Vietnam: Dragon Capital, VinaCapital pick 30% of FPT Retail


That makes VinaCapital and Dragon Capital the largest buyers in this financing.

Vietnam: VPBank to list on Aug 17, seeks $2.3b market value

Foreign institutional investors hold a combined 22.34 per cent stake in the bank. 

Vietnam M&A deal value up 12% to touch $5.8b in 2016

Divestments could drive the M&A value in 2017 up to $6.5 billion.

Vietnam: Accelerator VIISA launches second cohort, pushes to build global teams

Promising teams will have opportunities to get as much as $200,000 follow-on funding.

Vietnam refinery operator plans $84m IPO, eyes 49% strategic sale

Petrolimex inks a pact to become a strategic shareholder of the oil refining company

Vietnam: ESP Capital invests in; Kido sells 14.8% of frozen food biz is ESP Capital’s fifth investment so far. It aims to seal a total of 10 deals in 2017.

Vietnam seeks windfall with sale of $7b Sabeco in tranches

Heineken NV, Anheuser-Busch InBev NV and Japan’s Asahi have shown interest in Sabeco.

VinaCapital invests $11m in Vietnamese construction firm Tasco’s private placement

Vietnam-based asset manager VinaCapital has invested $11 million for a stake in listed toll road and real estate developer Tasco JSC via a private placement. Through the Vietnam Opportunity Fund (VOF), VinaCapital participated in the company’s $23-million private placement of 21 per cent post-investment shares and became a major shareholder,… Read more »

Vietnam: Mobile World to acquire electronics retailer Tran Anh

Mobile World has set aside a budget of $110 million for M&A activity in 2017

Vietnam: Vinamilk to sell another 3.33% shares in October

Its last year offer of 9 per cent stake failed to lure buyers.