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22 May 2015

IK scores 2.75x return in $1.1bn Vistra Group sale to Baring PE Asia $

exit IK Investment Partners has made a 2.75-times money multiple selling international trust and corporate services provider Vistra Group to fellow buyout house Baring Private Equity Asia, AltAssets can reveal.

22 May 2015

KKR Asia head Bae to return to US after ten years in Hong Kong

Hong Kong The KKR dealmaker tasked with setting up its Asian operations ten years ago is reportedly returning to the US from Hong Kong.

22 May 2015

Cerberus launches Seibu share selldown in wake of unhappiness with IPO

Seibu railway US distressed private equity investor Cerberus Capital Management has launched an $878m selldown of its stake in Japanese railway, bus and hotel business Seibu after a turbulent few months which saw it fail to gain control of the company's board.

21 May 2015

Bain looking to downsize stake in Japanese Skylark

sushi food restaurant US-based private equity firm Bain Capital is reportedly set to offload part of its 70 per cent stake in Japanese restaurant chain Skylark Co.

20 May 2015

Malaysia’s Khazanah leads C$27m round in General Fusion

Canada Malaysia’s state-backed investment fund Khazanah Nasional Berhad has led a C$27m($22m) financing round in Canda-based fusion energy company General Fusion.

20 May 2015

Standard Chartered PE backs Indonesia-based retail electronics JV with $42m

indonesia5sq_lrg Standard Chartered’s private equity arm has invested $42m to acquire a 45 per cent stake in Indonesia-based electronics joint venture, Omni Centre Pte, with TT International Limited.

19 May 2015

KKR backs Chinese chicken supplier Sunner

chicken hen poultry Global investment firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co has backed China’s chicken meat producer Fujian Sunner Development with $400m.

18 May 2015

CPPIB, GIC acquire South Korean retail mall

Korea flag Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund GIC has teamed up with Canada Pension Plan Investment Board to acquire South Korea’s D-Cube Retail Mall.

18 May 2015

Draper Nexus Ventures passes $80m for second Technology Partners fund

circuit tech US and Japan-focused early stage investor Draper Nexus Ventures has pulled in more than $80m towards its second Technology Partners vehicle.

18 May 2015

China’s Greenland to buy $193m controlling stake in KKR-backed Rundong Auto

car driver wheel KKR-backed Chinese car dealer Rundong Auto Group is set to sell a controlling stake in itself to developer Greenland Holding Group Company in a HK$1.5bn ($193m) deal.

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