Date Added: Jan 2010
This year has seen considerable activity among private equity firms in China with over one hundred funds denominated in Chinese currency (RMB) now competing with numerous funds offshore. This level of interest highlights the fact that significant investment opportunities exist for private equity funds willing to spend the time and money to find companies with truly great potential. In future the Chinese economy will remain strong going forward while it adjusts from a dependence on exports and investment towards one where consumer consumption is the leading source of growth. Those firms that position themselves now stand to reap considerable rewards from this ongoing economic shift.