Niten Malhan quits as Warburg Pincus India MD following predecessor’s lead

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Malhan is looking to start an investment firm of his own, but his plans are in very early days right now.

ADM Capital acquires Australian almond orchard for undisclosed sum

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ADM Capital Europe LLP has acquired an almond orchard in Austrlaia for undisclosed financial terms.


KKR closes second private credit fund at $2.24B

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The firm said its second private credit fund had exceeded target, and was more the twice the size of predecessor fund – KKR Mezzanine Partners I L.P – which closed in March 2015 with $1.0 billion in capital commitments.


China: Warburg, Genesis Capital invest $120m in online tutoring platform Zhangmen

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Zhangmen currently claims to have 30,000 full time and part-time tutors, and more than a million registered students.


What is Swiss, low-profile and one of the most valued PE firms in the world?

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The firm raised a record 6 billion euros for a new buyout fund last year, an amount that may require it to do more large deals.


NZ Super reaps better returns with bets on high-growth domestic private firms

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The fund has generated an IRR of 14.7 per cent net of fees or a 1.5x Multiple of Invested Capital, which is 0.7 per cent over its expected return at the outset of the investment.


VIG Partners acquires Korean footwear fabric maker Youyoung for $206m

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It made the acquisition through a special purpose vehicle jointly set up with Youyoung founder and CEO Jung Ho-tae.


UK’s Foresight Fund acquires Canadian Solar’s Queensland farm

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Nasdaq-listed solar power firm Canadian Solar Inc. has divested the Oakey 2 Solar Farm in Queensland as part of a portfolio sale to London-based Foresight Solar Fund Limited.


Kedaara Capital in talks to buy NBFC Indian School Finance

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Kedaara plans to invest about $50 million in two tranches and acquire controlling stake from existing investors, Grey Matters Capital and Caspian Impact Advisors, and promoters.


India: Norwest, Baring, Evolvence lead $32m round in NBFC Ess Kay Fincorp

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BanyanTree Growth Capital, which held a 25% stake in Ess Kay Fincorp, completely exited the company as part of this round.