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General Atlantic takes stake in Authentic Brands Group

General Atlantic has bought a stake in Authentic Brands Group, just days after the fashion company acquired Herve Leger.

IPO plan for Starbucks Indonesia franchisee

Starbucks Indonesia franchisee Map Boga Adiperkasa listing 1 per cent of its shares in an IPO today.

US investor buys into Mitra Adiperkasa

US private-equity company General Atlantic has made its first investment in Indonesia by buying into lifestyle retailer Mitra Adiperkasa (Map).

Warburg Pincus in $400m bid for MedPlus India

Private equity investor Warburg Pincus is making a bid of up to $400 million for the 1200-store strong MedPlus India pharmacy chain.

Biyani offloads investments

Kishore Biyani of Future Group is offloading his minority stake in womens ethnic brand Biba. Private equity firms CX Partners and Warburg Pincus are reportedly vying to acquire the 28.3 per cent stake. The deal could worth up to Rs350 crore (around $53 million) and would value Biba at Rs1200 crore ($200 million). Established in 1986 by Meena Bindra, Biba now has 87 standalone stores across India and plans to expand to 150 by the end of the year. “The company has ambitions of going gl…