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Venture Capital / Private Equity in India

What is a Venture Capital/Private Equity : Here is one definition It is a Short to medium term investment by specialized funds in high-growth, high-risk, firms that need equity capital to finance product development” (Black and Gilson, 1998) Alternatively, It is a  medium to long term equity investment in privately held unlisted companies, by specialized […]

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Investing in Real Estate : How is it different from other alternative Investments?

  Here are some successful people talking about investing in real estate :   “Ninety percent of all millionaires become so through owning real estate.” -Andrew Carnegie “The major fortunes in America have been made in land.” -John D. Rockefeller “I would give a thousand furlongs of sea for an acre of barren ground.” -Shakespeare […]

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