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Private Equity Investors Set Up Association In Myanmar

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A group of leading private equity firms in Myanmar launched the Myanmar Private Equity & Venture Capital...
Qatar sees the need for angel investment

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Qatar's Ministry of Information and Communications Technology’s Digital Incubation Center (DIC) organised a training workshop on angel investment on April 22 as part of...
Silicon Valley venture fund seeks Middle East capital for startups

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A new venture fund, the Fenox Global Fund IV, seeks to invest $100 million in seed, Series A and pre-IPO funding throughout the US,...
Singapore IPOs could raise $1.15b

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An Indian construction firm and a Malaysian provider of offshore oil-and-gas services are gauging investor appetite for planned initial public offerings in Singapore that...
Mideast buyers drive European hotel transactions

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European hotel transaction volume in 2013 reached a new peak since the onset of the global financial crisis, signaling a comeback of the hotel...
Vingroup bond prices capital fairly

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Vingroup (ex-Vincom)’s dollar junk bond yielding 11.875 per cent on issuance late October 2013 illustrates a Vietnamese corporate paying a reasonable cost of capital....
Investment giant Blackstone opens office in Singapore

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US-based Blackstone Group, the world’s biggest manager of alternative assets, will seek more investments in Southeast Asia following the opening of an office in...
KKR to buy stake in Malaysian helicopter firm

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US-based private equity company KKR & Co will buy a minority stake in Weststar Aviation Services in a deal that gives KKR its first...
Northstar plans $1b Southeast Asia investment fund

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Northstar Group, an Singapore-based private equity firm backed by US investment company TPG Capital, is seeking to raise around $1 billion in a new...
Investment giant KKR buys into Indonesia food maker

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US-based private equity firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts (KKR) said on July 22 that it has sealed its first deal in Indonesia, buy purchasing a...
More private equity flows into Vietnam

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Warburg Pincus, a New York-based private equity group, will lead a consortium to invest around $325 million in Vietnam’s Vingroup, a conglomerate owned by...

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Eureeca, a crowd investing or crowd sourcing platform targeting growth companies and small & medium businesses to source funding from the crowd, announced its...
Silicon Valley firm eyes ASEAN start-ups

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BootstrapAccelerator Asia, a newly launched company with backing from Silicon Valley investors, is eyeing to enter partnerships in Southeast Asia through mentoring and funding...
Private equity in love with Vietnam

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Despite its strained economy, Vietnam has emerged as the new darling for private equity and venture capital firms in ASEAN as a primary investment...
Vibrance

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Indochina Capital is one of the largest investment firms in Vietnam. Inside Investor wanted to know about the latest stock market developments.
KKR bullish on Southeast Asia in 2013

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US-based private equity firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co (KKR) sees economic growth and increased consumer spending in ASEAN as a good basis for...
Singapore start-ups struggle for capital

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Despite Singapore's liberal investment rules, tax-friendly environment and highly-educated workforce, start-up companies in the city state are increasingly struggling to obtain venture capital or...

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Some of the biggest names in private equity have recently been racing to set up business in ASEAN and to put their surplus cash to work. They are all drawn by a region that is still defying the global economic slowdown.