Zai Lab rakes in over $100 mln Series B

By Iris Dorbian — 1 month ago

China-based biopharmaceutical company Zai Lab Ltd has raised over $100 million in Series B funding. Advantech Capital led the round with participation from OrbiMed, Qiming Ventures, Sequoia Capital China and TF Capital.


7 Days Group Sets Up Committee for Going Private Proposal

By Angela Sormani — 3 years ago

7 Days Group Holdings, an economy hotel chain based in China, has set up a special committee of its board of directors to evaluate a going private proposal. The proposal is from a consortium of investors comprised of the company’s co-founders and co-chairmen of its board of directors, Mr. Boquan He and Mr. Nanyan Zheng, and their respective affiliates, Sequoia Capital China and affiliates of the Carlyle Group.


Reuters – Chinese Hotel Chain 7 Days Receives Go Private Offer

By Reuters News — 3 years ago

Chinese economy hotel chain 7 Days Group Holdings Ltd has reported a group led by its co-chairmen has proposed to take it private in a deal valued at $634.7 million, writes Reuters. The group of shareholders, including co-chairmen Boquan He and Nanyan Zheng as well as the Carlyle Group and Sequoia Capital China, has offered $12.70 per American depositary share, writes Reuters.