China's Dalian Wanda has acquired Florida-based World Triathlon, owner of the Ironman brand, as part of an aggressive overseas diversification push.
Bank of China (Hong Kong)'s sale of Nanyang Commercial Bank attracted only one bidder while Tesco's sale of Homeplus is still in the works.
The British bank's PE arm and others have invested $207 million in the P2P lender as the fast-growing industry struggles to come to terms with a clampdown by regulators.
The US bank is betting on the government’s efforts to kick-start consumption.
Taiwanese cement producer set to raise equity-linked debt to help fund takeover of China Shanshui Cement following boardroom battle.
The suspension of IPOs on the mainland has not hindered the ability of Chinese car-related e-commerce firms Tuhu.cn and Mychebao.com to attract private capital.
By agreeing to take a 20% stake in the brick-and-mortar home electronics retailer, the e-commerce giant is banking on the success of the online-to-offline business model.
The private equity firm has teamed up with Chinese entrepreneur Huo Zhenxiang
to buy 75% of auto grease supplier Tongyi Lubricants from Shell.
CK Hutchison and Vimpelcom reach a joint venture agreement to merge 3 Italia and Wind, creating a company valued at €21.8 billion.
Metro's acquisition of Classic Fine Foods will help it capitalise on a growing appetite for gourmet products as interest in retail M&A stays keen.
Japanese media company Nikkei agrees to buy the FT as Pearson focuses on education business. The deal excludes Pearson’s 50% stake in The Economist Group.
But with China IPO exits blocked, a slowdown in private placements likely and take-privates on hold, private capital may spring primarily from strategic investors.
Activist fund Elliott loses out to Samsung but the chaebol's narrow win is a warning to other major Korean companies.
Tsinghua Unigroup has reportedly prepared a $23 billion bid for Micron as China seeks to burnish its semiconductor ambitions.
Former Bank of America Merrill Lynch M&A banker Axel Granger joins investment banking advisory firm Evercore as a Singapore-based managing director.