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15/04/2020

After DSG, Venture Catalysts bets on dietary supplement brand Power Gummies

Aesthetic Nutrition, which markets and sells chewable dietary supplements under the Power Gummies brand name, has raised an undisclosed sum from startup incubator and accelerator Venture Catalysts.
14/04/2020

Gaja Capital puts INR 204 crore in Sachin Bansal’s Navi Technologies

Flipkart co-founder Sachin Bansal’s financial services startup Navi Technologies has raised INR 204 crore in fresh equity capital from Mumbai-based private equity firm Gaja Capital and other ultra-rich individual investors.
14/04/2020

Faasos parent Rebel Foods bags funding from Coatue Management

Rebel Foods, the operator of cloud kitchen-based brands such as Faasos and Behrouz Biryani, has raised nearly USD 50 million in a fresh funding round from US-based hedge and investment fund Coatue Management.
14/04/2020

Cipla-backed health-tech startup Wellthy raises funding from Saama Capital

Wellthy Therapeutics, a digital therapeutic company specialises in chronic disease management, has raised around INR 30 crore in its pre-Series A funding round from early-stage venture capital firm Saama Capital.
14/04/2020

Better Capital leads pre-seed funding in location analytics startup Locale.ai

Location analytics startup Locale AI, has raised a pre-seed round of funding led by early-stage venture firm Better Capital.
14/04/2020

Paragon Partners-backed Chai Point takes another sip of venture debt

Bengaluru-based Mountain Trail Foods, which operates the Chai Point network of tea cafés, has raised debt capital.
13/04/2020

SOSV Invests In Talent-Based Video Marketplace Joynt

Bengaluru-headquartered video-first talent marketplace Joynt has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from SOSV and its accelerator MOX. The Bengaluru-based family office Omphalos Ventures India also participated in the round.
13/04/2020

BankBazaar Bags Another Investment From Amazon

Chennai-based online financial marketplace BankBazaar has raised INR 29 Crore in an ongoing Series D round from Amazon and Walden SKT Venture Fund.
13/04/2020

Zee Invests INR 522 Crore In SugarBox To Go Beyond OTT & Advertising

Mumbai-based hyperlocal data distribution platform SugarBox has raised INR 522 Crore from its major stakeholder Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited (ZEEL).
13/04/2020

MoneyTap Bags around INR 44 Crore From Parent Company MyCash

Bengaluru-based fintech startup MoneyTap has raised around INR 44 Crore from Singapore-based parent company MyCash Fintech Private Limited in two different tranches.
13/04/2020

Lending platform Capital Float bags fresh funding from existing investors

Bengaluru-based digital lender Capital Float has raised USD 15 million in funding from existing investors.
13/04/2020

BITS Pilani’s Accelerator launches 16th edition; to help 1,000 early-stage startups

The student-run startup Accelerator, run by the institute’s Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership, is backed by Canbank VC, Accel Partners and WeWork and will see startups winning startups earn a cash prize of INR 50 lakh and assured investment worth upto INR 50 crore from premier investment partners.
10/04/2020

HealthAssure Gets Funding Boost From Existing Investor Blume Ventures

Mumbai-based healthcare aggregator, HealthAssure, has raised top-up funding from its existing investor Blume Ventures.
10/04/2020

Rebel Foods gets USD 50 million more from US firm Coatue

Cloud kitchen operator Rebel Foods has raised USD 50 million in a fresh funding round from existing investor, US-based hedge fund Coatue Management.
10/04/2020

Citrus Pay co-founder’s neo-banking startup Jupiter raises VC funding

Amica Financial Technologies, which operates neo-banking startup Jupiter, has raised USD 2 million in a funding round led by founder Jitendra Gupta, who is also co-founder of Citrus Pay and former managing director of PayU.
09/04/2020

Embibe Looks To Raise INR 500 Crore From Parent Company Reliance

Mumbai-based edtech startup Embibe is raising INR 500 crore funding from parent company Reliance Industries.
09/04/2020

Jupiter scores USD 2 million in top-up funding round

Jupiter, the digital banking startup, has raised an additional USD 2 million in a top-up funding round led by British venture capital firm Hummingbird Ventures and US-based Bedrock Capital.
09/04/2020

Vedantu pockets USD 13 million in extended Series C round

Interactive online tutoring platform Vedantu has raised USD 13 million in an extended Series C round of funding led by Chinese venture capital firm Legend Capital.
09/04/2020

Microsoft’s corporate venture fund to lead Series D funding in FarEye

RoboticWares, which runs logistics management startup FarEye, is raising around INR 185 crore in its Series D funding round led by Microsoft’s corporate venture fund, M12.
09/04/2020

Mobile interactive startup Plop raises funding from Better Capital, others

Penbound Partners, which operates mobile-based multimedia interactive platform Plop, has raised funding from a clutch of investors.
09/04/2020

Matrix Partners India leads Series A funding round in gaming app Zupee

Online skill-based gaming app Zupee has raised USD 8 million in its Series A funding round led by Matrix Partners India. Other new investors Falcon Edge Capital, WestCap Group and Orios Venture Partners also participated in the round.
08/04/2020

Amazon Infuses INR 284 Crore To Strengthen Grocery Delivery Operations

Ecommerce major Amazon has pumped INR 284 Crore into Amazon Retail, the company’s unit that sells grocery and food items on the online marketplace.
08/04/2020

Fingerlix bags fresh funding from existing investors in Series C round

Ready-to-cook food startup Fingerlix has raised nearly INR 14 crore in a fresh funding round from existing investors including Accel, Zephyr PeaCock, Swiggy and RB Investments.
08/04/2020

Lido Learning pockets Series B cheque from Alibaba-backed BAce Capital

Online tutorial platform Lido Learning has secured an additional INR 56 crore in its extended Series B round of funding led by BAce Capital, a venture capital firm backed by Alibaba affiliate Ant Financial.
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