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Warburg sees increasing investment opportunities in Vietnam post $1b commitment

“It’s a market that we think there’s a lot of opportunity in,” said Jeffrey Perlman, Southeast Asia chief for Warburg.


Go-Jek mulls Jakarta IPO but no time frame fixed yet

President Soelistyo also raised the possibility of a dual-listing after Indonesia, but said a decision on where hasn’t been made.


Vingroup picks banks for property unit IPO that could raise $1b

Vingroup has tapped Citigroup, Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank and Morgan Stanley for the planned IPO of Vinhomes.


Indonesia’s Go-Jek raises over $1.5b as it builds a war-chest to fend off rivals

The $1.5b upwards fundraising round has seen investments from a dozen investors including BlackRock and Google.


Singapore-listed Noble Group targets $3.4b debt-to-equity swap for survival

Troubled commodities trader Noble Group Ltd has warned of a massive annual loss, citing challenging operating conditions.


SGX to launch new Indian derivatives before NSE deal ends

The move comes days after India’s three main bourses announced they would stop licensing their indexes to overseas exchanges.


Deutsche’s Asia wealth unit looks to bolster recovery with more hires

Deutsche Bank dropped out of the world’s top 15 private banks in 2016, after it withdrew from a number of countries.


ThaiBev unit seeks to buy a near $5b stake in Sabeco

The only other investor in the fray is an individual seeking a smaller holding.


Global brewers line up bids for Sabeco sale

Thai Beverage, Anheuser-Busch InBev and Kirin Holdings are gearing up to bid for Sabeco, whose $5 billion sale process opens this week.


Vietnam finally rolls with privatisation drive as investors show thinning patience

In a series of recent moves, the Vietnamese authorities have indicated they may be more serious about significant sales of government-owned companies.