Aster is separating the GCC business

In a market cheering, value unlocking move, Aster DM Healthcare (ADHL) has announced segregation of the India and the GCC business. Post-segregation, ADHL  will be a focused listed entity holding the India business. The GCC Business will be separated from ADHL to create Aster GCC (AGCC). 100% of the GCC Business will be acquired by … Read more

Dr Agarwal’s parent gets more money from TPG and Temasek

Dr Agarwal’s Health Care Ltd (DAHCL) is the parent of Dr Agarwal’s Eye Hospital Ltd (DAEHL). DAEHL is the listed entity in which currently DAHCL owns 71.75%. DAEHL is into eye care and related businesses, majorly in Tamil Nadu. DAHCL whereas is into eye care hospitals, opticals, pharmacies and other related services across the country, … Read more

Narayana eyes insurance

Narayana Hrudayalaya (NH) is in discussions with the regulator (IRDAI) to get into the health insurance business. The plan is to sell a bundled health insurance package that proposes to offer comprehensive care from outpatient consultations to ordering medicines, to health check-ups, diet, physiotherapy and surgeries. In an interview to ET, Viren Shetty, executive vice-chairman … Read more

Kauvery Hospitals receives $70 million investment from private equity fund managed by IIFL AMC

Dr. Manivannan (left) Founder and Managing Director and Dr. Chandrakumar, (right) Founder and Chairman of Kauvery Hospitals Group. Photo: Special Arrangement Chennai-based Kauvery Hospitals has raised equity funding of $70 million from private equity (PE) fund managed by IIFL Asset Management Limited for a minority stake. The investment holds significance in Kauvery Hospitals’ next phase … Read more

BK Modi Group plans to invest $1 bn in 5 years in realty, wellness

BK Modi Group plans to invest about USD 1 billion over the next five years in Indian real estate and wellness space as it sees huge growth potential in these two sectors. In an interview with PTI, group founder B K Modi asserted that there is a tremendous scope of bringing new technologies in the … Read more