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UBS has $4.5b deals slated as it stares at Hong Kong sponsor ban

The pending 18-month suspension from acting as a sponsor, along with a $15 million fine, reportedly stems from UBS’ work on a 2009 IPO by China Forestry Holdings. That company was halted from trading two years later amid an accounting scandal and later entered liquidation proceedings.

Warburg, Baring PE Asia among suitors for Indonesia’s consumer finance firm BFI

Baring PE Asia, Taiwan’s Cathay Financial Holding, and South Korea’s Shinhan Financial Group are among bidders for a stake in PT BFI Finance Indonesia.

KKR in talks to sell Singapore’s MMI Holdings for nearly $700m

MMI is the oldest Asian investment listed in the PE firm’s portfolio.

UBS said to boost bonus pool for Asia investment bankers by 6%

The larger bonuses in Asia mark a reversal from the previous year, when the regional investment banking payout pool was cut by about 15%.

China sovereign fund, Bain said to vie for Australian brand Nature’s Care

A sale could value Nature’s Care, which is controlled by the Wu family, at about $559 million

HSBC makes new hires from Goldman, JPMorgan to revamp Asia equities biz

Among the recent additions are Michael Parry, who joined from Goldman Sachs as a director focused on Asian equity sales.

UBS in talks to acquire majority stake in its Chinese securities JV

UBS is ahead of its plan to double headcount in China over a five year period.

KKR’s Henry Kravis says China bull run can last a ‘long time’

KKR, famed for its pioneering role in the leveraged buyout business in the 1980s, has raised $9.3 billion for its third Asia fund.

Goldman quietly prepares for equity control of its business in China

Having a partner who’s a willing seller gives Goldman Sachs a clear path to equity control of its business in Asia’s largest economy.

Malaysia: CIMB’s Nazir said to plan $1b Southeast Asia PE fund

The fund plans to target investments in consumer, tech, logistics and financial services industries.