KKR and Carlyle are betting on a resurgence in Japan dealmaking

Business / Corporate Aug 12, 2020

KKR and Carlyle are betting on a resurgence in Japan dealmaking

Private-equity firms including KKR & Co. and Carlyle Group Inc. are betting on a pickup in Japanese deal-making later this year as companies take steps to protect themselves against the coronavirus-fueled downturn. "Corporate demand for consultation over future business models has been growing quite strongly” ...

Business / Corporate Apr 27, 2017

Japan-U.S. consortium to bid for Toshiba chip unit

A Japanese state-backed corporate turnaround fund and U.S. investment fund Kohlberg Kravis Roberts may form a consortium with several Japanese firms to bid for Toshiba Corp.'s chip subsidiary, sources said Wednesday. A consortium of the Innovation Network Corp. of Japan, the state-owned Development Bank of ...