The region’s pension funds are accumulating assets fast, but struggling to make returns. They should allocate more towards smaller companies.
The joint-venture's new private credit fund aims to mitigate rising default risk in China by getting closely involved in the financial management of the SMEs it is financing.
Traditional private equity investors in the country are growing more reluctant to invest in the asset class, says Kim Soomin of Japan’s Unison Capital, which in June closed its first Korea fund.
Gen2 Partners founders Paul Heffner and Barry Lau have rebranded the company as Adamas, putting a greater focus on private equity and seeding hedge fund managers.
Abraaj Capital’s Asia head tells AsianInvestor about its proposed acquisition of Aureos Capital, a complementary deal to create the world's largest SME-focused PE group.
An HSBC survey of business confidence among SMEs shows the regionÆs domestic economic growth is expected to remain strong despite the threat of a US recession.