Singapore-based Crescent Hill Capital is gearing up for a
July 1 launch of its pan-Asian long/short equity Crescent Hill
Asia Opportunities Fund.
The fund, which is looking at an approximate $50 million
launch size, is backed by Crescent Hill's key partner Crescent
Point, an emerging markets private equity firm founded in 2002
by former Morgan Stanley executives.
Crescent Point's well-known Asian private equity investments
include AirAsia in Malaysia, Carmen Copper Corporation in the
Philippines, Tudou Holdings in China, Arqaam Capital in the
UAE, and Masterskill Education in Malaysia, among others.
The fund's portfolio manager, Crescent...