Asia-Pacific Private Equity Market Trends

Statistics for the 2023 & 2024 Asia-Pacific Private Equity market trends, created by Mordor Intelligence™ Industry Reports. Asia-Pacific Private Equity trend report includes a market forecast to 2029 and historical overview. Get a sample of this industry trends analysis as a free report PDF download.

Market Trends of Asia-Pacific Private Equity Industry

Deals Made a Remarkable Rebound in Asia-Pacific Private Equity Market

Due to the region's faster economic growth than the rest of the world, the investment climate is favorable. The middle class in the area is expanding quickly, which boosts consumer demand for goods and services and opens up investment prospects. Many businesses in the area are expanding quickly and have great growth potential, especially in industries like technology, healthcare, and consumer products. The availability of capital is another element influencing the rebound in transaction activity. Private equity firms and other investors are searching for appealing investment options after raising substantial amounts of money in recent years. Additionally, the availability of debt financing for agreements has increased as a result of the world's low interest rates, making it simpler and less expensive for businesses to borrow money.

The growing sophistication and maturity of the Asia-Pacific private equity sector have been cited by some industry observers as the reason for the resurgence in deal volume. Local investors are increasingly eager to work with foreign enterprises to utilize their skills and knowledge of the local market, while foreign investors are becoming more able to find and execute more complex and sophisticated projects. Investors are concentrating their investments in the region's fast-growing businesses that have digital platforms and business models that have benefited from the shift to virtual labor, education, and shopping. These sectors are e-commerce, e-learning, digital healthcare, online booking services, online entertainment, digital payments, and financial services.

Asia-Pacific Private Equity Investment Value, In USD Billion, 2019-2022

Asia-Pacific’s Internet and Tech Surge

For nearly a decade, investors have been pouring money into Asia-Pacific's developing Internet and technology sector. The internet economy in Southeast Asia alone was worth over USD 194 billion in the previous year and is anticipated to triple in size by the forecast period. The digital economy in Indonesia and Vietnam is growing at a rate of above 40% on an annualized basis.

Digital payments, e-commerce, and ride-hailing are among the sectors driving rapid development and fueling the rise of "super apps" like Grab, which follows Tencent's WeChat and Alibaba's ubiquity in China across payments and online retail. The digital transformation and value of technology investments at long-standing Asian corporates, particularly the family- or state-owned conglomerates that dominate much of the region, is a big opportunity for private equity funds in this area. The promise in this field is demonstrated by Facebook's recent investment in Jio, India's largest telecoms network. Within 3 years of its launch, Jio, a subsidiary of Reliance Industries, India's largest public corporation, had amassed the greatest customer base of any Indian telecom. That breakthrough is only one illustration of how corporate Asia is undergoing a massive digital transformation. To capitalize on these dynamics, private equity funds in Asia-Pacific have a growing focus on technologies, including software as a service (SaaS), other B2B online services, and e-commerce.

Asia-Pacific Private Equity Market: Number of Investments in Asia-Pacific Next-Generation Internet and Technology,2019-2022

Asia-Pacific Private Equity Market Size & Share Analysis - Growth Trends & Forecasts (2024 - 2029)