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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.

Traditional Indian businesses invest $50m in 11 start-ups this year

One of the beneficiaries of this newfound interest is Happily Unmarried, a consumer products firm which received funding from Wipro Consumer Care.

Indian B2B startups see uptick in angel investments: Innoven Capital

Enterprise technology, consumer internet and consumer services emerged as the top sectors of investment for angel investors

India: Lifestyle brand The Label Life raises $3m from Centrum group’s PE fund

Kalpavriksh had earlier invested in H.E.A.L, a Mumbai-based chain of physiotherapy centers

Venture capital rush for Indian startups shows no signs of abating

A positive-looking macroeconomic environment and the promise of an online retail market have attracted a new set of investors.

India: Schneider emerges as top bidder for L&T’s electrical unit, Temasek, too, may join

Schneider will bring in Singapore government’s investment arm Temasek Holdings to jointly bid for the assets, the cost of which is expected to be in the range Rs15,000 crore or close to $2.31 billion.

India: Chaayos raises $2m from Tiger Global Management

The funds are learnt to have been raised through a rights issue.

India: Sanctum Wealth partners Equanimity to help clients invest in start-ups

Equanimity will look to invest in around 20 start-ups, with ticket sizes ranging from $1-3 million.

India: IvyCap Ventures to raise $76.4m venture debt fund

The debt fund will focus on mid-stage startups, typically in firms at Series B/C fundraise stage.