Indian VC/PE Investment Drops in 2009

I promise that not every post today is going to be about 2009 numbers, but since they keep rolling in…

VCCircle.com has released its first annual deal roundup, showing that total private equity investment in India fell around 63% last year, from $11.9 billion in 2008 to $4.4 billion in 2009. This includes a 52% drop in angel and venture capital investment.

On the upside, the Indian private equity market experienced 96 exits worth $2.2 billion, compared to 44 exits worth $930 million in 2008. View the full report below:

Annual Deal Roundup 2009