March 15, 2021 04:12 PM IST
The growing number of unicorns, and the increasing pace of reaching that valuation can be attributed to a buoyant funding environment over the years.
- March 14, 2021 12:55 PM IST
BofA Securities note described India as a supply constrained market (rather than demand constrained), and said Jio's launch of 4G services at affordable prices had underlined that at a 'value for money' proposition, consumer uptake picks up.
- March 13, 2021 05:55 PM IST
The gaming sector continued to remain the investor's favourite with e-sports company Nodwin Gaming raising $22.4 million from South Korea's Krafton for a minority stake in the company.
- March 12, 2021 07:48 PM IST
As per media reports, Tata's stake will translate into an enterprise value of Rs 13,500 crore for BigBasket.
- March 12, 2021 04:56 PM IST
The new rules for social media firms and OTT platforms have created a furore over whether they cut into freedom of expression, or whether these firms faced zero regulation before, and are now only going to be treated normally. Moneycontrol asked experts for their views.
- March 12, 2021 10:35 AM IST
In an exclusive interview with Moneycontrol, Ashish Fafadia, Managing Partner at Blume Ventures, holds forth on the mechanics of the VC’s latest fund, why it was challenging, why India should not become a colony for foreign funds, and whether Blume can repeat its success.
- March 11, 2021 07:50 PM IST
The funding was led by existing investor B Capital Group, with participation from Greycroft, Meritech Capital Partners, Premji Invest, PSP Growth, and e.ventures.
- March 11, 2021 12:07 PM IST
Hospitality startup gets a boost as competition watchdog directs MakeMyTrip, the country’s largest online travel agency, to relist Treebo properties. MakeMyTrip had de-listed Treebo and FabHotels properties in 2018 following an agreement with Softbank-backed Oyo
- March 10, 2021 06:08 PM IST
Based on usage and preferences customers can opt for one of the following plans, the binge, bite or bit.
- March 10, 2021 02:24 PM IST
Company plans to slowly widen its scope beyond venture debt and is looking at selective equity investments
- March 10, 2021 01:56 PM IST
Many entrepreneurs swear by the power of writing. It clarifies your thinking. Here’s how you can get good at it.
- March 09, 2021 08:06 PM IST
The company has given the employees an option to either get reimbursed for the costs of the vaccinations or get them for free at a partner hospital.
- March 09, 2021 05:33 PM IST
With this PoS application, a merchant will be able to accept payments through a debit or credit card just like a normal EDC machine - by tapping the card on the back of their smartphones.
- March 08, 2021 09:25 PM IST
As per the term sheet, Zo Rooms is entitled to seven percent of fully diluted shareholding of Oyo, including preferred and equity shares.
- March 08, 2021 04:10 PM IST
Dr Chaitra Harsha has dabbled in setting up dental clinics, a medical tourism venture, offered consulting services in the area of bioinformatics, among others.
- March 08, 2021 02:26 PM IST
In a first, LetsVenture has launched a platform exclusively for women angel investors. Although the startup ecosystem has grown rapidly in India over the years, the number of women investors has been very few.
- March 08, 2021 01:16 PM IST
Women who write the cheque also have to face bias at the workplace. “Years ago, when workspaces were designed, they were designed by men -- for men. That has not changed," one woman investor summed up the scenario now.
- March 07, 2021 09:22 PM IST
The issues between the two companies date back to 2015 when Zo Rooms, the budget hotel accommodation chain owned by Zostel Hospitality, was shut down after merger talks between the two companies failed.
- March 05, 2021 08:55 PM IST
Sridhar Vembu, founder of Zoho and Nithin Kamath, founder of Zerodha, opened up in the latest edition of Moneycontrol Masterclass about being bootstrapped, stock market bubbles, the challenges of Twitter and more.
- March 05, 2021 07:00 PM IST
In the week ended March 5 2021, edtech continued seeing traction while early stage deals across sectors saw some activity too.
- March 05, 2021 05:04 PM IST
Blume, an investor in Unacademy, Dunzo and Purplle, among others, is raising a secondaries fund in a unique structure in India's startup ecosystem—it is replacing old LPs with new LPs
- March 05, 2021 04:03 PM IST
Minister for Women and Child Development and Textiles, Smriti Zubin Irani who was also present at the virtual launch of the storefront, said out of 41,000 startups in India, 44 percent of them are women, reinforcing the role that women-led businesses are playing in India.
- March 05, 2021 03:21 PM IST
The number of women taking the entrepreneurial route has increased over the years. From a medium- to long-term perspective, the pandemic has also created opportunities thereby levelling the playing field for women entrepreneurs significantly, says Saroja Yeramilli, Founder and CEO, Melorra.
- March 05, 2021 10:00 AM IST
Tune in to this podcast to get a glimpse of what it's like being a woman fund manager in a man dominated world.
- March 05, 2021 09:34 AM IST
The co-founder of the $10 billion edtech behemoth tells Moneycontrol why she thinks the golden age of teachers is coming back and all about her plans to take her company global.