Unicorn India Ventures

Startups bullish about fundraising but hiring still a pain point: TechCircle survey

Kavya Kothiyal

A record year for fundraising in the Indian startup ecosystem has made entrepreneurs bullish about their prospects of raising ....

19 February, 2019

Account automation firm Open raises $4.6 mn in Series A round

Payal Ganguly

Bengaluru-based Open Financial Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which automates collections and payouts for small businesses, has raised ....

12 February, 2019

Exclusive: Smart-lock startup OpenApp gets pre-Series A funding

Shweta Sharma

OpenApp, a startup which makes smart locks for enterprises, has raised at least $1.3 million (Rs 8.5 crore) in pre-Series A funding ....

10 February, 2019

Exclusive: Data analytics startup Clootrack raises seed funding

Shweta Sharma

Bengaluru-based Clootrack Software Labs Pvt. Ltd has raised $500,000 (Rs 3.5 crore) in its seed round of funding, a top company ....

29 January, 2019

Why the best is yet to come for India’s early-stage startups

Anil Joshi

The concept of starting up is not alien to India but was once frowned upon. Entrepreneurs struggled with selling their vision ....

2 January, 2019

Flashback 2018: Regulations, automation give logistics-tech startups a leg-up

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

A combination of technology adoption, cheap data tariffs and favourable regulations helped disrupt and organise India’s ....

27 December, 2018

Unicorn India Ventures' Anil Joshi on why fintech and B2B startups are promising

Kavya Kothiyal

Mumbai-based venture capital investor Unicorn India Ventures is currently on the road to raise a $56-million (Rs 400 crore) second ....

21 November, 2018

Exclusive: Cybersecurity startup Sequretek raises $3.7 mn in bridge round

Kavya Kothiyal

Security solutions startup Sequretek IT Solutions Pvt. Ltd has raised Rs 27 crore (approximately $3.7 million) in a bridge round ....

24 September, 2018

GrabOnRent seeks $10 mn for expanding to China, Middle East

Kavya Kothiyal

Product rental marketplace GrabOnRent has drawn up plans to foray into overseas markets such as China and the Middle East, two ....

31 August, 2018

Digital radio solutions startup Inntot gets seed funding

Shweta Sharma

Kerala-based startup Inntot Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which offers software solutions for digital radio receivers, has raised an ....

6 June, 2018

Accounting automation startup Open Financial raises pre-Series A funding

Shweta Sharma

Bengaluru-based Open, which automates collections and payouts for small businesses, said it has raised pre-Series A funds in a ....

17 May, 2018

Fintech startup Smart Coin raises pre-Series A funds

Team TC

Bengaluru-based fintech startup Smart Coin has raised $2 million (Rs 13 crore) in a pre-Series A funding round led by an undisclosed ....

28 March, 2018

Three Kerala tech startups get funding from Unicorn India Ventures

Shweta Sharma

Mumbai-based venture capital fund Unicorn India Ventures has invested undisclosed sums in three Kerala-based startups, it said ....

6 February, 2018

Exclusive: GrabOnRent close to raising Series A round

Dearton Thomas Hector

Bangalore-based GrabOnRent Internet Pvt. Ltd, which runs product rental marketplace GrabOnRent, is close to raising $3 million ....

20 March, 2017

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

The promising startup domain of 2017

Anil Joshi

India has shown immense progress on startup activities especially after the Prime Minister's 'Startup India, Stand up India' ....

23 January, 2017

Startups looking to move on rather than burn VC money

Disha Sharma & Varun Arora

Earlier this year, Frankly.me, a video social network decided to shut shop just a few weeks after it raised its pre-Series A funding. ....

23 November, 2016

Exclusive: SaaS startup Pharmarack raises pre-Series A funding

Disha Sharma

Pune-based Pharmarack Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which provides software-as-a-service applications for automated order processing ....

22 September, 2016

How ed-tech firm Careers360 plans to open new revenue streams, boost profitability

Arti Singh

Education-technology platform Careers360 is creating new revenue streams and adding more business verticals to bolster its profitability ....

9 September, 2016

Why some investors are betting on competing businesses

Arti Singh

Two weeks ago, Taiwanese chip designer MediaTek invested $60 million in One97 Communications, which runs Paytm, a mobile wallet ....

12 September, 2016

Exclusive: SaaS startup Pharmarack in talks to raise $2 mn

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Pune-based Pharmarack Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which provides a SaaS-based application for automated order processing and inventory ....

11 May, 2016