* China EV maker funding this year is just 13% of year-ago
HONG KONG/BEIJING Last year, Wei Qing and his private equity investment team visited more than 20 Chinese electric vehicle manufacturing startups. | Video
HONG KONG Warburg Pincus LLC is nearing the final close of an at least $4.25 billion private equity fund focusing on Chinese and Southeast Asian investments, people with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters.
HONG KONG KKR & Co has appointed former Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull as a global senior advisor, the global investment firm told Reuters on Friday.
HONG KONG, May 31 KKR & Co has appointed
former Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull as a global
senior advisor, the global investment firm told Reuters on
HONG KONG Alibaba is considering raising as much as $20 billion through a listing in Hong Kong, people familiar with the matter told Reuters, lining up a second blockbuster deal following its 2014 record $25 billion float in New York. | Video
HONG KONG At least eight suitors are preparing second-round bids to buy a majority stake in German wholesaler Metro AG's Chinese operations, Reuters learned from people directly involved in the matter, as suitors vie for heft in a changing offline landscape.
HONGKONG/FRANKFURT/TOKYO Global private equity firms Bain Capital, Carlyle Group and KKR & Co are among potential bidders for Japanese conglomerate Hitachi Ltd's chemical unit, three people familiar with the situation told Reuters.