IIFL Asset Management (IIFL AMC) and Affirma Capital, a spin-out of Standard Chartered Private Equity (SCPE), have invested INR9.1 billion ($131.9 million) in Indian non-banking finance company (NBFC) Northern Arc Capital.
The transaction includes a partial exit by Northern Arc’s early backers LeapFrog Investments and Accion International, as well as financial inclusion investor Dvara Trust. All three will remain “significantly...
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01VC has secured institutional LP support for its second fund, which closed at $100 million. The early-stage investor plans to deploy it across industrial and enterprise deals in China and Southeast Asia