Category: Construction & Real Estate

myfisensemyfisenseFebruary 17, 2021

Aegion Corp., a leading provider of water, energy and industrial pipeline infrastructure construction and maintenance, has agreed to a purchase by affiliates of private equity firm New Mountain Capital, the firms said.The deal is valued at about $963 million. Under terms of the agreement, set to close in the second quarter and subject to a […]

myfisensemyfisenseFebruary 12, 2021

Värde Partners, a leading global alternative investment firm, announced it has provided more than $250 million of capital to purchase and fund the development of single family residential projects across three transactions in the U.S. “The U.S. housing market represents a significant investment opportunity for Värde, with compelling supply demand dynamics driven by low interest […]

myfisensemyfisenseFebruary 11, 2021

As per the Outlook Report 2021 by JP Morgan, “We expect inflation to rise modestly over the next 12 to 18 months to just below 2% in the United States and around 1% in Europe-right where it was for most of the last cycle. This means that policy rates will remain anchored, and investors should […]

myfisensemyfisenseDecember 10, 2020

Mumbai-headquartered Infra.Market attracted $20 million in a Series B financing round. The round was led by Evolvence India Fund,  Sistema Asia Fund, and Fundamental, while existing investors Accel, Tiger Global, and Nexus also participated in it. The four-year-old startup has raised about $50 million to date. Infra.Market helps small businesses such as manufacturers of paints and cement improve […]

myfisensemyfisenseOctober 9, 2020

Mumbai-based affordable housing financier Home First Finance Company India Ltd has entered into an agreement with New York-headquartered global private equity (PE) firm Warburg Pincus LLC through the latter’s affiliate Orange Clove Investments BV to invest US$95 million (INR 700 crore) for a 25% stake in Home First Finance Company India Ltd according to a press […]

myfisensemyfisenseSeptember 28, 2020

Dubai-headquartered Rasmala Investment Bank and Kuwait’s Kamco Invest announces it has sold off a major logistics facility in Scotland, fetching them $81 million. The property was sold to Knight Frank Investment Management on behalf of institutional investors from South Korea. The property is one of the largest logistics facilities operated by Amazon in the UK, extending over an […]

myfisensemyfisenseSeptember 25, 2020

WORQ, a Malaysia-based co-working space announced it has successfully secured RM10 million (an equivalent of US$2.4 million in current exchange rates) funding. The financing was supported by seven of the startups’ existing investors. The statement did not disclose the list of backers though it indicted it includes regional investment group Phillip Capital. The fresh funds […]

myfisensemyfisenseSeptember 10, 2020

Orchard launched in 2017 on a mission to digitize the entire experience of buying or selling a home. It announced it has closed $69 million Series C funding led by Revolution Growth. Existing investors FirstMark Capital, Navitas, Accomplice and Juxtapose also participated in the round, which brings the company’s total funding to $138 million. Orchard, the […]

myfisensemyfisenseSeptember 3, 2020

Livspace, Singapore-based home interiors, and renovation platform has announced in a statement that it has released US$90 million in an oversubscribed round. The round of financing was led by Kharis Capital, a Switzerland based investment firm, and Venturi Partners a Southeast Asia focused investment firm. Participating investors in this round include EDBI and Peugeot Group’s […]

myfisensemyfisenseSeptember 2, 2020

Singapore-headquartered realty tech company PropertyGuru has announced an additional inflow of US$220 million in recent funding led by global private equity giants TPG and KKR. The proptech giant will invest the fresh funds in identifying strategic areas of growth, including PropertyGuru Finance. PropertyGuru Finance recently-launched mortgage marketplace, and PropertyGuru FastKey, an end-to-end sales enablement solution for property developers. […]

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