New Silk Route (NSR) has made its second investment in India’s food and beverage sector, picking up a minority stake in Vasudev Adiga’s Fast Food, which runs a chain of south Indian restaurants. The capital comes from a $100 million allocation NSR has earmarked for food and beverage deals.
The size of the transaction was not disclosed but sources cited by LiveMint claimed that NSR's stake in Vasudev Adiga's will increase as more capital is infused for expansion. This would see the private...
Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA) has agreed to invest INR 6.6bn (USD 83.5m) in India’s Aditya Birla Health Insurance (ADBHI) for a 10% stake.
Bain Capital has won board approval from Net Marketing, a Tokyo-listed online advertising and media management business, for a take-private that values the company at approximately JPY 13.6bn (USD 102m).
Insilico Medicine, a China-based artificial intelligence-driven drug discovery company, has closed the second tranche of its Series D round on USD 35m, with Prosperity7 Ventures taking the lead.
Singapore’s Merkle Science, a predictive crypto analytics platform, has raised USD 24m in Series A funding led by K3 Ventures, Darrow Holdings, and Beco Capital.