Lightbox Ventures

Dunzo widens losses eight-fold on mounting operational costs

Binu Paul

Bengaluru-based hyperlocal logistics startup Dunzo has extended its losses nearly eight-fold for the financial year ended March ....

31 October, 2019

Lightbox leads $45 mn Series D in hyperlocal logistics startup Dunzo

Shweta Sharma

Bengaluru-based hyperlocal logistics startup Dunzo has raised $45 million in its Series D funding round, led by venture capital ....

4 October, 2019

Lightbox may lead funding for Dunzo; Cars24 lays off workers, axes consumer-finance team: Reports

Kavya Kothiyal

Venture capital fund Lightbox Ventures is likely to lead a $50 million (Rs 349 crore at current exchange rate) funding round in ....

29 May, 2019

Exclusive: India’s most-funded recommerce platform Greendust pivots to B2B

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Delhi-based reverse logistics and recommerce company Greendust has decided to pull back its business-to-commerce operations to ....

29 January, 2019

Reliance Industries to invest $180 mn in ed-tech startup Embibe

Dearton Thomas Hector

Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) will invest $180 million (Rs 1,175 crore) in ed-tech startup Embibe, as India’s biggest private-sector ....

13 April, 2018

Focussing on follow-on investments rather than new bets: Lightbox’s Sid Talwar

Priya Prasad

Mumbai-based venture capital firm Lightbox Ventures was set up in 2014 by Sandeep Murthy and Siddharth, or Sid, Talwar. Prior ....

9 April, 2018

Furlenco triples FY17 revenue but sinks deeper into losses

Shweta Sharma

Bengaluru-based furniture rental startup Furlenco tripled its revenue for the year through March 2017, but a steep rise in costs ....

27 March, 2018

Budget 2017: Digital push good but incentives for capital creation missing, say investors

Deepti Chaudhary & Dearton Thomas Hector

Investors in India feel the union budget's sharp focus on digitisation will undoubtedly strengthen the whole ecosystem, but the ....

1 February, 2017

We haven't spent any money from last round yet: Droom's Sandeep Aggarwal

Varun Arora

Projections of exponential revenue growth and profitability in the near term, plans of acquisitions and overseas expansion, and ....

23 January, 2017

Exclusive: Online furniture rental startup Furlenco raises more investment from Lightbox

Disha Sharma

Online furniture rental startup Furlenco is raising a new round of investment from existing investor Lightbox Ventures and others. Lightbox, ....

14 September, 2016

Lightbox to next invest in vertically integrated businesses, says co-founder Murthy

Disha Sharma

Venture capital firm Lightbox, floated by Sandeep Murthy and Siddharth Talwar, had raised more than $100 million in its second ....

9 September, 2016

Online jeweller BlueStone gets $30 mn from IIFL, Accel, others

Binu Paul

Bangalore-based jewellery e-tailer BlueStone has raised $30 million (Rs 200 crore) in a fresh round of investment led by financial ....

18 July, 2016