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Modi’s recent pitch to foreign investors key to India’s $5-trillion economy ambitions

2020-12-02T08:55:02+00:00November 29th, 2020|In Focus: Covid-19 impact, India Inc Views - India Global Business|

The Indian Prime Minister made a strong pitch to 20 of the world’s leading fund and asset managers to invest in India’s infrastructure and other sectors. Such investments could prove critical for the success of India’s PSU divestment programme and infrastructure building ambitions.

SPAC is no longer in adolescent, it is here to stay

2020-10-09T12:46:10+00:00October 7th, 2020|Interviews - India Global Business|

Rajbikram Nayar, Managing Partner, Ontogeny Capital, talks about the benefits of the Special Purpose Acquisition Company, or SPAC as it is commonly known. SPAC is a financial product till now largely relevant to the United States, but it has since gone mainstream with great success this year. Nayar hopes that this model will be embraced by the Indian market as businesses look for underwriters and investors as the economy is set to launch into the most shining decade ever.  In such an environment SPAC could play an important role.

Forget the experts, follow the money

2020-08-20T06:36:51+00:00July 20th, 2020|Analysis - India Global Business, India Inc Views - India Global Business|

The pace and scale of digital transformation in India has inspired tech giants and start-ups to build and robustly invest in the country. The rewards are outsized – as companies who have cracked the India code discovered to their delight, notwithstanding the gloomy predictions from some so-called pundits.

India a magnet for global investors in the post-Covid world

2020-08-20T04:57:08+00:00June 24th, 2020|The Big Story - India Global Business|

Global agencies such as IMF, S&P and Fitch are projecting very high growth rates for India next year. Then, many companies looking for alternatives to China are likely to set up manufacturing facilities in India. And the reforms measures unveiled by the Modi government will sustain high growth rates for many years to come. All these will combine to increase India’s attractiveness as a global investment destination.