07.10.2008 - Indian realty sector attracts $6 bn PE investment
From Business-standard.com: The current global financial crisis might have cast a shadow on the Indian property market, but the country's real estate sector witnessed an inflow of about $6 billion (Rs 26,900 crore) from global private equity players during the last one year. According to a report by global realty consultant Cushman & Wakefield (C&W), PE funds struck 79 deals in the country during August 2007-2008 amounting to $6 billion, a rise of 100 per cent over the same period a year ago..... Full Article: Source