$970 million PE inflows in retail hit five-year high

Infrastructure Urban

Total PE inflows into Indian retail hit a new high in 2019 among all five years between 2015 and 2019. Total retail-focused PE inflows touched 
$970 million in 2019 – a 19 per cent share of the total $5 billion in overall Indian real estate, reveals research by Anarock Capital. 
“Back in 2018, retail inflows stood at a mere $355 million, comprising just a 7 per cent share of total PE funds,” says Shobhit Agarwal, Managing Director & CEO, Anarock Capital. “Interestingly, in 2019, Delhi-NCR received the maximum PE inflows of about $610 million – a massive 63 per cent share of total retail funds into Indian realty during this period.” 

“While commercial offices topped the funding charts, the retail secto