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Zupee raises USD 30 million in funding led by WestCap Group, Tomales Bay Capital

Zupee, an Indian online skill-based gaming platform, has raised USD 30 million at a pre-money valuation of USD 500 million in Series B funding round. This round of funding has been co-led by Silicon Valley based WestCap Group and Tomales Bay Capital, with participation from Matrix Partners India & Orios […]

Remote employee startup Wishup raises USD 1 Million funding from Orios Venture Partners

Remote employee platform Wishup has raised USD 1 million in funding from Orios Venture Partners. The Delhi-based startup will use the funding to strengthen the supply end of the platform in India.

B2B marketplace Yojak raises USD 3.8 Million in pre-series A round led by Info Edge Ventures

Gurugram based B2B managed marketplace for finishing building materials Yojak, has announced has raised USD 3.8 million in a pre-series A round led by Info Edge Ventures. The round also saw participation from existing investors Kae Capital and angel investor Arun Venkatachallam.

D2C brand SleepyCat raises USD 3.8 Million from Saama Capital, DSG Consumer Partners, Sharrp Ventures

D2C sleep solutions brand SleepyCat, has raised USD 3.8 million in a funding round led by Saama Capital. The round also saw participation from existing investors DSG Consumer Partners and Sharrp Ventures.

myTVS raises USD 50 million in funding from Exor

myTVS, an online to offline automotive solutions company, has raised USD 50 million from a fund managed by Exor. The fresh funds will be used to scale its online-to-offline business model, expand throughout the country and build its cloud-based digital infrastructure for its business to consumer vertical.

Shell Ventures, Yamaha India, others invest USD 52 million Series C funding in Rapido

Bengaluru-based bike taxi platform Rapido, has raised USD 52 million in its Series C funding that saw new investors including Shell Ventures, Yamaha India, Cred founder Kunal Shah, Spotify India’s CEO Amarjit Singh Batra, and Positive Moves Consulting. Existing investors Pawan Munjal of Hero Group, Westbridge, Nexus Venture Partners, and […]

SuperLearn raises USD 300K pre-seed round led by Incubate Fund

SuperLearn, an after-school learning platform for children, has announced a pre-seed funding round of USD 300,000 from early-stage Japanese VC Incubate Fund and five angel investors, including Vishal Bharghav, Padmanabhan Thangarajan, Anuraag Gupta, and Karan Talwar.

DCode Care raises Seed round co-led by Inflection Point Ventures and PointOne Capital

DCode Care, a data-driven medical startup focused on critical illness, has raised an undisclosed amount in a Seed round co-led by Inflection Point Ventures and PointOne Capital.

Fintech Startup YPay Raises USD 400K Bridge Round From We Founder Circle

Fintech startup YPay on Monday said it raised a bridge round of $400,000 led by We Founder Circle. The bridge round also saw participation from marquee investors, including Amit Tyagi, Gaurav Juneja, Ravi Gupta, Founder of Safexpay, and a senior CXO, Pragatii Bhargava.

Edtech startup Kalam Labs raises pre-seed from Y Combinator, Lightspeed, and FirstCheque

Kalam Labs, the live game streaming startup that focuses on K-12 Learning with a multiplayer ecosystem, has raised an undisclosed pre-seed round from Y Combinator, Lightspeed, and FirstCheque.

Hash raises USD 3.5 million in Angel Round

Hash, a D2C millennial cigarette brand, has raised around USD 3.5 million in a recently concluded angel round. The round was led by Amrac Investment Trust, also saw participation by angels Kunal Shah of Founder Cred, Jitendra Gupta Founder and CEO of Jupiter, and others.

Edtech startup Whiz League raises USD 300K in seed round

Edtech startup Whiz League, raised USD 300,000 in its seed round led by ITI Growth Opportunities, with participation from Stanford Angels & Entrepreneurs India and Maheshwari Investments. Whiz League offers celebrity-driven, pre-recorded certificate and skill development courses for adults and children.

Construction industry-focused software startup Doxel raises USD 40 Million from Insight, others

Construction industry software-focused startup Doxel, has raised USD 40 million fundraise in a round led by New York-based private equity fund Insight Partners with participation from existing investors Andreessen Horowitz and Amplo.

SaaS startup Everstage raises USD 1.7 Million in seed round led by 3one4 Capital

Everstage a no-code commissions automation platform, has raised USD 1.7 million in seed funding led by 3one4 Capital. The round also saw participation from several angels including Prasanna Sankar, Co-founder of Rippling, Krish Subramanian and Rajaraman Santhanam, Co-founders of Chargebee and others.

IIFL AMC, Mankind Pharma, others invest in robotics platform Miko

Miko, a robotics firm that focuses on creating emotive products, has raised USD 28 million in a Series B funding round led by IIFL AMC, Mankind Pharma Family Office, Aroa Ventures, and Manish Choksi of Asian Paints. Existing investors IvyCap Ventures, Chiratae Ventures, YourNest Capital, and others also participated in […]

MetroRide secures seed funding from a consortium of global investors

MetroRide, India’s first AI-based electric mobility platform has raised an undisclosed amount in seed funding from angel investors spread across Silicon Valley, New Jersey, and India including senior global executives like Shailesh Powdwal, Sudhir Pai, Bhagirath Tanna, and serial entrepreneur Sushant Divakar.

Eruditus turns unicorn with USD 3.2 Billion valuation after USD 650 Million round led by Accel, Softbank

Eruditus, an edtech startup that offers professional education courses through collaboration with leading universities, has raised USD 650 million as a part of its latest Series E funding round led by Accel US and Softbank Vision Fund II at a post-money valuation of USD 3.2 billion.

Verlinvest, Sequoia Capital, others invest in pet care firm Heads Up For Tails

Pet care company Heads Up For Tails, has raised INFR 277 crore in a Series A funding round led by Verlinvest and Sequoia Capital India, along with participation from Amitell Capital and existing investor W&C PetTech.

Dailyhunt parent gets USD 450 million in new funds as valuation doubles

VerSe Innovation, the parent company of news aggregation platform Dailyhunt and short-video format Josh, has raised USD 450 million from investors led by Siguler Guff & Co, Baillie Gifford, affiliates of Carlyle Asia Partners Growth II, Bay Capital, and IIFL. Existing investors Sofina Group, Qatar Investment Authority and BCap also […]

Location analytics startup raises INR 9.6 Cr in seed round from Chiratae Ventures, Better Capital

Bengaluru-based location analytics startup, has raised INR 9.6 crores in a seed round from Chiratae Ventures and Better Capital. The round also saw participation from HNIs.

Software solutions provider Nirmata raises USD 4 Million in pre-Series A led by Z5 Capital

Nirmata, the software solutions provider for governance, compliance, security, and automation of production Kubernetes workloads and clusters, has raised USD 4 million in pre-Series A funding led by Z5 Capital, with participation from Uncorrelated Ventures, Samsung Next, Benhamou Global Ventures (BGV), and angel investors Saqib Syed and BV Jagadeesh.

Blue Tokai Coffee Roasters raises INR 17 Crore led by Anicut Angel Fund

Specialty coffee startup Blue Tokai Coffee Roasters, has raised INR 17 crore in a pre-Series B bridge round led by Anicut Angel Fund, the equity arm of Anicut Capital, with participation from other new and existing investors.

Dream Sports launches mega USD 250 million fund to invest in Indian startups

Dream Sports, which owns fantasy sports platform Dream11, has made an initial allocation of USD 250 million for its corporate venture capital and acquisitions arm. Dream Capital is looking to invest USD 1 million to USD 100 million in startups involved in sports, gaming, and fitness technology. The fund will […]

Fintech startup Grip Invest raises USD 3 Million in Series A round

Asset backed investments digital platform Grip Invest, has raised USD 3 Million in its Series A round led by Venture Highway and Endiya Partners. The round also saw participation from AdvantEdge, existing investors Anicut Angel Fund and Gemba Capital, as well as few angels.