Exclusive: Updater Services in late-stage talks with PE firm for fundraise

January 13, 2017 | Bruhadeeswaran R & Ranjani Raghavan

Chennai-based integrated facility management services firm Updater Services Pvt. Ltd (UDS) is in the final stages of talks to raise a fresh round of equity capital, two persons close to the development told VCCircle. 

Hudco files for IPO; government to sell 10% stake

January 03, 2017 | Ankit Doshi

Housing and Urban Development Corporation Ltd (Hudco) has filed draft documents for an initial share sale, seeking to become the first state-run company to go public in nearly five years.

How much will India have to spend to meet its urban housing needs?

September 15, 2016 | Keshav Sunkara

India will likely spend between Rs 5 trillion and Rs 7.5 trillion ($75-110 billion) in constructing houses and other infrastructure for its burgeoning numbers of city dwellers between 2016 and 2020, according to a report released jointly by KPMG and the National Real Estate Development Council (N

Exclusive: EnCashea raises funding from Kunal Shah, others; in talks to buy smaller rival RaddiMan

August 23, 2016 | Binu Paul

Bangalore-based scrap collection and recycling startup EnCashea has raised an undisclosed amount in seed funding from FreeCharge co-founders Kunal Shah and Sandeep Tandon, Tracxn Labs and a group of unnamed investors.

Exclusive: SIS to buy TVS Capital-controlled Dusters Total Solutions Services

August 11, 2016 | Bruhadeeswaran R

CX Partners-backed Security and Intelligence Services (India) Ltd (SIS), a New Delhi-based security solutions and business support services provider, is close to acquiring facility management company Dusters Total Solutions Services Ltd (DTSS), t

Exclusive: TVS Group’s logistics arm invests in bus operating firm

August 08, 2016 | Debjyoti Roy

TVS Logistics Services, part of the Chennai-based TVS Group, has invested in a Pune-based bus-operating firm, a person privy to the development told VCCircle.

Exclusive: Water treatment solutions firm Aquatech raises stake in arm

August 03, 2016 | Debjyoti Roy

Aquatech Systems, a global water and wastewater technology provider for the industrial and infrastructure markets, has increased its stake in a subsidiary based in India, a person privy to the development told VCCircle.

Exclusive: Waste management startup ExtraCarbon to raise $225K from Brand Capital, others

August 03, 2016 | Nishant Sharma

Gurgaon-based waste management firm ExtraCarbon is set to raise Rs1.5 crore ($225,000) in a round led by Brand Capital, the ad-for-equity investment arm of Bennett Coleman & Co. Ltd (BCCL), a person privy to the development told VCCircle.

Exclusive: Scrap collector Kabadiexpress gets seed funding

June 24, 2016 | Disha Sharma

Kabadiexpress, a startup which collects scrap from homes and offices and sells it to recycling plants, has raised Rs 1 crore (about $147,000) from a Delhi-based affluent individual in the real estate segment, co-founder Kapil Bajaj told TechCircle.

Logistics firm Holisol raises $10M from CLSA Capital Partners

December 11, 2015 | Arti Singh

Last year, it raised $1.5 million from Datavision Systems.