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03/10/2019

Sequoia Capital India marks final close of debut seed fund

Sequoia Capital India has marked the final close of its maiden seed fund
01/10/2019

Khatabook raises USD 25 million Series A funding

Khatabook a mobile application that enables small and medium enterprises to record and track business transactions the company has raised USD 25 million in Series A funding from GGV Capital, Partners of DST Global, RTP Ventures, Sequoia India, Tencent, Y Combinator and others
01/10/2019

Rewards-based payments platform Twid raises seed funding

Twid, a payments platform that allows its users to pool and redeem rewards from the programmes they have subscribed to, has raised INR 10 crore as part of its seed funding round
01/10/2019

LoanTap kicks off Series B funding round led by Avana, Shunwei, India Quotient

Digital lending platform LoanTap, which offers loans and overdraft products to salaried professionals, has begun its Series B round with a around INR 39 crore investment led by Avana Capital, the US-based debt fund
01/10/2019

DSG Consumer, Harsh Mariwala’s family office back mattress maker Sleepycat

Sleepycat, which makes and sells mattresses to consumers through online channels, has raised INR 11 crore in its Series A funding round led by consumer-focused venture capital firm DSG Consumer Partners and the family office of Marico Group’s Harsh Mariwala, Sharrp Ventures
30/09/2019

Clix Capital Gets USD 40 Million Infusion To Strengthen Consumer Lending Biz

Gurugram-based SME lending platform Clix Capital has raised USD 40 Million in fresh funding from AION Capital
30/09/2019

Fintech startup FinancePeer raises angel funding

FinancePeer, an artificial intelligence-based school fee financing model, has raised INR 5 crore in an angel funding round from a clutch of individual investors
30/09/2019

Binny Bansal, Flipkart CEO Kalyan Krishnamurthy bet on TerraView

TerraView a software-as-a-service-based image processing startup, has raised around INR 6 crore in a Series A funding round from a clutch of investors
27/09/2019

Aquaconnect raises around INR 8 crore seed round from Omnivore and Hatch

Aquaconnect, an artificial intelligence-driven platform for aquaculture, has raised around INR 8 crore in fresh financing from impact venture fund Omnivore and aquaculture accelerator program Hatch
27/09/2019

Fintech firm DIPL raises funding from US-based investment group

Digital India Payments Ltd (DIPL), a financial technology company, has raised around INR 6 crore from the United States-based investment group IC1101
27/09/2019

Employee transport firm Whistledrive hails USD 10 million cash from Colosseum

Employee transport company Whistledrive Services has raised USD 10 million in Series B funding from Chicago-based Colosseum Group, an umbrella brand for several entities focused on investment, research and training
27/09/2019

Accel, Chiratae, Dream Incubator back cancer care platform Onco.com

Onco an online cancer care platform, said on Thursday it has raised USD 7 million in its Series A round of funding from venture capital firms Accel and Chiratae Ventures
26/09/2019

Aavishkaar Group Raises USD 37 Millionn To Fund International Expansion

Social enterprise focused investment firm Aavishkaar Group has reportedly raised USD 37 Million from Netherlands-based FMO Entrepreneurial Development Bank
26/09/2019

Darwinbox Raises USD 15 Million In Series B Round From Sequoia

Cloud-based HR solutions company Darwinbox has raised USD 15 Million in Series B round of funding led by Sequoia Capital and the company’s existing investors Lightspeed Ventures, 3one4 Capital and Endiya Partners also participated
26/09/2019

Regional cuisine-focused cloud kitchen Zesty raises angel funding

Zesty Kitchen, a cloud kitchen focused on regional cuisines, has raised INR 3 crore in funding from a clutch of angel investors
26/09/2019

IAN, govt whip out cheques for diagnostics firm Agatsa

Agatsa Software, which creates healthcare devices focusing on the early diagnosis of lifestyle diseases, has raised USD 1 million in a funding round
26/09/2019

Tiger Global-backed Chaayos refills its cuppa, gets a valuation bump

Sunshine Teahouse which runs tea café chain Chaayos, has raised fresh capital at a higher valuation
25/09/2019

Angel Investors Back Robotics Startup Emotix With Fresh Funding

Mumbai-based robotics startup emotix has raised yet another funding round from a clutch of investors
25/09/2019

Reliance-backed Haptik acquires conversational commerce platform Buzzo ai

Haptik, a subsidiary of Reliance Industries has acquired Buzzo ai, a Mumbai-based conversational commerce startup
25/09/2019

OfBusiness raises INR 250 crore

OfBusiness, a startup that lends to small and medium enterprises has raised INR 250 crore led by Norwest Venture Partners with participation from existing investors Falcon Edge and Matrix Partners
25/09/2019

Ex-Uber CEO bets on Rebel Foods

Ride-hailing firm Uber’s co-founder Travis Kalanick has purchased a small stake in Rebel Foods Pvt Ltd, the owner of online kitchen brands including Faasos and Behrouz Biryani, as part of a funding round that was disclosed previously to be worth USD 125 million
25/09/2019

Deepika Padukone’s family office invests in electric taxi startup Blu Smart

Electric taxi startup Blu Smart has raised USD 3 million in an angel funding round from several investors including KA Enterprises LLP, the family office of actor Deepika Padukone.
25/09/2019

Food brand Ketofy chomps through pre-Series A funding from Indiabulls co-founder

Wellversed Health Pvt Ltd, a consumer company that operates online food brand Ketofy has raised USD 250,000 in a pre-Series A funding round from a clutch of investors including Tejinderpal Miglani, co-founder of diversified financial services group Indiabulls
25/09/2019

Morgan Stanley’s private equity unit raises USD 366 Million for fifth Asia fund

Morgan Stanley Private Equity Asia has raised USD 366 million for its fifth Asia fund
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