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  • Mid Europa Exits Walmark to STADA

    Central and Eastern Europe-focused private equity fund manager Mid Europa Partners has agreed to sell Czech Republic-based dietary supplements manufacturer Walmark to STADA Arzneimittel, a Germany-based pharmaceutical company. Walmark...Learn More

  • EXEO Capital Exits HIK to African Pioneer Group

    Pan-African private equity fund manager EXEO Capital has exited South Africa-based abalone farming business HIK Abalone Farm to South Africa-focused agriculture-, food products- and energy-focused investor African Pioneer Group. EXEO...Learn More

  • Vantage Invests USD8.9 Million in Equity Invest, Providing an Exit for PME Croissance

    Morocco-based holding company Equity Invest has raised EUR8 million (approximately USD8.9 million) in mezzanine financing from Africa-focused private credit fund manager Vantage Capital. Equity Invest owns six Morocco-based companies...Learn More

  • Warburg-Backed ESR Raises USD1.6 Billion in Hong Kong IPO

    Hong Kong-based logistics real estate platform ESR Cayman has raised HKD12.6 billion (approximately USD1.6 billion) in its initial public offering (IPO) on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. The company sold approximately 752 million...Learn More

  • Blackstone Acquires a 37.5 Percent Stake in AESL

    Global alternative asset manager Blackstone has acquired a 37.5 percent stake in India-based medical test preparation provider Aakash Educational Services Limited (AESL) in a transaction that reportedly values the company at USD500...Learn More

  • Fasal Raises USD1.6 Million from Omnivore and Wavemaker Partners

    Fasal, an India-based precision agriculture platform, has secured USD1.6 million in seed funding from early-stage venture capital fund managers Omnivore and Wavemaker Partners. Other investors in the round include venture capital...Learn More

  • L Catterton Reaches Final Close for Third Asia Fund at USD1.45 Billion

    Global consumer-focused private equity fund manager L Catterton has reached a final close for its third Asia-focused fund with USD1.45 billion in commitments. The fund will invest in retail and health care opportunities across...Learn More

  • Temasek-Backed ABC World Asia Reaches USD282.5 Million Final Close for Inaugural Fund

    Asia-focused impact investor ABC World Asia, an affiliate of Singaporean sovereign wealth fund Temasek Holdings, has reached a final close for its inaugural fund with SGD385 million (approximately USD283 million) in commitments....Learn More

  • Alibaba and YF Capital Agree to Invest USD1 Billion in Meinian Onehealth

    China-based e-commerce company Alibaba Group and China-focused private equity firm YF Capital have agreed to acquire a 16.2 percent stake in Meinian Onehealth, a listed China-based medical examination center operator, for CNY7.3...Learn More

  • Acumen LatAm Capital Partners Invests in Suncolombia

    The Latin America-focused arm of global impact investing platform Acumen has invested in Colombia-based solar energy company Suncolombia. The company designs, manufactures, installs, and maintains photovoltaic systems, providing...Learn More