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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.

28 July 2016

Chinese fintech company Gongzi Qianbao lands $30m VC financing

wallet-908569_1920 (1) Gongzi Qianbao, a Chinese mobile payroll management service provider, has raised $30m in a venture-backed financing round.

28 July 2016

UPDATED – KKR confirms full exit from Gland Pharma to China’s Fosun for $1.26bn

nurse-527621_640 Global private equity group KKR has confirmed the sale of its stake in India's Gland Pharma to Shanghai Fosun Pharmaceutical Group for $1.26bn.

28 July 2016

Partners Group returns to Asian solar market with $200m Taiwanese deal

solar-panel-918492_1920 Partners Group is picking up a controlling stake in a Taiwanese solar power development platform for $200m, two years after investing in Japan Solar.

27 July 2016

IDG leads consortium in €400m-plus Osram lamp unit carve-out

led-823383_1920 Chinese-focused private equity investor IDG Capital Partners is part of a consortium which has agreed the €400m-plus carve-out of Osram's lamps business Ledvance.

25 July 2016

L Capital Asia-backed Trendy Group set for IPO

shoes-690686_960_720 Private equity-backed Trendy International Group, a Chinese fashion house, is reportedly planning an IPO by the end of the year.

25 July 2016

KKR, Blackstone team with China’s CreditEase as it looks to raise $200m fund

china-1184107_1920 China's CreditEase Group has teamed with private equity houses KKR and Blackstone to raise a $200m private equity fund to help local investors tap into overseas assets.

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