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Russia’s Sistema eyes second Asian fund

The Moscow-based conglomerate is looking to launch its second Asia fund in 2020, to capture the growth in the region’s burgeoning middle class. It is also expanding in Southeast Asia.
December 22, 2019

Private equity raking over US-China trade war debris for bargains

Disruption caused by the fractious relationship between the world’s two biggest economies spells opportunity for the nimblest investors. Funds are looking to potentially bridge gaps in broken supply chains, take companies private and carve out Chinese units from MNCs.
June 06, 2019

GIC, Mizuho give Vietcombank $265m capital boost

The funds raised via a private placement bolster Vietcombank’s capital ahead of Vietnam's application of Basel II in 2020. However, the state could continue to demand big dividends.
January 09, 2019

The Chinese race for space is on

A senior iSpace executive tells FinanceAsia that the private rocket firm is preparing for a record-breaking launch in 2019.
January 04, 2019

Green financing trends: have your say

Bond issuers who cannot show ESG credentials may one day pay a credit premium. What do you think? Complete our green financing survey.
June 03, 2018