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31 July 2015

Morgan Stanley PE Asia takes stake in China Network Systems on behalf of Far EasTone

television Morgan Stanley's Asian private equity operation is to take a stake in local Taiwanese network TV operator China Network Systems, as part of a deal aimed at enabling another Taiwanese broadcaster, Far EasTone Telecommunications Co Ltd, to eventually acquire the holding.

31 July 2015

UPDATE: KKR to invest $150m in listed Indian polyester maker

India KKR is to invest about $150m million in JBF Industries, a Mumbai-based, stock exchange-listed polyester maker, the Financial Times reported on Friday, the day the publication said the deal was expected to be formally announced.

30 July 2015

PAI Partners to sell Swissport to China’s HNA Group for $2.81bn

plane-airport PAI Partners, the Paris-based private equity firm, is to sell Swissport International, an airport luggage and cargo handler, to HNA Group, which owns China's fourth-largest airline, for CHF2.7bn ($2.81bn).

30 July 2015

New Golden Gate Ventures fund ‘for SE Asian tech start-ups’ attracts Temasek, Saverin

GGV Capital Vinnie Laurie Golden Gate Ventures, a Southeast Asia-based investment house focused on forging ties between Silicon Valley and Asia, said it has first-closed its second fund on $35m – with contributions from Temasek, the Singapore fund, and Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin.

30 July 2015

Carlyle taps Beijing Partners Fund for $85m Chinese vending machine investment

japan-682010_1280 Private equity giant Carlyle has revealed a RMB530m ($85m) investment in Chinese vending machine company Ubox Technology & Trade Co.

28 July 2015

CVC said planning to quit deal for Serco’s Indian biz

India CVC Capital Partners is considering walking away from a $400m acquisition of London-listed Serco's Indian business process outsourcing unit, formerly known as Intelenet, according to a published report out of India.

27 July 2015

China’s GSR Capital unveils $5bn fund to target global tech deals

china and india map GSR Capital, a China-based, tech-focused investment firm, announced on Monday that it is launching a $5bn fund to invest in global industrial and technology companies.

27 July 2015

India’s Orios Venture Partners back in market for $150m Fund II

india-633551_1280 India-based Orios Venture Partners has launched a $150m second fundraise.

27 July 2015

L Capital Asia exits India’s PVR Cinemas after three-year holding

food-686922_1280 L Capital Asia, the private equity business backed by luxury goods company LVMH, has exited its stake in Indian cinema operator PVR three years after buying into the business.

24 July 2015

Carlyle creeps near target for third Japan fund

japan-112722_1280 Listed private equity giant Carlyle has registered $775m towards its third Japan-focused buyout fund, putting it within touching distance of its expected target.

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