Global investment bank Nomura is looking to invest in fin-tech startups in India, among other countries, using its newly-set up $100-million fund housed under subsidiary N-Village. It will also back venture capital (VC) funds catering to the fin-tech theme.
Mumbai-based food delivery startup Holachef Hospitality Pvt Ltd has raised $3 million in a Series B round of funding from SIDBI Venture Capital Ltd and existing investor Kalaari Capital. Holachef delivers ready-to-eat home-cooked food to consumers.
Flipkart-backed GPS navigation and location-based services provider MapmyIndia, which is operated by New Delhi-based CE Info Systems Pvt Ltd, has acquired Bengaluru-based VIDTEQ for an undisclosed amount. Run by Vidteq (I) Pvt Ltd, VidTeq VideoMap technology allows users to view the video clip of a route between two locations within a city.
Delhi-based healthcare technology startup Navia Life Care Pvt Ltd has raised angel funding from Benori Ventures LLP, which is led by former Evalueserve chief operating officer Ashish Gupta.The funding will be utilized for technology and business development.
Mumbai-based LightSaber Food Ventures Pvt Ltd, which sells health snacks through online and offline channels under the Snackible brand, has raised $175,000 in an angel round of funding led by a clutch of individual investors and high-net-worth individuals (HNIs). The funding will be utilized for expanding operations in India and abroad as well as marketing and hiring across verticals.