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Bharat Innovation Fund leads extended Series B investment in CreditVidya

InfoCredit Services Pvt Ltd, which operates credit-scoring platform CreditVidya, has raised USD 3 million in an extended Series B round of funding led by Bharat Innovation Fund.

DSG Consumer Partners seeks to raise USD 50 million for third fund

Indain and Southeast Asia focused early stage fund DSG Consumer Partners seeks to raise USD 50 million for third fund

Fireside Ventures leads funding round in food brand Kapiva Ayurveda

Food brand Kapiva Ayurveda said it has raised USD 2,5 million in a fresh round of funding led by early-stage consumer-focused venture fund Fireside Ventures.

Anthill Ventures backs social gaming firm Rooter Sports

Delhi-based sport social gaming platform Rooter Sports Technologies Pvt Ltd has raised INR 1 crore from Hyderabad-based early-stage investment and scaling platform Anthill Ventures.

Sequoia Capital leads funding round for online investment platform Groww

Groww, an online platform which sells mutual funds, has raised INR 44 crore in a Series A round led by Sequoia Capital India.

Fintech startup floated by ex-Lendingkart execs MoneyOnClick raises funding

, MoneyOnClick has raised INR 16 crore as part of its first institutional funding round from undisclosed investors.

Meenakshi Group launches USD 10 million startup fund

Hyderabad-based real estate and infrastructure developer Meenakshi Group has floated a USD 10-million startup fund called Meenakshi Multiples.

Matrix Partners leads USD 1.7 million round in Liquiloans

Peer-to-peer lending platform Liquiloans has raised INR 12 crore in a funding round led by venture capital firm Matrix Partners.

GoMechanic raises up to USD 4.9 million in funding round led by Sequoia Capital

Automobile repair and service solution startup GoMechanic has raised INR 30-35 crore in a Series A round led by Sequoia Capital.

M1xchange raised a Series A round of funding

M1xchange, run by Mynd solutions Pvt Ltd, has raised a Series A round of funding from Mayfield India and SIDBI Ventures.

SAMA NextGen raise funding

Singapore-based SAMA NextGen Pte Ltd has raised an undisclosed amount in a pre-Series A round of funding from affluent individuals

Sheroes makes another acquisition with women’s health app Maya

Sheroes, a community platform for women, has acquired Bengaluru-based women’s health app Maya in all-stock deal.

Lightspeed leads fresh funding round in FreshMenu

Bengaluru-based Foodvista India Pvt Ltd, which operates cloud kitchen and food delivery platform FreshMenu, has raised Rs 21 crore in a fresh funding round.

Japanese investor leads USD14-million funding round in Truebil

Mumbai-based online marketplace for pre-owned cars Truebil has raised a fresh investment of INR 100 core the round was led by Japanese investor Joe Hirao, the founder of multi-business firm ZIGExN

Kalaari Capital adds 3 venture partners, plans to raise USD 200 million for new fund

Vani Kola-led venture capital firm Kalaari Capital has beefed up its leadership team as it gears up to raise a USD 200-million fourth India-dedicated fund this year.

Sehgal, Munjal scions put INR 100 crore in AdvantEdge Founders Fund-II

Laksh Vaaman Sehgal and Abhimanyu Munjal have invested in early-stage investment INR 100 crore in AdvantEdge’s second fund-II.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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