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InOpen gets strategic investment from Japanese Education Giant Benesse

November 25, 2013 Press Releases

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InOpen Technologies, an Indian education company which has been incubated in IIT Bombay and promoted by Rupesh Kumar Shah and Professor Sridhar Iyer, has obtained a strategic investment and raised the second round of equity capital from Benesse Holdings (“Benesse”), a Japanese education giant. The series “A” investment was made by Ventureast Tenet Fund in… Read more >

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Ananya receives investment from Women’s World Banking ISIS Fund and IDBI Bank

November 5, 2013 Press Releases

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Ananya Finance for Inclusive Growth Private Limited, a Non Banking Financial Company which is in the business of providing financial support to micro finance institutions, has raised Series A equity capital from WWB ISIS Fund (“ISIS”) and IDBI Bank. The total raise amounted to Rs. 18 crore, including Rs. 9 crore of Compulsorily Convertible Preference… Read more >

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Janalakshmi closes Series D Equity Raise of INR 3.25 billion

August 14, 2013 Press Releases

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Bangalore, August 13, 2013: Janalakshmi, a microfinance institution headquartered in Bangalore and promoted by Ramesh Ramanathan, announced that it had closed its Series D primary equity raise of INR 3.25 billion. In addition, secondary transactions aggregating INR 0.25 billion provided a complete exit for Lok Capital and the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation, both of whom were… Read more >

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Unitus Seed Fund invests in Caravan Craft; Unitus Capital was the financial advisor

August 13, 2013 Press Releases

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Unitus Seed Fund, a leading India-focused seed venture capital fund, has invested in Caravan Craft Retail Private Limited, a Bangalore-based venture that is set to launch a new single-brand retail concept in India. The company will soon open its first store in Bangalore with women as its core customers in the initial phase. National Skill… Read more >

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KfW picks up 30% equity stake in Invest India Micro Pension Services

July 29, 2013 Press Releases

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The deal marks the first direct equity investment by German development bank KfW in India  KfW invested $3.28mn in the Series-B funding round of IIMPS along with current investor Michael & Susan Dell Foundation Noted economist, Swaminathan Anklesaria Aiyar also made an investment into IIMPS in this round of funding Unitus Capital is the sole… Read more >

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Bob Pattillo and Gray Matters Capital (GMC) invest in Unitus Capital

June 28, 2013 Press Releases

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Bob Pattillo and Gray Matters Capital (GMC) invest in Unitus Capital Immediate Release Bangalore, 12th June 2013  Asia’s leading impact investment bank, Unitus Capital, announced today that leading impact investor Bob Pattillo’s Gray Matters Capital (d.b.a First Light Ventures) has invested an undisclosed amount in Unitus Capital (UC).UC will use the funds to further expand and… Read more >

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Satin Creditcare Network Limited raises Rs. 41 crores in new funding

April 5, 2013 Press Releases

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The deal also marks the exit of Lok Capital, Satin’s first institutional investor MicroVest II, LP, ShoreCap ll Limited and Danish Microfinance Partners K/S participated in this round of funding. The promoter group has also contributed funds in this round. MicroVest additionally purchased all equity shares from existing investor, Lok Capital. Unitus Capital is the sole… Read more >

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