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Norwegian financier NMI aims to raise the stakes in India

Mumbai, Nov. 10 -- Norwegian development financier Nordic Microfinance Initiative (NMI) aims to grow its India exposure to 35% from its fourth fund, said a senior executive. Founded in 2008 in Oslo, ... Read More


Poonawalla, Patni, NMI invest $10 million in Svasti Microfinance

New Delhi, Nov. 9 -- Svasti Microfinance Pvt Ltd, a non-banking financial company-micro finance institution (NBFC-MFI), has raised $10 million from existing investors, including Adar Poonawalla, the P... Read More


Blume Ventures, Leo Capital invest $2 million funding in LambdaTest

New Delhi, Nov. 9 -- LambdaTest, a cloud-based browser compatibility and automation testing platform, on Friday said it has raised Pre-Series A funding of $2 million, led by early stage technology-foc... Read More


IAN marks final close of Rs.375 crore maiden venture capital fund

New Delhi, Nov. 6 -- Indian Angel Network (IAN), a network of individual early-stage investors, has reached the final close of its maiden venture capital fund at Rs.375 crore, a senior executive said.... Read More


Burger King files for IPO, looks to raise Rs.1,000 crore

New Delhi, Nov. 4 -- Burger King India Ltd., one of the fastest growing quick service restaurant chains in the country, on Monday, filed its draft prospectus for an initial public offering (IPO) with ... Read More


Fundraising by PE, VC firms in January-September at a five-year high

New Delhi, Nov. 3 -- Private equity (PE) and venture capital (VC) firms in India raised more funds in the first nine months of 2019 than in each of the past five years. Between January-September, 28 ... Read More


PE/VC fundraising peaks to five-year high as global bonds lose sheen

New Delhi, Nov. 3 -- Private equity (PE) and venture capital (VC) firms in India raised more funds in the first three quarters of this year, than in the last five years, mainly because sinking bond yi... Read More


Private equity exits see a slowdown this year

Mumbai, Nov. 1 -- Private equity (PE) firms have been negotiating tough times in 2019 with exits dropping by about 70% so far this year compared to 2018, amid a volatile market. In the nine months en... Read More


I-banking fees up 5.8% during Jan-Sep: report

Mumbai, Nov. 1 -- Indian investment banking fees rose 5.8% to $783.5 million in the nine months through 30 September from a year earlier, boosted by a surge in debt underwriting fees, according to a r... Read More


Deals Buzz: Blackstone invests in test preparation firm Aakash

Mumbai, Oct. 31 -- Mint brings you your dose of the top deals news, reported from newsrooms across the country Blackstone invests in test preparation firm Aakash Private equity firm Blackstone Group... Read More