Nitin Shrivastava

Articles By Nitin Shrivastava

13 Articles

Strategic buy: Additions and acquisitions

The purchase of Jaiprakash Associates’ two plants in MP is strategic as it completes Ultratech Cement’s pan-India footprint

Strategic buy: Additions and acquisitions

Capacity Building: Ultratech strong enough to go it alone

The cement maker has the financial muscle to buy Lafarge-Holcim's assets but may prefer to focus on the domestic market for now

Capacity Building: Ultratech strong enough to go it alone

PE sector can look back at 2014 with a smile

In terms of investments, the year has been second-best in past 6 years

e-commerce, e-commerce India, equity, private equity News

India in top half in terms of corporate governance, but enforcement an issue

Philip Armstrong, senior advisor, corporate governance at International Finance Corporation (IFC), feels corporate governance in India is steadily improving...

India in top half in terms of corporate governance, but enforcement an issue

Borrowed glory

With little capex taking place, companies haven’t been inclined to borrow too much in recent months...

Borrowed glory

Open market beckons for private equity exits

At $2.68 bn, open market sales touch 7-year high so far in 2014

e-commerce, e-commerce India, equity, private equity News

Internet space has 5-7 more years of exponential growth: Niren Shah, Norwest Venture Partners

Managing director at Norwest Venture Partners (NVP) India, Niren Shah, says that with valuations for private equity...

Internet space has 5-7 more years of exponential growth: Niren Shah, Norwest Venture Partners

Secondary sales no longer preferred mode of PE exits

Investors currently preferring public markets, IPOs to exit

Markets News

Valuation-performance disconnect will make PE deals tough: Pawan Singh

Pawan Singh, MD, India and Southeast Asia at Bain Capital, believes that while public markets have seen the first wave of capital ...

Valuation-performance disconnect will make PE deals tough: Pawan Singh

CEOs like debt MFs despite higher taxes

India Inc exposure to fixed-income schemes close to 56% of overall debt AUMs as of Sept quarter

CEOs like debt MFs despite higher taxes

Royalty: Lost in translation

Royalty received by multinational corporations (MNC) from their India subsidiaries...

Economy News

Companies gain from lower input costs

Aggregate percentage growth in net profits and sales of 724 companies was lowest in last four quarters indicating demand-led recovery is still some time away

Companies gain from lower input costs

Private equity deals pick up pace in 2014

The year has seen average monthly private equity investments to the tune of $1 billion so far

Blackstone - Mphasis deal News