China’s Didi said to be in talks for an IPO as early as this year

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The company is hoping to fetch a valuation of at least $70-80 billion if it goes public.

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Hong Kong approves dual-class shares in bid to lure Chinese tech titans

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Technology firms that have shares with different voting rights will now be allowed to go public in Hong Kong, overturning rules that barred the likes of Alibaba from considering the former British colony.


Warburg-backed Techcombank to price $922m IPO at top end

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Singapore sovereign fund GIC and Fidelity Investments agreed to participate in the IPO as cornerstone investors.


Summit Power is the latest in Singapore’s growing pile of shelved IPOs

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While some deals in Singapore are struggling to get done, investors have been piling into equity offerings in nearby Vietnam.


India: TPG Growth-backed AGS Transact to make third attempt at IPO, targets $150m

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Work on the IPO comes at a time when the company’s promoters are in talks to raise funds to buy out private equity investors.


India: 12 IPOs lined up over next two months to raise $2.5b

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Major IPOs to hit the market this quarter include HDFC Asset Management Co. Ltd, Varroc Engineering, IndoStar Capital Finance, CreditAccess Grameen Ltd and TCNS Clothing Co. Ltd.


Advent-backed ASK Group working on $250m IPO

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Advent had acquired a 40% stake in the firm in 2016 for $130 million. As of March 31, 2017, it holds 49.6% in the group.


HNA cuts Deutsche Bank stake, vows to remain a major investor

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The reduction comes amid an attempt by HNA to raise $16 billion by selling assets to deal with financing problems in China.


Ping An Good Doctor launches up to $1.1b HK IPO, attracts investors GIC, Khazanah

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Seven cornerstone investors agreed to buy about $550 million of stock


KinderWorld Education Group said to consider $53m Singapore IPO

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KinderWorld Education Group, which runs schools across Southeast Asia, is working with advisers on a planned IPO that could value it at about S$300 million ($228 million).