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PE/VC investments in Jan-Nov totals $27 bn, surpass high of $26 bn in 2017

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Gireesh Babu Chennai
The Private Equity/Venture Capital investments hit a high of $27 billion during January to November, this year, compared to the year-end high of $26.1 billion posted during the year 2017, even as the month of November recorded $1.6 billion investments, 33 per cent lower compared to the same month last year and 49 per cent lower compared to October this year, according to EY's Private Equity Monthly Deal Tracker.
The decline was mainly on account of fewer large deals of value greater than $100 million with November, this year, recording only five large deals aggregating $950 million compared to nine large

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First Published: Dec 06 2018 | 8:28 PM IST

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