July 22, 2016 | TEAM VCC
A year after London-listed mines and energy company Vedanta Resources Plc moved to merge cash rich oil unit Cairn India Ltd with its flagship but debt heavy Indian arm Vedanta Ltd (formerly Sesa Sterlite), it has now proposed to tweak the plan.
July 21, 2016 | Joseph Rai
Home healthcare services provider Health Care At Home India Pvt. Ltd (HCAH) has acquired Health Impetus Pvt. Ltd for an undisclosed amount in a deal that will help the company start offering disease management services.
July 21, 2016 | Manu P Toms
Online shopping marketplace ShopClues may make more acquisitions to expand its market reach and improve its offerings over the next one year after striking its first takeover deal earlier this month, co-founder and CEO Sanjay Sethi told VCCircle.
July 21, 2016 | Debjyoti Roy & Swet Sarika
Europe's leading catering group Elior is in an advanced stage of talks to acquire a south India-based catering services firm, two persons familiar with the development told VCCircle.
July 21, 2016 | Disha Sharma
Mumbai-based marketing analytics firm Hansa Customer Equity Pvt Ltd, or Hansa Cequity, has acquired a majority stake in data science company D-Square Solutions Pvt. Ltd.
The development was first reported by Mint, citing a company statement.
July 20, 2016 | Binu Paul
Flipkart-owned lifestyle e-commerce venture Myntra Designs Pvt. Ltd is in advanced discussions to buy a majority stake in fitness and sportswear brand HRX, launched by actor Hrithik Roshan, as it accelerates its efforts to increase the contribution of private labels to its sales.
July 19, 2016 | Debjyoti Roy
Consumer products maker Dabur India Ltd has acquired South African cosmetics manufacturing and trading firm Discaria in its first takeover deal on the continent.
July 18, 2016 | TEAM VCC
Billionaire Sajjan Jindal-led JSW Energy Ltd has agreed to acquire a 500-megawatt thermal power plant from Jaiprakash Power Ventures Ltd for Rs 2,700 crore ($400 million) including debt, the two companies said on Monday.
July 18, 2016 | Ranjani Raghavan
Hindustan Unilever (HUL) will divest its stake in Kimberly-Clark Lever (KCL) to its joint venture partner US-based Kimberly Clark to focus on its core business, the company said in a stock exchange filing.
July 18, 2016 | Arti Singh
Cable television distributor Den Networks Ltd said on Monday it has agreed to increase its stake in a TV shopping joint venture with e-tailer Snapdeal to 82.87% from 32.87%.
July 18, 2016 | Debjyoti Roy
Public-listed rice exporter and marketer LT Foods Ltd has acquired the 817 Elephant brand of rice from its Amritsar-based parent company Deva Singh Sham Singh (DSSS).
July 15, 2016 | Arti Singh
Online shopping marketplace ShopClues has acquired Bangalore-based Momoe Technologies Pvt. Ltd, as it looks to build a payments business and better compete with bigger rivals including Flipkart and Amazon.
July 14, 2016 | Ranjani Raghavan
Lenders to Mumbai-based Seven Hills Healthcare have invoked their pledged shares and put the hospital on the block to recover their loans, four persons privy to the development told VCCircle.
July 14, 2016 | TEAM VCC
Granules Pharmaceuticals, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hyderabad-based Granules India, has agreed to acquire 12.5% stake in US-based development-stage pharmaceuticals firm USpharma for an undisclosed amount.
July 14, 2016 | Bruhadeeswaran R
Fairfax India Holdings Corporation, part of India-born Canadian billionaire Prem Watsa's Fairfax Group, has signed a pact to acquire a 51% stake in Privi Organics Ltd for about Rs 370 crore ($55 million) in its sixth deal in the country within a year.
July 14, 2016 | TEAM VCC
Online travel agency (OTA) Yatra has entered into a reverse merger agreement with US-based special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) paving the way for a back-door listing of the second Indian OTA in the US.
July 13, 2016 | Vijayakumar Pitchiah
Girnar Software Pvt. Ltd, which owns auto portals CarDekho.com, BikeDekho.com and Gaadi.com, has acquired Jaipur-based business consulting firm Valueserve Management Consultants Pvt. Ltd in an all-cash deal.
July 13, 2016 | Varun Arora
Bangalore-based AppPoint Software Solutions Pvt. Ltd has acquired HireCanvas Inc, which delivers a cloud-based solution mostly to firms in the US to help them manage campus recruitment, for an undisclosed amount, a top company executive told VCCircle.
July 13, 2016 | TEAM VCC
Indian Hotels Company Ltd said on Wednesday it has agreed to sell its Taj Boston hotel in the US to AS Holdings LLC, Boston for $125 million (about Rs 840 crore).
July 13, 2016 | Ranjani Raghavan
BPL Medical Technologies Pvt. Ltd is looking to buy more overseas assets to enter new technology verticals, as the Goldman Sachs-backed healthcare devices maker steps up its expansion plans after buying a UK-based company last year.