Feb 19, 2021 01:29 PM IST
Temasek-owned InnoVen Capital's annual report says that about 77 percent of startups consider growth a focus area over profitability. While surprising, there is more to it.
- Feb 19, 2021 10:04 AM IST
The startup will use the fund to expand its reach in Tier 3, 4 and smaller towns, Leverage Edu founder and Chief Executive Officer Akshay Chaturvedi has said.
- Feb 17, 2021 11:59 AM IST
The company is also is looking at going initial public offering (IPO) way over the next two years.
- Feb 15, 2021 11:10 AM IST
KreditBee's parent company, Finnov, slashed its Chinese investors that now hold only 10 percent as compared to previously holding 40 percent.
- Feb 15, 2021 10:24 AM IST
The SaaS startup was valued at $400 million last February, when it raised $70 million from a clutch of investors including Tiger Global and Steadview Capital. Innovaccer takes millions of data points such as patient profiles, risk factors and types of disease, and channels that data to digitise solutions for hospitals, clinics and patients
- Feb 13, 2021 08:18 AM IST
Dailyhunt has now raised $200 million in two months, a well-known makeup brand got funded and a gaming IPO may be on the way.
- Feb 10, 2021 10:59 AM IST
Mumbai-based transportation startup Cityflo was growing at a steady pace when the Covid pandemic hit. The lockdown that followed crippled the bus aggregator, with its services coming to a screeching halt overnight. However, as many a business fell by the wayside, Cityflo battled, survived , learnt lessons along the way, and is now looking to thrive. This is its story
- Feb 09, 2021 10:29 AM IST
Reddit has raised $250 million in funding led by venture-capital firm Vy Capital.
- Feb 05, 2021 01:49 PM IST
Blume Ventures, the Mumbai-based startup investor, is preparing to raise a secondaries fund to replace existing investors with new ones and pump money in up to 12 businesses.
- Feb 03, 2021 12:37 PM IST
Zetwerk procures manufacturing services such as fabrication, machining, casting and forging from small and medium companies and connects them to mid-to-large OEMs (original equipment manufacturers) and engineering, procurement and construction firms in India and South-East Asia.
- Jan 27, 2021 09:49 PM IST
With the new funds, the company plans to invest heavily in technology and human resource in order to handle the massive amount of unmet demand on the platform.
- Jan 21, 2021 04:31 PM IST
BlackSoil is a sector agnostic alternative credit platform and has deployed Rs 1,000 crore in last four years. It's other investments include Oyo, Spinny, Purplle, Zetwerks, Vogo and TVF
- Jan 20, 2021 02:03 PM IST
Ripplr is trying to digitise the entire supply chain ecosystem of the country for consumer brands, helping connect distributors with brands through a single technology platform.
- Jan 20, 2021 12:41 PM IST
Many companies across sectors are being overvalued, valued on shaky metrics, and venture capitalists are more bullish than ever. But, is there a reason to it- method behind the madness, or does India have a startup valuation bubble?
- Jan 18, 2021 11:48 AM IST
The company will use the funds to strengthen its leadership team and technology platform to create a virtual hospital network for its users
- Jan 15, 2021 01:48 PM IST
The fund will take a fixed percentage of a startup's revenue every month, This aligns risk for the investor and the company, and the startup doesn't need to dilute equity. This is a new model in India.
- Jan 13, 2021 03:53 PM IST
The company is banking on increased infusions from global and domestic investors in high-growth edutech companies amid the coronavirus pandemic and lockdown as interest in online education options boomed.
- Jan 07, 2021 11:47 AM IST
Co-founder and CEO of the company Jose Thattil said the aim was to make transactions seem “invisible” and “eliminate friction in payments with 100 percent reliability”.
- Jan 05, 2021 03:15 PM IST
The first tranche of $100 million equity is targeted by March 2021
- Jan 05, 2021 03:15 PM IST
Investors in Endiya’s current fund include the International Finance Corporation and the Nippon India Digital Innovation fund- an India-Japan initiative. Nippon is one of Japan’s largest life insurance players.
- Dec 31, 2020 01:17 PM IST
Shiprocket works with courier companies and connects merchants, consumers and supply-chain partners across India and around the world
- Dec 30, 2020 03:37 PM IST
As larger edtech unicorns grab the headlines, Moneycontrol looks at some of the interesting younger online learning startups.
- Dec 29, 2020 01:52 PM IST
Milner, along with other top VCs, is in talks to invest in gold loans startup Rupeek, nearly doubling its valuation in less than a year. Its current backers include Sequoia, Accel and Binny Bansal.
- Dec 23, 2020 03:15 PM IST
Byju's Classes rode the edtech wave and raked in close to a billion dollars from top VCs globally. Interestingly, Zomato has managed to raise $660 million even in the middle of a pandemic, data from Venture Intelligence shows.
- Dec 22, 2020 12:02 PM IST
Crypto-trading platform CoinDCX is set to expand its product suite and hire top level talent with the newly raised funds. It will invest in creating its own trading app CoinDCX Go looking to onboard regular traders into the crypto trading business.