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17 August 2016

CVC, Carlyle among bidders for Tongyang Magic

money-515058_640 Private equity-backed home appliance company Tongyang Magic has reportedly received offers from CVC Capital Partners, Carlyle, and Bain Capital.

15 August 2016

IDG Capital buys stake in French football club Lyon

football-1350720_960_720 China’s IDG Capital Partners has become the latest investment firm to back a European football team after making a €100m investment in French club Lyon.

12 August 2016

Creation, Gawa lead $24m Series D round for Fusion Microfinance

money-924828_640 Delhi-based fintech company Fusion Microfinance has raised INR1.62bn ($24m) in a Series D financing round backed by new and existing investors.

4 August 2016

Mekong makes second deal from Fund III

meat-1030729_960_720 Vietnam-focused buyout house Mekong Capital has made its second investment from Enterprise Fund III by backing ABA Corporation.

3 August 2016

India’s Mandala Capital raises $140m for first close of Fund II

summer-1507782_960_720 (1) India-focused private equity firm Mandala Capital has reportedly reached a first close of about $140m on its second fund, AltAssets understands.

2 August 2016

Apollo, ICICI team to hunt down assets of over-leveraged Indian banks

rupees-587271_1920 Global buyout giant Apollo has teamed with Indian finance major ICICI Bank to launch an asset reconstruction company to profit from helping banks deleverage from struggling loans.

1 August 2016

Japanese FinTech startup Paidy closes $15m Series B round

credit card payment Paidy, a Tokyo-based cardless e-commerce payment and instant credit service, has closed a $15m Series B round.

1 August 2016

Asian LPs join IFC for first close of regional emerging markets fund

asia-666013_1920 World Bank investment arm IFC has pulled in commitments from a pair of Asian LPs for its latest emerging markets fund targeting the region.

1 August 2016

MPM Capital, Astellas Pharma launches digital health VC fund

health healthcare drugs pills medication medical US venture capital firm MPM Capital has teamed up with Japanese pharmaceutical company Astellas Pharma to launch a digital health investment company.

1 August 2016

Caesars Interactive’s Playtika unit to entertain new Chinese PE buyers for $4.4bn

las-vegas-911499_640 A consortium including Chinese private equity groups Hony Capital and Yunfeng Capital will buy Israeli social and mobile games company Playtika for $4.4bn in cash.

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