India equity deals set to pick up pace as investors hunt post-pandemic bets

(Corrects last name of Pictet executive in paragraph 19 to Nandra, not Andra)

By Scott Murdoch

HONG KONG (Reuters) -Cash-laden investors are set to step up the hunt for Indian firms, mainly tech start-ups, likely to benefit in the post-pandemic world, after pumping in a record $30 billion via public and private equity deals this year, bankers and analysts said.

Eyeing India's large middle class with access to cheap smartphones and the internet, global investors have...