October 13, 2022, Thursday
India's share in venture capital funding falls sharply; China surges ahead
The decline in Q3 CY2022 is even sharper on a year-on-year basis
June 15, 2022, Wednesday
PE/VC investments in May rise 42% to $5.3 bn; dip 29% month-on-month
Real estate and infrastructure sector investments took the top spot in May 2022, recording $1.7 billion in investments
May 18, 2022, Wednesday
PE/VC investment for April 2022 declines 27% YoY to $5.5 bn: IVCA-EY report
Fundraises, however, continued to show a healthy trend, with April 2022 recording a total fundraise of $1.5 billion across 16 ...
October 08, 2021, Friday
Private equity inflow in real estate up 27% in Apr-Sep at $1.79 bn: Anarock
Private equity investment in Indian real estate rose 27 percent to $1.79 billion in the first six months of the current fiscal ...
June 08, 2021, Tuesday
Second Covid-19 wave leads to sharp dip in PE volumes and value in May
Overall deal values halve to $3,194 million in May from a month earlier
February 23, 2021, Tuesday
Aggregate annual PE deal value has doubled, count up over 60% in last 5 yrs
With the exception of sectors like telecom and utilities, PE investments have outperformed capital markets with an average IRR of ...
October 04, 2020, Sunday
PE/VC investments in pharma companies grow 3.5X in 2020, cross $1 bn mark
The reputation and relationships have helped pharma industry raise huge amounts of PE capital in 2020.
September 10, 2020, Thursday
PE investments worth $1.9 bn in August, dipping 53% from July deals
Month has been better than the sub $1 billion monthly run rate seen in the early months of the coronavirus pandemic
July 13, 2020, Monday
PE/VC investments decline 10% y-o-y in first half of 2020: Report
Deals worth $9.6 billion in Jio Platforms accounted for 52 per cent of all PE/VC investments in this period
May 21, 2020, Thursday
PE firms express concerns over new FDI rules, say investments will get hit
Urge govt not to slap the rule on PE funds that have already raised money
April 27, 2020, Monday
Covid-19 impact: PE/VC investments hit 12-quarter low at $5.1 billion
At $2.2 billion, large deals declined by over 70 per cent on a year-on-year basis in the same period
April 01, 2020, Wednesday
PE-VC companies invest $5.9 billion across 164 deals in the Q4FY20
The latest quarter witnessed 14 PE-VC investments worth $100 million or more, down from the 20 such transactions in the same ...
February 25, 2020, Tuesday
PE/VC deals up by 34% to $2.5 bn in Jan on increased credit investments
After a record-setting 2019, PE/VC investments in 2020 are off to a good start, said Vivek Soni
December 12, 2019, Thursday
Venture Capital firm 3one4 raises Rs 400 crore for its third fund
Fund managed by Pranav and Siddartha Pai, sons of former Infosys director and CFO T V Mohandas Pai, has invested in 50 startups ...
November 26, 2019, Tuesday
TPG Growth leads $33 million investment in Ess Kay Fincorp
Ess Kay Fincorp is a differentiated NBFC primarily providing financing for income generation activity to the commercial vehicle ...
November 20, 2019, Wednesday
Brookfield now one of the biggest PE players in India, thanks to RIL deals
The PE fund's exposure is primarily focused on infra projects (where it invested $10 billion) and real estate (around $4 billion)
October 25, 2019, Friday
Private equity inflows in realty up by 19% to $3.8 billion in 2019
Commercial real estate sector continued to attract the maximum PE investments, totaling close to $3 billion funds in the first ...
October 10, 2019, Thursday
Social commerce player DealShare raises $11 mn from Matrix Partners, others
The start-up, focused on middle- and lower-income clientele in grocery and home categories segments, in Tier-II and -III cities, ...
September 19, 2019, Thursday
Key deals last week: Blackstone's $379 mn infusion in GV Tech Park, & more
There were 19 PE deals worth $476.87 million with 2 exits in the last seven days ended September 18, 2019
September 12, 2019, Thursday
Key deals last week: Advent International, Nexus India and more
There were 12 PE deals worth $475.05 million with 3 exits in the last seven days ended September 11, 2019
July 20, 2022, Wednesday
First Cheque closes second fund at Rs 38 cr, plans to invest in 50 startups
First Cheque aims to be the earliest institutional capital available for founders and seeks to achieve this by investing at the ...
May 29, 2022, Sunday
Venture capitals reroute funding to Web3.0, gaming startups amid dry spell
A group of former executives from one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges Binance has also reportedly created a $100 million ...
February 14, 2022, Monday
Large deals investments propel PE/VC investments to $4.5 bn in Jan: Report
Thirteen large deals of over USD 100 million each and heightened focus on startups helped the Indian venture investing ecosystem ...
July 17, 2021, Saturday
Indian PE funds looking for exit from companies toy with SPACs in US
Discussion has started between blank check companies in the US and Indian PEs on possible deals in certain key sectors
June 04, 2021, Friday
Covid-19 pandemic: PEs pour $584 million into healthcare in 2021
Highest investment in the sector in last 5 years; pandemic expands opportunities
December 17, 2020, Thursday
PE/VC investments decline 8% to $41.4 bn during January-November 2020
PE investments in Reliance Group entities accounted for 42%
October 01, 2020, Thursday
Reliance deals arrest overall decline in PE-VC investment in 2020
Led by Jio, telecom accounted for $10.2 billion of the investments during the first 9 months of 2020
August 13, 2020, Thursday
PE/VC investments drop 51% to $4.1 billion as big deals shrink in July
According to the IVCA-EY report, July recorded 10 large deals (value greater than $100 million) worth $3.1 billion compared to 13 ...
July 08, 2020, Wednesday
PE-VC investors see decline in fundraising activity, says Crisil Survey
The survey was conducted between May and June this year and the credit rating firm received responses from 26 independent funds ...
May 13, 2020, Wednesday
At $45 bn, India's PE/VC investment in 2019 highest in over 10 yrs: Report
India's share in the Asia-Pacific deal market increased to nearly 25 per cent in 2019 and the investment value was about 70 per ...
April 05, 2020, Sunday
Coronavirus impact: Early funding of start-ups may hit a stumbling block
This comes as seed investments in India during the January-March quarter, which was hit by the lowest level in five quarters
March 17, 2020, Tuesday
PE/VC investments hit 24-month low of $1.7 bn, value falls by 39%
Uncertainty over the impact of Covid-19 is expected to act as a significant headwind to Indian PE/VC investments
December 17, 2019, Tuesday
PE/VC investment up by almost three times in November; driven by infra flow
PE/VC investments accounts 1.7-1.8% of GDP, almost at par with China and the global average
November 28, 2019, Thursday
With 72 deals worth $3.7 bn, PE investments register growth in Oct: Report
Private equity investments witnessed a robust yearly growth in October with 72 PE deals garnering around USD 3.7 billion, even ...
November 22, 2019, Friday
PE firm KKR looks to steady ship, focus on controlling debt structures
Didn't expect promoters to 'hollow out' firms, says India head Sanjay Nayar
November 01, 2019, Friday
Private equity investments in India at $12.7 billion in 2019: Refinitiv
The deal flow in 2019 has been good with each successive quarter being better than the preceding one
October 11, 2019, Friday
PE/VC flow up by 69% to $16.4 bn in Q3; infra, realty led the growth
Infra and real sector led the growth. The total value of PE/VC investments in 2019 to date stood at $40.3 billion
October 04, 2019, Friday
PE firm Advent acquires women's innerwear brand Enamor in Rs 320 cr deal
The transaction is Advent's eighth investment in India in the past four years and its fourth in the consumer goods sector during ...
September 18, 2019, Wednesday
PE majors TPG, Temasek planning investments in Indian API manufacturers
The investment interest comes as Indian drugmakers are focusing on specialty products, while relying extensively on Chinese ...
September 11, 2019, Wednesday
PE investors make a beeline for start-ups to generate higher returns
Traditionally, they invested only in firms with cash flow but these have not generated great returns; with tech disruption, trend ...