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General Atlantic Bets Big On India; To Invest Billion Dollars a Year

In the coming years, growth-equity investor General Atlantic plans to make up to $1 billion in fresh investments in India a year, putting its money on companies that would benefit from Prime Minister Narendra Modi's initiatives to promote financial inclusion and boost technology adoption.

9 May 2023

Why Private Investment Need To Fire | Mint Primer

India’s Q1FY23 GDP grew by 13.5%, as against Reserve Bank of India (RBI) projections of 16.2%. While this growth was boosted by a rise in private final consumption expenditure (PFCE) and gross fixed capital formation (GFCF), the World Bank, in its report, stated that ‘private investment growth is likely to be dampened by heightened uncertainty and higher financing costs’. Let's evaluate the reasons why private investment is crucial to the economy, as well as the steps that need to be taken at the policy level to encourage more of it. #privateinvestment #fixedcapital #finance #mint Subscribe Now For Latest Updates-

30 Nov 2022

Government notifies 100% FDI for insurance intermediaries

FM Sitharaman in the Union Budget last year said that 100% FDI will be permitted for insurance intermediariesThis will bring in global practices in the country, which will include new insurance products and selling strategy

1 min read26 Feb 2020

FDI at $34.90 bn till November of FY20: Govt

The success of various initiatives is reflected in the increased inflow of FDI and increase in Gross Fixed Capital formation

1 min read4 Feb 2020

India's foreign direct investment inflows fall amid pre-election uncertainty

Protectionism, doubt about vote result deter investors  Inbound FDI fell 7% to $33.5 bilion in April-Dec 2018

3 min read25 Feb 2019

E-commerce rules do not allow foreign investment in multi-brand retail: DIPP

It also stressed that the provisions are also not against the interest of consumers, noting that only fair, competitive and transparent business practices would be beneficial for buyers.

2 min read3 Jan 2019

India eyes $100 billion FDI in next two years: Suresh Prabhu

India plans special industrial clusters for countries like Japan, South Korea, China and Russia where their companies can invest and operate, said Suresh Prabhu

3 min read27 Dec 2018

What drives and sustains FDI inflows?

To sustain and attract more foreign investments, a governmentespecially India'sshould invest in infrastructure and human capital, says a new study

1 min read15 Nov 2018

What India stands to gain from RCEP negotiations

Talks have dragged on for 5 years as Delhi has been reluctant to open up its market

2 min read18 Sep 2018

FPIs pump in ₹ 7,577 crore in August so far

According to the latest depository data, FPIs pumped 2,409 crore into equities and 5,168 crore into the debt market during 1-17 August

1 min read19 Aug 2018
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