Real Estate Attracts $2.2 Bn Institutional Funding in H1 2019, 31% Yearly Fall

PE & NBFC investments close to USD 2.2 bn in H1 2019 (approx. USD 3.2 bn in H1 2018) Commercial real estate had a 64% share with USD 1.4 bn inflows Private equity alone pumped in USD 2.1 bn in H1 2019 against USD 2.6 bn a year ago Inflows from NBFCs saw a 73% […]

Entity-Level PE Inflows In Indian Realty Up 17% In Last 2 Years

Shobhit Agarwal, MD & CEO – ANAROCK Capital Previously, private equity (PE) funds focused on Indian real estate were content with investments at the project level. Now, investors’ preference is now gradually tilting towards entity-level investments. Data trends from ANAROCK’s recent report Private Equity in Indian Real Estate indicate that the share of entity-level investments is on […]

Singapore Private Equity into Indian Real Estate Triples in Last 2 Years

Shobhit Agarwal, MD & CEO – ANAROCK Capital Singapore funds, over 2 years, comprise 41% share of total PE inflows into Indian real estate at USD 3.5 bn (against USD 1.15 bn in 2015 and 2016 combined) The US and Canada-based PE investors come next with a collective contribution of USD 3.8 bn PE funds […]

Indian Hospitality – Recovery Or Growth Track?

Shobhit Agarwal, MD & CEO – ANAROCK Capital The Indian hospitality sector stands as the chief beneficiary of India’s burgeoning travel and tourism industry. According to WTTC Economic Impact report of 2018, the travel and tourism sector’s total contribution to India’s GDP in 2017 was US$ 234 billion and is expected to touch US$ 492 […]

ANB Capital Merges With Anuj Puri’s ANAROCK Property Consultants

ANB Capital Merges With Anuj Puri’s ANAROCK Property Consultants Shobhit Agarwal to head new entity as MD & CEO – ANAROCK Capital Mumbai, 8 May 2018:  Anuj Puri, Chairman – ANAROCK Property Consultants and Shobhit Agarwal, MD & CEO – ANB Capital Advisors today announced the formal merger of ANB Capital with the ANAROCK Group to create ANAROCK Capital, which Shobhit […]

Is Equity Returning To Residential Real Estate?

The storied tale of the Indian residential sector is likely to be a subject of fables. How an unregulated sector which went from being a villain despite is social moorings to being held in the throes of a sector-shaking regulation that is likely to change the face of this asset class and how business is […]

Ex-JLL India Capital Markets MD Launches ANB Capital Advisors

PRESS RELEASE Ex-JLL India Capital Markets MD Launches ANB Capital Advisors Real estate-dedicated firm to focus on Capital Markets, Corporate Finance, Hotels & Hospitality, Land and Warehousing & Logistics Mumbai, 24 January 2018: Shobhit Agarwal, ex-Managing Director – Capital Markets & International Director of JLL Property Consultants (India) Pvt. Ltd., today launched ANB Capital Advisors Pvt. Ltd. The […]

Private Equity Investment In Retail Gains Momentum In 2017

After almost 6 years of inactivity starting 2009, retail assets have started attracting Private Equity (PE) investments for the past 3 years. The rise in interest is due to improvement in the country’s economy post-2014 which has translated into rising consumer confidence and hence, consumer spending. With proper mall management strategies, one can generate good […]