May 07, 2015 11:03 AM IST
At present, Toppr has over 1,70,000 students on its platform. Students practised over 2.5 million questions in April, the company said. Last month, Toppr.com acquired EasyPrep, another player in the online test preparation segment.
- Apr 30, 2015 12:17 PM IST
BPCL said that the notes will be listed on the Singapore Stock Exchange and the proceeds will be used for capital expenditures purposes. Shares of BPCL were trading at Rs 776.90 apiece, up 2.81 percent on the BSE.
- Apr 10, 2015 06:13 PM IST
Ola is locked in intense negotiations over the new round of funding as investors are closely "studying the firm's future plans," sources close to the development said.
- Apr 09, 2015 04:37 PM IST
Urban Ladder has raised USD 27 million from Kalaari Capital, SAIF Partners and Steadview Capital in the past three years. Besides, Tata Group Chairman Emeritus Ratan Tata had also made a personal investment in the company in November 2014, it said in a statement.
- Apr 09, 2015 04:34 PM IST
India in December ordered all unregistered web-based taxi companies to halt services until they obtain an operating licence after a driver contracted with Uber was accused of rape.
- Apr 08, 2015 02:32 PM IST
Easy availability of smartphones and cheap data plans have resulted in most of those transactions to be made via apps, where consumers use their mobile phones for everything from buying clothes to booking movie tickets.
- Apr 07, 2015 02:13 PM IST
Quikr has more than 30 million monthly consumers and small business users across 1000 cities. The firm had last year raised USD 60 million funding for business expansion.
- Apr 07, 2015 10:29 AM IST
Dienelt co-founded the paper bitcoin wallet company Lazzerbee while working at Morgan Stanley, where he had been for almost a decade. He most recently managed a team of futures specialists in the bank's private wealth business.
- Apr 07, 2015 09:42 AM IST
Last month, Kishore Biyani-promoted Future Retail said it planned to raise up to Rs 1,500 crore through debt instruments to replace high cost loans and to invest on brand building and marketing.
- Apr 07, 2015 08:42 AM IST
Rubin, who was also head of head of Google's nascent robotics effort, stepped down from the company in October after a nine-year stint during which he built Android into a free, open-source software platform.
- Apr 06, 2015 02:15 PM IST
As per the draft letter of offer of Deccan Gold filed with Sebi, the company would issue nearly 3 crore shares of face value of Re 1 "for an aggregate amount of Rs 444.14 million to the eligible shareholders on rights basis".
- Apr 06, 2015 08:24 AM IST
The five-year old online retailer's gains may allow it to win over more customers who prize convenience and experience over cost savings, while taking advantage of its Alibaba relationship to help American retailers sell to China's still-growing middle class.
- Apr 02, 2015 03:39 PM IST
According to early data from Venture Intelligence, a research service focused on private company financials, transactions and their valuations, the investment in the said quarter registered a year-on-year jump, but declined on a quarter-on-quarter basis.
- Apr 01, 2015 06:29 PM IST
PFC on Wednesday signed an MoU with the Ministry of Power for the financial year 2015-16. As per the pact, the company will disburse loans worth Rs 44,440 crore during the current fiscal.
- Mar 31, 2015 06:32 PM IST
The Rs 5,600 crore scam surfaced at FTIL's subsidiary NSEL in August 2013 affecting 13,000 investors. The spot exchange has recovered only Rs 371.8 crore from defaulters as on March 30 this year.
- Mar 31, 2015 04:49 PM IST
At present, India has 71 million tonnes (MT) of conventional storage space, including 33 MT under the control of state-run Food Corporation of India (FCI), while the remaining belongs to state agencies and Central Warehousing Corporation.
- Mar 30, 2015 10:03 PM IST
Nina Waterproofing Systems (Nina) was incorporated on November 11, 2014 to engage in the business of supply, installation and application of waterproofing systems. Shares of the company today closed at Rs 597.45 apiece on BSE today.
- Mar 17, 2015 06:26 PM IST
Online furniture retailer Pepperfry on Tuesday said it will raise fresh funds of USD 60-80 million (up to Rs 500 crore) in the next two months.
- Feb 18, 2015 08:08 PM IST
It has been observed that many students from leading business schools are opting to start a business over taking a job offer. Though start ups offer big upside, these young entrepreneurs cannot afford to ignore these five things.
- Jan 08, 2015 09:53 PM IST
With the new investor on board, CommonFloor says it will leverage Google's technical and operational expertise. Though the company is well capitalised at the moment, it is open to new rounds of funding.
- Dec 30, 2014 03:12 PM IST
If 2014 was the year of fast growth and easy money for India‘s leading ecommerce ventures, 2015 may turn out to be one where they will put to use all the cash they acquired through investors.
- Dec 30, 2014 11:37 AM IST
It's boom time in the e-commerce space but only smart players will survive the competition. Here's how to acquire staying power
- Oct 15, 2014 11:54 AM IST
Analysts at Nomura estimated in a research note in July that India's e-commerce industry could quadruple to USD 43 billion over the next five years from USD 10 billion in 2013, driven by online retail.
- Feb 03, 2014 02:54 PM IST
Thumbs-down for early-stage start-ups; biggest deal cracked in food sector
- Jan 23, 2014 04:55 PM IST
Not every start-up needs an incubator. But for those that do, which incubation programmes do you choose? And, no, 'incubation' is not synonymous with 'funding'