By Ishita Russell
Having raised $235 million across its last two funds, Mumbai-based private equity firm Lighthouse Funds is gearing up to launch its largest fund yet in the next few months. Founded by Mukund Krishnaswami and Sean Novak, Lighthouse launched its first India-focused investment vehicle — India 2020, Limited (“Fund I”) — with a corpus of approximately $100… Read more »
KKR will make the proposed investment from its $9.3 billion Asian Fund III.
Dixcy’s founder and MD Prem Prakash Sikka will retain a stake, and continue as chairman.
In 2016, e-Shang Cayman merged with Singapore’s Redwood Group Asia to form ESR.
Temasek is in advanced discussions with India’s NIIF.
Its fund tops the previous buyout pool record of $21.7 billion raised by Blackstone Group in 2005-07.
Blue HK Investments, a private equity fund with offices in UK, Hong Kong and Ho Chi Minh City, has scored its first investment in Vietnam with an agreement to inject $2.5 million in cinema operator Beta Media. The agreement was signed on July 18 but the investment value was not… Read more »
SuperAwesome has offices in the UK, US and Asia.
Mekong Capital invested $4.4 million in Loc Troi in December 2008.
The PE firm has already deployed over two thirds of its seventh fund.