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L&T Infrastructure Finance to raise $100 mn in debt from IFC

Debjyoti Roy

International Finance Corporation, the private-sector arm of the World Bank, plans to provide Rs 666 crore ($100 million) in debt funding to L&T Infrastructure Finance Ltd.

After Piramal tie-up, CDPQ arm Ivanhoe looks at logistics deals in India


The real estate arm of Canada's second-largest pension fund manager is looking at India's logistics sector following the announcement this week of its first investment in the country for more than six years, President Daniel Fournier said on Friday.

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.