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Alibaba in talks to pick 10-12% stake in Indian content startup Dailyhunt

Dailyhunt claims to be India’s largest news and local language content application with over 155 million app installs.

Centrum fund invests $3m in ed-tech startup Littlemore Innovation Labs

The company plans to utilize the funds for further research and development and filing patents and copyrights in Singapore and to expand its presence in Southeast Asia and the Middle East

Eduvanz Financing raises funds from Blinc Advisors

Eduvanz has received a licence from the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) for starting its non-banking financial company.

India: Strand Life Sciences raises up to $13m from Quadria Capital

India-based Healthquad fund and Singapore-based Heritas Venture fund, which is a limited partner of Quadria, also participated in the round.

Mahindra Finance in talks to raise $300m via masala bonds

The plan to raise debt through the masala bonds route follows the company’s equity fundraise last year.

Venture debt funds see increasing interest from insurance firms, HNIs

Attributes such as regular payments and predictable returns have made the asset class a good fit for these institutional investors.

OMA Emirates scouting for acquisitions in India’s fintech space

In August last year, OMA announced a $23 million OMA Emirates fintech fund dedicated to investments in India and has so far made four investments from the fund.

India: VC firm Equanimity Investments achieves first close of $11m

Equanimity Investments is an early-stage venture capital (VC) fund founded by former Franklin Templeton Investment senior executive Rajesh Sehgal.

Indian venture capital exits jump 56% to $2.77b in 2017

3 largest VC exits in ’17 came due to SoftBank writing large cheques to acquire secondary shares from existing investors.

HDFC to sell real estate brokerage, online property classifieds to Quikr India for $54.7m

This would be the second-biggest acquisition yet by Quikr in online real estate after it acquired Tiger Global Management-backed real estate platform Commonfloor for $120 million in January 2016.