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Private equity funding in real estate spikes but fewer developers raking it in

Private equity funding in real estate spikes but fewer developers raking it in

India’s real estate market, which has attracted top dollars from global and domestic investors over the years, is going through an interesting phase where each asset class in the segment has taken a journey of its own. The residential real estate segment, for instance, is emerging from the much-needed regulatory reform of Real Estate (Regulation [...]

May 13, 2019 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Private equity funding in real estate spikes but fewer developers raking it in

Private equity inflows in real estate at Rs 46,200 crore in 2018; Mumbai records largest share

Private equity inflows in real estate at Rs 46,200 crore in 2018; Mumbai records largest share

Private equity inflows touched Rs 46,268 crore in 2018 with Mumbai recording the largest share of 27 percent of investments among all cities, as per a report by Cushman & Wakefield. Office sector led the investment in flows commanding 46.4 percent of the annual fund flows. Residential segment investments accounted for a 29 percent share of [...]

February 11, 2019 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Private equity inflows in real estate at Rs 46,200 crore in 2018; Mumbai records largest share

Art Deco improvements in private surrounds in Blackrock

Art Deco improvements in private surrounds in Blackrock

Barry and Maureen O’Neill got a taste for Art Deco design after visiting a Charles Rennie Mackintosh house outside Glasgow years ago, a taste that inspired some of the changes they’ve made to their home in Blackrock, Co Dublin, in the 35 years they’ve lived there. Dovedale is a flat-roofed Art Deco-style house built in [...]

May 4, 2017 Loknath Das Home Deco Comments Off on Art Deco improvements in private surrounds in Blackrock

Government Says No Proposal to Let Private Cars Share Rides for Fare

Government Says No Proposal to Let Private Cars Share Rides for Fare

The government has said there is no proposal under its consideration to allow private car owners to share rides and charge fare, and no steps have been taken to evolve a regulatory mechanism over the same. “At present there is no such proposal under consideration of the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways,” Minister of [...]

April 5, 2017 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on Government Says No Proposal to Let Private Cars Share Rides for Fare

Are education savings accounts the new private school vouchers?

Are education savings accounts the new private school vouchers?

Public school supporters want to keep state money out of the pockets of private schools, although the idea — popular among conservatives — is gaining traction months before the legislative session. Advocates of the so-called school choice movement want the state to give each Texas student who no longer wants to attend public school an [...]

September 14, 2016 Saheli Education Comments Off on Are education savings accounts the new private school vouchers?

Private investors tout EU real estate as ‘biggest spread anywhere’

Private investors tout EU real estate as ‘biggest spread anywhere’

There is significant money to be made in Europe by investing and lending where local banks cannot, two prominent private fund managers told attendees of a U.S. hedge fund conference on Friday. “The most attractive opportunity in this environment is to step in where the banks are least able to lend,” Stuart Fiertz, co-founder and [...]

September 10, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on Private investors tout EU real estate as ‘biggest spread anywhere’

‘SBI Life set to be the top private insurer’

‘SBI Life set to be the top private insurer’

SBI Life Insurance Company, a joint venture between the State Bank of India and French insurer BNP Paribas Cardif, is set to become the number one life insurance company in the private sector, according to a top company official. This is despite the fact that HDFC Life and Max Life Insurance are merging, aiming to [...]

September 4, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on ‘SBI Life set to be the top private insurer’

Private company Moon Express green-lit to launch first non-gov’t lunar mission

Private company Moon Express green-lit to launch first non-gov’t lunar mission

A lunar exploration company received government approval Wednesday to launch a commercial unmanned mission to the moon sometime next year. Moon Expressed formally received approval from the Federal Aviation Administration to launch its MX-1 lunar lander there in 2017. “Moon Express received the green light for pursuing its 2017 lunar mission following in-depth consultations with [...]

August 6, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Private company Moon Express green-lit to launch first non-gov’t lunar mission

Photos reveal U.S. Supreme Court justices in private moments

Photos reveal U.S. Supreme Court justices in private moments

As he chatted with law clerks in his chambers, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas laughed so hard he looked as though he might tumble from his chair. Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg sorted through the cabinet of lacy collars she wears over her black robe for the one she dons when about to announce a [...]

June 22, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Photos reveal U.S. Supreme Court justices in private moments