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Lenskart invests INR 5 crore in video analytics start-up Tango Eye

Retail eyewear brand Lenskart has invested INR 5 crore in video analytics SaaS start-up, Tango Eye, through the Lenskart Vision Fund. Tango Eye helps retail stores to improve efficiency, increase sales and security, by converting video data into actionable insights.

Digital transformation company Hakuna Matata raises funds

Chennai-headquartered digital transformation services provider Hakuna Matata Solutions has raised USD 1 million from industrial oil and chemical company Hardcastle Petrofer.

Zetwerk raises USD 210 million from Greenoaks Capital others

Business-to-business manufacturing services marketplace Zetwerk Manufacturing Business Pvt Ltd, has raised about USD 210 million as a part of its Series F funding round, led by US-based Greenoaks Capital. ICONIQ Strategic Partners, D1 Capital Partners, Steadview Capital Mauritius, Avenir Zetwerk Investors, Lightspeed Venture Partners, among other investors, participated in the […]

SecureNow raises USD 6 million from Apis Insurtech Fund I, others

SecureNow, an insurance broker focused on selling commercial insurance policies to small and medium-sized enterprises and mid-market clients, has raised USD 6 million from Apis Insurtech Fund I, managed by Apis Partners LLP, and Charan Singh.

GlobalBees enters unicorn club with USD 110 million funding led by Premji Invest

GlobalBees Brands Pvt Ltd, a Thrasio-style direct-to-consumer venture that aggregates and invests in e-commerce brands, has raised over USDS 110 million led by Premji Invest with participation from new investor, Steadview Capital and existing investors, SoftBank, FirstCry among others.

VR startup Metamall raises USD 4.6 million from token sales

Blockchain-based deeptech startup Metamall, has raised USD 4.6 Mn in a pre-IDO round through token sales. The round saw participation from new-age investors 316VC, CSP DAO, MarsVC, WLI Capital, BullPerks, HVS Ventures, CCK ventures, among others. Metamall provides a first-of-its-kind virtual reality experience on the blockchain. Users can build, explore, […]

Glii raises USD 100K from We Founder Circle

Glii, a dating and companionship app for the LGBTQIA+ community, raised USD 100,000 in a seed round from We Founder Circle.

Automobile startup Motozite raises undisclosed sum from We Founder Circle

Motozite has raised an undisclosed amount in a pre-Seed round from We Founder Circle. Motozite offers a curated inventory of pre-owned luxury cars, which includes a wide range of certified cars.

B2B platform Vendor Infra raises angel funding

Vendor Infra, a business-to-business platform for the infrastructure and construction industry, has raised USD 265,000 in an angel funding round led by execs from the infrastructure and IT industry. Vendor Infra is a B2B digital collaboration platform, primarily for infrastructure and construction companies, vendors, manufacturers, suppliers and consultants.

Neobank Jupiter raises USD 86 million in Series C round

Consumer-focused neobank Jupiter, has raised USD 86 million as part of its Series C fundraise as the startup gears up to offer its customers lending and wealth management services. The round was co-led by Tiger Global, QED and Sequoia Capital India. Also saw participation from other existing investors such as […]

Robotics firm ARAPL Raas raises funding for warehouse automation

ARAPL RaaS, a robotics and automation company, has raised USD 0.7 million in funding within two months of its existence as it strengthens its 10-minute delivery in supply management. ARAPL is a turnkey robotic automation solution provider for automotive industries and parking automation in the realty sector that offers RaaS […]

OWO raises USD 3 million in seed capital

OWO Technologies, an ecommerce startup offering online beverages and packaged drinking water, has raised a total seed funding of USD 3 million from marquee investors. OwO is creating disruptions in the online essentials space by launching water-as-a-service.

Klub’s aceler8 fund invests in online apparel firm Bewakoof

Bewakoof, a direct-to-consumer online apparel platform, has raised an undisclosed amount in a revenue-based financing round from Klub’s aceler8 fund.

AI-based Converged NoSql Pioneer BangDB Raises Bridge Funding Round from Ten Innovate

BangDB, a pioneer in AI based Converged NoSQL database technology, has raised an undisclosed amount in a bridge funding round led by TEN Innovate.

Healthcare startup Zorgers raises funds from Ritu Marya Family Office

Zorgers, a home healthcare start-up, has raised an undisclosed amount in an angel funding round from the Ritu Marya Family Office. Zorgers, specialises in at-home healthcare and offers services such as in-home ICU, critical care, and end-of-life palliative care, as well as assisted living-elderly care and cancer treatment at home.

Gaming startup EsportsXo raises Seed funding from We Founder Circle, others

SaaS-based gaming tournament discovery platform EsportsXo, has raised USD 1.1 million in its Seed funding round led by We Founder Circle. The round also saw participation from other investors including SOSV, Mumbai Angels Network, SucSEED Indovation Fund, The Gaming Lounge and FAAD Network.

RIL arm invests in oncology-focused startup Karkinos Healthcare

Oncology-focused managed healthcare platform Karkinos Healthcare. has received an undisclosed amount of investment from Reliance Digital Health. Karkinos is connecting cancer patients with every point of the quality cancer care continuum through an empathy-driven and digitally empowered network.

DERBI Foundation, Ah Ventures, others back Neauphony

Neauphony, a technology startup focused on wearable devices, has raised INR 1 crore in a funding round led by DERBI Foundation, a Bengaluru -based healthtech incubation centre, CIIE IIM Ahmedabad, and Ah Ventures.

NirogStreet raises USD 4 million in funding

NirogStreet, a technology-led Ayurveda doctor platform, has raised USD 4 million in a round led by CE-Ventures,the corporate venture capital platform of Crescent Enterprises and ICMG.

Varun Dhawan invests in nutrition brand Fast&Up

Fullife Healthcare Pvt. Ltd, which sells sports nutrition supplements under the brand Fast&Up, has secured funding for an undisclosed amount from actor Varun Dhawan.

Personal care brand Mamaearth buys content platform Momspresso

Honasa Consumer Pvt Ltd, parent company of personal care brand Mamaearth and The Derma Co, has bought content platform Momspresso in a bid to expand its consumer engagement strategies.

Assisted Fintech Startup Paisagrowth Raises USD 250K Funding

Assisted fintech startup Paisagrowth, has raised USD 250,000 in its seed round from startup accelerator GSF and other investors, including Dinesh Agarwal and Dinesh Gulati, CEO and COO respectively of IndiaMart, Rajesh Sawhney, founder and CEO of GSF and Pras Hanuma, CEO of Infoquest. Paisagrowth is a loan origination, screening […]

AngelList raises USD 25 million in its first close of early-stage quant fund

US-based crowdfunding platform AngelList, which connects startups to angel investors, has marked the first close of its USD 25 million early-stage data-driven fund to invest in early-stage startups. AngelList Early Stage Quant Fund, a new investment vehicle that plans USD 250,000 checks into over 100 companies.

Doosra raises seed funding from Omidyar Network India

Serial entrepreneur Aditya Vuchi’s privacy technology venture, Doosra, has raised seed funding of an undisclosed amount, led by Omidyar Network India. Other investors include Titan Capital and 2am Ventures. Doosra offers a SIM-less virtual mobile number to subscribers that helps them evade pesky calls and ensures privacy. By default, it […]