Japan Post scraps plan to buy Nomura Real Estate

Japan’s Nomura plans new entity in Frankfurt in preparation for Brexit


Nomura Holdings Inc is applying for a licence to operate a new entity in Frankfurt, as Japan’s largest brokerage gears up for Britain’s exit from the European Union in 2019. In a statement on Tuesday, Nomura flagged the licence application and said it will be ready to provide uninterrupted service… Read more »

Israel’s OurCrowd partners LetsVenture, to launch India fund

OurCrowd earlier collaborated with Indian wealth management firm Reliance Private Client,

HK-based PE firm NewQuest Capital opens Mumbai office, expands India team

In June 2016 It closed its third Asian secondaries fund at over $540m

India: UAE’s Mulk Holdings picks up 50% stake in Mirage Ceramics for $15.5m

Sharjah-based Mulk Holdings plans to invest around Rs 1,000 crore in India in the next few years.

India: Tejas Networks shares rise 2.7% in stock market debut

Tejas raised Rs 349.5 crore by selling shares to investors.

India Dealbook: Stashfin raises $5m; Unilazer ups stake in EasyPolicy

Fintech startup Stashfin has raised $5 million in its pre-Series A round, while Unilzaer Ventures has increased its stake in EasyPolicy. Stashfin raises $5m in pre-Series A round New Delhi-based fintech startup Stashfin has raised¬†$5 million from Kirloskar Group’s venture capital arm Snow Leopard Ventures and Singapore-based Alto Partners, according… Read more »

India: Seed fund Prime Venture Partners eyes startups in banking space

Firm is eyeing startups creating products and services that banks can’t offer on their own.

Naspers says Flipkart is e-commerce leader in India, Amazon disputes claim

Naspers recently invested an additional $71 million in Flipkart.

India: Real estate firm Saha Groupe raises $31m from Edelweiss unit

Funds will be used to refinance an existing loan and towards land payments.

India: Existing investor Naspers pumps in $71m more in Flipkart

In April, Flipkart raised $1.4 billion from Tencent, eBay and Microsoft.