PE Inflows In Retail Hit 5-Year High In 2019 With USD 970 Mn

Total inflows in the retail sector close to USD 970 mn in 2019 over USD 195 mn in 2015; 2019 inflows highest in five years (2015-2019) Of total PE investments of USD 5 bn in Indian real estate during 2019, retail comprised 19% share; retail’s share in 2018 was a mere 7% UAE-based Lakeshore & […]

FLUX – ANAROCK Capital’s Year-End Market Monitor for Capital Flows in Real Estate

According to FLUX – ANAROCK Capital’s Year-end Market Monitor for Capital Flows in real estate, big-ticket investments were largely concluded by foreign PE investors. PE investments in the country continued to stay healthy; a marginal 2% decline over the previous year. Commercial assets have remained the key attraction for PE investors over the past few […]

USD 8.7 bn of MMR’s Realty Loans Severely Stressed, Double of NCR

Bangalore pips MMR & NCR in servicing realty loans, only US$ 160 mn under stress Of total ‘severely stressed’ loans of approx. USD 14 bn in Indian real estate, MMR & NCR together hold a 91% share Overall loan advances given to builders in MMR is USD 35 bn; in NCR it is over USD 23 bn […]

The WeWork Debacle: Good, Bad or Inconsequential?

Shobhit Agarwal, MD & CEO – ANAROCK Capital Coworking giant WeWork has been in the news for all the wrong reasons, and market doomsayers are going to town on the topic. How concerned do we really need to be? Though WeWork is in aggressive expansion mode across the world, its India operations are a minuscule, […]

Real Estate Attracts $3.8 Bn Private Equity from Jan-Sept 2019; Nearly 19% Yearly Rise

Private equity investments were over USD 3.2 bn in the corresponding period of 2018 Commercial sector comprised 79% overall share; attracts close to USD 3 bn funds Residential attracts USD 295 mn during Jan. – Sept. 2019 against USD 210 mn a year ago Retail and logistics & warehousing see total inflows of approx. USD 260 mn & USD 200 mn in 2019 […]

Government Relaxes FDI Norms for the Indian Retail Sector

Shobhit Agarwal, MD & CEO – ANAROCK Capital The government is on a roll and is making concerted efforts to bring India’s economic growth back on track. In line with the overall demand, the government today relaxed the FDI norms in single-brand retail and expanded the definition of mandatory 30% domestic sourcing norms. This is excellent […]

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% […]

PE Funds Inject $1.1 Bn Into Logistics And Warehousing In 2 Yrs

Q1 2019 saw nearly USD 200 mn invested into Logistics & Warehousing in cities like Bengaluru, Chennai and Pune Over USD 1.1 bn invested in logistics and warehousing sectors from Q1 2017 – Q1 2019; zero investments in 2015 & 2016 Southern cities of Bangalore, Chennai & Hyderabad see maximum inflows, followed by Mumbai & […]

PE Inflows In Indian Retail Double To $1.2 bn In 2 Years

Shobhit Agarwal, MD & CEO – ANAROCK Capital From USD 600 mn from 2015-2016, private equity inflows in retail jumped to over USD 1.2 bn between 2017 and 2018 Of total USD 1.84 bn inflows in retail in last 4 yrs (2015-2018), Tier 2 & 3 cities attracted nearly 48% funds (of USD 880 mn) against USD 960 mn in Tier 1 cities Top favoured Tier […]

PE Inflows In Residential At 4-Year Low, Commercial At 4-Year High – ANAROCK Report

Total private equity inflows in residential at USD 266 mn in 2018 – an 82% decline since 2015 Commercial real estate drew the lion’s share with USD 2.8 bn PE funds Average deal size increased by over 170% in 4 years – from USD 47 mn in 2015 to USD 128 mn in 2018 Overall […]