Capital Today China Growth Fund, LP

Rest of the World Financial services, Other consumer services, Food and agriculture, Communications and IT Services, Manufacturing

A fund with a growth equity strategy seeking to back potential market leaders in China.

This investment was made under a previous strategy. We disclose information on all our current investments, but narrative information on our pre-2012 investments, when we introduced a new strategy, may be limited.

Key facts

Status:
Active
Region

Since 2012, we’ve only invested in Africa and South Asia. Investments outside these regions are from our pre-2012 portfolio.

:
Rest of the World
Countries

For funds, the countries listed here are those the fund has invested in so far.

:
China
Sector

We have seven priority sectors. However, we continue to invest outside these sectors, largely in the most challenging regions, as new investment supporting any sector helps to underpin the private sector, and create jobs and livelihoods for people. For funds, the sectors listed here are those the fund has invested in so far.

:
Communications and IT Services, Financial services, Food and agriculture, Manufacturing, Other consumer services
Investment type

We provide capital in three broad ways: direct equity, debt, and intermediated equity (principally through investment funds).

:
Intermediated investment
Fund manager:
Capital Today
Start date

For direct investments, this is the date CDC committed capital to the business or project.

For funds, this is the date that CDC committed capital to the fund.

For underlying fund investments, this is the date that the fund invested capital into the business.e

:
April 2006
Amount

For direct investments, this is the total amount that CDC has committed to the business or project (it may be a combination of equity and debt).

For funds, this is the total amount that CDC has committed to the fund.

:
$30m
Domicile

This is the investee company’s place of incorporation; or a fund’s jurisdiction.

:
Cayman Islands

Investments made by this fund

  • Active
  • Exited
Investment name Country Region Sector Start date Status
Wisdom Alliance Limited (Zbird)

Wisdom Alliance is an online diamond retailer in China. It also offers customized ring design service.

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China Rest of the World Other consumer services May 2007 Active
DeQingYuan Agricultural Technology Co Ltd

DeQingYuan Agricultural Technology is an egg producer in China, with a daily egg output of 300K. It is the first company to sell branded green-graded eggs in China.

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China Rest of the World Food and agriculture May 2007 Active
Sinoway Herbage Cosmetics Co Ltd

Sinoway Herbage Cosmetics Co Ltd (Sinoway) is a leading herbal skincare brand in China. It is a regional brand covering East China, Beijing and Wuhan.

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China Rest of the World Other consumer services March 2008 Active
Your Moon Home Textile Co. Ltd

Your Moon is a textile brand supplied to supermarkets. It provides products such as bed sheets and quilts, and is especially popular in South China.

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China Rest of the World Manufacturing June 2008 Active
SPVs ( Net Assets Holding Cos)

This is a vehicle within Capital Today China Growth Fund for holding net assets for various holding vehicles.

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China Rest of the World Financial services January 2009 Active
Bi Feng Tang Catering Management Ltd

Bi Feng Tang is a fast service chain restaurant that offers dim sum at reasonable prices.

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China Rest of the World Other consumer services March 2010 Active
Cosmo Lady (China) Holdings Company Limited (formerly Dong Guan City Beauty Co. Ltd)

City Beauty is the largest bra chain specialty chain in China with 2,500 stores.

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China Rest of the World Other consumer services September 2010 Active
Vipshop Holdings Ltd

Vipshop Holdings operates an online fashion discount store.

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China Rest of the World Other consumer services December 2012 Active
Ctrip.com

Project Flying Horse is a leading consumer brand based in China.

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China Rest of the World Other consumer services December 2014 Active