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Blackstone buys China-based packager ShyaHsin in $800-900 million deal: sources

Nov 10 2017

HONG KONG Global asset manager Blackstone Group LP has reached a deal to acquire China-based cosmetics packaging firm ShyaHsin Packaging (China) Co Ltd for about $800 million to $900 million, four people with knowledge of the matter told Reuters.

Exclusive: Baring Private Equity Asia raising new $6 billion fund - sources

Nov 09 2017

HONG KONG Hong Kong-based Baring Private Equity Asia is aiming to raise $6 billion in a new Asian fund, as investors hungry for growth in emerging markets fuel a regional fund-raising bonanza, five people with knowledge of the matter said.

Exclusive: Baring Private Equity Asia raising new $6 billion fund - sources

Nov 09 2017

HONG KONG Hong Kong-based Baring Private Equity Asia is aiming to raise $6 billion in a new Asian private equity fund, as investors hungry for growth in emerging markets fuel a regional fund-raising bonanza, five people with knowledge told Reuters.

Chinese firms among bidders for Australia's I-MED, valued at over $765 million: sources

Nov 01 2017

HONG KONG/SYDNEY Two Chinese healthcare firms are among investors seeking to buy Australia's I-MED Radiology Network in a deal that could value the X-ray provider at more than A$1 billion ($765 million), people with knowledge of the matter said.

Asian funds in talks to buy Pearson's English language unit: sources

Oct 30 2017

HONG KONG/LONDON Two Asian funds are nearing a deal to buy Pearson's English-language school business after trumping a rival bid from private equity firm MBK Partners, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.

Blackstone, KKR, others shortlisted for Link REIT's $2 billion Hong Kong assets: sources

Oct 23 2017

HONG KONG/SHANGHAI Blackstone , KKR and some Chinese investors are among potential bidders shortlisted by Link Real Estate Investment Trust to buy some of its Hong Kong retail assets valued at about $2 billion, three sources said.

China's CEFC set to raise $5.1 billion from VTB for Rosneft deal: sources

Oct 12 2017

BEIJING/HONG KONG CEFC China Energy is set to raise $5.1 billion in short-term loans from VTB , Russia's second-biggest lender, to part finance its $9.1 billion purchase of a stake in Rosneft Oil , three people with knowledge of the matter said.

China's CEFC set to raise $5.1 bln from VTB for Rosneft deal-sources

Oct 12 2017

BEIJING/HONG KONG, Oct 12 CEFC China Energy is set to raise $5.1 billion in short-term loans from VTB , Russia's second-biggest lender, to part finance its $9.1 billion purchase of a stake in Rosneft Oil, three people with knowledge of the matter said.

PE firm MBK Partners preparing bid for Pearson's $400 million English language unit -sources

Sep 22 2017

HONG KONG/LONDON North Asia private equity firm MBK Partners is preparing a bid to buy language learning business Wall Street English (WSE) from Pearson PLC , the world's biggest education company, three people with direct knowledge of the matter said.

PE firm MBK Partners preparing bid for Pearson's $400 mln English language unit -sources

Sep 22 2017

HONG KONG/LONDON, Sept 22 North Asia private equity firm MBK Partners is preparing a bid to buy language learning business Wall Street English (WSE) from Pearson PLC , the world's biggest education company, three people with direct knowledge of the matter said.

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