By Chris Freund
The future of PE in emerging markets is all about acting on data-driven insights about what works and doesn’t work, says Mekong Capital founder and partner Chris Freund.
Given Israel’s relatively small domestic market, entrepreneurs have little choice but to focus on enterprise tech businesses in cloud computing, cybersecurity, analytics and semiconductor development.
Warburg Pincus in September became the second-largest shareholder in Sichuan Jinxin Fertility Co, Other investors include Sequoia China and a unit of China Citic Bank Corp.
Raising money would be handy for the whole Li empire, not just the unit spinning off assets. Acquisitions have taken a toll on debt levels at CK Infrastructure.
China technology firms have been flooding U.S. exchanges with initial public offerings this year, including NIO and 111 Inc.
The DBS CEO has long been a vocal advocate of the need for banks to meet the challenge posed by insurgent fintech companies
Yum China needs to focus on long-term growth, not quarterly results. It can do that better in private hands.
The amount in question amounts to about 0.3% of Berkshire’s cash balance at the end of June quarter.
Today is all about Platform Capitalism by Nick Srnicek. It’s a compact, straightforward read from 2016 that describes how platform businesses are transforming the current capitalist system.
The deal values Paytm at $10-12b, making it India’s most valuable consumer internet startup.