JP Morgan ups its TMT dealmaker headcount amid flurry of deals in the sector.
China remains the engine for Asia's M&A market, though Southeast Asia has developed into an important component too.
Blackstone saw off competition from Bain and a demerger to buy Orica's chemicals unit.
The fund agreed to buy the contract drug maker from Tokio Marine Capital, the largest private equity deal in Japan’s healthcare sector this year.
According to M&A specialists, jumbo M&A deals are on the rise in Asia.
Citic Ltd and KKR bid S$1.26b for Chinese sewage company United Envirotech after the country’s growth story over the past 30 years has turned its rivers toxic.
AIA, Manulife, Axa, Aviva and others hire advisers for DBS’s $1 billion-plus bancassurance auction as they scramble to reach out to Asia’s growing affluent.
Western oil and gas giants have pulled back from Asia. This has created opportunities for national oil companies in the region.
Principal's purchase of AXA’s HK retirement savings unit signals start of fight for HK’s HK$514 billion pension nest egg as fees fall.
Jiangsu Changjiang makes non-binding proposal for Stats ChipPAC as Chinese firms widen search for semiconductor companies amid government support.
Stats ChipPAC expected to announce a deal with Jiangsu Changjiang, valuing the Singapore group at an enterprise value of $1.8 billion.
Li Ka-shing-controlled Cheung Kong Holdings is buying the portfolio of aircraft and entering the plane-leasing market as part of a broader effort to diversify away from Hong Kong.
Oaktree’s Howard Marks says Cinda JV is hunting for large distressed debt situations. No deal inked yet.
French yoghurt maker Danone agrees to buy a 25% stake in Yashili for $567 million, allowing it to widen its brands and distribution network in China.
Qatar Investment Authority's purchase of a stake in Lifestyle is a bet on its prime Sogo property.