Freshworks valuation soars to $3.5 bn with funding led by Sequoia, Accel and CapitalG

Team TC

San Mateo, California headquartered customer engagement software company Freshworks has raised $150 million in its largest funding ....

13 November, 2019

In Numbers: India is unicorn country

Anand J

India is home to the most number of unicorns — private firms valued a billion dollars or more -- in the world after China ....

8 November, 2019
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Tiger Global-backed tutorial platform Vedantu accused of massive data breach

Prajeet Nair

Bengaluru-based online tutorial platform Vedantu has been accused of a massive data breach running into 687,000 records. The allegation ....

1 November, 2019

NestAway loses a second founder as CTO Smruti Parida bids adieu

Supriya Roy

Nearly four months after co-founder Deepak Dhar’s departure, home rentals startup NestAway Technologies has lost yet another ....

23 October, 2019

TechThisWeek: 5G auctions; Flipkart and Amazon; Facebook and Twitter; Cars24

Shweta Sharma & Prajeet Nair & Vignesh Ananthraj

Inaugurating the annual India Mobile Congress, communications and information technology minister Ravi Shankar Prasad announced ....

19 October, 2019

Deal Roundup: Tiger Global, Cars24 lead revival in tech startup funding

Supriya Roy

Funding activity in India’s technology startup market picked up pace in the third week of October, changing tracks from ....

18 October, 2019
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Quikr is valued at $1.5 bn but may still not be a unicorn

Shashank Didmishe

Online classifieds platform Quikr was valued at $1.5 billion in May this year, according to an independent valuation report filed ....

17 October, 2019

Tiger Global, Tencent back home security platform myGate

Shashank Didmishe

Home security platform myGate has raised $56 million in a Series B round from Chinese internet conglomerate Tencent Holdings and ....

17 October, 2019

Tiger Global invests $25 mn in brokerage startup Upstox

Supriya Roy

Financial brokerage firm Upstox has raised $25 million in its second round institutional round from New York-based hedge fund ....

24 September, 2019

Deal Talk: Tencent invests in PolicyBazaar; NoBroker, MyGate and ShopClues receive funding

Shweta Sharma

TechCircle brings you a round-up of technology investments and M&A deals reported from across newsrooms. PolicyBazaar Chinese ....

23 September, 2019
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Deal Roundup: Lenskart, Wow! Momo shine in a lacklustre week for startup funding

Shashank Didmishe

Fund raising activity remained tepid in the week ended September 20 with 23 technology startups garnering around $135 million ....

20 September, 2019

Wow! Momo to enter cloud kitchens market with Tiger Global investment

Binu Paul & Supriya Roy

Kolkata-based quick service restaurant (QSR) chain Wow! Momo Foods plans to foray into cloud kitchens as it enters the next phase ....

19 September, 2019

Deal Talk: Former Tiger Global executive Lee Fixel to start own fund; Kae Capital to raise third fund

Shweta Sharma

TechCircle brings you a round-up of technology investment and M&A deals reported from across newsrooms. Lee Fixel Former ....

16 September, 2019

Hyundai, KIA Motors seek CCI nod to invest in Ola EV arm, parent

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

South Korean automotive major Hyundai Motor and its sister company Kia Motors, have sought the approval of the Competition Commission ....

16 September, 2019

Tiger Global, Lightspeed lead $67 mn funding in accountant app OkCredit

Binu Paul

Accounting application provider OkCredit has raised $67 million in a Series B funding round led by existing investors Tiger Global ....

13 September, 2019

CPPIB bets $115 million on logistics unicorn Delhivery

Team TC

Delhivery, the SoftBank backed logistics company, has raised $115 million from Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB). The ....

10 September, 2019

Matrix, Omidyar Network back neo-banking startup Yelo

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Mumbai-based Yelo, which operates a neo-bank (100% digital bank) for consumers, has raised an undisclosed sum in seed round from ....

4 September, 2019

Deal Roundup: Ribbit Capital makes a mark in fintech; startup funding recovers to touch $312 mn

Team TC

After a slump last week, funding in technology startups bounced back as investors put $312.4 million to work across 16 deals. Among ....

30 August, 2019

Gaming unicorn Dream11 in talks with SoftBank, Naspers, Tiger Global for $500 mn funding: Report

Team TC

Online fantasy gaming startup Dream11 is in discussions with a number of top technology investors including SoftBank Vision Fund, ....

30 August, 2019

Tiger Global, Westbridge lead $42 mn Series C in edtech platform Vedantu

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bengaluru-based online tutoring startup Vedantu has raised $42 million in a Series C round led by existing investor Tiger Global ....

30 August, 2019

Steadview Capital leads $14 mn Series D in subscription management firm Chargebee

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

San Francisco and Chennai-based cloud billing solutions provider Chargebee has raised $14 million in its Series D round of funding ....

29 August, 2019