Finance Private equity investment deal tally touches $12.84 billion in January-August, says report Updated : September 19, 2018 06:20 PM IST For the January-August period, there were 552 PE investment deals worth $12.8 billion, down 12 percent over the same period last year when $14.57 million worth of investments were announced. Moreover, successful subsequent round of fund raises and debut of new funds will also drive deal activity in the PE space, he added. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.