[HONG KONG] A raft of US private equity firms backed by the country's largest endowment and pension funds stands to reap big gains from Ant Group's highly anticipated initial public offering (IPO...

MERGERS and acquisitions (M&A) in South-east Asia slowed down in the first six months of this year, generating about US$29 billion across 149 deals, most of which came from the January-March...

PRIVATE equity (PE) and venture capital (VC) activity in South-east Asia was sluggish in the first quarter of 2020 amid the Covid-19 pandemic, though investments in some segments are expected to...

PRIVATE equity (PE) and venture capital (VC) activity in South-east Asia was sluggish in the first quarter of 2020 amid the Covid-19 pandemic, though investments in some segments are expected to...

[SINGAPORE] Indies Capital Partners, a Singapore-based alternative asset manager, has raised more than US$100 million at the first close of its third flagship fund for structured credit and...

THE private equity (PE) and venture capital (VC) industries faced headwinds in fund-raising during the first quarter of 2020, but the outlook for the medium to long term is positive, says a report...

[LONDON] Jim Barry is in fighting spirits even as the ferocious market rebound drains his pool of cheap investable assets.

[HONG KONG] KKR & Co has raised more than US$10 billion for its third Asia fund, on track to amassing the biggest buyout war chest ever assembled by a US private equity (PE) firm for the...

THE final bids for Virgin Australia Holdings Ltd will show how much appetite private investors really have for an airline industry that's been battered by the coronavirus pandemic.

[SINGAPORE] China Maple Leaf Educational Systems has agreed to acquire one of the largest international schools in Singapore in a deal valued at S$680 million.