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10 April 2015

Warburg sells stake in Indian pathology chain Metropolis

take-a-blood-sample-1428179-m Private equity firm Warburg Pincus has offloaded a 27 per cent stake in Indian pathology chain Metropolis Healthcare.

10 April 2015

Ola investment surge goes on with $314m round led by Russian billionaire’s DST Global

Ola Venture capital-backed Indian taxi booking service Ola has picked up another $314m of funding led by DST Global, the firm led by Russian billionaire Yuri Milner.

8 April 2015

Blackstone transfers Asia advisory business to Comprador

southeast asia Blackstone has transferred its Hong Kong-based M&A advisory business to Comprador Limited, AltAssets understands.

8 April 2015

China-focused Ascendent looks to raise $500m for Fund II

china Hong Kong-based private equity firm Ascendent Capital Partners has hit the fundraising trail with second fund three years after closing its debut vehicle.

8 April 2015

Providence Equity among interested bidders for MBK-backed C&M

tv remotes Providence Equity Partners is among a group of four US bidders interested in private equity-backed South Korean cable TV business C&M Co, it is understood.

7 April 2015

Baring entices institutional capital despite being first RE fund $

money-in-hand-1035691-m Despite having the backing of the Baring Asia name some LPs steered clear of the firm’s first real estate vehicle because of its status as a first time fund.

2 April 2015

StanChart exec quits to start private equity firm

V._Shankar-535x303 Former senior executive at Asia-focused Standard Chartered Viswanathan Shankar has left the bank to set up a new private equity firm.

2 April 2015

India Value Fund Advisors bullish on timely $700m Fund V final close

rupees-533387-m Buyout house India Value Fund Advisors has followed news of its investment in Magma Fincorp with the revelation that it expects to close its latest fund on up to $700m in the next three months.

2 April 2015

Everstone buys Aon Hewitt’s Asia Pacific payroll business

accounting tax calculator India and South East Asia-focused Everstone Capital has bought Payfront Technologies Pte, the payroll business of Aon Hewitt.

1 April 2015

Baring cautious on Japan, China with debut RE fund due to high prices $

tokyo-japan-965321-m The beauty of Baring having a pan-Asian outlook for its new real estate fund is that it can look beyond the toppy markets of Japan, Australia and China, says managing director at the firm Mark Fogle.

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