Private Equity fund New Silk Route or NSR, which manages $1.4 billion private equity funds focused in Asia and the Indian subcontinent, on Thursday said it invested Rs 175 crore in the Hubli-based logistics company VRL Logistics Ltd, which owns 3000 trucks and 400 buses. VRL will utilise Rs 125 crore to expand its business, while its promoters will get the balance amount of Rs 50 crore for selling their stake to NSR, both the companies said.ithout disclosing the stake. […]
ChrysCapital has invested R300 crore in Ahmedabad-based Intas Pharma in a pre-IPO round funding. ChrysCapital manages $2.5 billion across six funds and has made 60 investments in India since 1999. This round of funding has come from ChrysCapital’s Fund Five and, with this investment, the firm has fully invested from its Fund Five. In March 2012, ChrysCapital raised $500 million for a new fund amid a tough fund-raising scenario. The Intas investment comes as another shot in the arm for […]
Invests Rs 15 crore with a premium of about 100% over current share price.
Belgium-based private equity player Incofin has picked up about 25 per cent stake in Arman Financial Services Ltd, a micro finance institution (MFI) and non-banking finance company (NBFC) for a consideration of Rs 15 crore (approx. US $ 3 million).
The board of directors of Ahmedabad-based Arman has approved preferential share allotment to Incofin, which took the equity stake at Rs 56.95 per share, nearly 100 […]
Avantor Performance Materials Holdings SA has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire RFCL Limited from ICICI Venture Funds Management Company Ltd, a subsidiary of India's second-largest bank ICICI. Avantor identified RFCL as an attractive target to build on its current presence in the laboratory and pharmaceutical markets in India, a press release issued here today stated. The company, previously known as Mallinckrodt Baker, was acquired by an affiliate of New Mountain Capital, LLC in August 2010. Avantor and its subsidiaries manufacture and market high-performance chemistries and materials around the world under two well-known and respected brand names, JT Baker and Mallinckrodt Chemicals. Avantor and New Mountain Capital will provide RFCL with significant financial and strategic resources to support their growth initiatives. […]
PRIVATE EQUITY FUNDS IN INDIA
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Kotak Private Equity Group www.kotak.com
CVC International www.citigroupai.com
New Bridge Financial Advisors www.newbridgecapital.com