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Jungle Ventures, CX Partners lead Series C funding in BetterPlace

BetterPlace Safety Solutions Pvt Ltd, a technology platform for blue-collar workforce management, has raised USD 24 million in its Series C funding round led by returning investor Jungle Ventures and CX Partners. CDC Group and Capria Ventures have also participated in this round alongside existing investors Unitus Ventures and 3one4 […]

Amagi raises over USD 100 Million from Accel, Avataar Ventures, Norwest, and Premji Invest

India and the US-based global media SaaS technology company Amagi, has raised over USD 100 million in funding from Accel Partners, Avataar Ventures, Norwest Venture Partners, and Premji Invest. The transaction also saw the exit of its earlier investors, Emerald Media and Mayfield Fund. It provides cloud broadcast and targeted […]

Freight Tiger raises USD 6.5 Million led by Florintree Infra, OYO Founder Ritesh Agarwal’s family office

Freight Tiger, a Mumbai-based SaaS startup focused on the freight industry, has raised USD 6.5 million in funding led by Florintree Infra. It also saw participation from Aroa Ventures, the Family office fund of OYO Founder Ritesh Agarwal. Existing investors Lightspeed India Partners, Moonstone Investments, and Pawan Munjal Family Trust […]

Neobank Open raises USD 62mn Series C from Temasek, Google, others

Bengaluru-based neobanking platform Open, has raised around USD 62 million in a Series C funding round from Temasek, Google and existing investors such as Tiger Global Management and 3one4 Capital. Open offers digital banking services such as current account services, credit cards, debit cards, payments, accounting and expense management in […]
13/09/2021 Raises Revenue-based Financing through Velocity, a digital native nutrition brand, has raised undisclosed amount in non-dilutive collateral-free growth capital from revenue-based-financing company Velocity. Setu offers plant-based supplements with personalized plans and coaches for lifestyle changes.

Edtech startup Clever Harvey raises USD 1.5 Million in pre-Series A round

Edtech startup Clever Harveyha,s raised USD 1.5 million in pre-series A round led by TechNova Ventures along with Tom Varkey & Multiply Ventures. Existing investor Education Catalyst Fund also participated in the round.

Fintech Startup GimBooks Raises Seed Funding From First Check Ventures And Y Combinator

Raipur-based fintech startup for Indian SMEs, GimBooks, has raised an undisclosed amount of seed funding from First Check Ventures through the US-based AngelList platform. The round also saw participation from start-up accelerator Y Combinator which invested USD 125,000.

Fintech startup FinMind gets angel funding amid plans to go global

Fintech startup FinMind has raised an undisclosed amount in angel funding from well-known investors Alok Gupta and Amit Maheshwari.FinMind uses algorithms to process, analyse and interpret a company’s financial statements and generate key insights. It assesses credit risk events and generates credit ratings with default probability, without any human intervention, […]

Social commerce platform Coutloot raises USD 8 Million from Ameba Capital, 9Unicorns, and others

Mumbai-based Coutloot, an offline to online social commerce platform, has raised USD 8 million in a pre-series funding round led by venture capital firm Ameba Capital. Other investors who participated in the round include SOSV, 9Unicorns, Astarc Ventures, as well as existing investor Venture Catalysts.

Udaan cofounder Sujeet Kumar invests in edtech firm OckyPocky

Gurugram-based interactive learning app OckyPocky, has raised an undisclosed investment from Udaan Co-founder and CEO Sujeet Kumar and SucSEED Indovation Fund as part of its seed round. OckyPocky offers key language learning programs so kids can achieve lasting success with a firm grasp of the English language.

Healthtech Startup BeatO Acquires Novique Health To Help Indians Reverse Diabetes

New Delhi-based healthtech startup BeatO has acquired Pune-based Novique Health for an undisclosed amount. BeatO, which provides a full-stack solution for diabetes management, is now looking to offer diabetes reversal programmes with Novique as a part of this deal.

Farmers Fresh Zone raises INR 6 crore in pre-series-A funding round led by IAN

Agri-tech start-up Farmers Fresh Zone, has raised INR 6 crore in pre-series A round through existing investors led by Indian Angel Network (IAN). Malabar Angel Network and Native Angel Network also participated in this round of fundraise.

GameEon Studios Raises USD 320K from Mumbai Angels Network

Mumbai-based game development and publishing studio GameEon Studios, has raised USD 320,000 funding from Mumbai Angels Network. It has developed 150+ games including a mix of its own games and those built to specifications for clients.

D2C Startup Anveshan Raises INR 3.67 Crore In Seed Funding

Anveshan, a D2C health-based food brand, has raised INR 3.67 crore in a seed funding round led by DSG Consumer Partners along with Titan Capital and Anjali Bansal from Avaana Capital. This funding round also saw participation from existing investors and angels, including boAt Lifestyle and Beardo founders.

HomeLane raises USD 50 million in Series E funding, led by IIFL AMC

Bengaluru-based technology-based home interiors service provider HomeLane, has raised USD 50 million in its Series E funding round led by IIFL AMC, Oman India Joint Investment Fund, and Stride Ventures. Its existing investors including Pidilite, Evolvence, NuVentures, Sequoia, and Accel also participated in the round.

Nova Benefits bags Series A funding led by SIG, Bessemer

Nova Benefits, a corporate health insurance platform, has raised USD 10 million as part of its Series A funding round led by Susquehanna International Group (SIG) and Bessemer Venture Partners. Existing investors Multiply Ventures, Better Capital, and Titan Capital also participated in the funding round.

Edtech startup Stride Ahead raises USD 100K in pre-seed funding round

Stride Ahead, an AI-enabled student mentorship platform, has raised USD 100,000 in pre-seed funding from Rachit Poddar, Cofounder of Marwari Catalysts Ventures. Stride Ahead offers counselling and mentorship to students using AI tools. It has a data-driven career incubation platform and personalised mentorship curated programmes for freshers and early professionals.

Biotech startup immunitoAI raises USD 1 Million in seed round led by pi Ventures

immunitoAI, a biotech startup that is developing an AI-powered antibody discovery and screening platform, has raised USD 1 million in a seed round led by Pi Ventures, with existing investor Entrepreneur First also participating.

Customer Data Platform Zeotap Raises Additional USD 11 Million in Series C

Zeotap, a consumer behavior-focused customer intelligence platform, has extended its Series C fundraise with an additional infusion of USD 11 million. The current extension saw participation from Liberty Global Ventures and Richard Pennycook.

CollegeDekho Raises USD 26.5 Million, Plans Entry Into Student Accommodation

Gurugram-based higher education platform CollegeDekho, has raised USD 26.5 Million in an ongoing Series B funding round. Winter Capital Partners, ETS Strategic Capital, Calega, and existing investors Man Capital and Rajeev Chaba invested in the round.

3one4 Capital, Picus Capital, others back financial services platform WeRize

WeRize, which sells credit, group insurance, and savings products in more than 1,000 small cities, has raised USD 8 million in its Series A funding round, led by 3one4 Capital, Kalaari Capital, Picus Capital and Orios Venture Partners.

Owl Ventures leads USD 55 million Series C funding in overseas education platform Leap

Leap Finance, a fintech platform for Indian students pursuing higher education overseas, has raised USD 55 million in a Series C funding round led by Owl Ventures. The round also saw participation from Harvard Management Compan along with existing investors Jungle Ventures and Sequoia Capital India.

Subscription management startup Fleek raises USD 1 Million in seed round led by Axilor

Bengaluru-based Fleek, a subscription management platform, has raised a seed funding of USD 1 million led by Axilor. The round also saw participation from RTP Global Ventures, Titan Capital, and 9Unicorns Accelerator.

Zoho invests USD 5 Million in deeptech startup Voxelgrids

Zoho, the leading Software as a Service company from India, has invested USD 5 million in Bengaluru headquartered medical devices startup Voxelgrids for a 25 percent stake. Voxelgrids that build Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) scanners. It manufactures 1.5T MRI scanners that are lightweight, mobile, and easy to install, operate and […]