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Perspective: First Half 2013 Private Equity Investment in Vietnam Sets a Record

July 13, 2013

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What we have been seeing in terms of activity in the private equity sector in Vietnam seems to be confirmed in the just released report by Private Equity international (July 12, 2013). PEI reports that “Private equity investment in Vietnam hit $535 million in the first half of 2013, a record first half amount that already exceeds the […]

Social Impact Investing

July 12, 2013

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We have been working with one of our clients on the design and implementation of a “social impact fund” to make investments in companies and entrepreneurs in developing countries. This week Private Equity International in its Friday Letter talked about the development of  social investing.  Below is an excerpt from their commentary: “This week, the Impact […]

Recession in Vietnam

June 14, 2013

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There has lately been a lot of talk, and in many places fretting, about whether there is a current recession in Vietnam.  Many foreign experts and commentators have opined that the bloom may be off the rose.  The Asian Tiger may be in trouble they say. They have put their forecasts where their opinions are.  I won’t bore you with the […]