CITIC Capital Partners raised US$2.8 billion for its fourth China buyout fund at final close.
Citic Capital China Partners IV LP, which hit its hard cap, is the largest private equity fund thus far for the firm. The U.S. dollar-denominated fund received commitments from new and existing investors, including pension funds, sovereign wealth funds, insurers, financial institutions, family offices and fund-of-funds.
The fund has so far invested in beauty e-commerce company Hangzhou UCO Cosmetics Co. Ltd. and pooling solutions provider China Merchants Loscam. It will continue to invest in the consumer, healthcare, business services, consumer services, technology, media, telecommunications and industrial markets.
CITIC Capital Partners is the private equity arm of CITIC Capital Holdings Ltd.