41 profitable exits compared to 77 a year ago. : Private equity and venture capital firms have witnessed an 86 per cent drop in exits in the quarter ended June 2019. The firms realised about $2.43 billion (across 39 deals). The second quarter of 2018 was dominated by the $12 billion exit of e-tailer Flipkart (via acquistion of Walmart). For the six months period (January June 2019), PE firms have realised $4.09 billion (across 85 deals) compared to $19.59 Billion (across 145 deals) in the same period last year.