Navis raises $900m for Fund VIII
July 31, 2021

Navis Capital Partners has raised $900 million for Navis Asia Fund VIII as well as a continuation fund for five portfolio companies from Fund VI. Fund VIII had a $1.75m target. The $450m continuation ...

Suyi Kim appointed Global PE Head at CPP Investment
July 29, 2021

Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) has appointed Suyi Kim as senior managing director and global head of private equity effective September 15. The current head of Asia Pacific joined CPP In...

Nium becomes first B2B payments unicorn from SE Asia
July 27, 2021

The injection of over $200m in a Series D financing round has pushed Nium, a Singapore-headquartered payments platform into the ranks of unicorns. Founded in 2015, Nium has also become the first B2B p...

GIC delivers highest annualised returns since 2015
July 23, 2021

GIC reported that its 20-year annualised real rate of return stood at 4.3% for the period to 31 March 2021. GIC has been using the rolling rate of return as a metric to factor in global inflation for ...

Creador secures $500m for first close of Fund V
July 21, 2021

Creador has secured the bulk of a $600 million target for a fifth fund for South and Southeast Asia, mostly from re-ups. The hard cap for the fund has been set at $680m. Read More...

2020/2021 is record year for Temasek to buy and sell
July 13, 2021

Meanwhile, Temasek Holdings has posted a 24.5 per cent jump in total shareholder return for the 12 months ended March 31, a sharp reversal in fortunes from -2.3 per cent TSR posted in the previous fis...