital Partners has raised USD3.5 billion for its fourth Asia Pacific fund, CVC Capital Partners Asia Pacific IV. »

Asia Pacific

Riverside completes fundraising for second Asia-Pacific fund

Wed, 14/05/2014 - 14:05

The Riverside Company has completed fundraising for its latest buyout fund, Riverside Asia-Pacific Fund II (RAF II) at USD235 million, a 57 per cent increase over its USD150 million PPM target. »

Handshake and money

DIC sells Mauser to Clayton, Dubilier & Rice for USD1.7 billion

Mon, 12/05/2014 - 14:09

Dubai International Capital (DIC), the private equity arm of Dubai Holding, has signed an agreement for the sale of Mauser Group to Clayton, Dubilier & Rice (CD&R) for circa USD1.7 billion. »


SMP Partners opens representative office in Dubai

Tue, 06/05/2014 - 12:23

The SMP Partners Group has expanded its global network with the opening of a representative office in Dubai. »

China flag

Adamas-backed investment fund sees 32 per cent IRR from newly exited project

Tue, 29/04/2014 - 12:19

An investment fund Adamas Finance Asia (AFA) invested USD500,000 into three weeks ago has achieved a gross IRR of 31.83 per cent from a newly-exited project, Project Changlelu. »


Actis invests in Chinese biscuit brand

Tue, 29/04/2014 - 06:00

Actis, the pan-emerging markets investor, is taking a significant minority stake in Jiashili Food Group, one of the largest Chinese biscuit brands. »

China flag

ClearVue leads financing for China-based Akasakatei

Wed, 23/04/2014 - 16:01

Akasakatei, a China-based teppanyaki, BBQ and Japanese-cuisine restaurant, has completed a round of financing, raising USD10 million led by ClearVue Partners, a private equity fund targeting fast growing consumer companies in the Greater China region. »


Morrison & Foerster expands M&A and PE practices in Singapore

Tue, 22/04/2014 - 14:30

Shirin Tang, a corporate lawyer with experience in M&A, private equity and joint venture transactions, has joined Morrison & Foerster as a corporate partner in Singapore. »


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