CFA Institute is the global association of investment professionals that sets the standard for professional excellence and credentials. The organization is a champion of ethical behavior in investment markets and a respected source of knowledge in the global financial community. There are more than 154,000 CFA charterholders worldwide in 165+ countries and regions, as well as 151 local member societies. www.cfainstitute.org
The CFA Institute Asia-Pacific Research Exchange (ARX) is a research hub bringing together like-minded finance and investment management professionals to share, learn and engage on industry topics and trends specific to the Asia-Pacific region. Learn more at www.arx.cfa.
EMPEA is the global industry association for private capital in emerging markets. An independent, non-profit organization, the association’s membership comprises 300+ firms representing institutional investors, fund managers and industry advisors who together manage more than US$5 trillion in assets across 130 countries. EMPEA’s Members share the organization’s belief that private capital is a highly suited investment strategy in emerging markets, delivering attractive long-term investment returns and promoting the sustainable growth of companies and economies. EMPEA supports its members through global authoritative intelligence, conferences, networking, education and advocacy.
Indian Angel Network is India’s first and world’s largest business angel network with over 450 members across the world. Established in 2006 to foster entrepreneurship with prime focus on nurturing and mentoring new generation entrepreneurs, IAN brought the concept of angel investment to India and has been instrumental in bringing India’s start-up ecosystem on the global map. With investors from 10 countries, IAN’s presence spans 7 locations, which includes cities in India and UK.
IAN’s portfolio, with over 130-odd companies, spans 17 sectors across 7 countries. With an excellent track record, 15 companies have already given cash exits and another 12 have raised next round monies with excellent increase in valuations. Some of its marquee investee companies include, WebEngage, Druva, Box8, Consure amongst many others. Most mainstream Indian VCs (like Sequoia, Nexus, Matrix Partners, Tenaya, IDG, Kalaari, USF, Accel, Inventus) have done a follow on round in IAN’s portfolio companies or co-invested with it.
With its recently launched 450 Cr IAN Fund it has become the single largest horizontal platform for seed and early stage investing.
IVCA's mission is to promote a healthy environment for the growth of private equity and venture capital which is much needed to support economic growth, good governance, entrepreneurship, innovation and job creation in India. IVCA stands for the values of good governance, environment protection and poverty reduction through growth of the private sector. IVCA reaches out to the far-flung areas of India and also stands ready to share and assist on a global scale.
Indiabiz.com is a Technology Enabled Investment Banking (IB) for Bankers & Businesses.
We strive to enable traditional Investment Banking model with our Online private platform, Offline events and Proprietary datasets for bankers & businesses.
Indiabiz.com enables thousands of strategic business transactions (deals) during the start, growth and exit phase of a business lifecycle. Such transactions are generally related to M&A, Fund raise, JV/Partnership, Technology transfer & Product licensing, Franchise and Distribution.
Indiabiz.com also has a private network for investment bankers and corporates to serve mid-market business transactions.
The Institutional Limited Partners Association (ILPA)is the leading global, member-driven organization dedicated to advancing the interests of private equity limited partners through industry-leading education programs, independent research, best practices, networking opportunities and global collaborations. Initially founded as an informal networking group, the ILPA is a voluntary association funded by its members. ILPA membership has grown to include almost 400 organizations from around the world representing almost 50% of global institutional assets under management in private equity.
The Singapore Venture Capital & Private Equity Association (SVCA) was formed in 1992 under the patronage of the Economic Development Board to promote the development of the venture capital (VC) and private equity (PE) industry. From a humble start of two, our membership now exceeds one hundred and continues to grow in tandem with the industry's development.
To foster greater understanding of the importance of venture capital and private equity to the Singapore economy in support of entrepreneurship and innovation and to look after the interests of our members, promote professional development, raise professional standards as well as facilitate collaboration among members. As a not-for-profit organisation, the association strives to:
Promote the professional development of the industry through awards, training, workshops and conference
Facilitate interaction and collaboration among its members through regular networking events
Act as a platform for dialogue on regulatory and policy issues pertaining to VC and PE through data research, feedback and consultation with members and regulatory authorities
Build linkages to centres of VC and PE activities in the region through active participation at regional and global VC & PE Initiatives
Inc42 is a media and information platform producing data-backed news and analysis on all the vital elements of Indian Startup Ecosystem. We work with the mission of connecting all the stakeholders of Indian Startup Ecosystem so they can collective grow together.
Inc42 has brought fore the amazing stories of thousands of startups, entrepreneurs, technological innovations & breakthroughs, thought leaders & businesses. We believe that information is the new age currency and by empowering our readers with the right information, we are playing our part in fostering a healthy, vibrant, strong and progressive ecosystem.
India Business Law Journal (IBLJ) is a market-leading monthly magazine that provides in-depth analysis of the legal and regulatory challenges facing domestic and international businesses in India and unrivalled intelligence on the country’s law firms and legal market. Its readers are in-house counsel and private practice lawyers around the world. India Business Law Journal is published by Vantage Asia. firstname.lastname@example.org / iblj.vantageasia.com
No longer an area for niche investors, infrastructure has become a mainstream asset class. We are determined to remain at the forefront of the evolution of this exciting industry, to continue providing the highest quality and most exclusive content via Inframation News, Inframation Deals and Inframation Events.
We cover principal investing in the development of new infrastructure, as well as the acquisition and refinancing of operational assets and companies. The in-depth insight we curate enables us to deliver up-to-the-minute research, analysis, intelligence and data. Every day, leading firms find opportunities and refine their strategies with Inframation. The world‘s leading advisors, corporates, developers and investors rely on us to drive their origination processes and generate new business. Whichever part of the world you’re interested in, we’ve got the information that you need.
Unquoteis a dedicated private equity intelligence service based in Europe. Unquote fully researches all deals, funds and exits within the market and fully verifies the information directly with private equity deal-doers, fund managers, institutional investors and advisory communities.