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02/12/2020

SaaS-based equity management platform Toppeq raises seed capital

Toppeq Tech Pvt. Ltd, a startup that provides equity and investment management services, has raised an undisclosed sum as part of its seed funding from Vaillant Capital Partners and former Paytm board member Kunal Bajaj.
01/12/2020

Edtech startup Codingal raises USD 560K in a seed round led by Rebright Partners, Java Capital, GSF Accelerator

Bangalore-based online coding platform for K-12 kids Codingal, has raised USD 560K in its seed round from Rebright Partners, Java Capital, and GSF Accelerator.
01/12/2020

Fusion beverages startup Raskik raises USD 1 Million led by Venture Catalysts, 9Unicorns

Raskik, a fusion beverages startup, raised USD 1 million in pre-Series A funding round led by Venture Catalysts and 9Unicorns.
01/12/2020

Eightfold.ai enters unicorn club; raises USD 125 Million in Series D round led by General Catalyst

Talent intelligence platform Eightfold.ai, has raised USD 125 million in its Series D funding round. The Series D round was led by General Catalyst, and existing investors such as Capital One Ventures, Foundation Capital, IVP, and Lightspeed Venture Partners. With this, the Noida-based startup is now valued at USD 1 […]
01/12/2020

Former Uber chief’s edtech startup Kyt raises USD 2.5 Million led by Sequoia’s Surge

India and Singapore headquartered educational technology platform Kyt, has raised funding of USD 2.5 million led by Sequoia Capital India’s Surge to expand its online-first, global academy for extracurricular learning. The round also saw participation from Titan Capital, along with other angel investors.
30/11/2020

Made in India Kaagaz Scanner raises funding from Pravega Ventures, Axilor Ventures, and others

Kaagaz Scanner, an Indian document scanning and storage app, on Friday said it has raised USD 575,000 in a funding round led by Pravega Ventures alongside Axilor Ventures, Better Capital.
30/11/2020

Work fulfilment platform Awign raises pre-Series B funding from Unitus, others

Awign Enterprises Pvt Ltd, which operates a work fulfilment platform focussed on gig workforce and last-mile delivery, has raised an undisclosed sum as part of a pre-Series B round of funding from existing backers such as Unitus Ventures, the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation (MSDF), and Eagle10 Ventures.
27/11/2020

Fidelity invests in online beauty retailer Nykaa

Boston-based asset management firm Fidelity Investments Inc. has invested an undisclosed amount in beauty and fashion marketplace Nykaa through a secondary transaction.
27/11/2020

Plum raises USD 4.1 Million from Surge, Tanglin Venture Partners, others

Employee insurance startup Plum, has raised USD 4.1 million in funding, led by Sequoia Capital India’s Surge and Tanglin Venture Partners. Existing investors including Incubate Fund, also participated in the funding round.
27/11/2020

Faering Capital leads funding in beauty products e-tailer Plum

Pureplay Skin Sciences (India) Pvt. Ltd, which sells beauty and skincare products under the brand Plum, on Thursday said it has raised INR 110 crore in its Series B funding round led by mid-market private equity firm Faering Capital. Venture debt firm Trifecta Capital and existing investor Unilever Ventures also […]
27/11/2020

Venture Catalysts leads funding in performing arts platform STAGE

Catchup Technologies Pvt Ltd, which operates hyperlocal over-the-top (OTT) platform STAGE, has raised INR 8.5 crore in a funding round led by startup incubator and accelerator Venture Catalysts. Other participants in this round include Aavishkaar partner Sushma Kaushik, Bulbul.tv co-founder Sachin Bhatia and others.
27/11/2020

India Quotient leads pre-Series A funding in edtech firm Yellow Class

Ivypods Technology Pvt Ltd, which operates hobby-focussed education-technology startup Yellow Class, has raised USD 1.3 million in a pre-Series A funding led by early-stage investor India Quotient. Other participants in the round include Snapdeal founders Kunal Bahl and Rohit Bansal, Indifi founder Alok Mittal and others.
26/11/2020

Lightbox Ventures leads Series A funding in bus aggregator Cityflo

App-based bus commute startup Cityflo has raised INR 57 crore in its Series A round of funding led by venture capital firm Lightbox Ventures. India Quotient and other existing angel investors of the company also participated in this round.
26/11/2020

Tiger Global invests in India’s Unacademy at USD 2 billion valuation

Unacademy, an online learning platform in India, has raised an undisclosed amount from Tiger Global Management and Dragoneer Investment Group.
26/11/2020

Venture Catalysts leads funding in insurance startup co-founded by former Motorola exec

Insurance-tech startup Ensuredit Technologies Pvt Ltd, has raised INR 2.5 crore in a pre-Series A funding led by startup incubator and accelerator Venture Catalysts.
26/11/2020

Broadcast-focussed software firm Inntot raises funding from Unicorn India Ventures

Inntot Technologies Pvt Ltd, a firm focussed on digital media broadcast, has raised an undisclosed sum as part of a bridge funding round from existing investor Unicorn India Ventures.
26/11/2020

Power Gummies raises bridge funding from Agility, DSG, Venture Catalysts

Aesthetic Nutrition Pvt Ltd, which markets and sells chewable dietary supplements under the Power Gummies brand name, has raised an undisclosed sum as part of a bridge funding from Agility Venture Partners, DSG Consumer Partners and startup incubator and accelerator Venture Catalysts.
26/11/2020

Sequoia’s Surge, Info Edge lead Series A funding in logistics-tech platform Shipsy

Llama Logisol Pvt Ltd, which operates software-as-a-service logistics platform Shipsy, has raised USD 6 million in a Series A funding co-led by Surge, the accelerator programme of Sequoia Capital India and Info Edge (India) Ltd.
25/11/2020

Embassy Group to invest INR 40 Crore in in-house startup Olive Residences

Embassy Group announced that it will be investing INR 40 crore in its in-house startup called Olive Residences, which is an asset-light business. This money will be invested over 12 months, with INR 40 lakh to be spent on an average per project, and the brand will expand to 100 […]
25/11/2020

Accel Partners leads INR 27 Crore pre-Series A round in debt resolution startup Credgenics

New Delhi-based debt resolution startup Credgenics has raised INR 27 crore in a pre-Series A round led by Accel Partners, DMI Alternatives fund with participation from existing investors Titan Capital.
25/11/2020

CARS24 joins unicorn club after raising USD 200 Million in latest round

CARS24 Services, an online marketplace for used cars, became the latest startup to join India’s unicorn club after raising USD 200 million in its latest series E fundraising round led DST Global. Existing investors Exor Seeds, London-based global investment firm Unbound, and New York-based Moore Strategic Ventures also participated in […]
25/11/2020

Venture Catalysts leads funding in trading platform AlgoBulls

AlgoBulls Technologies Pvt Ltd, an algorithmic trading platform focussed on stock markets, has raised an undisclosed sum in a funding led by startup incubator and accelerator Venture Catalysts.
25/11/2020

YourNest, growX lead funding in LightSpeedAI Labs

LightSpeedAI Labs Pvt Ltd, a photonics and computing startup, has raised an undisclosed funding led by early-stage investors YourNest Venture Capital and growX Ventures.
25/11/2020

Spring Marketing Capital backs beauty products marketplace Purplle.com

Manash Lifestyle Pvt. Ltd, which operates beauty products and services marketplace Purplle.com, has raised USD 1 million in funding from Spring Marketing Capital.
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