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The quick comeback of the Asia-focus buyout fund

After a precipitous drop in early 2019, investor appetite for Asia-focused buyout funds appears to have made a comeback. With more cash in their bags, private equity funds, such as Hillhouse, CITIC Capital and MBK Partners, are gearing up to make big investments in 2020.
January 30, 2020

Hong Kong telecoms carriers bulk up for battle with HKT

COO NiQ Lai tells FinanceAsia how GIC-backed HKBN is more ready than ever to take on PCCW’s HKT after finally bagging WTT. Investors’ will focus on the delivery of promised synergies and fierce competition in the sector.
August 08, 2018

MBK monetises Coway stake for $330m

Asia-focused private equity firm continues its dealmaking run in the public market by selling a 5% stake in South Korea’s leading water purifier manufacturer.
May 16, 2017