Private Equity

20 Aug 12
The private equity arm of Citigroup is set to invest $125 million, or Rs 700 crore, in Prometheon.
20 Aug 12
Fortune Link Fund Management Co.
17 Aug 12
Focus Media Holding Ltd received a bid from private-equity firms in what would be the country’s largest leveraged buyout.
8 Aug 12
Asia Alternatives raised more than $1.5 billion in new funds to invest into fund managers across Asia.
12 Jul 12
Bain Capital LLC has completed fundraising for its second Asia fund, closing at $2.3 billion.
12 Jul 12
Private-equity fundraising and transactions decreased in almost every country in Asia during the first half of 2012, including China.
11 Jul 12
India's Private Equity firms invested 34% less T about $1,848 million across 102 deals during the quarter ended June.
9 Jul 12
Standard Chartered Private Equity Ltd.
9 Jul 12
Lippo Karawaci is drawing private equity firms on its possible sale of as much as 49 percent of its unit Siloam Hospitals.
7 Jul 12
Two large infrastructure-focused private equity funds have put their investment plans in India on hold.
7 Jul 12
Crowd-funding has increasingly made inroads into India.
4 Jul 12
Blackstone Group and Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co are discussing to buy a large stake in the cement unit of the Shiram Group.
2 Jul 12
Bank of America-Merrill Lynch, Goldman Sachs and J.P.
20 Jun 12
 Malaysia is making its guidelines for equities that qualify for Islamic investment more stringent.
14 Jun 12
SK Group launched a $85.6 million private equity fund to invest in its small subcontractors with proven growth potential.
14 Jun 12
Kuwait Investment Authority will invest about $150 million in Malaysian firm IHH Healthcare's planned $2 billion IPO in Kuala Lumpur and...
8 Jun 12
Around two-thirds of the leading global insurance companies are planning to make new private equity investments within the year.
12 May 12
Private equity players are turning to smaller cities and towns across India for stellar investment opportunities.
23 Apr 12
Lok Capital is preparing to exit from its investment Janalakshmi Financial Services, an urban microfinance company.
5 Apr 12
A, Islamic Strategic Counsel feels that research and development and innovation in businesses are necessary to spur the growth in Islamic...
10 Mar 12
Global fund managers are most optimistic about China's equities, with 56% of respondents holding an overweight view in the first quarter of...
4 Mar 12
DSP BlackRock Mutual Fund has declared dividend for DSP BlackRock Top 100 Equity Fund under its regular plan, an open ended equity growth scheme...
23 Jan 12
Hong Kong is attracting venture capital investment, said John Tsang, Financial Secretary of Hong Kong.
20 Jan 12
The Australian Private Equity and Venture Capital Association is working to attract Asian investors.
14 Jan 12
The Board of the Aberdeen Australia Equity Fund, Inc.
30 Nov 11
KKR & Co LP, Sequoia Capital China and Everbright Private Equity, have committed three-quarters of the $145 million Hong Kong IPO of China...
29 Nov 11
The ABC Wuxi Equity Investment Fund has been jointly launched by Agricultural Bank of China Limited and Wuxi.
27 Nov 11
UTI Mutual Fund has declared dividend for UTI Dividend Yield Fund, an open ended equity scheme.
8 Nov 11
SBI Investment Co. will act as the Investment Management Advisor to RHB Private Equity Fund Management Ltd in establishing the Asia CleanTech...
12 Oct 11
Foreign funds have withdrawn over $4 billion, or Rs 19,000 crore, from Indian equities in the first nine months of 2011 due to higher risk...
8 Jul 11
The defaults of Lehman Brothers’ entities prompted HKEx to enhance the robustness of its risk management measures and to bring them into...
8 Jul 11
An agreement has been reached with Citibank Hong Kong on market-linked and equity-linked notes issued by Lehman Brothers between March 2007 and...
16 Jun 11
Doran Capital Partners and Eurasia Capital are courting Korean institutional investors for a private equity fund focused on Mongolia.
4 Feb 11
  Both 2009 and 2010 had been good years for the Equity Capital Markets department of OSK Investment Bank.
26 Jan 11
  AmBank issued five new European style cash-settled call warrants.
25 Jan 11
Public Mutual Berhad maintained its market leadership position in the private unit trust industry with an overall market share of 43 per cent....
11 Jan 11
  HSBC Global Asset Management has launched its Latin American Equity Fund into the Hong Kong retail market.
23 Nov 10
The Australian equities specialist for BNY Mellon has been named to manage an Australian equity mandate for Russell Investments.
4 Oct 10
Private equity funds' search for SMEs and latter's financing needs prompts SCB to act as middleman.
6 Jul 10
Banks on Islamic stockbroking service HOT Broking to expand its curreent 6.5% share in the market.