Indian Private Equity Deals Decline by a Third to $1.85B in Q1 2013; M&A Also Dips by a Quarter to $4.76B PR Newswire NEW DELHI, April 10, 2013 NEW DELHI, April 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- VCCEdge, the financial research platform of The VCCircle Network, has released its Quarterly Deal Report, summarising the Indian deal environment in the first quarter of CY2013. Spread over 29 pages, the report presents statistics & analysis of Private Equity, M&A and Public Offering deals in India, with a special focus on investment trends evolving across various sectors. Report Highlights: Private Equity: *Private equity investments in Q1 2013 were recorded at $1.8 billion; a quarter less than the $2.45 billion worth of investments recorded during the corresponding period last year. Deal volume declined by a third as well, falling from 186 deals to 123 deals. *The quarter was lucrative for early-stage investments with over $53 million worth of private equity capital being invested across 45 startups, accounting for 37% of the total deals. *Financials, Utilities and Industrials were the most targeted sectors with investments worth $771 million, $365 million and $251 million, respectively. Together, these sectors accounted for nearly 75% of the total private equity capital invested in Q1 2013. *The $368 million investment by a clutch of realty funds including Blackstone Real Estate Partners, Embassy Property Developments, GIC Special Investments and HDFC Property Fund in Vrindavan Tech Village was the most significant deal seen during the quarter. This was followed by the $188 million invested in NTPC Ltd. by GIC Special Investments. Following is the sector break-down of private equity deals in Q1 2013 Sectors Volume Value($ mm) Average Deal Size ($ mm) Consumer Discretionary 23 140 12 Consumer Staples 4 47 12 Financials 24 771 37 Healthcare 13 120 12 Industrials 13 251 28 Information Technology 39 38 2 Materials 3 113 38 Utilities 4 365 91 Total 123 1845 Mergers & Acquisitions: *In Q1 2013, M&A activity was pegged at $4.76 billion spread across 199 deals, a dip of 24% in deal value as against the $6.27 billion worth of M&A from 198 deals recorded during Q1 2012. *Healthcare ruled the deal value score card, accounting for 47% of the total M&A deal value during the period. Other sectors to witness significant M&A valuations were Consumer Discretionary, Utilities and Industrials. *The landmark deal of the quarter was the $1.6 billion acquisition of Bangalore-based Agila Specialties by Mylan Inc. from Strides Acrolab Ltd.This was followed by FPM Power Holding Ltd. acquiring 70% stake in Singapore-based GMR Energy Singapore for $530 million from GMR Infrastructure Ltd. Following is the sector break-down of M&A deals in Q1 2013 Sectors Volume Value($ mm) Average Deal Size ($ mm) Consumer Discretionary 49 777 43 Consumer Staples 11 92 23 Energy 5 50 25 Financials 29 265 29 Healthcare 15 2224 222 Industrials 34 481 28 Information Technology 30 65 8 Materials 18 211 18 Telecommunication Services 2 NA NA Utilities 6 594 198 Total 199 4761 Report Content I. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY II. Private Equity Private Equity Investments - Overview - Deal Type Analysis - Sector Analysis - Top 10 Private Equity Investments - Regional Analysis Private Equity Exits - Overview - Deal Type Analysis - Sector Analysis -Top 10 Private Equity Exits III. Mergers & Acquisitions - Overview - Deal Type Analysis - Sector Analysis - Top 10 Mergers & Acquisitions - Regional Analysis IV. Public Offerings - Overview - Top 5 Initial Public Offerings - Deal Type Analysis V. Sectoral Spotlight Publication Date: April 10, 2013 Format: PDF Price: Rs. 2,299/- About VCCEdge VCCEdge is India's leading online research platform targeted at deal-makers. A fully hosted platform with a comprehensive database of VC/PE/M&A deals, IPOs, directories, private and public company information, financials, shareholding structures, professionals & key developments related to companies, VCCEdge has all of them in one place. To know more, visit us at www.vccedge.com or write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org About The VCCircle Network The VCCircle Network, founded in 2005, is India's leading online financial media and data group. It's owned by Mosaic Media Ventures Pvt. Ltd., and is headquartered in New Delhi with presence in Mumbai and Bangalore. TheVCCircle Network is relied upon by an influential global community of deal makers, entrepreneurs and professionals for trusted content and information related to Indian investments, M&A, venture capital, private equity, investment banking, public equity, and emerging companies and sectors.For more details, please visit www.vccircle.com . Primary Media Contact: Ritu Gupta, email@example.com , 91-9717971377 Secondary Media Contact: Rashi Sinha, firstname.lastname@example.org , 91-9873424441 Contact: PRN
Indian Private Equity Deals Decline by a Third to $1.85B in Q1 2013; M&A Also Dips by a Quarter to $4.76B
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