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29/08/2018

Nexus, Omidyar Network & Shunwei Capital back vernacular health content startup

Medical content startup myUpchar has raised USD 5 million in a Series A round of funding from investment firms Nexus Venture Partners, Omidyar Network and Shunwei Capital.
29/08/2018

Orios Venture Partners, NEA invest in entertainment website MissMalini

MissMalini Entertainment Pvt Ltd, operator of an eponymous lifestyle and entertainment content website, has raised around USD 1 million in a pre-Series A round of funding from venture capital firms Orios Venture Partners and New Enterpise Associates.
28/08/2018

‘Oracle of Omaha,’ Warren Buffett in talks for a slice of Paytm

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway is in talks to invest about INR 2,000-2,500 crore in Paytm parent One97 Communications.
27/08/2018

Rooter raises around INR 4 crore in pre-series A

Live sports social engagement startup Rooter has raised around INR 4 crore in pre-Series A round from a clutch of investors.
27/08/2018

ZestMoney raises around USD 13 million in a round led by Xiaomi

Digital lending platform ZestMoney has raised around USD 13 million in an extension of its Series-A round led by Chinese smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi.
27/08/2018

Fintech startup Shubh Loans raises around USD 4 million from Saama Capital, others

Datasigns Technologies Pvt Ltd, which runs fintech lending platform Shubh Loans, has raised around USD 4 million in an investment led by Saama Capital.
27/08/2018

Fincare raises around USD 13 million from existing investors True North, TA Associates and others

Fincare Business Services Ltd, the promoter of Fincare Small Finance Bank, has raised INR 95 crore through a rights issue from existing investors, including True North, TA Associates and Tata Opportunities Fund.
27/08/2018

EY executive invests in omnichannel fashion startup Modestreet

Noida-based Modestreet Internet Pvt Ltd, an online omnichannel fashion shopping and discovery platform, has raised an undisclosed sum of angel investment from Anshika Aggarwal.
24/08/2018

Car-sharing startup Revv raises USD 14 million led by Korean automaker Hyundai

Car-sharing startup Revv has secured about USD 14 million in a Series B funding round led by Hyundai Motor, South Korea’s largest automaker.
24/08/2018

CIIE’s Bharat Inclusion Initiative strikes maiden deal in fin-tech startup Kaleidofin

Bharat Inclusion Initiative, the seed fund set up by IIM Ahmedabad’s Centre for Innovation Incubation and Entrepreneurship (CIIE), has invested an undisclosed sum in financial technology platform Kaleidofin.
24/08/2018

Fin-tech fund Rainmatter invests in options trading platform Sensibull

Options trading platform Sensibull has raised about USD 357,000 from Rainmatter, a fin-tech fund and incubator managed by stock broking firm Zerodha.
24/08/2018

CBA Capital backs professional education firm Imarticus Learning

Imarticus Learning Pvt Ltd, a professional education platform, has raised USD 2 million in its Series B round from venture capital fund CBA Capital.
24/08/2018

Accel, angels invest in workplace discussion app Hush

Workplace discussion platform Hush has raised an undisclosed amount in a seed round of funding from venture capital firm Accel Partners, Sanjay Nadkarni, who co-founded baby products e-tailer BabyOye and a clutch of angel investors.
24/08/2018

IAN, LetsVenture angels back student housing platform University Living

Delhi-based University Living, an online global student housing marketplace, has raised an undisclosed sum in a pre-Series A round led by Indian Angel Network (IAN) and LetsVenture.
24/08/2018

Augmented reality startup HoloSuit gets funding from Singapore, India investors

HoloSui has raised an undisclosed sum of funding from three investors—Shabir Momin, Rohit Nanda, and Mohammed Sirajuddin.
24/08/2018

Info Edge invests in health-tech platform MedCords

Info Edge (India) Ltd has invested USD 377,071 in medical healthcare records platform MedCords.
24/08/2018

Colgate-Palmolive invests Series A capital in Bombay Shaving Company

Male grooming brand Bombay Shaving Company has raised an undisclosed amount in its Series A round of funding led by consumer goods major Colgate-Palmolive.
23/08/2018

Options trading firm Sensibull gets around INR 2 crore seed from Zerodha

Online stock broking startup Zerodha has invested around INR 2 crore as seed fund in Sensibull, a startup working in the options trading business.
23/08/2018

Car and bike pooling platform Quick Ride in Talks to Raise USD 4 million

Car and bike pooling platform Quick Ride is in talks to raise USD 4 million in a round led by Sequoia Capital.
23/08/2018

HK-based Asia Alternatives closes fourth India venture fund at around USD 16 million

Hong Kong-based Asia Alternatives has closed its fourth India venture fund at around USD 16 million.
23/08/2018

Colgate-Palmolive invests Series A capital in Bombay Shaving Company

Male grooming brand Bombay Shaving Company has raised an undisclosed amount in its Series A round of funding led by consumer goods major Colgate-Palmolive.
23/08/2018

Packaged food startup Sattviko raises fresh capital from angel investors

Rajasthan-based Rays Culinary Delights Pvt Ltd, which runs packaged food products startup Sattviko, has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from a bunch of angel investors.
22/08/2018

Flipkart acquires speech recognition startup Liv.ai

India’s largest online marketplace Flipkart has bought Liv,ai, an artificial intelligence (AI) start-up which has built a platform that converts speech to text in 10 Indian languages.
22/08/2018

Singapore IT refurbishment firm invests in recommerce platform InstaCash

Jaipur-based recommerce platform InstaCash has raised an undisclosed sum in fresh funding from Singapore-based CompAsia, an information technology refurbishment firm.
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