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Exclusive: Hong Kong-listed semiconductor maker ASM Pacific plans to go private - sources

22 Sep 2020

HONG KONG Hong Kong-listed semiconductor equipment manufacturer ASM Pacific Technology Ltd is in talks with potential investors to help take it private, people with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters.

Sequoia Capital China raising $2.2 billion in new yuan fund, say sources

22 Sep 2020

HONG KONG Investor Sequoia Capital China is raising at least 15 billion yuan ($2.2 billion) in a new yuan-denominated fund, people with knowledge of the matter said, building a war chest as the world's second-largest economy recovers from a virus-induced slump.

Exclusive: Hillhouse targets over $3 billion for new yuan-denominated fund - sources

18 Sep 2020

HONG KONG Private equity firm Hillhouse Capital Group is raising a fund targeting over 20 billion yuan (2.32 billion pounds), said people with knowledge of the matter, as it readies itself for opportunities offered by the eventual normalisation of the Chinese economy.

ByteDance rival Kuaishou aims to raise up to $5 billion in Hong Kong IPO: sources

17 Sep 2020

HONG KONG Chinese online short video start-up Kuaishou aims to raise up to $5 billion in a Hong Kong initial public offering (IPO) as early as January, people with direct knowledge of the matter said, gearing up for the city's latest multibillion-dollar tech float.

KKR raises over $11 billion in Asia fund

16 Sep 2020

HONG KONG Private equity powerhouse KKR & Co has raised over $11 billion after the first-close of its fourth Asia-focused fund, its Beijing-based managing director Chris Sun said Wednesday.

KKR raises over $11 bln in Asia fund

16 Sep 2020

HONG KONG, Sept 16 Private equity powerhouse KKR & Co has raised over $11 billion after the first-close of its fourth Asia-focused fund, its Beijing-based managing director Chris Sun said Wednesday.

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