EMIA scouts for strategic partners for co-investments, hits final close of $64m CLMDF II


EMIA typically seeks to take a minority stake of 25-40 per cent in businesses.

TPG divests 50% stake in Myanmar Distillery Company to Thai Beverage

Myanmar Distillery Company is the country’s largest spirits maker.

Transparent information flow key to uptick in M&A deal flow in Myanmar: Thura Swiss

Thura Swiss’ Nicholas Thibeault on Myanmar’s M&A scene, challenges to deal-making and the importance of capacity building on valuation matrix. 

Myanmar group Dagon International takes 14% stake in Burst Networks’ data centre

Burst Networks is planning to build Myanmar’s first tier IV data center in Thilawa SEZ in Yangon.

Myanmar insurance players eye JVs with global firms as sector prepares to open up

Local insurance companies are open for joint venture opportunities.

Myanmar-focused PE firm Credera looks to set up greenfield ventures in finance, healthcare and education

Credera Group is in the process of teaming up with an Indian NBFC as a strategic partner to co-invest and set up an equipment finance venture in Myanmar.

Myanmar: Karen Enterprises, IDPM aim to raise $100m via ICO for city development

Karen Enterprises is currently raising $80,000 for survey and master planning work.

Myanmar: Global Agriculture, Delicious Food get nod for investment plans

Global Agriculture is a JV between Jade King & Queen Gems & Jewellery, and British Virgin Islands-registered Cruilight.

Gobi Partners aims for second close of ASEAN Growth Fund at $100m by 2017-end

The growth fund aims to raise a total of $200 million.

iMyanmarHouse founder secures 50% soft commitment for $5m local VC fund

The fund, that aims to support early stage tech startups, is expected to hit final close by mid 2018