TechThisWeek: Infosys invokes the gods; IAN Fund; Netcore buys; Microsoft Ignite

Payal Ganguly & Vignesh Ananthraj & Tanmay Tiwary

Information technology services firm Infosys gave investigators full access to its records to probe whistleblower allegations ....

9 November, 2019

Lendingkart grows FY19 revenues three-fold; profits at Rs 3 crore

Supriya Roy

Lendingkart Technologies, which runs an eponymous digital lending platform, reported a 172% growth in its revenues for financial ....

7 November, 2019

Lendingkart ropes in Nagarajan S as its first chief risk officer

Tanmay Tiwary

Lendingkart Technologies, which runs the eponymous digital lending platform Lendingkart, has appointed Nagarajan S as its first ....

24 October, 2019

Paytm has $260 mn in the bank, will reduce losses to $350-400 mn; Zomato co-founder Chaddah to enter mental fitness space

Tanmay Tiwary

Paytm CEO said the digital payments platform is looking at $0.5 trillion GTV. Chaddah is planning a fitness chain called Mindhouse. Paytm ....

14 October, 2019

How Sachin Bansal is spending his $1 bn-plus Flipkart fortune

Supriya Roy

After selling his stake in Flipkart, the ecommerce firm he founded with IIT Delhi buddy Binny Bansal over a decade ago, Sachin ....

10 October, 2019

Listen: Alteria founders Ajay Hattangdi and Vinod Murali on navigating India’s venture debt market

Snigdha Sengupta

Late last month, Mumbai-based venture debt firm Alteria Capital closed its maiden fund at $140 million, making it the largest ....

21 August, 2019

Funding Roundup: Twitter plugs into ShareChat; internet deals boost funding to $347.5 mn

Team TC

Homegrown social media platform ShareChat received its highest validation yet this week when Twitter, the San Francisco-based ....

16 August, 2019

Co-working, fintech shine in slow week for tech startup funding

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

August got off on a slow note in terms of dollars deployed by investors in technology startups though deal volumes remained healthy. ....

9 August, 2019

Lendingkart raises $30 mn from existing investors

Binu Paul

Lendingkart Technologies, which runs the digital lending platform, has raised $30 million (Rs 212 crore at the current exchange ....

9 August, 2019

Budget 2019: Startups want easier taxation norms, KYC rules

Team TC

Ahead of the first annual budget of Modi 2.0, emerging technology companies across sectors and startups in the Indian ecosystem ....

4 July, 2019

Fullerton-backed Lendingkart raises venture debt from Alteria Capital

Binu Paul

Lendingkart Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which runs an eponymous digital lending platform, has raised Rs 80 crore ($11.4 million at ....

17 June, 2019

Online lending platform ZipLoan secures Series B capital

Kavya Kothiyal

Online lending platform ZipLoan has raised Rs 90 crore ($12.5 million) in a Series B round led by venture capital and growth-equity ....

19 February, 2019

Exclusive: Former Lendingkart execs float consumer lending startup, raise capital

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Two former executives from online lending platform Lendingkart have quit the firm to set up a new venture in the alternative lending ....

23 January, 2019

Looking at more enterprise-focussed tech startups: Sistema Asia Fund's Sumit Jain

Payal Ganguly

Having worked with venture capital firm Kalaari Capital for about nine years, Sumit Jain joined Sistema Asia Fund Advisory as ....

6 November, 2018

Amazon-backed Capital Float’s FY18 loss expands on higher expenses

Dearton Thomas Hector

Digital lending platform Capital Float reported a wider loss for the year through March, as higher expenses offset a rise in revenue. Net ....

31 October, 2018

Online loan facilitator NIRA secures first seed cheque

Kavya Kothiyal

NIRA, an online startup that channels personal loans through its partnership with Federal Bank, on Tuesday announced its $1 million ....

30 October, 2018

Lendingkart’s FY18 loss widens on higher finance costs, loan write-offs

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Lendingkart Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which runs an eponymous digital lending platform, reported a wider net loss for the year through ....

30 October, 2018

Supply chain finance startup CredAble raises Series A funding

Binu Paul

Mumbai-based supply chain financing startup CredAble has raised Rs 100 crore ($14.8 million) in a Series A round of funding from ....

11 June, 2018

Lending startup CoinTribe raises $10 mn Series B round

Anand J

CoinTribe, a credit-based lending marketplace for small and medium enterprises (SMEs), has raised over $10 million (Rs 67 crore) ....

1 June, 2018

SME lender CredRight raises pre-Series A funding

Binu Paul

Hyderabad-based fintech startup CredRight has raised $1.3 million (Rs 9 crore) in a pre-Series A round of funding from seed-stage ....

31 May, 2018

Want to add 3 lakh customers over the year: Capital Float’s Sashank Rishyasringa

Dearton Thomas Hector

Considered to be one of the most significantly funded digital lenders, Capital Float counts Ribbit Capital, Sequoia India, SAIF ....

9 May, 2018