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  • Boosted by COVID-19, global ed-tech funding crosses 2019 mark with 3 months to go: Report Sep 17, 2020 04:23 PM IST

    Boosted by COVID-19, global ed-tech funding crosses 2019 mark with 3 months to go: Report

    Compared to this year, ed-tech startups raised $4.8 billion across 604 rounds in 2019. Despite the funding boom this year, there were only 377 rounds -- the lowest in four years -- indicating larger cheque sizes per startup, with winners raising an outsized portion of the total capital.

  • Business Insight | After Jio, Silver Lake picks Byju's as tech investments boom Sep 09, 2020 05:35 PM IST

    Business Insight | After Jio, Silver Lake picks Byju's as tech investments boom

    In this edition of Business Insight, find out how the Indian tech companies are attracting investors.

  • Edutech startup Byju's receives funding from Silver Lake Sep 08, 2020 12:12 PM IST

    Edutech startup Byju's receives funding from Silver Lake

    The company raised $500 million in the current funding round, which was led by Silver Lake, according to media reports.

  • Byju’s raises $122 million from DST Global at $10 billion valuation Aug 26, 2020 08:42 PM IST

    Byju’s raises $122 million from DST Global at $10 billion valuation

    Byju’s is allotting 42,666 Series F preference shares at an issue price of Rs 213,042.13 per share for a 1.2 per cent stake for DST Global

  • Byju’s acquired Whitehat Jr for a cool $300 million but that’s not what’s important Aug 12, 2020 11:54 AM IST

    Byju’s acquired Whitehat Jr for a cool $300 million but that’s not what’s important

    The superpower that Karan Bajaj the yogi, who has written four books before Whitehat Jr, has is his ability to sleep it off.

  • Remember GMVs? Startups now flaunt ARR—an equally fuzzy, misleading metric Aug 12, 2020 10:27 AM IST

    Remember GMVs? Startups now flaunt ARR—an equally fuzzy, misleading metric

    The Annual Revenue Run rate is a much-abused metric and doesn’t give a correct picture of a company’s prospects or financial health, say industry insiders.  

  • WhiteHat Jr founder Karan Bajaj opens up about $300 million Byju’s deal, coding, edtech startup boom and more Aug 11, 2020 08:25 AM IST

    WhiteHat Jr founder Karan Bajaj opens up about $300 million Byju’s deal, coding, edtech startup boom and more

    Karan Bajaj wears many hats — he is an author of four books, was a consultant and taught yoga. How did he manage to sell his startup, still not two years old, to India’s second largest startup in an all-cash deal?

  • What is holding back India’s healthtech sector? Aug 07, 2020 01:23 PM IST

    What is holding back India’s healthtech sector?

    Coronavirus outbreak has given a boost to business but it is not enough as questions remain over fundamentals and the profitability of the sector in which margins are low and competition intense.

  • WhiteHat Jr. acquisition will help scale offerings to new countries: Byju’s CEO Aug 07, 2020 12:17 PM IST

    WhiteHat Jr. acquisition will help scale offerings to new countries: Byju’s CEO

    Byju’s is currently the second-highest valued startup in India after payments firm Paytm. In June, it raised an undisclosed amount from US-based BOND Capital at a valuation of USD 10.5 billion.

  • Byju's acquires WhiteHat Jr in $300mn deal Aug 05, 2020 09:52 PM IST

    Byju's acquires WhiteHat Jr in $300mn deal

    WhiteHat Jr is India’s second largest ed-tech company at a revenue run rate of $150 Million.

  • Is Byju’s real worth over $10 billion, what is its true worth and other key questions answered Jul 31, 2020 09:05 PM IST

    Is Byju’s real worth over $10 billion, what is its true worth and other key questions answered

    A spokesperson for Byju’s clarifies that there is no liquidation preference or anti-dilution protection on any of the shares and so there is no difference between the primary and secondary shares. All the shares have the same value.

  • Inside India's online education boom Jul 16, 2020 06:18 PM IST

    Inside India's online education boom

    Critics say most companies are overvalued and long-term growth is a big question, but industry insiders say it is just the beginning of something big.

  • Byju's latest fund raise from Mary Meeker helps it bag 'decacorn' tag, now valued at over $10 billion Jun 26, 2020 02:00 PM IST

    Byju's latest fund raise from Mary Meeker helps it bag 'decacorn' tag, now valued at over $10 billion

    Byju's is now the second-most most valuable startup in India after Paytm, which is valued at around $16 billion.

  • General Atlantic invests $200 mn in BYJU'S Feb 07, 2020 07:00 PM IST

    General Atlantic invests $200 mn in BYJU'S

    The sources added that BYJU'S has raised over $1.3 billion and the current round values it at about $8.2 billion.

  • Startup Corner | Byju’s small city aspirations may partly explain its $8 billion valuation Jan 14, 2020 04:10 PM IST

    Startup Corner | Byju’s small city aspirations may partly explain its $8 billion valuation

    At $8 billion, Byju’s is the most valued ed-tech firm in the world, and the third most-valued startup in India after Paytm and Oyo

  • Tiger Global Management invests in BYJU'S Jan 09, 2020 06:52 PM IST

    Tiger Global Management invests in BYJU'S

    The statement said BYJU'S launched a product for young learners (Grades 1-3) in 2019. It is also working on launching programmes in vernacular languages.

  • BYJU'S reduces loss to Rs 8.82 crore in FY19; revenue up at Rs 1,305.92 cr Dec 17, 2019 09:15 PM IST

    BYJU'S reduces loss to Rs 8.82 crore in FY19; revenue up at Rs 1,305.92 cr

    Think & Learn Pvt Ltd, the entity that runs BYJU'S, reduced its loss to Rs 8.82 crore in the fiscal ended March 2019 from a loss of Rs 37.15 crore in FY18, documents sourced by Paper.vc showed.

  • Sequoia’s India arm may raise $200 mn to bolster sixth fund Jul 31, 2019 11:00 AM IST

    Sequoia’s India arm may raise $200 mn to bolster sixth fund

    Move said to be driven by interest from limited partners and a fast-growing market

  • Byju Raveendran is newest addition to India's billionaire club Jul 29, 2019 06:19 PM IST

    Byju Raveendran is newest addition to India's billionaire club

    Earlier this month, Think & Learn, the parent firm of Byju's, bagged $150 million in funding. The deal placed the education app's value at $5.7 billion.

  • Startup Corner | ShopClues' woes point to a bigger malaise unfolding in venture world Jul 23, 2019 09:47 AM IST

    Startup Corner | ShopClues' woes point to a bigger malaise unfolding in venture world

    The famed startup story is showing cracks. Once a leader in unbranded products, ShopClues is an example of how lack of foresight and complacency can affect a business

  • Startups | At $5.5 bn valuation, Byju’s is making investors sit up and take note Jul 17, 2019 12:39 PM IST

    Startups | At $5.5 bn valuation, Byju’s is making investors sit up and take note

    Byju’s valuation is making news. The sheer size of India’s education market and growth prospects could be the key factor at play

  • Byju's to receive $200-250 million investment from Qatar sovereign fund: Report Jun 17, 2019 05:10 PM IST

    Byju's to receive $200-250 million investment from Qatar sovereign fund: Report

    The deal will be QIA's first direct investment in an Indian startup.

  • Byju's valued at $4 billion, raises $400 million from CPPIB, Naspers, General Atlantic: Report Dec 12, 2018 11:34 AM IST

    Byju's valued at $4 billion, raises $400 million from CPPIB, Naspers, General Atlantic: Report

    In June, Byju’s said it touched Rs 100 crore in monthly revenue and raised its annual revenue target for this year to Rs 1,400 crore

  • Byju's near $2 billion valuation: Here's how it all began Sep 03, 2018 03:21 PM IST

    Byju's near $2 billion valuation: Here's how it all began

    In July last year, Byju’s, run by Think and Learn Pvt, had raised about $40 million from Tencent, months after raising $30 million from Verlinvest

  • Year 2017: Ed-tech startups took the B2B route to survive in a tough mkt Dec 27, 2017 09:41 PM IST

    Year 2017: Ed-tech startups took the B2B route to survive in a tough mkt

    Funding in Indian ed-tech sector slid to USD 90 million in the first half of 2017, from USD 104 million in the same period of 2016.

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