Debut offerings by Indian unicorns kicked off this year after Zomato’s stellar IPO in July.
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PE/VC firms have pumped in over $2.1 billion in Vietnamese companies in 2021.
At 63, Singapore accounted for around half of all fintech deals in the region.
Top 20 deals accounted for 66% of overall dealmaking.
What sets SE Asia apart is the structural tailwind in its sails.
Dealmakers are also counting on cross-border deals involving Asian firms’ strategic investments.
Deal advisers describe 2020 as a tale of two very different halves.
The first green shoots may have already started to appear, as year-end deals suggest.
In 2020, the IPO markets in mainland China and HK are poised to record their most active year since 2011.
Investors will be watching hospitals chasing a deeper growth strategy beyond the model of adding beds.