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Private market AUM grew by 10% to $6.5 trillion in 2019: Report
PE grew 12.2 per cent to $3.9 trillion, about 60 per cent of the total, the report said.
January records PE investments worth $2.5 billion: Report
In terms of number of PE/VC investments January 2020 was at par with January 2019.
Luxe redefined: Tata Housing’s Primanti Vertillas offers home buyers world-class amenities
The biggest draw of Primanti Vertillas has been it...
Cook with a chef, take pottery classes, visit thrift stores: Personal, curated travel experience a hit with millennials
The see-everything, do-everything approach is steadily giving way to a do-something different attitude.
To break boys club in Indian PE, women join hands
Just 17.9% of private equity employees worldwide are women. This, a Preqin report on Women in Private Equity says, is the lowest figure of any asset class and is unchanged since 2017.
World's first yoga university outside India to start classes later this year
World's first yoga university outside India would start its post graduation course later this year in the US along with research in the ancient Indian practice. Sree Sreenath, a Professor from Case Western University, has been named the president of Vivekananda Yoga University (VAYU) and Indian yoga guru H R Nagendra as its chairman.
Private equity, VC investments hit record high of $48 billion in 2019: Report
The report titled 'PE/VC Agenda: India Trend Book 2020' said that this is the third consecutive year that the private equity and venture capital sector has outperformed. "In terms of value, PE/VC investments increased by 28 per cent as compared to 2018, while the deal volume increased by 35 per cent.
Rajya Sabha budget debate: Opposition attacks government for ‘ignoring’ SC/ST welfare
Congress leader Kumari Selja says states will lose around Rs 5,000 crore due to GST, demands compensation; BSP’s Veer Singh pushes for reservations in private sector jobs.
Indian realty attracts $6.2 billion private equity inflow in 2019: Report
Strategic investments in alternative segments like co-living, student housing, co-working are likely to garner active interest from institutional investors. Investment volumes are expected to remain healthy on account of anticipated deployment of fund commitments.
Want to revive demand? Put money in hands of masses, not classes: Chidambaram
We will have to put money in the hands of people who do not have a high propensity to save, if you put money in my hand I will save the bulk of it because my wants are more or less satisfied, says P Chidambaram, Former Finance Minister.
Middle class people 'trained enough' to pick right Income Tax option: Rajiv Kumar
Kumar was commenting on the Budget proposal of finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman to give option to personal income tax payers to remain in existing tax scheme with exemptions and deductions or opt for new simplified tax regime with lower tax rates but without exemptions and deductions. "This is a recognition that the middle class especially the taxpayers are now trained enough to know what is good for them," he said.
CV of ‘bomber’ for last 14 years: Engineer, MBA, cook, guard...
Aditya Rao wore several hats with equal felicity: sales executive, software engineer, production engineer, cook, bartender, hotel cashier and a security guard. He also spent a year in prison for making hoax bomb calls to Kempegowda International Airport (KIA), Bengaluru, in 2018. Rao's longest stint (18 months) was with a private firm in Bengaluru.
Budget 2020: What’s next for Private Equity and Venture Capital industry
The PE & VC industry is set to play a significant role in upping India’s growth trajectory and quality through their role in making long term investments, job creation, innovation and better governance and professionalisation of Indian companies.
Tim Cook's salary slipped to $11.6 mn in 2019 after poor Apple performance
His 2019 incentive bonus slid to $7.67 mn from $12 mn last year.
In memoriam: Marico boss, Jindal tweet Kobe Bryant's 'leadership' quote; Priyanka Chopra's nail-art tribute at Grammys; Badal Jr mourns
PeeCee also wrote that Bryant introduced her to the NBA.
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