Here are the Funding and M&A deals happened in India for the week starting March 19th 2012.
Funding, M&A Deals of the Week [Mar 19th to March 25th 2012]
|Funded Company / Acquired Company||Deal Type||Who Funded /
|Rajasthan Royals||Majority Stake||Jain Group||USD 200 million||For the IPL Cricket Team|
|Edutor Technologies||Seed Funding||Hyderabad Angels / Sashi Reddy||Rs. 2 Crore||for product development and marketing|
|Doshion Ltd.||Private Equity||IFC||USD 24 Million||For business expansion in India|
|Networkplay||Acquisition||Gruner + Jahr||Undisclosed||Strategic Buy|
|Allschoolstuff.com||Seed Funding||Angels Investors Consortium & others||< USD 1 Million||For organic growth & infrastructure scale|
|Mahindra Satyam||Merger||Tech Mahindra||USD 1.4 Billion (approx)||Strategic Merger|
|Ahlcon Parenterals (India) Ltd||Majority Stake / Acquisition||Braun||USD 65 Million||N/A|
|Englishhelper.com||Series A||Omidyar Network||Undisclosed||For general expansion|
|Akshara Foundation||Grant||Omidyar Network||USD 1 million||N/A|
|Biosense technologies Pvt. Ltd.||Seed Funding||Global Super Angels||Undisclosed||For its product development|
|donebynone.com||Series A||Seedfund||Undisclosed||For their ecommerce platform development|
|Virgo Valves & Controls||Acquisition||Thermax Ltd.||Rs. 13.39 Crore||Strategic Acquisition|
|Vardhman Vitrified Pvt Ltd.||Majority Stake||Nitco Ltd.||Undisclosed||Strategic Investment|
|Uniglobe Packaging Pvt. Ltd.||Acquisition||Amcor Ltd.||USD 20.7 Million||For expansion in India|
|Valentine Agro Limited||Acquisition||Naturex||Undisclosed||For expansion in India|
[We are sometimes unable to get the funding amounts, as they are not disclosed. However, we update this sheet when it becomes public. If you are aware of amounts, and they have not been put up in the table, please do get in touch with us.]
You can check out coverage of all the previous Weekly Funding & M&A deals round-up here.
Note: Even though we try our best to bring you all the funding / M&A deals of the week, there are always ones which go un-reported. Most of the deals which we put up here are published on multiple websites, and we do refer them to provide the accuracy of deal in question. If you know of the any that we have not covered, please let us know and we will be more than happy to add it to the list!