Market Pulse

Market Pulse provides a coverage of all impact related equity transactions for the month

India Impact Investing Market Pulse

Investment Summary

Deal Flow


Financial Inclusion

Technology For Development


Climate Finance

Interesting Reads for the Month

How DFC's innovative financing is promoting market building in Impact Investing

Anthony Randazzo, Director, Social Enterprise Finance and Ken Olsen, Director, Capital Markets (DFC)


Northern Arc Investment announces closure of IFMR Impact Fund

Economic Times


Don't Confuse Impact Investing with deploying venture capital

Gulzar Natarajan (a civil servant), Mahesh Yagnaraman (Country Director, Acumen), V. Anantha Nageswaran...


Unitus Capital advised Annapurna Finance in its latest fundraise of USD 30 Mn in equity from US-based leading global investor Nuveen



Carpediem's Abhishek Sharman on new fund, exits and portfolio performance

Debjyoti Roy, VCCircle


Mukul Gulati shares why PE fund Zephyr Peacock will continue to bet on Indian MSMEs

Vishal Krishna, YourStory



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