United Industrial Corp raises stake in Marina Centre to 77.34% with $675.3 million deal

SINGAPORE (April 13): United Industrial Corporation (UIC), a subsidiary of UOL Group, is acquiring a further 24.27% stake in its 53.07%-owned indirect subsidiary Marina Centre Private Holdings (MCH


Singapore Myanmar Investco's sale of TPR Myanmar crumbles over unmet terms

SINGAPORE (April 8): Singapore Myanmar Invesco’s (SMI) intended sale of its telecommunic

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Grab sets sights on US$6.5 bil capital mark

SINGAPORE (April 8): Grab Holdings is expecting to rake in further US$2 billion ($2.71 billion) in funding to bring its total capital raised this year to US$6.5 billion, following its Series H roun


MindChamps acquires 8 more Sydney preschool centres for $39.3 mil

SINGAPORE (Apr 8): MindChamps Preschool Limited is acquiring eight more early learning centres in Sydney, Australia, for a total of A$40.84 million ($39.3 million) from Malek Family Pte Ltd and Mal


MindChamps acquires Punggol Northshore centre for $3.8 mil

SINGAPORE (Mar 22): MindChamps PreSchool’s Singapore subsidiary is fully acquiring MindChamps PreSchool @ Punggol Northshore from the centre’s owner, known as Chen Han, for a total consideration of


Oceanus buys majority stake in media & marketing agency for $0.4 mil

SINGAPORE (Mar 20): Seafood supply chain manager Oceanus Group’s subsidiary, Oceanus Investment Holdings, has acquired a majority 51% stake in AP Media for $0.4 million from sole owner and director


Wilmar in US$275 mil takeover deal to fully acquire food company Goodman Fielder

SINGAPORE (Mar 11): Wilmar International is acquiring the remaining 50% stake in FPW Singapore Holdings it does not already own from Oceanica Developments for US$180 million ($244.55 million).


AusGroup to buy housing village & facilities on Australia's Melville Island for $11.4 mil

SINGAPORE (Feb 19): AusGroup, the construction and marine services provider, is acquiring an accommodation village plus facilities worth A$11.8 million ($11.4 million).


Schroders acquires Thirdrock Group for undisclosed sum

SINGAPORE (Feb 1): Schroders Wealth Management has acquired the wealth management business of Thirdrock Group, a Singapore-based asset manager with a client asset under management (AUM) of about $3


Best World takes up 12.5% stake in A*STAR biotech start-up for $5.6 mil

SINGAPORE (Jan 14): Best World has agreed to acquire a 15% stake in Celligenics, a biomedical A*STAR spin-off start-up, in two investment phases.  

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