Temasek Holdings to buy Israeli cybersecurity firm Sygnia


Temasek is reportedly paying $250 million for the cybersecurity technology and services provider.

Temasek said to be exploring options to pick stake in China’s Anbang

Temasek already has a number of investments in Chinese banks, a show of its confidence in the nation’s huge and growing financial sector.

SoftBank Vision Fund-backed companies to form JVs with Grab to crack SEA

Grab CEO Anthony Tan has been put in charge of the effort.

Singapore’s GIC buys significant minority stake in Nordic Aviation

GIC will join Nordic Aviation Capital founder Martin Moller and Stockholm-based investment firm EQT as investors in the company.

Asian Healthcare Specialists inks investment deal with Temasek unit

The estimated net proceeds are about S$9.92 million ($7.21 million). AHS intends to use all the net proceeds to finance business expansion and grow its existing business.

SG’s Keppel nears deal to buy Blackstone-backed chemical firm Ixom

Acquiring Ixom would help Keppel Infrastructure, led by recently appointed Chief Executive Officer Matthew Pollard, to widen its exposure beyond Singapore.

Merger of ESR-REIT, Viva Industrial Trust comes into effect

The merger has created Singapore’s fourth-largest industrial real estate investment trust (REIT) with combined assets worth over $2.2 billion.

ASEAN-focused China fund seeks at least $1b for latest vehicle’s first close

China-ASEAN Investment Cooperation Fund (CAF) is reportedly seeking up to $3 billion for its latest fund.

PE firm Southern Capital targets final close of $500m fourth fund in January

The vehicle has so far raised $280 million and expects to secure further commitments from now through December.

Asia headed for deeper buyout penetration, say leading PE players

About 70-80 per cent of buyouts in Asia today are secondaries i.e. from one PE firm to another.