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Elevation Capital leads Series B funding in rural lending startup SarvaGram

Rural lending startup SarvaGram, has raised USD 10.5 million as part of its Series B funding round led by Elevation Capital. Existing investor Elevar Capital also participated in this round.

Edtech startup Newton School secures Series A cheques from RTP Global, HNIs

Education technology startup Newton School, has raised USD 5 million in a Series A funding round led by Russian venture capital firm RTP Global, also an investor in Indian startups such as Cred and Rebel Foods. Nexus Venture Partners and Prophetic Ventures were returning investors in the round.

Qatar fund, US investor lead Dailyhunt parent’s round aimed at short-video push

VerSe Innovation Pvt. Ltd, the parent of online news and content platform Dailyhunt and short video app Josh, has raised around USD 100 million as part of its Series H round of funding led by sovereign wealth fund Qatar Investment Authority (QIA) and US-based Glade Brook Capital Partners. Canaan Valley […]

Lead Angels Network backs eSports platform Gamerji

Ahmedabad-based eSports platform Gamerji has raised an undisclosed amount from Lead Angels Network as part of its ongoing seed funding round.

Elevation Capital leads Series C round in cosmetics brand SUGAR

Make-up brand SUGAR Cosmetics has raised USD 21 million in its Series C funding round led by Elevation Capital. Existing investors A91 Partners, India Quotient and Stride Ventures also participated in this round.

US stock trading platform for Indians Vested Finance raises USD 3.6 million

San Francisco based online investment platform provider Vested Finance, has raised USD 3.6 million in a seed funding round from Moving Capital, Ovo Fund and TenOneTen Ventures in the United States, and Inflection Point Ventures and Venture Catalysts in India.

ExMyB raises seed round led by Campus Fund

ExMyB, a B2B services marketplace startup for businesses has raised an undisclosed round of funding from Campus Fund and other angel investors.

Agritech startup Origo raises INR 75 Crore in debt funding from YES Bank

Gurugram-based Origo Commodities, a leading commodities and rural finance company, has received INR 75 crore in debt funding from YES Bank.

Mental health startup InnerHour raises USD 5.2 Million Series A investment led by Lightbox

Mental health startup InnerHour, has raised USD 5.2 million inits Series A funding led by Lightbox, with an investment of USD 4.5 million. Other participants include Capricorn Ventures, Micasa Investments (Singapore), Pankaj Sahni, CEO, Medant and others.

Cannabis startup Hemp Horizons raises INR 2 Crore led by Mumbai Angels with participation from AngelList

Cannabis startup Hemp Horizons, a GMP certified and USFDA registered hemp seed processing company, has raised INR 2 crore as part of its seed funding round led by Mumbai Angels Network with participation from AngelList.

Aviom Housing Finance raises INR 10 Crore in debt from Blacksoil India Credit Fund

Delhi-based AVIOM India Housing Finance, has raised INR 10 crores debt from Mumbai-based Blacksoil ’s new alternate investment fund – Blacksoil India Credit Fund.

Online physiotherapy startup YourPhysio raises USD 350K from Better Capital and Titan Capital

Nagpur-based online physiotherapy and pain relief startup YourPhysio, has raised a USD 350,000 pre-seed round of funding led by Better Capital. The round also saw participation from Titan Capital and other angel investors.

Gaming platform MPL close to morphing into unicorn after latest Series D funding

Fantasy gaming and esports platform Mobile Premier League (MPL) has raised USD 95 million in a Series D round of funding led by Composite Capital and Moore Strategic Ventures, with participation from Base Partners, RTP Global, SIG, Go-Ventures, Telstra Ventures, Founders Circle and Play Ventures.

Vernacular Microblogging Platform Koo Raises Series A Funding From 3One4 Capital, Others

Regional language focussed microblogging app Koo has raised USD 4.1 Mn as part of its Series A funding round from 3one4 Capital.Other participants include Accel, Kalaari Capital, Blume Ventures, and Dream Incubator.

Satya MicroCapital raises INR 153 crore in equity from Japan’s Gojo & Company

Microfinance company Satya MicroCapital, has raised INR 153 crore in equity from Japan’s Gojo & Company Inc.

Fintech and legaltech startup Qapita raises undisclosed amount from East Ventures

Qapita, a Singapore-based provider of digital equity management SaaS solutions, has secured an undisclosed strategic investment from East Ventures.

Coding & Placement Platform PrepBytes Raises Seed Round From Equanimity Ventures

Delhi-NCR based coding and placement preparation platform, PrepBytes, has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from an early-stage venture capital firm Equanimity Ventures.

Digital health startup Remedico raises INR 4 Crore led by AWE Funds

Remedico, a healthtech startup focused on providing mobile telemedicine-based dermatology solutions to Indian Gen-Z and millennial consumers, has raised a INR 4 crore bridge round investment led by AWE (Achieving Women Equity) Funds. Existing investors Venture Catalysts and Parkview Investment Advisors also participated in the round.

University of Tokyo Edge Capital leads round in virtual voice agent developer Agara

Agara, which develops artificial intelligence based autonomous voice agents focused on enterprises, has raised USD 4.3 million in a pre-Series A extension funding round led by The University of Tokyo Edge Capital Partners Co. Ltd (UTEC). Other participants in this round include Blume Ventures and RTP Global.

Danish development finance institution leads Series C round in dialysis firm DCDC

DCDC Health Services Pvt. Ltd, which operates dialysis centres under the brand Deep Chand Dialysis Centre, has closed its Series C funding round of INR 150 crore led by Investment Fund for Developing Countries (IFU), a development finance institution of Denmark.

Bengaluru manufacturing startup Zetwerk raises USD 120 Million in Series D round led by Greenoaks Capital, Lightspeed Venture Partners

Bengaluru-based manufacturing platform Zetwerk raised US 120 million in a Series D funding led by Greenoaks Capital and Lightspeed Venture Partners. Other investors, including Sequoia Capital India and Kae Capital, also participated in the round.

Digital healthcare startup MediBuddy closes USD 40 Million in Series B round

Bengaluru-based digital healthcare platform MediBuddy, has closed its USD 40 million Series B funding round led by India Life Sciences Fund III, LLC, along with participation from other investors.

Ex-Uber finance director invests USD 150K in intercity transit platform GoTo

Delhi-based intercity transit platform GoToMobility has raised USD 150,000 from ex-Uber finance head Jesse Lucas, at a valuation of around USD 11 million.

Snackmaker Happilo raises INR 100 crore in first external funding round

Happilo, a healthy gourmet snacking brand, has raised INR 100 crore from A91 Partners in its first external funding round. The capital raised will be used for capital expenditure, for automation and to expand marketing and distribution capabilities.