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Winter ahead: China private equity industry faces turbulence after debt clampdown
August 31, 2018

HONG KONG (Reuters) - China’s private equity industry is cooling, with fundraising on course for one of its worst years since the global financial crisis and returns under pressure, hurt by tigh...

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Anthem Asia holds US$34.5 million first close on Anthem Asia Myanmar SME Venture Fund
August 31, 2018

Anthem Asia holds US$34.5 million first close on Anthem Asia Myanmar SME Venture Fund IFC, Triple Jump, CDC back women-led fund to support SME entrepreneurs in challenging Southeast Asian emerging ma...

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Exclusive: An Inside Look at CalPERS’s New Direct Private Equity Organization
August 28, 2018

Investments of $20 billion in two CalPERS-backed independent pension organizations would change the face of institutional investing in private markets. As the California Public Employees&...

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Singapore-based VC firm Qualgro announces close of $100 M second fund
August 21, 2018

Singapore-based VC firm Qualgro, today announced it has completed the first close of its $100-million second fund. The firm said 60 percent of the fund has already been committed. Qualgro primarily in...

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Daily Briefing: PM Lee says government ‘cannot completely prevent' price hikes; VC fund Tin Men Capital raises US$100m
August 21, 2018

And VC firm Dymon Asia Ventures secures US$50m fintech funding. From Yahoo! News Singapore: The Singapore government “cannot completely prevent prices from increasing” despite doing its ...

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Scores of Private-Equity Funds Collapse, Triggering More Financial Victims in China
August 14, 2018

Amid a wave of protests by Chinese citizens who recently have lost their investments in peer-to-peer (P2P) lending platforms, thousands more people say their money has disappeared in another area of C...

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