CapitalG is a big believer in SaaS firms targeting global markets: India head Kaushik Anand

Priya Prasad

California-headquartered CapitalG, a growth equity fund floated by Google's parent firm Alphabet Inc, makes late-stage investments ....

28 March, 2018

Exclusive: Tiger Global may be part-exiting Flipkart with 3x return

Manu P Toms

Tiger Global, the biggest investor in Flipkart, may have struck a deal with Microsoft and other new investors to sell a part of ....

21 March, 2017

Flipkart may raise $1.5 bn from Tencent and eBay

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Homegrown e-commerce major Flipkart is in talks to raise $1.5 billion (Rs 10,000 crore) from Chinese Internet giant Tencent and ....

16 March, 2017

Flipkart in talks to raise $1.5 bn from Microsoft, eBay and others

Binu Paul

Home-grown ecommerce major Flipkart is in talks with a bunch of investors to raise a significantly large round of investment as ....

22 February, 2017

Freshdesk raises $55 mn from Sequoia, Accel Partners

Disha Sharma

Freshdesk Inc., which provides cloud-based customer engagement software, has raised $55 million (Rs 366 crore) in its Series F ....

1 November, 2016 owner Girnar Software & Microsoft to settle legal dispute amicably

Maulik Vyas

In what can be termed as a happy ending in the dispute between the US tech giant Microsoft and domestic business process outsourcing ....

5 October, 2016

Airbnb raising $850 mn from Google Capital, others

Dearton Thomas Hector

US-based home rental startup Airbnb Inc. is raising an estimated $850 million in a round of funding which values the company ....

23 September, 2016

Freshdesk hires former WalmartLabs exec STS Prasad as engineering head

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Cloud-based customer service software provider Freshdesk Inc. has appointed former WalmartLabs executive STS Prasad as its senior ....

10 August, 2016

There is no scope for a third player in online auto classifieds: CarDekho's Amit Jain

Binu Paul & Manu P Toms

Jaipur-based Girnar Software Pvt. Ltd, which runs automotive classifieds portal, is arguably the biggest non-metro ....

8 August, 2016

Check out the six startups selected for Google's accelerator programme

Binu Paul

Google has announced the second batch of Indian startups that will receive up to $50,000 (around Rs 33 lakh) in equity-free seed ....

13 May, 2016

CarDekho parent acquires virtual reality startup Volob

Disha Sharma

Jaipur-based Girnar Software Pvt Ltd, which owns auto portals, and, has acquired virtual ....

3 May, 2016

CarDekho parent Girnar Software gets funding from Google Capital

Disha Sharma

Girnar Software Pvt Ltd, which owns six portals including auto portals and, has secured an undisclosed ....

21 March, 2016

Practo raises $90M from China's Tencent, Sofina, Google Capital, Yuri Milner & others

Team TC

Practo Technologies Pvt Ltd, a web-based clinic management software developer and medicare listings provider, has raised $90 ....

6 August, 2015

Freshdesk raises $50M in Series E funding from Tiger Global, Accel & Google Capital

Hiral Trivedi

Chennai- and US-based Freshdesk Inc, a provider of SaaS-based customer support platform for enterprises, has raised $50 million ....

20 April, 2015

Google creating India team for local leg of global growth equity investment arm

Anuradha Verma & Anuradha Verma

Tech giant Google is creating a team in India for its global growth equity investment arm Google Capital as it seeks to tap the ....

13 February, 2015

Enterprise software firm MapR raises $110M from Google Capital, Qualcomm Ventures, others

Sainul K

California-headquartered MapR Technologies Inc., an Apache Hadoop-based enterprise software firm, has closed $110 million in financing ....

30 June, 2014

Freshdesk raises $31M in Series D funding from Tiger Global, Accel Partners, Google Capital

Sainul K

Chennai- and US-based Freshdesk Inc, a provider of SaaS-based customer support platform for enterprises, has secured $31 million ....

12 June, 2014

Google launches Google Capital to back growth-stage companies

Sainul K

Search engine giant Google has launched Google Capital, a fresh growth equity fund which will invest in a range of industries ....

21 February, 2014