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Spanish firm cuts energy deal in Brazil


September 14th, 2012 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Sep 14 (IANS/EFE) Spanish wind energy firm Gamesa said Thursday it has signed an 843-million-reais ($417 million) contract in Brazil to supply 258 MW of generating capacity.The ... Read more...

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TiE announces awards for entrepreneurs


August 29th, 2012 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) The New Delhi-NCR chapter of The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE), the world's largest organisation of entrepreneurs, in association with Lumis Partners, a private equity fund, has ... Read more...

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Reliance MediaWorks to raise Rs.600 crore through rights issue


July 25th, 2012 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 25 (IANS) Reliance MediaWorks Ltd, a film and entertainment services wing of the Reliance group, has approved raising an amount of Rs.600 crore by issuing additional shares ... Read more...

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Reliance Mediaworks get Rs.605 crore private equity funding


July 18th, 2012 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 18 (IANS) Reliance MediaWorks Limited Wednesday announced the signing of a term sheet to get an investment of Rs.605 crore from an international private equity fund.In return, the ... Read more...

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Hero to merge investment arm with self, invest Rs.2,575 crore


June 4th, 2012 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) Hero MotoCorp, the world's largest two-wheeler maker, Monday said it would merge with itself Hero Investments, the investment arm of the parent firm, and set ... Read more...

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Rajat Gupta faces more insider-trading charges


February 1st, 2012 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Feb 1 (IANS) US prosecutors have expanded their insider-trading case against Goldman Sachs Group's former Indian American director Rajat Gupta, charging him with passing tips to convicted hedge ... Read more...

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South African fund shows interest in Indian insurance


September 7th, 2011 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 7 (IANS) South Africa-based private equity fund LeapFrog Investments wants to invest in Indian insurance companies as well as those serving the insurance sector."We are interested in investing ... Read more...

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L&T; planning private equity fund after IPO


July 25th, 2011 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 25 (IANS) Engineering and construction group Larsen and Toubro (L&T;) is working on launching a private equity fund to finance infrastructure projects."We are working at it. But it ... Read more...

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NRPPL raises $40 million for power projects


July 18th, 2011 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 18 (IANS) NSL Renewable Power Pvt Ltd (NRPPL), part of the Hyderabad-based NSL Group, Monday said it had executed an agreement with FE Clean Energy Group, a clean ... Read more...

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L Capital’s $640 million for investments in India, China


March 30th, 2011 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) International private equity fund L Capital Wednesday said it has launched its fourth private equity fund worth $640 million for investments in sectors like consumer ... Read more...

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Indian American star witness denies he was paid to get India business


March 17th, 2011 - 11:26 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 17 (IANS) Anil Kumar, star Indian American prosecution witness, has testified that he was rarely consulted by hedge fund tycoon Raj Rajaratnam and ex-Goldman Sachs Group director ... Read more...

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Former Goldman Sachs director Rajat Gupta to take “leave of absence”


March 13th, 2011 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.13 (ANI): Former Goldman Sachs director Rajat Gupta is planning to take "leave of absence" from the management of the private equity fund New Silk Route which he co-founded five years ... Read more...

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Mubarak’s family moves to secret address in London


February 17th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 17 (IANS) The family of ousted Egyptian president Hosnii Mubarak has reportedly moved to a "secret" address in London, a media report said Thursday.The London Evening Standard said the deposed ... Read more...

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iGate acquires majority stake in Patni Computers


January 10th, 2011 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai/Bangalore, Jan 10 (IANS) US software company iGate along with private equity firm Apax Partners has agreed to acquire a majority stake in Indian software services major Patni Computer Systems Monday for ... Read more...

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Baring Private Equity invests $90 million in Cethar Vessels


December 30th, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 30 (IANS) The Tiruchirapalli-based Rs.1,046 crore boiler manufacturer Cethar Vessels Ltd has received $90 million from private equity fund Baring Private Equity Partners India for an unspecified percentage stake, a ... Read more...

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Paharpur Cooling to expand real estate business


November 25th, 2010 - 12:49 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 24 (IANS) Kolkata-based Paharpur Cooling Towers Limited, with a turnover exceeding Rs.1,000 crore, has formed a special purpose vehicle (SPV) with a Mauritius-based private equity fund Pragnya Fund-I to execute ... Read more...

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CEO’s arrest may hit future plans of LIC Housing Finance


November 25th, 2010 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 24 (IANS) The arrest of LIC Housing Finance Limited's CEO Ramachandran Nair by India's federal probe agency Wednesday would be a setback for the company's ambitious plans of floating a ... Read more...

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Larsen and Toubro planning Rs.2,000-crore PE fund


October 31st, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Jagannathan Chennai, Oct 31 (IANS) Engineering and construction group Larsen and Toubro (L&T) is planning to launch a Rs.500-2,000-crore private equity fund as part of a strategy to become a financial ... Read more...

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Ruia Group to bid for south Korean SsangYong Motor (Lead)


August 8th, 2010 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 8 (IANS) City-based Ruia Group Sunday said it will make a bid to acquire troubled South Korean SsangYong Motor Company, whose technological competence overseas presence make it an attractive buy. "Ruia ... Read more...

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Ruia Group to bid for south Korean SsangYong Motor


August 8th, 2010 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 8 (IANS) City-based Ruia Group Sunday said it will make a bid to buy out troubled South Korean SsangYong Motor Company. "Ruia Group is indeed bidding for SsangYong. This has been ... Read more...

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Haldia Coke raises Rs.125 crore from Gaja Capital


July 26th, 2010 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 26 (IANS) Haldia Coke & Chemicals Private Limited (Haldia Coke) has raised Rs.125 crore from Gaja Capital Partners, an India focused private equity fund, a statement said here Monday. Haldia Coke ... Read more...

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Dubai-based firm to launch $400 mn equity fund in India


July 21st, 2010 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, July 21 (IANS/WAM) Dubai-based investment firm Evolvence Capital Wednesday announced its plan to launch a private equity fund in India, targeting a corpus of $400 million from institutional and high net ... Read more...

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Anand Sharma attends US-India CEO forum meeting to promote investment and job growth


June 23rd, 2010 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 23 (ANI): Minister for Commerce and Industry Anand Sharma led an official delegation for the second meeting of the reconstituted US-India CEO Forum here on Tuesday.The meeting was co-chaired ... Read more...

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Mahindra FirstChoice mulls listing in 2013


March 24th, 2010 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 24 (IANS) Multi-brand, pre-owned car seller Mahindra FirstChoice Wheels may go public in 2013 when its turnover reaches around Rs.2,000 crore, a top company official said. "Our plan is to go ... Read more...

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Manthan Systems eyes acquisitions overseas for growth


March 17th, 2010 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 17 (IANS) Business intelligence and analytics product firm Manthan Systems is scouting for strategic acquisitions overseas to expand into new geographies and maintain growth, a top company official said Wednesday. "We ... Read more...

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Ian Thorpe admits being hit by recession


February 13th, 2010 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb. 13 (ANI): Australian swimming great Ian Thorpe has admitted that the recession has taken its toll on his business empire.The Olympic legend has recently suffered serious cashflow problems after ... Read more...

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SUN Apollo to invest Rs.750 crore in Parsvnath’s project


December 11th, 2009 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) Global real estate private equity fund SUN Apollo will invest Rs.750 crore ($160 million) in a luxury residential project of Parsvnath Developers. As per the terms of the ... Read more...

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India Equity Partners head Steven Wisch on US-India trade body board


December 8th, 2009 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Dec 8 (IANS) Steven Wisch, founder and managing director of IREO and India Equity Partners (IEP), has been elected to the board of directors of the US-India Business Council ... Read more...

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Mahindra Residential launches premium villa project


November 12th, 2009 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 12 (IANS) Real estate developer Mahindra Residential Developers will construct 760 dwelling units comprising villas and apartments on an outlay of Rs.400 crore at Mahindra World City near here. "In the ... Read more...

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FIRE Luxur launches township project in Bangalore


October 14th, 2009 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) Real estate major FIRE Luxur Developer has started developing the first phase of its Bangalore township, "The Empyrean", the company said Wednesday. FIRE Luxur, a joint ... Read more...

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Red Fort picks up another 4 percent in Parsvnath project


October 1st, 2009 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) Realty major Parsvnath Developers has sold an additional four percent stake in a luxury residential project in Delhi to private equity fund Red Fort Capital for Rs.25 ... Read more...

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Red Fort Capital to invest Rs.90 crore in Parsvnath project


June 11th, 2009 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) Private equity fund Red Fort Capital will invest Rs.90 crore in a luxury residential project in the capital being developed by realty major Parsvnath, the realtor said ... Read more...

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Old-timers reminisce as Nirula’s turns 75 (With Images)


March 12th, 2009 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
By Shilpa Raina New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) They got us our first hot chocolate fudge, burger, pizza and lots more. As the quintessentially Delhi institution Nirula's turns 75, its popularity remains intact ... Read more...

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If needed, I am willing to quit: Subhiksha chief


February 25th, 2009 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 25 (IANS) R. Subramanian, managing director of the troubled retail chain Subhiksha, Wednesday said he was ready to quit if it would help in reviving the company. "If there is a ... Read more...

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ICICI stake sale not discussed by board: Subhiksha


February 24th, 2009 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai Feb 24 (IANS) The decision of private equity fund ICICI Venture, a minority shareholder in Subhiksha Trading Services, to sell 10 percent stake in the retail chain had not been discussed ... Read more...

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