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Looking back at 2016 – News from Unitus Capital

February 1, 2017 Blog, Media Exposure, Press Releases

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Unitus Capital (“UC”) had another fantastic year in 2016, as we strengthened our position as the leading social impact investment bank globally and celebrated our eighth anniversary of operations.  As always, our clients inspired us every day with the impact they are making in the lives of those living at the bottom of the economic… Read more >

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News from Unitus Capital: Looking Back on 2015

April 3, 2016 Blog, Media Exposure, Press Releases

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Unitus Capital (“UC”) had another fantastic year in 2015, despite the challenges that are the reality of our world, as we solidified our position as the leading social impact investment bank globally and celebrated our seventh anniversary of operations.  Importantly, our clients inspired us every day with the impact they are making in the lives… Read more >

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UC is Hiring!

April 3, 2016 Blog, Media Exposure, Press Releases

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  Director/Managing Director, Investment Banking Job Description Unitus Capital was launched in 2008 as an investment bank specializing in arranging capital for companies benefiting those at the bottom of the economic pyramid in sectors including financial services, agriculture, education, health care, renewable energy and women’s empowerment. Headquartered in Bangalore and with representation in New York,… Read more >

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An evening with Nandan Nilekani and Narayan Ramachandran

September 12, 2015 Blog

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September 7, 2015: The digital movement is set to revolutionize the Indian financial services landscape, and Unitus Capital was proud to host Mr. Nandan Nilekani and Mr. Narayan Ramachandran to an evening of intense discussion on this topic. Attended by over 180 esteemed guests, the event brought forth some extremely rich and varied perspectives on… Read more >

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IDEX Social Enterprise Partners: The Fellowship Role within Unitus Capital

April 8, 2015 Blog

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Eric Savage, CEO, Unitus Capital shares his views on the IDEX Social Enteprise Fellowship and the Fellow role within Unitus Capital in this video: Link. Do take a look!

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Asia Steps Up Efforts to Reach the ‘Unbanked’ (Wall Street Journal)

April 8, 2015 Blog, Media Exposure

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Eric Savage, CEO, Unitus Capital was quoted in the Wall Street Journal on the topic “Asia Steps Up Efforts to Reach the ‘Unbanked’”. Read the complete article here. An excerpt: “Despite Asia’s economic rise, many of the globe’s “unbanked” citizens, residing in countries including India, China and Myanmar, make do without access to savings, insurance… Read more >

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Why investors are eyeing India, explains social impact pioneer Eric Savage (CEO, Unitus Capital)

February 2, 2015 Blog

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This interview originally appeared on OneIndia.com and you can access the original here: Link Full text below: Eric Savage is a Duke and Harvard-educated American investment banker who chose to leave a high-flying career with Citigroup in Hong Kong to come to Bengaluru in 2008. Here he launched Unitus Capital, a firm that specialises in… Read more >

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Unitus Capital ranked #1 Investment Bank (2014) by VCCEdge

January 30, 2015 Blog

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Unitus Capital was ranked as the #1 Investment Bank with respect to private equity transaction volume by VCCEdge. Congratulations to the team! Top Investment Banks (2014) – Private Equity – By Deal Volume Rank # Company Name # Of Deals VCCEdge Score 1 Unitus Capital 19 77 2 Avendus Capital Pvt. Ltd. 13 52 3… Read more >

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India’s microlenders gear up for roaring interest from investors (Merger Market)

January 30, 2015 Blog, Media Exposure

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(This article originally appeared in Merger Market and was written by Bruhadeeswaran R) Fund raising activity in Indian microfinance sector is expected to gain momentum and scale on the back of an improved regulatory environment and the government of India’s financial inclusion agenda. Industry sources expect investors to cut larger cheques to microfinance institutions (MFI) this… Read more >

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PE investment in MFIs at 5-year high (Business Standard)

January 30, 2015 Blog, Media Exposure

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Business Standard, 22 Jan 2015: PE deals in the microfinance sector are on the rise, with the segment recording the highest equity inflow in the past five years. So far this financial year, the sector has raised $276 million through PE deals. This excludes the $258-million equity commitment in Bandhan( $165 million from GIC and $93… Read more >

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Eric Savage, CEO, Unitus Capital at CSR in ACTion 2015

January 30, 2015 Blog

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At a panel discussion – “The Role of CXOs in transitioning from ‘Cheque Book’ Philanthropy to Sustainable development”—organized by UST Global and APR Charitable Trust, Eric Savage (CEO, Unitus Capital) discussed achieving sustainable development through CSR alongside distinguished panelists & invitees. To quote, UST Global: “UST Global, an information technology solutions and services company for Global 1000 enterprises,… Read more >

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This BPO employs differently abled people. And they rock! (Rediff)

October 12, 2014 Blog

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Vindhya E-Infomedia was recently featured in Rediff, in an engaging article wherein founder Pavithra YS talks about the firm, her journey with Vindhya, and shares some valuable advice for aspiring social entrepreneurs. Unitus Capital (UC) is extremely proud of its association with Vindhya, and wishes the team all the best in their impactful journey. (UC was… Read more >

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