China Special Opportunities Fund, L.P. (CSOF)
Building on its solid track record, Everbright Private Equity raised its second fund CSOF in April 2008. With an aggregate commitment of US$200 million, CSOF and its parallel fund focus on sectors with high growth potential in China.
Investors include China Everbright Limited and institutional and individual investors from China, the US, Japan, Korea and Hong Kong.
- Focus on companies based in China with strong growth prospects
- Investment stage: later stage
- Preferred sectors: telecom, agriculture, domestic consumption, service industries
- Target deal size: US$5 to US$30 million
- Expected return: average annual return at 25% of invested capital
China UnionPay Merchant Services Co., Ltd.
China UMS is an iconic name with great brand value, as it has consistently taken the largest market share in the payments and acquiring sector. China UMS has many years of experience in the acquiring and payment sector, its bankcard acquiring service covers 337 cities above the prefecture level. By building on a strong network of merchant resources and a well-established payment and clearing system, China UMS has built a massive and reliable database for merchant operations that lays a solid foundation for subsequent development of financial services.
- E‧Kingo is one of the leading automobile dealership groups in Southwest China. E‧Kingo owns a comprehensive 4S dealership network in Sichuan Province and focuses on low-to-mid end automobile brands. As a "one-stop automobile shop", it also offers repair and maintenance services, detailing services and other automobile-related products and services
- Website: http://www.chinakingo.com/
Yuan Cheng Logistics Co., Ltd.
- One of the largest private logistics services providers in China
- Provides comprehensive "door-to-door" logistics services to a diversified customers base in China
- Certified to ISO9000:2000 standard
- Website: http://www.ycgwl.com/
Shenzhen Granlux Cereals & Oils Trading Co., Ltd
- Granlux's main business is marketing and distribution of mid-to-high end, small package and branded rice. Its products are generally sold in supermarkets and community stores
- Website: http://www.granlux.com/
- A leading business consulting, IT outsourcing and business process outsourcing services provider with end-to-end service capabilities
- Well established network of offices and service teams on industry, regional and global bases
- Website: http://www.isoftstone.com/