Exclusive: Roots Ventures backs health foods brand Eighty20

Om Athavale

Kaarya Foods, a Mumbai based startup that retails packaged health foods under the Eighty20 brand, has raised an undisclosed sum ....

15 September, 2019

Chiratae Ventures gets $20 mn commitment from IFC for fourth fund

Shweta Sharma

Bengaluru-based venture capital firm Chiratae Ventures has raised a $20 million investment commitment from World Bank arm International ....

5 September, 2019
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Tech startup funding slides under $1 bn in June even as later stage deals dominate

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Investments in technology startups fell short of a billion-dollar mark in June even as the bull-run witnessed in May for late ....

3 July, 2019

Funding roundup: Curefit tops the chart as deal value breaches $350 mn again

Kavya Kothiyal

Startup funding activity in the last week of June was almost a mirror image of the week before, with a couple of high-value deals ....

28 June, 2019

Epiq Capital, Unilever Ventures join Curefit’s Series D round

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Health and fitness startup Curefit has closed a $120 million Series D round (about Rs 832 crore at current exchange rate) of equity ....

25 June, 2019

SoftBank may invest $350 mn in Curefit; FnO raises $2 mn from angel investors

Om Athavale

Japan’s SoftBank Vision Fund is in talks to invest up to $350 million in health and fitness startup Curefit, The Economic ....

21 June, 2019
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Shadowfax appoints former Myntra tech chief as independent director

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bengaluru-based logistics startup Shadowfax Technologies Pvt. Ltd has appointed former Myntra product and technology chief Shamik ....

20 May, 2019

Unicorns BigBasket, Ola and others secure large cheques from marquee investors

Kavya Kothiyal & Om Athavale

India’s startup ecosystem saw some heavyweights being backed by marquee investors. More than a dozen startups raised ....

10 May, 2019

CureFit raises $75 mn in round led by Accel to accelerate growth

Binu Paul

Health and fitness startup CureFit Healthcare Pvt. Ltd. is raising $75 million (Rs 521.76 crore at current exchange rates) from ....

7 May, 2019

Cred in talks to raise $100 mn; CureFit may secure funding from existing investors

Binu Paul

Cred, a fintech venture launched by FreeCharge co-founder Kunal Shah, is in advanced stages of discussions with Chinese investment ....

15 April, 2019
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Dream11 joins unicorn bandwagon amid dealmaking flurry in fintech this week

Kavya Kothiyal

Startups in the financial technology segment were the flavour of the week even as Dream11 hogged the limelight for becoming the ....

12 April, 2019

CureFit launches incubation programme, buys juice brand Rejoov

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Health and fitness startup CureFit, led by Myntra co-founder Mukesh Bansal and former Flipkart executive Ankit Nagori, announced ....

12 April, 2019

Health startup CureFit loses Rs 4 for each rupee in revenue in FY18

Dearton Thomas Hector

Health and fitness startup CureFit Healthcare Pvt. Ltd, led by Myntra co-founder Mukesh Bansal and former Flipkart executive Ankit ....

14 January, 2019

Flashback 2018: E-pharmacies get bouquets and brickbats; AI boosts health-tech

Shweta Sharma

Anyone looking close enough would hardly miss the seemingly snaky trend health-tech investments had assumed over the past few ....

27 December, 2018

Workplace discussion app Hush secures fresh funding from Accel, others

Kavya Kothiyal

Workplace discussion platform Hush has raised Rs 4.5 crore ($640,000) in a new round of funding from existing investors, a company ....

29 November, 2018

Fitness startup CureFit buys mental wellness platform Seraniti

Binu Paul

Health and fitness startup CureFit, led by Myntra co-founder Mukesh Bansal and former Flipkart executive Ankit Nagori, has acquired ....

20 November, 2018

Fitness app HealthifyMe raises $6 mn in extended Series B round

Payal Ganguly

Health and fitness app HealthifyMe, owned by HealthifyMe Wellness Pvt. Ltd, has raised $6 million (Rs 43 crore) in an extended ....

16 November, 2018

Sateesh Andra on what Endiya Partners has in common with PV Sindhu's coach

Snigdha Sengupta

Early-stage investment firm Endiya Partners is nearly two years into its $26 million debut fund and has built a portfolio of a ....

17 October, 2018

CureFit to expand online-to-offline play with food outlets

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Health and fitness startup CureFit, which is led by Myntra co-founder Mukesh Bansal and former Flipkart executive Ankit Nagori, ....

11 September, 2018

Health-tech startup CureFit raises $120 mn in Series C round

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Health and fitness startup CureFit, which is led by Myntra co-founder Mukesh Bansal and former Flipkart executive Ankit Nagori, ....

30 July, 2018

Health-tech startup CureFit gets $600K in new funding round

Binu Paul

CureFit Healthcare Pvt. Ltd, which operates health and fitness platform CureFit, has raised Rs 4.18 crore (about $611,121) in ....

16 April, 2018