Dream11 joins unicorn bandwagon amid dealmaking flurry in fintech this week

Kavya Kothiyal

Startups in the financial technology segment were the flavour of the week even as Dream11 hogged the limelight for becoming the ....

12 April, 2019

Dream11 becomes India’s first gaming unicorn with investment from Steadview Capital

Binu Paul

Dream11 Fantasy Pvt. Ltd has become the first gaming unicorn in India with Hong Kong-based hedge fund Steadview Capital completing ....

9 April, 2019
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Exclusive: Dream11 eyes tag of India’s first gaming unicorn

Binu Paul & Kavya Kothiyal

Dream11 could soon vault into the unicorn club with Hong Kong-based hedge fund Steadview Capital set to bet more than $100 million ....

4 March, 2019

InMobi floats new biz unit to offer cloud-based solutions for telcos

Anand J

Mobile advertisement platform InMobi has launched a cloud-based solution to help telecom companies boost the privacy, security ....

26 February, 2019

Zomato raises $40 mn as food-tech unicorn gets new investor

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Zomato has brought a new investor on board as the food-tech unicorn builds a war chest to take on fast-growing rival Swiggy. Zomato ....

6 February, 2019

Hike pivots to multi-app approach in bid to boost growth

Payal Ganguly

Hike, the country’s smallest unicorn in terms of revenues, has decided to pivot to a multi-app approach in its latest strategic ....

10 January, 2019
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US data storage startup Cohesity eyes India foray after backing from SoftBank fund

Reuters

The $100 billion SoftBank Vision Fund has made its second-ever investment in an enterprise software company, as the massive fund ....

11 June, 2018

A history of Flipkart's many big billion days

Binu Paul

Flipkart is well-known for its Big Billion Days, a bonanza for consumers where the e-tailer doles out heavy discounts on products. ....

9 May, 2018

Race to $1 bn: Which Indian startup was the fastest to get unicorn status?

Jyotindra Dubey

Venture capital and private equity investors have pumped billions of dollars into the Indian startup ecosystem over the past few ....

2 May, 2018

Flashback 2016: Hike's Kavin Mittal takes the fast lane to success

Shruti Jain

For Kavin Bharti Mittal, the 29-year-old founder and chief executive of instant messaging app Hike, 2016 will go down as a milestone ....

28 December, 2016
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Quikr's FY16 loss widens; other income props up revenue

Dearton Thomas Hector

Online classifieds site Quikr India Pvt. Ltd posted a wider loss for the year through March 2016, but the pace of increase slowed ....

2 December, 2016

2016: Not too bad after all; barring ecommerce

Deepti Chaudhary

The year 2016 is set to go down in the history of investing in India as the year of "lull", or the year in which deal activity ....

14 November, 2016

US President-elect Trump elicits mixed reactions from Indian entrepreneurs

Deepti Chaudhary

US President-elect Donald Trump seems to have divided the Indian startup fraternity. Reactions on him becoming the most powerful ....

9 November, 2016