Exclusive: IFC weighs $500 mn financing for India's smart meter programme

International Finance Corporation (IFC) could provide as much as $500 million (around Rs 4,100 crore) to companies engaged in the ......


29 May

RBI chief flags stressed assets misreporting, governance gaps at some banks

The Reserve Bank of India has come across instances of some banks trying to conceal the real status of their ......



23 May

Vivriti Asset Management floats $250-mn securitisation fund

Debt-asset manager Vivriti Asset Management has floated a $250-million securitisation fund– the first in the country–-domiciled in the International Financial ......


22 May

KKR, Ares, other private equity firms step up lending as US banks pull back

The turmoil facing U.S. regional banks has prompted some lenders to step back, leaving space for investors such as asset ......


18 May

Emerging market debt hits $100 trillion; India among nations with biggest increases

A measure of debt across the globe rose in the first quarter to almost $305 trillion, and the rising cost ......

Govt-backed infrastructure lender to loan over $12 bn this fiscal

The Indian government-backed National Bank for Financing Infrastructure and Development (NaBFID) expects to sanction close to 1 trillion rupees ($12.23 ......


10 May

US private credit firms eyeing opportunities in credit amid bank collapses

Private-credit firms are eyeing fresh opportunities from a potential borrowing squeeze in the United States as battered regional banks tighten lending after ......


KKR-controlled IndiGrid stitching bigger debt financing deal

India Grid Trust (IndiGrid), the infrastructure investment trust (InvIT) controlled by private equity firm KKR & Co, is finalising a ......


09 May

Stride Ventures marks first close of third venture debt fund

Venture debt firm Stride Ventures said Tuesday it has marked the first close of its third fund at $100 million ......



08 May

Caspian Debt's CEO on changing portfolio mix, managing NPAs and more

Caspian Debt, the lending arm of India-focused Caspian Impact Investment Adviser Pvt. Ltd, counts companies such as Ecozen, Big Haat, ......