ChrysCapital has closed its seventh India fund with more than $600 million, beating its target.
UK-based development finance institution (DFI) CDC Group has partnered with India’s Manipal Education & Medical Group for an $80 million fund targeting healthcare investments in emerging markets.
Kalaari Capital has led a INR1 billion ($15 million) funding round for Indian online furniture retailer Urban Ladder.
China’s Shunwei Capital Partners has made its first investment in India, contributing $3 million to the second tranche of a Series A round for used car trading platform Truebil.
SAIF Partners has exited its remaining stake in US-listed Indian online travel agent MakeMyTrip.
Matthew Cyriac (pictured), co-head of The Blackstone Group’s India private equity team, has left the firm to run his own asset management business.
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The International Finance Corporation (IFC), the investment arm of the World Bank, has proposed a commitment of up to $15 million to Indian solar power company Clean Max Enviro Energy Solutions.
Indian PE-backed renewable energy producer ReNew Power Ventures has raised $200 million from Japanese energy producer JERA.
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Draper Venture Network (DVN), a global alliance of VC investors formed by US-based Tim Draper (pictured), has chosen early-stage GP Blume Ventures as its member for India.
Vertex Ventures, the VC arm of Singapore’s Temasek Holdings, has led a $7.5 million investment in Flutura Business Solutions, an Indian data services provider that uses internet-of-things (IoT) technology.
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Accel Partners has led a $5.8 million Series A round for Indian healthcare-focused AI start-up SigTuple Technologies.
Indian pharmaceutical company Eris Lifesciences has filed for a domestic IPO that is expected to facilitate a full exit for ChrysCapital Partners, which has been an investor since 2011.
Bain Capital Credit is targeting $750 million for an Asia-focused special situations fund to pursue direct lending, mezzanine debt and distressed asset opportunities across the region.
Peepul Capital has cemented its control of snack food maker Unibic India by acquiring the entire stake of minority investor Lighthouse Funds.
Sistema Asia Fund (SAF) has led an $8 million Series B round for Indian social network and online fashion marketplace Wooplr.
Singapore state-backed investment group Temasek Holdings has led a INR3.7 billion ($55.2 million) funding round for Indian online auto sales portal CarTrade.
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India-based Sathguru Management Consultants has launched a $100 million fund to invest in start-ups focused on innovation in the food and agriculture sector.
Singapore-based VC firm RB Investments has led a $10 million Series B round for Holiday Triangle Travel, operator of Indian online travel planning marketplace TravelTriangle.
Stellaris Venture Partners, a Indian venture capital firm that spun out from Helion Venture Partners, has reached a first close of $50 million on its debut fund. The full target is $100 million.
Indian non-banking financial company (NBFC) Au Financiers has filed for an IPO, providing partial exits for its PE backers including Warburg Pincus, ChrysCapital, Kedaara Capital and the International Finance Corporation (IFC).