Why startups should explore blank-cheque firms for raising capital

Tuhin Harit & Ramabhadran S Thirumalai

From only a handful of startups at one point, the ecosystem has exploded to occupy a chunk of the Indian corporate landscape. ....

18 May, 2018

Nasdaq-listed Nuance Communications acquires VAS firm mCarbon for $36 mn

Disha Sharma

US-based software company Nuance Communications Inc has acquired Noida-headquartered value-added services provider (VAS) mCarbon ....

9 February, 2017

We went through near-death experience many times, says Nutanix founder

Manu P Toms

Though Dheeraj Pandey is fairly well known and connected among the who's who of the tech industry, he hit headlines in his home ....

21 February, 2017

Insurance portal PolicyBazaar eyes US listing, $100 mn IPO

Dearton Thomas Hector

Gurgaon-based eTechAces Marketing and Consulting Pvt. Ltd, which runs the online insurance portal PolicyBazaar, is planning to ....

21 September, 2016

MakeMyTrip hotel bookings jump four-fold in Q1 but losses climb

Team TC

India's largest online travel agency MakeMyTrip Ltd has reported 54.5% rise in net revenues (62.6% in constant currency) for the ....

27 July, 2016

We didn't want to compromise growth by going in for M&A, says Yatra's Dhruv Shringi

Nishant Sharma

One of India's fastest growing online travel agents and consumer travel platform Yatra Online has entered into a merger agreement ....

14 July, 2016

Rediff.com to delist shares from NASDAQ

Nishant Sharma

Indian internet firm Rediff.com India Ltd on Wednesday said it has filed an application with the US Securities And Exchange Commission ....

28 April, 2016

Sify's Q4 revenues rise 13.5% to Rs 263Cr

Sainul K

NASDAQ-listed Sify Technologies Ltd, which provides managed enterprise, network, IT and software services, has reported a net ....

22 April, 2014

Chinese microblogging service Weibo aims to raise $380M on NASDAQ, could be valued around $1.66B


China's Weibo Corp said it expected its initial public offering of 20 million American Depository Shares to be priced at $17-$19 ....

7 April, 2014

HomeShop18 files for $75M IPO on NYSE

Team TC

HomeShop18 has filed its prospectus to raise a total of $75 million through a listing on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) including ....

3 April, 2014

Rediff.com Q3 revenues rise 5% to $4.17M; net loss down to $1.9M

Sainul K

NASDAQ-listed internet firm Rediff.com has reported overall revenues of $4.17 million for the quarter ended December 31, 2013, ....

23 January, 2014

MakeMyTrip's Q3 net revenue climbs 27.7% as air ticketing growth accelerates; hotel booking continues to outpace

Team TC

NASDAQ-listed online travel services firm MakeMyTrip (MMT) reported a 27.7 per cent rise in revenues less service costs which ....

30 January, 2014

Sify forming $22.7M startup fund; to focus on cloud, security and managed services

Sainul K

NASDAQ-listed Indian internet and IT services firm Sify Technologies Ltd has announced that it will 'explore avenues to invest ....

6 September, 2013

MakeMyTrip launches SMS-based bus ticket booking

Sainul K

NASDAQ-listed OTA MakeMyTrip India Pvt Ltd has launched SMS-based bus ticket booking service, which can be done using a feature ....

27 June, 2013

MakeMyTrip reports $5.2M loss in Q3, decline in commission stumps air ticketing revenues

Team TC

NASDAQ-listed online travel services firm MakeMyTrip (MMT) reported 5.5 per cent decline in its revenues less service costs which ....

7 February, 2013

Rediff revenue slides 32% to $3.67M in Q1 led by decline in Indian advertising revenue; Net loss widens

Team TC

NASDAQ-listed Rediff.com has seen its revenue drop almost by a third to $3.67 million for the first quarter ended June 30, 2012 ....

26 July, 2012

Ebix acquires PlanetSoft for $40M

Team TC

Ebix, Inc, a NASDAQ-listed supplier of software and e-commerce solutions to the insurance industry, has acquired PlanetSoft, Inc ....

6 June, 2012

The believers: Top 5 investors in Indian Internet biz

Sonam Gulati

The e-commerce 2.0 world is clearly split between those who are screaming excess (read: bubble) and the so-called believers, who ....

29 May, 2012

Amazon's Next Billion-Dollar Business Eyed


Amazon.com (AMZN.O) Inc's cloud computing unit may be its next billion-dollar business and analysts will be watching for clues ....

22 July, 2011