Steadview Capital invests $20 mn in Tiger Global-backed SaaS firm Zenoti

Binu Paul

Hyderabad- and Bellevue-based Zenoti, which offers software solutions to the beauty and wellness industry, has raised $20 million ....

23 August, 2019

Tiger Global pumps $15 mn into Goibibo founder Ashish Kashyap’s fintech startup

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

INDWealth, a wealth management platform owned by Gurugram-based Finzoom Investment Advisors, has raised $15 million from New York ....

22 August, 2019
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Freshworks Q2 2019 billings up 61%, expands India, global footprint

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

US and Chennai-based software as a service (SaaS) unicorn Freshworks has reported a 61% year on year growth in billings for the ....

21 August, 2019

UrbanClap valuation nearly doubles to $843.40 mn in 8 months

Shweta Sharma

Delhi-based home services marketplace UrbanClap, which raised $75 million (Rs 520 crore) in a Series E round last week, is being ....

7 August, 2019

Funding Roundup: Rebel Foods scores a big investor, Tiger bets on B2C as funding crosses $400 mn

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

In another busy week for dealmaking in India’s technology sector, as many startups scooped up a total of  $446.06 million ....

2 August, 2019

Tiger Global leads $75 mn Series E round in home services marketplace UrbanClap

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Delhi-based home services marketplace UrbanClap has raised $75 million (Rs 520 crore at the current exchange rate) in a Series ....

2 August, 2019
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Funding Roundup: Edtech, B2B platforms shine in a moderate week for startup funding

Om Athavale

Byju’s, the ed-tech unicorn owned by Bengaluru-based Think and Learn Private Limited, shored up the  startup funding ....

12 July, 2019

Tiger Global leads $60mn funding for industrial goods marketplace Moglix

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Online business-to-business (B2B) industrial goods marketplace Moglix has raised $60 million (Rs 410 crore at the current exchange ....

11 July, 2019

NestAway’s Deepak Dhar moves on to start a fintech venture

Payal Ganguly

Deepak Dhar, one of the four co-founders of online property rental platform NestAway Technologies Pvt. Ltd, has moved on from ....

10 July, 2019

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
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Ola’s electric mobility arm raises $250 mn from SoftBank, valuation triples

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Ola Electric Mobility Pvt. Ltd, a unit of cab-hailing major Ola, has raised $250 million (Rs 1,725.04 crore) from SoftBank. According ....

2 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

Razorpay founders tighten control on board; Facebook invests $25 mn in Meesho

Binu Paul

In a bid to ascertain better control over the board, the founders of online payment gateway startup Razorpay have amended the ....

25 June, 2019

Watch: Deepak Dhar on taking NestAway’s differentiated business model to the next level

Payal Ganguly

Tiger Global Management-backed home rental platform NestAway started out about five years ago with managed rentals for ....

24 June, 2019

Funding roundup: Large bets on three sectors lift deal value above $350 mn

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

A string of big-ticket transactions propelled the value of deals past the $350-million mark in the third week of June. This marked ....

21 June, 2019

Ribbit Capital, Sequoia lead $75 mn funding round in Razorpay

Binu Paul

Online payment gateway startup Razorpay Software Pvt. Ltd has raised $75 million (around Rs 524 crore at current exchange rate) ....

18 June, 2019

Watch: Hari Menon on making Bigbasket a consumer staple

Anand J & Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Marquee investors have been doubling down on India’s online grocery segment, with both Alibaba-backed Bigbasket and ....

10 June, 2019

Funding roundup: Smart e-scooters, social commerce in spotlight as dealmaking gathers steam

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

There was a significant uptick in startup-related dealmaking activity as the month of May drew to a close, with the value of deals ....

31 May, 2019

Two top-level exits at Paytm; former Tiger Global execs back Lifelong: Reports

Om Athavale

Two senior executives at digital payments giant Paytm have resigned from the company, according to an Entrackr report. Paytm’s ....

30 May, 2019

PhonePe seeks $1 bn from Tencent, Tiger Global; Lenskart may enter unicorn club: Reports

Binu Paul

PhonePe, the digital payments arm of Walmart-owned e-commerce giant Flipkart, is in discussions with leading global investors ....

27 May, 2019

Funding roundup: Auto classifieds, logistics-tech account for half of deal value in subdued week

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

The value of startup-related deals declined further in the fourth week of May despite the volume going up, with no big-ticket ....

24 May, 2019