CVC Capital Partners Invests in Chinese Shoe Company C.banner (Asia)

Source: C.banner International Holdings

London-based asset management firm CVC Capital Partners has acquired RMB139 million (US$22 million) in convertible bonds and HKD295 million (US$38 million) in exchangeable bonds issued by Hong Kong-listed Chinese shoe manufacturer and retailer C.banner International Holdings. CVC also invested an unknown amount through secondary shares in a PIPE transaction. China Consumer Capital Partners and Mousse Dragon—China- and U.S.-based investment firms, respectively—also participated in the PIPE transaction.