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22/01/2019

John Chambers sets up plans take Indian startups global

John Chambers, chairman emeritus of Cisco and founder of JC2 Ventures, sets up plans to invest in Indian startups and entrepreneurs.
22/01/2019

SoftBank invests USD 150 million in FirstCry as part of larger round

Pune-based Brainbees Solutions Pvt Ltd, which operates online-first baby products retailer FirstCry, has raised USD 150 million as part of the first tranche of a new funding round from Japanese tech conglomerate SoftBank
22/01/2019

Kalaari Capital invests in agri-tech startup

Early-stage venture capital firm Kalaari Capital has bet on a startup in the agricultural technology segment punjab-based agri-analytics startup AgNext Technologies.
22/01/2019

CIIE, Axilor and Unitus back radiology platform 5C Network

Bengaluru-based radiology platform 5C Network (India) Pvt Ltd has raised an undisclosed seed amount from Unitus Ventures, Axilor Ventures, and the Centre for Innovation Incubation and Entrepreneurship.
21/01/2019

DSG Consumer Partners bets on personal care startup Arata

Early-stage investment firm DSG Consumer Partners has invested INR 3,5 crore in personal care products maker Arata Zero Chemicals.
18/01/2019

Byju’s buys US learning platform Osmo for USD 120 million

Education technology firm Byju’s on Wednesday said it has acquired US-based learning platform Osmo for USD 120 million as part of an aggressive international expansion plan.
18/01/2019

Loantap raises INR 57 crore

Digital lending platform Loantap raised INRs 57 crore through a combination of debt and equity in its fifth round of fundraising led by Bengaluru-based early-stage venture capital fund 3one4 Capital, existing investors such as Shunwei Capital, Kae Capital, India Quotient, Tuscan Venture and angel investor Ashish Goenka also participated.
18/01/2019

Komparify acquires iReff; Dailyhunt secures additional Series E capital

Komparify, a mobile recharge platform, acquired iReff, a mobile plans app, for an undisclosed sum in an all-cash deal
18/01/2019

Alteria Capital invests in digital lender ZestMoney

Bengaluru-based shopping loan marketplace ZestMoney raised funding from venture debt firm Alteria Capital
17/01/2019

Lightspeed, Bain value Indian founders-led Rubrik at USD 3.3 bn in new round

Cloud data management firm Rubrik has raised USD 261 million in a Series E round of funding from new and existing investors.
17/01/2019

AnyPay leads investment in digital payments firm Instamojo

Online payments, commerce and lending platform for small businesses Instamojo Technologies Pvt. Ltd said it has raised USD 7 million in a Series B funding round, led by existing investor AnyPay.
17/01/2019

Danone’s venture arm bets on Epigamia yogurt maker in debut Asia deal

Drums Food International Pvt Ltd  has raised INR 182 crore in a Series C round led by Belgium’s Verlinvest and the venture investment arm of French food giant Danone.
17/01/2019

Matrix Partners invests more money in SaaS startup ITILITE

Bengaluru-based ITILITE Technologies Pvt Ltd, which provides a software-as-a-service platform to companies for managing their travel requirements, has raised Rs 30 crore in a Series A funding round from existing investor Matrix Partners India and others.
17/01/2019

Microsoft venture fund M12 makes debut India investment, bets on Innovaccer

Microsoft’s corporate venture fund, M12, has backed health-tech startup Innovaccer in its first India investment.
17/01/2019

Turtlemint raises INR 178 crore from Sequoia India, others

Insurance distribution company Turtlemint has raised USD 25 million in a Series-B round of funding, led by Sequoia India along with participation from existing investors Blume Ventures and Nexus Venture Partners.
16/01/2019

Zoomtail Tech raises funds in a round led by Matrix Partners

Zoomtail Technologies, which runs a fashion commerce-enabling platform, has raised an undisclosed amount in seed capital from investors led by Matrix Partners India.
16/01/2019

Kalaari leads funding in scooter-sharing startup Vogo

Chennai-based Vogo Automotive Pvt Ltd, which operates an eponymous scooter-sharing platform, has raised INR 63 crore in a fresh funding round from a clutch of existing investors.
16/01/2019

LGT Impact leads investment in fresh-produce distributor Waycool

Chennai-based Waycool Foods & Products Pvt Ltd, which operates an omni-channel fresh-produce distributor, has raised INR 120 crore in debt and equity from investors led by Zurich-headquartered LGT Impact.
15/01/2019

Baby products platform Hopscotch eyes up to USD 75 million funding

Baby apparel and clothing platform Hopscotch, operated by Hit The Mark, is looking to raise around USD 50-75 million to fund its growth plans.
15/01/2019

Leverage EdTech gets USD1,3 m in pre-series A funding

Leverage EdTech, which owns and operates artificial intelligence-based ed-tech marketplace Leverage Edu, has raised about  INR 9 crore in its Pre-series A funding round, led by DSG Consumer Partners and Blume Ventures.
15/01/2019

Flipkart co-founder Sachin Bansal invests USD 21 million in Ola

Flipkart co-founder Sachin Bansal has invested USD 21 million in ANI Technologies Pvt Ltd, which operates homegrown cab-hailing major Ola.
14/01/2019

Accel, Omidyar Network top up investment in online mutual funds platform Scripbox

Scripbox Advisors Pvt Ltd, which operates an eponymous online investment platform, has raised around USD 22 million in a fresh funding round from new and existing investors.
14/01/2019

Venture debt provider Alteria Capital backs Faasos

Rebel Foods,an internet kitchen platform that owns and operates a number of brands including Faasos and Behrouz Biryani, has raised INR 30 crore from venture debt firm Alteria Capital.
14/01/2019

Existing investors plan USD 100-million pep pill for Pepperfry

Goldman Sachs PE, Norwest Venture Partners and Bertelsmann India Investments may invest USD 100 million in branded furniture etailer Pepperfry
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