2016 News

2016 News











7 December 2016

New Fund - Pohutukawa V for Wholesale Investors

Direct Capital, our Investment Manager, is embarking on the raising of up to $325m of capital for a new Institutional Fund, called Direct Capital V (DC V).  As part of this capital raise, we have been offered the opportunity to invest up to $50m-$60m of Committed Capital alongside Institutions via a new fund to be called Pohutukawa Private Equity V Ltd (PPE V). 





23 September 2016

New Zealand King Salmon IPO Confirmed

Following a successful bookbuild process, the world’s largest aquaculture producer of King salmon today (23 September) lodged its Product Disclosure Statement (“PDS”) for an initial public offer of 69.2 million ordinary shares (the “Offer”).  



29 August 2016

New Zealand King Salmon intention to IPO

New Zealand King Salmon Investments Limited today confirmed its intention to undertake an initial public offering of shares in New Zealand and a listing on the NZX Main Board and ASX. 



1 April 2016

New Zealand Pharmaceuticals Secures New Investment

Direct Capital, through its Direct Capital III and Pohutukawa I funds, today announced that it has completed the sale of its shareholding in New Zealand Pharmaceuticals (NZP).


 15 March 2016

Scales Corporation - Direct Capital Sells 15.38% stake to China Resources

China Resources has acquired 21,500,000 shares in Scales (representing 15.38% of the total shares in Scales) from Direct Capital Investments Limited. This included Pohutukawa II's  remaining 2.8% shareholding.



26 January 2016

New Zealand King Salmon -  High quality Marlborough salmon sought after by Japanese consumers