18/01/2017

BYJU’s Acquires Student Assessment Platform Vidyartha

Edtech startup BYJU’s has acquired Bengaluru-based Vidyartha, a data-driven platform offering customised learning guidance to students.The acquisition will help strengthen BYJU’S efforts to create highly personalised learning experiences for the students using the application.
18/01/2017

Bengaluru Based ID Fresh Foods Secures $25 Mn From Premji Invest

Wipro chairman Azim Premji’s family office, PremjiInvest has reportedly invested $25 Mn in Bengaluru-based food company, ID Fresh Foods. With the investment, Premji Invest has acquired a 25% stake in the company at the latter’s valuation of $100 Mn. The company will use the fresh funds to grow its presence […]
18/01/2017

Fintech startup Gumption Labs wins $50,000 from Village Capital

Bengaluru-based fintech startup Gumption Labs has received USD 50,000 in investment from Village Capital.The funds will be used to expand  its team and operation to handle the increasing number of users of platform.
18/01/2017

Parenting social network TinyStep raises funding from Flipkart

Bangalore-based WeHive Technologies Pvt Ltd, which runs parenting social network TinyStep, has raised $2 million in a fresh round of funding from its existing investor, e-commerce major Flipkart. The company said it will use the current funds to innovate on its product and expand its services.
18/01/2017

Truck aggregator Ezytruk raises funding from Dubai-based angel investors

Bangalore-based logistics and truck aggregator Ezytruk Solutions Pvt Ltd has raised $147,000 (INR 1 crore) in angel investment from Dubai-based investors Ajith Nair and Anish K. The startup will use the fresh capital to establish its commercial operations and invest in marketing and Internet of Things (IoT) development.
18/01/2017

Vahdam Teas raises funding from Mumbai Angels, Fireside’s Kanwaljit Singh & Singapore Angel Network

Vahdam Teas Pvt Ltd, a Delhi-based tea e-tailer has raised funding from a clutch of angel investors to implement its expansion plans. The firm has raised $650,000 from early-stage investment firm Fireside Ventures’ Kanwaljit Singh, Mumbai Angels and Singapore Angel Network.
17/01/2017

Odisha-based Milk Mantra raises INR 66.5 crore from Neev Fund and others

Odisha-based dairy startup Milk Mantra Dairy has raised about $10 million in a fresh round of funding that has been led by State Bank of India-backed Neev Fund. Company’s focus has been to establish dominance in eastern Indin.They are looking at multiple acquisitions in Jharkand, Chhattisgarh and Bengal. They are […]
17/01/2017

Food-tech startup Ketchupp raises INR 3 crore seed fund

Meta search engine for online food ordering Ketchupp has raised INR 3 crore in a seed round led by India Quotient and a clutch of angel investors. Ketchupp will use the capital raised to develop its technology in a bid to hone the platform from just a search engine to […]
17/01/2017

Education startup Curiositi raises Rs 3.5 Cr funding from Menterra

Menterra Social Impact Fund I has invested  in education startup Curiositi Learning Solutions in a fresh funding round.Its Curiositi School Programme offers a new way of activity-based learning of science and mathematics.
17/01/2017

MUrgency raises $100,000 funding from Wipro’s Rishad Premji

Wipro’s scion Rishad Premji is the latest Indian corporate honcho to back emergency response startup MUrgency after Ratan Tata and Infosys cofounders Kris Gopalakrishnan and SD Shibulal through their investment venture Axilor.The Silicon Valley-based start-up provides emergency response services by tying up with professionals on location and bills on its […]
17/01/2017

Leadburg raises angel round from Former SAP veteran, OpsVeda COO

Personality development app Leadburg has raised an undisclosed amount in angel funding led by former SAP veteran Harsh V Pant and OpsVeda Asia president and COO Ratheesh Raveendran.The games on Leadburg employ analytics to enable those planning their careers to understand their strengths and validate their skills.
17/01/2017

SaaS ad platform Oi Media raises funding from Early-stage VC fund Quarizon

Oi Media, a unit of OurInitiative Media Pvt Ltd, a software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform for out-of-home (OOH) advertising, has raised an undisclosed amount in seed funding from early stage venture capital (VC) fund Quarizon. The company founded in 2015 enables media sellers and buyers to connect and transact in a transparent […]
16/01/2017

Cybersecurity startup Kratikal Tech raises close to $500k in seed funding

Cybersecurity start-up Kratikal Tech Pvt Ltd has raised approx $500,000 seed funding from former director of Microsoft India Praveen Dubey, along with Amajit Gupta, former managing director Juniper Networks India and JP Bhatt, chief executive of ImpactQA. The funding will be utilized for product development and building training modules.
16/01/2017

Online B2B furniture solutions startup Hipcouch raises $700k in angel funding

Hipcouch, an online B2B furniture solutions startup founded by Indian School of Business (ISB) alumni Parikshat Hemrajani and Pankaj Poddar has raised around $700,000 in angel funding from a clutch of individuals that includes founders of public limited companies and fund managers. Hipcouch connects designers of customised furniture to established […]
16/01/2017

ZoloStays raises INR 26 Crore funding led by Nexus Venture Partners

Marquee venture capital investor Nexus Venture Partners has led a INR 26-crore round of funding in Bengaluru-based ZoloStays Property Solutions, which owns and operates managed accommodation platform Zolo. The series-A round also includes a venture debt component of Rs 4.5 crore, extended by venture debt firm InnoVen Capital. The funding […]
13/01/2017

IDFC Alternatives Launches Fourth Startup Fund With A Corpus Of $100 Million

The private equity arm of IDFC Group, IDFC Alternatives has launched its fourth fund, with a corpus of $100 million, to invest in approximately 10 startups with a ticket size of around $30-50 Million.
13/01/2017

Fintech platform Loan Frame raises INR 15 Crore in seed round

Small and medium enterprise-focused online lending platform Loan Frame Technologies has raised a seed round of INR 15 crore from a clutch of investors. The Singapore-headquartered fin-tech startup provides a marketplace platform to lenders and SMEs, facilitating both secured and unsecured loans for the later, ranging from INR 5 lakh- […]
13/01/2017

Edtech startup Unacademy raises INR 30 Crore in Series A funding

Online learning platform Unacademy has raised INR 30 Crore in a Series A funding led by Nexus Venture Partners and existing investor Blume Ventures. The funding will be utilized to expand the content portfolio, onboard educators on the platform, hire talent, and improve user experience.
13/01/2017

Gadget repair service startup iService raises INR 3 crore in seed funding

Electronic gadget repair service startup iService has raised INR 3 Crore in a seed funding round led by Blume Ventures along with angel investors such as Freshdesk co-founder Girish Mathrubootham, TaxiFor Sure cofounder Aprameya Radhakrishna, Tapzo CEO Ankur Singla, former Flipkart executive Mekin Maheshwari and Belong Cofounder Vijay Sharma. Started […]
13/01/2017

Cloud-based startup SecurAX raises funding

Bengaluru-based SecurAX, a cloud-based biometric workforce tracking solutions provider, has raised an undisclosed funding from Axilor, Parampara Early Stage Opportunities Fund and a group of angel investors. The funding will be utilized to enhance technology offerings, expand customer base and scale up operations across India and the Middle East.
13/01/2017

Training simulator maker Skillveri raises Series A round led by MSDF

Skillveri Training Solutions Pvt Ltd, a Chennai-based training simulator maker, has raised INR 8 crore in its Series A round of funding led by global philanthropic organisation Michael and Susan Dell Foundation. The funding will be utilized to diversify into six new regions and four new segments including painting, paramedical […]
13/01/2017

Logistics solutions provider Roambee raises $4.1 Million from Deutsche Telekom’s venture fund, others

Mumbai and Silicon Valley-based Roambee Services India Pvt Ltd, which runs logistics solutions provider Roambee, has raised funding its a Series B round. Germany’s Deutsche Telekom Strategic Investments led the round with a $3.1-million infusion while the rest of the money came from a group of angel investors in Silicon […]
12/01/2017

O2O real estate transaction player Square Yards raises $10 million in debt-part equity round

Online-to-offline (O2O) real estate transaction player Square Yards has raised $10 million in a part debt-part equity round from a clutch of high net worth individuals, including global beauty brand L’Occitane CEO Andre Hoffman and the family office of Kanpur-based Lohia Group. The three-year-old company is looking to accelerate its […]
12/01/2017

Ixigo buys Rebright and Sol Primero-backed music discovery app Reach

Travel search engine ixigo has acqui-hired mobile content sharing app Reach. The Reach app allowed users to discover music, apps and free games from their friends’ network. It enabled users to send requests and get permission to access friends’ mobile collection to listen to music selected by them for free […]
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