Sexual wellness brand Japani up for sale

Thursday, 01 September 2016 by

Mumbai: Japani, a leading Ayurvedic brand in the sexual wellness category in India, is up for sale. Promoters of its owner, Uttarakhand-based Chaturbhuj Pharmaceutical Co., want Rs.500 crore for it, said two people close to the development. The brand has a presence in Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal, Bihar and Rajasthan. Anand Rathi Investment Banking has been hired


Complex tax regime and archaic redressal systems play spoilsport for India Multi-layered tax legislations and arc­haic redressal sy­stems continue to be major hi­ndrances for foreign inve­stors wanting to do business in India. Contentious issues like lack of clarity on direct and indirect taxes, retrospective taxation and access to tax treaties have been chiefly responsible for

The Indian roads sector has got into revival mode with improved intervention from the Central government, says SAPNA SETH A renewed commitment by the Narendra Modi government to spur the investment potential of the domestic infrastructure vertical has led to the spotlight being focused on the road sector, with a fresh slew of projects and

The last few years have seen the rise of many tech start-ups within the healthcare space. These start-ups mainly connect doctors to patients, doctors to other medical experts, patients to pharmacists, patients to healthcare providers, help people maintain their daily vitals through mobile apps, so on and so forth. All, of them established with one

May 17, 2016: &nbsp As deal activity and the mergers and acquisitions heat up, investment bankers are in for exciting times, says Mahesh Singhi, Managing Director of Singhi Advisors. Singhi Advisors is aninvestment banking firm, focused on providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and corporate advisory services to domestic and international companies. With a team of 40 professionals,

Amidst a slowing of funds into the e-commerce and start-ups space, analytics players might buck the trend as they draw insights from raw data to help CEOs make crucial decisions. Sources say Fractal Analytics is in advanced talks to raise $100 million for a minority stake. Fractal’s performance is what will fetch it the funds;

With banks putting pressure on debt-laden companies, there will an influx of cheaply priced assets: MD of Singhi Advisors Home-grown investment banking companies are witnessing some amount of turbulence as corporate India is battling with a debt pile-up. During his visit to Bengaluru, Mahesh Singhi, MD of Singhi Advisors, a mid-sized i-banking company, spoke to BusinessLine on

Waiting to IPO?

Thursday, 01 September 2016 by

Will the bullish response to last year’s IPOs in the pharma and healthcare sector spur more companies to test the market in 2016? Will these hopefuls succeed in timing their IPOs just right? Or is this just hype and hope? By Viveka Roychowdhury Last year’s IPOs of Syngene International and Alkem Laboratories in the pharmaceutical space and