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Ventureast floats early-stage fund to back health-tech startups

Varun Arora

Early-stage investor Ventureast Fund Advisors India Ltd is raising a new $4 million ($26.6 crore) fund to make angel and seed investments in digital healthcare startups.

India’s Oct-Dec GDP growth likely near three-year low


India's economy is expected to have slowed sharply to a near three-year low in the final three months of 2016, as demand wilted following Prime Minister Narendra Modi's surprise decision to ban high-value currency notes, a Reuters poll of economists showed.

Arth Capital ties up with industry veteran to float health insurance firm

Joseph Rai

Home-grown mid-market private equity firm Arth Capital is partnering Rajesh Relan, the former managing director of PNB MetLife Insurance, to float a health insurance company, a media report said.

Is the regulatory environment in India improving for Limited Partners?


Startup founders and investors in India have a difficult row to hoe. The Indian government has been trying to make the environment conducive to startups, but efforts in this direction haven’t gone far enough.