Flipkart founder Sachin Bansal pumps $123 mn into Navi Technologies

Shashank Didmishe

Flipkart founder Sachin Bansal has infused $123 million (Rs 888 crore) in his investment vehicle Navi Technologies, formerly known ....

14 November, 2019

IIT Delhi endowment fund gets off the ground with $35 mn commitment from alumni

Tanmay Tiwary

The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi launched its global alumni endowment fund with an initial committed corpus of about ....

1 November, 2019

Sachin Bansal’s investment arm BAC Acquisitions renamed Navi Technologies

Team TC

Sachin Bansal-led private investment firm BAC Acquisitions has been renamed Navi Technologies.  The ministry of corporate ....

15 October, 2019

Deal Roundup: Sequoia, Sachin Bansal, Falcon Edge fail to lift dull funding week for tech startups

Supriya Roy

Funding activity in India’s technology startup market remained dull into the second week of October, continuing with a downtrend ....

13 October, 2019

How Sachin Bansal is spending his $1 bn-plus Flipkart fortune

Supriya Roy

After selling his stake in Flipkart, the ecommerce firm he founded with IIT Delhi buddy Binny Bansal over a decade ago, Sachin ....

10 October, 2019

Flipkart co-founder Sachin Bansal, Poonawalla Finance invest Rs 75 cr in U Gro Capital

Shashank Didmishe

Ecommerce major Flipkart co-founder Sachin Bansal and Poonawalla Finance have infused Rs 75 crore into U Gro Capital, a technology-focused ....

7 October, 2019

Funding roundup: Growth stage deals drop; investments decline to $116 mn

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

With growth stage deals bumping up the funding numbers big time in recent weeks, its absence during the fourth week of July caused ....

26 July, 2019

Sachin Bansal invests Rs75 cr debt in Chaitanya India Finance, Kissht

Binu Paul

Flipkart co-founder Sachin Bansal has increased his exposure to the financial service segment with two fresh debt funding bets ....

24 July, 2019

Milkbasket makes second acquisition, buys e-grocer PSR Supply Chain

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Micro-delivery startup Milkbasket announced that it has made its second acquisition by acquiring Bengaluru-based PSR Supply Chain ....

9 July, 2019

InnoVen Capital adds venture debt to Milkbasket’s Series B round

Kavya Kothiyal

Micro-delivery startup Milkbasket on Wednesday said it has raised Rs 15 crore ($2.15 million at the current exchange rate) in ....

26 June, 2019

Sachin Bansal’s BAC Acquisitions calls off investment in Milkbasket

Binu Paul

More than one month after Flipkart co-founder Sachin Bansal’s BAC Acquisitions committed to loan Rs 20 crore ($2.86 million ....

7 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

Sachin Bansal leads $51 mn investment in smart e-scooter maker Ather Energy

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Ather Energy Pvt. Ltd, which makes smart electric scooters, has raised $51 million (Rs 355 crore at the current exchange rate) ....

28 May, 2019

Exclusive: Sachin Bansal backs micro-delivery grocery startup Milkbasket

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Micro-delivery grocery startup Milkbasket has raised debt funding from Flipkart co-founder Sachin Bansal, two people directly ....

29 April, 2019

Scooter rental platform Bounce gets more venture debt from InnoVen Capital

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bengaluru-based Bounce, which runs a dockless scooter and bicycle rental platform, has raised $3 million (around Rs 20.8 crore) ....

22 April, 2019

Sachin Bansal circles micro-lender Chaitanya; personal loan platform Credy raises funding

Kavya Kothiyal

Flipkart co-founder Sachin Bansal might acquire a 75% stake in Bengaluru-based microfinance firm Chaitanya Rural Intermediation ....

12 April, 2019

Exclusive: Scooter rental platform Bounce raises debt from Sachin Bansal

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bengaluru-based Bounce, which is a scooter and bicycle rental platform, has received debt worth $3 million (Rs 21 crore at current ....

29 March, 2019

Flipkart co-founder Sachin Bansal invests $92 mn in Ola

Binu Paul

Flipkart co-founder Sachin Bansal has invested Rs 650 crore ($92 million) in ANI Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which operates cab-hailing ....

19 February, 2019

Ola lost Rs 1.5 for every rupee earned in FY18

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

ANI Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which operates homegrown cab-hailing major Ola, reported a nearly 57% rise in operating revenues and ....

1 February, 2019

Cab aggregator Ola gets fat cheque from Flipkart co-founder Sachin Bansal

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Flipkart co-founder Sachin Bansal has invested Rs 149.99 crore ($21.18 million) in ANI Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which operates homegrown ....

14 January, 2019

Flashback 2018: From Bansals to unsung founders, meet the year’s movers and shakers

Team TC

The Indian startup ecosystem’s top newsmakers this year were a combination of usual suspects and surprise packages. From ....

31 December, 2018