US-India cross-border deals present a tempting opportunity for Indian GPs, but managing investments in another market requires careful use of resources and a level of commitment that not all firms can match
SoftBank has invested $250 million in Ola Electric, an electric vehicle (EV) company that spun out from Indian ride-hailing platform Ola earlier this year. The new investment reportedly brings Ola Electric’s valuation to over $1 billion.
Sequoia Capital is deepening its focus on early-stage start-ups in India with a new seed fund that will invest separately from its existing vehicles.
Gopal Jain, co-founder and managing partner at Gaja Capital, discusses the growing appetite among US institutional investors for Indian private equity and the country’s attraction for US strategic players
The International Finance Corporation (IFC) and Switzerland-based family office Corisol Holdings have led a $70 million Series D round for Indian online healthcare services platform operator 1mg Technologies.
Peepul Capital has secured an exit from Indian power supply maker CNPS, selling the business to Japan's Fuji Electric seven years after acquiring a majority stake
Open Financial Technologies, an India-based online financial services start-up aimed at small businesses, has raised a $30 million Series B round led by Tiger Global Management.
Vijay Shekhar Sharma, the founder of Indian online payments platform Paytm, has joined the INR2 billion ($29 million) debut fund of Indian venture capital firm Roots Ventures as an anchor investor.
Indian education platform operator Unacademy has closed a $50 million Series D round from a group of investors including Sequoia Capital India.
India has skirted around an expected boom in secondaries activity for the past couple of years, but investors haven’t lost faith in the narrative’s eventual unfolding. The devil will be in the details
IIFL Asset Management (IIFL AMC) has acquired a majority stake in Infigo Life Sciences, operator of a chain of eyecare centers in India.
Druva, a provider of cloud data protection and management services founded in India, has raised a $130 million investment led by Viking Global Investors.
Peepul Capital has agreed to sell its entire stake in Consul Neowatt Power Solutions (CNPS), a maker of uninterruptible power supplies (UPS) based in India, to Japan's Fuji Electric.
Postman, a software development tool creator with operations in India and the US, has raised a $50 million Series B round led by Charles River Ventures (CRV), with participation by existing investor Nexus Venture Partners.
CDH Investments’ wealth management platform, which sources investment opportunities for the firm’s network of high net worth clients, is raising a $200 million emerging markets fund that will primarily target India.
India-focused venture debt platform Alteria Capital has committed INR800 million ($11.5 million) to Lendingkart, a financial technology platform with several VC investors.
Sequoia Capital and Ribbit Capital, a Silicon Valley-based VC firm focused on financial technology, have co-led a $75 million Series C round for Indian online payment gateway Razorpay.
Indian scooter rental start-up Bounce, formerly known as Metro Bikes, has raised a $72 million Series C round led by B Capital and Falcon Edge Capital.
Advent International has up to $3 billion to deploy in Asia following its recent global fundraise. It has increased headcount to widen sector coverage
Hexaware Technologies, an Indian IT services company majority-owned by Baring Private Equity Asia, has acquired US-based digital consultancy firm Mobiquity for a total consideration of $182 million.
Pan-Asian logistics and fund management platform ESR has postponed its Hong Kong IPO, which was expected to raise up to HK$975.6 billion ($1.24 billion) and facilitate partial exits for several private equity investors.
Indian online food and grocery wholesale platform Jumbotail has raised more than INR900 million ($13 million) in a Series B round led by Canadian venture capital firm Heron Rock Fund.
Kedaara Capital has sold its remaining stake in Mahindra Logistics (MLL), the logistics and transport service of India’s Mahindra & Mahindra.
Recent appointments by two Asian GPs - Everstone Group and Legend Capital - offer insights into how smaller managers are trying to forge meaningful relationships with large institutional investors