Aavishkaar Group scoops up $37 mn in fresh financing from Dutch development bank
The impact investment platform will use the proceeds to further push into Africa and Southeast Asia; Is targeting AUM of $7 billion by 2025-26.
Ankur Capital makes first close of new fund at Rs 240 crore
The investor bringing on board British development finance institution CDC as an ...
Nuveen puts Rs 232 crore in impact investment asset manager Aavishkaar
The investment, which has been made at the holding company level, will...
Aavishkaar and Asha Impact invest Rs. 44 crore in Nepra
The company has leveraged advanced technology for processing of waste and has developed a model that is modular, scalable and replicable.
Aavishkaar to invest Rs 35 crore in packaged foods brand ‘Soulfull’
The investment will be made through its $200 million Aavishkaar Bharat Fund with the fund having completed its first close at $95 mn late last year.
To create an impact, Aavishkaar's next milestone is Rs 5200 crore
This would mean a growth of 53% in the next six months alone for one of the world's biggest and India's largest impact investment firm.
Former financial services secretary DK Mittal joins Arohan Financial Services as chairman
Mittal, an Indian Administrative Service officer of 1977 batch from UP cadre will be the independent chairman to Arohan's board.
Altum Credo to expand loan book with Rs 64 crore funding
Altum Credo was cofounded by Vikrant Bhagwat and Ganesh Rao and Ashish Tewari and got the license from National Housing Bank in June 2017.
Jaypore sets aside Rs 10 crore for offline expansion
The online platform which set up its first offline store in New Delhi last week, works on a curated marketplace model sourcing apparel, jewellery, lifestyle accessories and home decor from about 500 vendors.
Financial services group Aavishkaar-Intellecap raises Rs 166.3 crore
Proceeds from the transaction, raised at the holding-company level, will be used by the Aavishkaar-Intellecap Group to significantly scale its operations, provide support and scale to its debt businesses and to ensure Intellecap's advisory business is replicated, particularly, in Africa, a growing geographical focus for the company.
VC investors head to Bharat for real impact
There is growing realisation across the board on the need to look at businesses that address problems in tier II towns.
Arohan announced Rs 155 crore capital infusion from Denmark's Maj Invest and existing investors
Arohan's loan portfolio was at Rs 1,031 cr as on April 30 provided through 271 branches operating in seven low-income states Assam, Bihar, Chattisgarh, Jharkhand, Meghalaya, WB etc.
How to double farmers' income: Move them from being just farmers to agripreneurs
The Modi Government has sets its goals on the idea of - 'Doubling Farmers Income in 5 years.' The big question is if that can be done without coming up with new ideas that can unleash the potential that Indian agriculture claims to possess but has never delivered.
We do not expect any returns from impact investing: Sunil Kant Munjal
Sunil Kant Munjal, the Hero Enterprises, has invested Rs 100 crore in impact investment in firm Aavishkaar's new fund, Aavishkaar Bharat Fund.
Hero Enterprise Chairman Sunil Munjal invests Rs 100 crore in new Aavishkaar fund
The investment, which has been made in Munjal's personal capacity, is part of the Rs 2,000 crore corpus that the social venture capital firm is targeting for its new investment vehicle.
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