Reuters news agency reported today that Bain Capital has raised $2.3 billion for its second Asia investment fund - Bain Capital Asia Fund II. Bain executives described the new fund to the forum convened by the Asian Venture Capital Journal at the University Club of New York.
One of the larger investments made by Bain’s first Asian fund was the USD $1.3 billion acquisition of Jupiter Shop Channel (Japan).
Bain Capital LLC is a private equity investment organization, headquartered in Boston, with additional offices in principal world cities. According to the private equity investment firm’s website, Bain Capital is one of the world’s leading private, alternative asset management firms, with affiliates currently managing approximately $65 billion in assets. Bain investment funds are supported by some of the largest U.S. public pension funds.
Bain Capital was established in 1984.
Website: Bain Capital
ote – According to its website, Asian Venture Capital Journal is the leading source of information on Asian private equity, venture capital and mergers and acquisitions. The Group has been providing editorial coverage, quality data and intelligent analysis to Asia’s deal-making industry for more than 20 years. AVCJ was originally founded in 1987.
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