PE deals worth $1.7 bn sealed in August: Thornton
PE deals worth $1.7 bn sealed in August: Thornton

Private equity deals worth USD 1.7 billion were announced in India in August, registering multiple growth over the same period last year, driven by positive macro-level indicators, a Grant Thornton report said.

PE deals worth nearly $2 bn sealed in April: Thornton

Private equity deals worth nearly USD 2 billion were sealed in April this year, registering a jump of nearly three-fold over the same month last year, largely driven by transactions in e-commerce space, says a Grant Thornton report.

Deal activity jumps 22% in first 9 months to $36.2 billion

The overall deal activity in the country grew 22 percent in the first nine months of the year to USD 36.2 billion with the total number of deals at 886, according to Grant Thornton report.

PE investments touch $7.7 bn: Grant Thornton

Private Equity deals worth USD 526 million were sealed in August, taking the tally to USD 7.7 billion for the first eight months this year, according to a global consultancy firm.

PE firms invest $2.27 bn via 89 deals in Q1 2014: Report

In the January-March period of last year, an amount worth USD 1,179 million was invested.

India Inc strikes 393 PE deals totalling $9.67 bn in Jan-Nov

Meanwhile, the month of November saw 32 deals amounting to USD 708 million, which was almost double in value terms over last year when there were 35 transactions worth USD 388 million.

India Inc strikes 360 PE deals worth $8.9 bn in Jan-Oct

Indian companies signed as many as 360 private equity deals totaling USD 8.9 billion in the January-October period of this year, registering an increase of 33 percent over the corresponding period a year ago.

India Inc strikes 113 PE deals for $2.1 bn in July-Sept qtr

Indian companies signed as many as 113 private equity deals totalling USD 2.10 billion during the July-September quarter, taking total value of such deals so far in 2013 to USD 8.13 billion.

PE deal tally crosses $7 bn mark in 2013 so far: Thornton

According to advisory firm Grant Thornton, the first eight months of this year saw PE deals worth over USD 7.6 billion, registering an increase of 31 percent over the corresponding period a year ago, when deals worth USD 5.83 billion were announced.

India sees $4.72 bn PE deals in H1 2013; outlook bullish: PwC

Private equity deals in India were up 15 percent at USD 4.72 billion during the first half of this year and the outlook for the second half looks bullish, says a PwC report.

PE value spikes 42% in H1 to $5.4b on Bharti-Qatar deal: Report

Notwithstanding a 9 percent dip in volume, private equity investments jumped a hefty 42 percent to USD 5.4 billion across 197 deals during the first half of 2013 aided by the USD 1.2-billion Bharti Airtel deal, according to an EY India (formerly Ernst & Young) report.

PE deals' valuation surged to $1.8 bn in May: Grant Thornton

The valuation of private equity deals surged significantly in May to USD 1,851 million driven by Qatar Foundation Endowment's USD 1.26 billion investment in Bharti Airtel.

PE deals in India rise 44% at $7.6 bn in 2011: McKinsey

Describing India as an "unusual mixture of high promise and real uncertainty" for private equity (PE) funds, consultancy firm McKinsey Wednesday said there was a 44 percent cumulative jump in deal values at USD 7.6 billion in 2011.

PEs invest $1.8 bn via 91 deals in Q1 of 2012

Private equity firms in India invested USD 1.8 billion through 91 deals in the first quarter of 2012, a jump of 57 percent in value terms compared to the fourth quarter of 2011.

PE deals of offloading stake nearly halves in 2011

The number of private equity deals of offloading stakes in Indian companies almost halved to 74 in 2011 mainly due to the ongoing financial uncertainty and market volatility.

India sees PE deals worth $7.7 bn this year: Grant Thornton

Private equity deals witnessed a 24 percent surge in value and volume terms this year, with 347 transactions valued at USD 7.7 billion announced during the period, a 24 percent jump vis-a-vis the corresponding period last year.

Structured PE deals on rise on economic uncertainty

At a time when deal flows in private equity sector remained subdued, structured deals are on the rise as PE investors seek assured returns in the backdrop of lingering economic uncertainty.