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Future Returns: Impact Investing In Latin America

Latin America's impact investing market is still emerging, with assets under management of only about $4.7 billion, it's seeing rapid growth.
Read by 80% of LPs October 15, 2019

Indian Energy Market Heats Up: Total Sa To Buy 37.4% Stake In Adani Gas - Ibtimes India

The decision has heated up the competition to take a pie of India's oil and gas sector as global major Shell and British Petroleum are already operating in India.
Read by 52% of LPs October 15, 2019

The Lines Of Code That Changed Everything.

Apollo 11, the JPEG, and yes, even the Roomba. : Back in 2009, Facebook launched a world-changing piece of code--the "like" button. "Like" was the brainchild of several programmers and designers, including Leah Pearlman and Justin Rosenstein. They'd hypothesized that Facebook users were often too busy to leave comments on their friends' posts--but if there were a simple button to push, boom: It would unlock a ton of uplifting affirmations. "Friends could validate each other with that much more frequency and ease," as Pearlman later said.
Read by 58% of LPs October 08, 2019

Frankfurt's St Martin Tower Sold To Barings And Coreo | News | Ipe Ra

Publity acquired the 26,000sqm office building in April this year. : A joint venture between Barings and Coreo has acquired a 26,000sqm office building from German property investor Publity for an undisclosed sum. Publity, which acquired St. Martin's Tower in Frankfurt in April this year, said it has agreed to sell the fully-let two interconnected buildings to the real estate managers.
Read by 71% of LPs October 07, 2019

Us Pension Fund Commits $150M To Cvc Capital's Fifth Asia Fund

The allocation to the CVC vehicle was part of commitments totalling $1.6 billion by OPERF to private equity and alternative investment funds. The post US pension fund commits $150m to CVC Capital's fifth Asia fund appeared first on DealStreetAsia.
Read by 73% of LPs September 27, 2019

New Foreign Investment Restrictions On The Horizon In Tech, Infrastructure And Data | Fox Rothschild Llp

U.S. companies in tech, infrastructure and data seeking foreign investment will require approval from the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) before closing certain transactions. Last year, President Trump signed into law the...By: Fox Rothschild LLP.
Read by 73% of LPs September 23, 2019

Ebrd And European Union Support Launch Of Private Equity Fund In Armenia

Amber Capital EU-Armenia SME Fund to promote the development of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Armenia through equity investments The EBRD, with the support of the European Union, provides commitments of up to EUR16 million million The fund will provide financing to strengthen the competitiveness of Armenian SMEs The European Union (EU) and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) have provided up to EUR16 million to support the launch of the Amber Capital EU-Armenia SME Fund, a private equity fund seeking to raise a total of EUR70 million for investment in SMEs in Armenia.
Read by 46% of LPs September 20, 2019

Stripe's Valuation And The Value Of Disruption

You'd be forgiven for thinking that the WeWork IPO - rather, the shelving of that IPO, at least for now - heralds the end of rich valuations for firms viewed as entrenched in the early stages of disruption. But the news this week that Stripe had raised $250 million, bringing the payments firm to a [...]
Read by 56% of LPs September 16, 2019

Nhai To Put Existing Highway Projects Under Infrastructure Investment Trust | Business Standard News

It is learnt that the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) would prefer brown-field projects over greenfield contracts for InvIT.
Read by 43% of LPs September 16, 2019

Uae To Invest $10B In Bangladesh Infrastructure Projects

Bangladesh, one of the fastest growing Asian economies, has become a focal point of UAE-based investors who made a collective commitment of more than $10 billion towards infrastructure investments at an economic forum on Sunday...
Read by 74% of LPs