Japan’s Nikon leads $95m financing in US cell bio firm Berkeley Lights

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Berkeley Lights said it will use the proceeds to expedite solutions for cell therapy development and manufacturing,.

Australian telco firm Telstra sells US video tech company Ooyala

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Telstra said it will remain a valued go-to-market partner and customer for Ooyala following the sale.


IIFL Wealth Management acquires Chennai-based Wealth Advisors for $32m

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The acquisition comes close on the heels of IIFL Wealth acquiring Bengaluru-based fintech company Altiore Advisors for Rs 9.2 crore.


Singapore’s Temasek to buy Israeli cybersecurity firm Sygnia

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Sygnia will maintain operational independence while pursuing its collaborations with Temasek and its portfolio companies.


China Digest: GoGoTalk, Xiaoqiao Treadmill, QKM Tech raise funds

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Edutech startup GoGoTalk has raised Series B round from Crystal Stream Capital while Xiaoqiao Treadmill has closed a $20-million round led by Harvest Investments


India: Piramal Enterprises said to mull $1b contract pharma unit sale

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In 2010, Piramal Enterprises sold its branded generic-medicine unit in India to Abbott Laboratories for $3.7 billion.


Amazon likely to acquire 7-8% stake in India’s Future Retail

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The potential deal will be next in a series of acquisitions by Amazon.com Inc in one of the fastest-growing markets in the face of competition from Walmart Inc’s Flipkart.


Japanese refiner Idemitsu to buy out Showa Shell in $5.6b share swap deal

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The combined firm would account for about 30 percent of Japan’s domestic gasoline sales.


India Dealbook: ALTEN, Kymco, DailyNinja, Abhibus, Worxogo, Virtual Metalstreet in news

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US technology firm ALTEN Calsoft Labs has acquired Bengaluru-based Si2Chip, a specialised chip design company.


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

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