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Love Of Cash Hinders India's Move To Digital Economy

India's dependency on cash may slow the country's transition to digital payments despite large numbers of internet and mobile phone users.
Read by 51% of LPs November 11, 2019

In India, Digital Firms Grab VC Dollars

FinTech investment in India proceeds apace through the last few weeks of the year, with funding rounds extended to digital payments firms and digital lenders.
Read by 61% of LPs October 31, 2019

Private Equity Investments In India At $12.7B In 2019

Private equity investment in India for the first nine months of the year stood at $12.8 billion. This is the highest investment in the past six years for comparable periods for which data was analyzed.
Read by 80% of LPs October 21, 2019

Despite Startup Funding Boom In India, First Cracks Of Slowdown Appear

The economic slowdown in India and global macroeconomic uncertainty seem to have prompted VCs to take a cautious approach.
Read by 46% of LPs October 21, 2019

Blackstone Crosses $12B Investment Milestone In India

Blackstone has invested $3.6 billion as of end-September in India, its record for a single year in the country.
Read by 38% of LPs October 14, 2019

VC Firms Urge Startups To Get 'Boring', Focus More On 'Processes'

Recent disasters of the startups, especially at the public markets, are having VCs to question such biases or upend their playbook--to go for "boring" instead of "sensational" and increasingly focus more on the "process" than "extremely visible" results.
Read by 34% of LPs October 08, 2019

Indian Tech Startups Draw Up Plans To Tap Public Markets In Two Years

The development comes amid some of the world's top tech startups experiencing disappointing debuts on stock exchanges, followed by WeWork's decision to withdraw its IPO. Indian startups are, however, confident of pulling off successful public offerings.
Read by 74% of LPs September 19, 2019

Indian PE Firms Defer Exit Plans Amid Market Volatility

Private equity firms that hoped to exit their investments through initial share sales are forced to defer their plans as volatility continues to rock India's stock markets.
Read by 67% of LPs September 04, 2019

E-commerce Startups Find Funding Favor In India

In India, funding activity over the past weeks headed into the end of August showed that eCommerce startups focused on home delivery gained traction, as measured by funding rounds.
Read by 58% of LPs September 04, 2019

Pension Funds, Not VCs, Are Boosting Startups In India With Big Money

Pension and sovereign wealth funds are loaded with money, risk appetite and a willingness to wait for long. While SoftBank is still dominant, the late-stage funding market no longer seems to be its domain.
Read by 60% of LPs