Grant Thornton's Charles Toosey discusses how to attract graduates and investment into a reawakening industrials sector
ICICI Venture has invested INR 1.2 billion ($18 million) in specialty chemicals maker Anthea Aromatics for what AVCJ understands to be a significant minority stake.
Australian mining supplier Bradken has rejected a A$150 million ($117 million) recapitalization proposal from CHAMP Private Equity. It comes seven months after discussions over a previous offer, involving a potential merger with Chile’s Sigdo Koppers,...
After a major turnaround for Texon International, Navis aims to reinforce management's strengths and help the company reach the next level
IMM Private Equity and Mirae Asset Private Equity are set to exit South Korea-based Doosan Defense Systems & Technology (DST) after Hanwha Techwin agreed to buy the business for KRW695 billion ($607 million).
Fairfax Financial Holdings’ India unit has made a $300 million investment in Sanmar Chemicals, a major domestic producer of the plastic construction material PVC.
Fengate Capital Management has taken a stake in an Australian power plant along with General Electric (GE) and funds managed by domestic infrastructure-focused firm Whitehelm Capital.
WestBridge Capital Partners has invested INR790 million ($12 million) in listed Indian footwear maker Relaxo Footwears.
Navis Capital Partners has acquired Hong Kong-based footwear component manufacturer Texon International Group for $75-$125 million, AVCJ understands, buying a controlling stake held by Barclays Ventures.
Mandala Capital has made investments totaling INR6.9 billion ($104.3 million) in India’s Jain Irrigation Systems (JIS) as part of a broader INR8 billion capital raising.
India’s Seaways Shipping & Logistics has filed for an IPO that would see the IDFC Alternatives-backed company issue new shares with an aggregate value of INR800 million ($12 million).
Japanese tire manufacturer Yokohama Rubber has agreed to acquire India's KKR-backed Alliance Tire Group for $1.2 billion.
Sequoia Capital and TrustBridge Partners have co-led a Series C round of funding for Molbase, a Chinese B2B e-commerce platform that sells chemical products.
Baring Private Equity Asia has agreed to buy LafargeHolcim’s Korea-based cement business in a joint deal with local GP Glenwood Private Equity worth approximately KRW560 million ($482 million).
Polaris Capital has acquired Japanese power generation equipment and services company Yodogawa Transformer with a view to leveraging increased electricity demand related to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
Punch Powertrain took advantage of gaps in China's auto supply chain to become the leading independent transmission supplier. It has turned out to be a hugely successful investment for Gimv and Capricorn Venture Partners
When Italian machine parts manufacturer Marval came to Mandarin Capital Partners with an investment opportunity, the private equity firm had been quietly enhancing its profile on a canvass of multiple macro developments.
China Everbright and Israel-based Catalyst Private Equity have led a $25 million investment in 3D printing company XJet.
Several PE investors, including China’s New Horizon Capital and Europe-focused Gimv, have agreed to sell Belgium-based Punch Powertrain to Chinese real estate developer Yinyi Group at a valuation of around EUR1 billion ($1.1 billion).
Paragon Partners, an India-based mid-market private equity firm founded last year, has reached a first close of $50 million on its debut fund.
Europe-Asia cross-border focused PE firm Mandarin Capital Partners has committed up to EUR18 million ($19.8 million) for a minority stake in Italian machine parts producer Marval.
US-based Pfingsten Partners raises $382 million for Asia manufacturing investments
BHR Partners was set up as an extension of Bohai Industrial Investment Fund to support Chinese companies going overseas. CEO Jonathan Li and Managing Partner Xin Wang explain the strategy
Chinese outbound investment in advanced technology assets is soaring, but the patchy nature of deal flow underlines the gulf in class between those that aspire to do deals and those that get them done