The rise of private equity co-investment in Asia risks leading to sentiment souring on the asset class, as many investors lack the skills necessary for such deals, say the PE firm's CEO and CIO.
Attractive economic growth rates, rising consumption and a 'pleasing' decline in corruption will help the sub-region weather turbulence this year, say PE executives.
Despite the ongoing rallies and accusations of election rigging, for the country’s business and finance executives it’s back to business as usual.
With big global buyout firms making landmark deals in Southeast Asia, greater PE inflows are expected, but investors shouldn't expect smooth sailing.
Southeast Asia has become the region’s private equity hotspot, but caution needs to prevail where investors rush in, say seasoned veterans.
Competition is less fierce in private equity markets in Southeast Asia than in certain other countries, but investing there raises other issues, say general partners.