Fintech emerges as the most favoured sector among VCs in Q2 2018

Fintech Companies grabbed 26% of all Venture Capital (VC) funding in the quarter ended June 2018 - 24 deals worth $81 million - compared to 11% in the immediate previous quarter. (Health tech investments had grabbed the top spot in Q1 2018.) Investments in Fintech were led by large investments in trade finance and factoring company Drip Capital and SME loan marketplace CoinTribe. Lending

SME IPO – An Emerging Route for VC Exits?

On the back of Blume Ventures-backed E2E Networks and RVCF-backed SoftTech Engineers pulling off strongly over subscribed IPOs, Venture Intelligence takes a look at how SME IPOs have fared as an exit route for Venture Capital firms. Since their beginning in 2012, 400+ companies have listed on SME platforms. We believe that VC-backed B2B and SaaS companies have an edge over B2C companies in

Venture Intelligence – Mint Deal Tracker (May 7, 2018)

Venture Intelligence is powering the Deal Tracker on The Mint - tracking Private Equity, Venture Capital, M&A, Real Estate and Strategic investments in India. The Deal Tracker is featured in the Deals Section (Page 3) every Monday. For comprehensive coverage on upcoming PE/VC, M&A, Angel and Strategic Investments sign-up to our Daily/Weekly Newsletter. View a sample Deal Digest

Venture Intelligence – Mint Deal Tracker (Apr 30, 2018)

Venture Intelligence is powering the Deal Tracker on The Mint - tracking Private Equity, Venture Capital, M&A, Real Estate and Strategic investments in India. The Deal Tracker is featured in the Deals Section (Page 3) every Monday. For comprehensive coverage on upcoming PE/VC, M&A, Angel and Strategic Investments sign-up to our Daily/Weekly Newsletter. View a sample Deal Digest

AZB tops Legal Advisor League Tables for Private Equity Deals in Q1 2018

SAM, NDA take no.2 and no.3 slots; AZB tops by deal volume too, followed by JSA and KCO AZB & Partners topped the Venture Intelligence League Tables for Legal Advisors to Private Equity & Venture Capital deals in Q1 2018 advising deals worth $3.8 billion (across 21 deals) followed by Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas ($3 billion across 13 deals) and Nishith Desai Associates ($1.9 billion

AZB tops Legal Advisor League Tables for M&A Deals in Q1 2018

CAM, SAM take no.2 and no.3 slots; AZB tops by deal volume followed by KCO AZB & Partners topped the Venture Intelligence League Tables for Legal Advisors to M&A deals in Q1 2018 advising M&A deals worth $11.6 billion (across 17 deals) followed by Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas ($9.4 billion across 10 deals) and Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas ($8.5 billion across 12 deals). Trilegal ($3 billion

EY tops Transaction Advisor League Tables for Private Equity in Q1 2018

Barclays, Citi, Deutsche Bank take second place; Unitus Capital and Masterkey Holdings top by deal volume EY topped the Venture Intelligence League Tables for Transaction Advisor to Private Equity deals in Q1 2018 advising Indiabulls Properties in its sale of 50% stake to Blackstone acquisition for $730 million. Barclays, Citi and Deutsche Bank came in at second with $265 million

Citi tops Transaction Advisor League Tables for M&A Deals in Q1 2018

SBI Caps, Kotak take no.2 and no.3 slots; EY tops inclusive of due diligence services Citi topped the Venture Intelligence League Tables for Transaction Advisor to M&A deals in Q1 2018 advising M&A deals worth $6.1 billion (across two deals) followed by SBI Caps ($5.7 billion across one deal) and Kotak ($2.6 billion across two deals). Standard Chartered Bank ($2.2 billion across 2 deals)