The accounting scandal at China’s Luckin Coffee’s thwarts a backer’s $2.5 billion fund.


Centurium Capital’s second fund previously had initial commitments from investors including Washington State Investment Board.

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The accounting mess at China’s Luckin Espresso Inc. has pressured one in all its high backers to place off its fundraising plans.

Centurium Capital, a three-year-old Chinese language private-equity agency that has a large funding in Luckin, has placed on maintain plans to lift a second fund with a goal dimension of $2.5 billion, in line with individuals aware of the matter. Its determination comes after the espresso chain’s revelation that staff fabricated a lot of its 2019 gross sales.

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