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Warburg Pincus Commits US$300 Million to Joint Venture with CREATER, Joins US$300 Million Round for Yuanfudao

Global private equity fund manager Warburg Pincus and China-based commercial real estate developer CREATER have agreed to establish a joint venture to pursue urban redevelopment projects in China. As part

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Motilal Oswal and InvAscent Invest US$100 Million in Symbiotec Pharmalab, Acquire 70 Percent Stake from Actis

India-focused alternative investment fund managers Motilal Oswal Private Equity (MOPE) and InvAscent have reportedly invested US$100 million in Symbiotec Pharmalab, an India-based pharmaceutical ingredient manufacturer. The transaction included the acquisition

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Imperativ Hospitality Raises Additional US$14 Million for Series B from Samena Capital

India-based budget hotel chain Imperativ Hospitality has raised INR1 billion (approximately US$14 million) from Samena Capital, a principal investment group focused on South Asia, the Middle East and North Africa,

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Leapfrog Acquires Stake in Softlogic Life Insurance from FMO for US$12 Million

Emerging markets-focused profit-with-purpose private equity firm LeapFrog Investments has purchased a stake in Sri Lanka-based Softlogic Life Insurance from Dutch development finance institution FMO for US$12 million. The company offers

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Gaja Sells 20 Percent Stake in John Distilleries to Sazerac

India-focused private equity fund manager Gaja Capital has sold a 20 percent stake in India-based spirits company John Distilleries to Sazerac, a U.S.-based liquor producer. The transaction reportedly values John

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Triple P Capital Acquires Contemi Group

Triple P Capital, a Southeast Asia-focused private equity firm investing in non-bank financial services, has acquired a 100 percent stake in Asia- and Scandinavia-focused insurance IT solutions provider Contemi Group.

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Bain Capital Reaches US$4.7 Billion Final Close for Fourth Asia Fund

Global private equity firm Bain Capital has reached a final close for its fourth Asia buyout fund with US$4.7 billion in capital commitments. The firm and affiliated parties committed US$650

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Lufax Raises US$1.33 Billion from Primavera-led Consortium (Asia)

China-based financial services company Lufax has raised US$1.33 billion in a funding round led by China-focused private investment firm Primavera Capital Group. Other investors participating in the round include Qatar

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WuXi AppTec Raises US$1 Billion in Hong Kong Stock Exchange Listing (Asia)

Global alternative investment manager Värde Partners has announced the final close of Värde Asia Credit Fund with US$400 million in capital commitments. Investors in the fund include institutions from Asia,

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Värde Partners Raises US$400 Million for Debut Asia Fund (Asia)

Global alternative investment manager Värde Partners has announced the final close of Värde Asia Credit Fund with US$400 million in capital commitments. Investors in the fund include institutions from Asia,

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Lexington Partners Leads US$1 Billion Stapled Secondary Acquisition of Stakes in TPG Asia Funds (Asia)

A consortium led by global secondaries investor Lexington Partners has completed a US$1 billion secondary transaction to acquire stakes in TPG Asia V and TPG Asia VI, funds managed by

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Warburg Pincus Leads US$74 Million Series E Round for Fusion Microfinance (Asia)

Global private equity fund manager Warburg Pincus has led a Series E financing round of INR5.2 billion (approximately US$74 million) for India-based microlender Fusion Microfinance. Previous backer Creation Investments Capital

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Warburg Pincus Sells Partial Stake in ICICI Lombard General Insurance for US$164 Million (Asia)

Global private equity fund manager Warburg Pincus has partially exited its stake in India-listed ICICI Lombard General Insurance Company for INR11.4 billion (approximately US$164 million), selling 14.3 million shares via

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Actis to Acquire Solar Power Projects in India from Essel Infraprojects (Asia)

Global growth markets investor Actis has reportedly agreed to acquire a portfolio of solar power projects in India from Essel Infraprojects, the infrastructure arm of India-based conglomerate Essel Group, for

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Triple P Capital Invests US$3 Million in The Praxis Company (Asia)

Triple P Capital, a private equity fund manager focused on financial inclusion in Southeast Asia, has reportedly invested US$3 million in Singapore-based financial literacy startup The Praxis Company. Praxis uses

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ADM Capital Secures US$178 Million for Asia Secured Lending Facility II (Asia)

Asia-focused private credit investment fund manager ADM Capital has reached a final close for Asia Secured Lending Facility II with US$178 million in capital commitments. Investors in the facility include

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Gaorong Capital Raises US$450 Million for Fourth Fund (Asia)

China-focused venture capital fund manager Gaorong Capital, formerly known as Banyan Capital, has reached a final close for Gaorong Partners Fund IV with capital commitments totaling US$450 million. Investors in

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