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23/04/2020

Bugworks Raises USD 7.5 Million Series B To Kill Multiple Drug-Resistant Bacteria

Bengaluru-based biotech startup Bugworks Research has raised USD 7.5 Million in Series B funding round led by Japan-based University of Tokyo Edge Capital (UTEC) and Global Brain Corporation along with the participation of existing investor South Africa-based Acquipharma Holdings.
23/04/2020

Binny Bansal’s BTB Ventures backs Zomato co-founder’s health-tech startup

Blacktail Mindhouse, which operates health-technology company Mindhouse, has raised INR 5.2 crore in a funding round led by Binny Bansal’s BTB Ventures. Other investors that participated in the round include GGV Capital and the Aartieca Family Trust.
23/04/2020

Eight Roads-backed CredR raises venture debt from Stride Ventures

Mumbai-based refurbished two-wheeler reseller CredR has raised venture debt funding from Stride Ventures.Existing investors Eight Roads Ventures, GrowthStory and AngelList also participated in the funding round.
22/04/2020

Facebook Acquires 10% Stake In Reliance Jio with USD 5.7 Billion Investment

Global tech giant Facebook has become the biggest minority stakeholder in Reliance Jio with an investment of USD 5.7 Billion. The social media giant has acquired a 9.99% stake in Reliance Jio at a pre-money valuation of USD 65.95 Billion.
22/04/2020

Virtual reality platform raises fresh round of funding

Virtual reality platform Trezi, which connects designers with building product manufacturers has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Rockstud Capital Investment Fund.
22/04/2020

Payments infrastructure platform YAP collects Series A cheque

M2P Solutions, which operates payments-focussed application programming interface (API) startup YAP has raised USD 4.5 million in its series A funding round led by Beenext. Others that took part in the round include Vikram Chachra-led 8i Ventures Fund, the DMI Group via its investment vehicle Sparkle Fund, and Better Capital.
22/04/2020

Cloud kitchen platform Box8 raises Series C funding

Poncho Hospitality, which operates cloud kitchen platform Box8, has raised nearly USD 3.9 million as part of its ongoing Series C funding round. The company has allotted shares and debentures to the US-based venture capital firm Mayfield and IIFL Seed Ventures Fund.
22/04/2020

Ed-tech startup SoME raises angel funding

School of Meaningful Experiences (SoME), a skills and learning development focussed education-technology startup, has raised an undisclosed amount as part of its angel funding round. The round has been led by Uday Singh, the former group CEO of SIS Group Enterprises.
22/04/2020

Ed-tech startup SoME raises angel funding

School of Meaningful Experiences (SoME), a skills and learning development focussed education-technology startup, has raised an undisclosed amount as part of its angel funding round. The round has been led by Uday Singh, the former group CEO of SIS Group Enterprises.
22/04/2020

Native Angels Network leads investment in dairy products firm UzhavarBumi

UzhavarBumi Agro Products, a dairy products company, has raised INR 1.7 crore from Native Angels Network, the investment arm of the Tier-II and Tier-III focussed Nativelead.
21/04/2020

Beauty startup Nature’s Tattva raises USD 150K from singer Sukhbir Singh, others

Delhi-based beauty startup Nature’s Tattva has raised USD 150K from Bollywood singer Sukhbir Singh and Rakhee Singal, Co-founder, Startup Buddy. Others who participated in this round include Dhianu Das of Alfa Ventures and angel investors such as Bharat Sheth and Ajay Mahendru.
21/04/2020

Orbo.ai Acquires US-based Gemia To Enhance Facial Recognition Stack

Mumbai-based facial technology and computer vision startup Orbo AI has acquired US-based research startup Gemia for an undisclosed amount.
21/04/2020

B2B agri-tech startup Bijak raises Series A funding

Bijak, a business-to-business agricultural-technology startup, has raised INR 12 million in its Series A funding round led by Ru-Net Enterprises Ltd, part of RTP Global. Others that have participated in the round include Sequoia-backed Surge Ventures, Omidyar Network, AL Trust, Tempo Ventures and Omnivore Partners.
21/04/2020

INSEAD Angels leads pre-Series A extension round in ed-tech startup Pariksha

Pariksha, which helps aspirants prepare for government exams in their regional languages, has raised an undisclosed sum as part of a pre-Series A extension round and round was led by INSEAD Angels.
20/04/2020

FreshWorld Acquihires Royale Fresh To Foray Into Meat Delivery

Bengaluru-based fruits and vegetable delivery startup FreshWorld has acquihired Bengaluru-based meat delivery startup Royale Fresh in all equity deal.
20/04/2020

ByteDance, Falcon Edge Back Dailyhunt’s INR 180 Crore Series G Round

Bengaluru-headquartered news aggregator Dailyhunt has raised INR 180 Crore in its Series G funding round led by Falcon Edge.
20/04/2020

Matrix-backed travel SaaS startup Itilite pulls in Series B funding

Itilite Technologies, a software-as-a-service company focussed on business travel, has raised USD 13 million in a Series B funding round.
20/04/2020

Cloud infrastructure solution provider Nuvepro raises bridge funding

Nuvepro Technologies, which operates a cloud-based lab provider for various types of enterprises and firms, is raising at least INR 4 crore in a bridge funding round.
20/04/2020

Former Indigo president Aditya Ghosh bets on SME credit marketplace

CreditEnable Ltd, a technology-backed marketplace for credit for small and medium enterprises, has raised capital from Aditya Ghosh, the former president of low-cost airlines IndiGo.
17/04/2020

EV tourism startup BLive raises Pre-Series A investment from Mumbai Angels Network

Electric vehicle tourism startup BLive has raised an undisclosed amount from Mumbai Angels Network in its Pre-Series A funding round.
17/04/2020

upGrad earmarks INR 50 crore to acquire ed-tech firms this fiscal

Education technology firm upGrad has earmarked INR 50 crore for acquiring two-three peers during the current fiscal.
17/04/2020

Yellow Messenger gets a bagful of cash from Lightspeed in Series B round

Yellow Messenger, a conversational artificial intelligence platform, has raised USD 20 million in its Series B funding round led by Lightspeed Venture Partners and its India arm.
17/04/2020

General Atlantic bets more on property listings portal NoBroker

US-based private equity firm General Atlantic has made a follow-on investment of USD 30 million in NoBroker as part of the property listings portal’s extended Series D financing round.
17/04/2020

Inflection Point Ventures invests pre-Series A cash in video analysis platform Toch

Vogueme Technologies, which operates video meta-tagging platform Toch, has raised INR 3 crore from Inflection Point Ventures in a pre-Series A funding round.
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