Razorpay, Meesho and Cleartax feature on Y Combinator’s top companies list 2019

Tanmay Tiwary

Three Indian startups, online payment gateway startup Razorpay, income tax return filing platform Cleartax and social commerce ....

4 October, 2019

Healthtech startup Inito secures US patent for diagnostic technology

Supriya Roy

Bengaluru-based healthtech startup Inito has secured patent rights from the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) ....

30 September, 2019

Ribbit Capital leads $21.4 mn Series B in fintech startup Groww

Supriya Roy

Bengaluru-based fintech startup Groww has raised $21.4 million in its Series B funding round, led by Silicon Valley-based venture ....

19 September, 2019

Y Combinator to hold India-specific interviews for Winter 2020 batch in Nov

Supriya Roy

Silicon Valley-based startup accelerator Y Combinator has announced an India-specific interview round for its Winter 2020 startup ....

10 September, 2019

Accel leads $25 mn Series B funding in trade finance firm Drip Capital

Om Athavale

Palo Alto- and Mumbai-based financial technology solutions provider Drip Capital has raised $25 million (Rs 172.4 crore at the ....

24 July, 2019

Razorpay founders tighten control on board; Facebook invests $25 mn in Meesho

Binu Paul

In a bid to ascertain better control over the board, the founders of online payment gateway startup Razorpay have amended the ....

25 June, 2019

Exclusive: Matrix Partners-backed health-tech startup DocTalk winds up operations

Binu Paul

DocTalk, the doctor-patient engagement platform backed by Matrix Partners and Y Combinator, has shuttered operations after an ....

19 June, 2019

Ribbit Capital, Sequoia lead $75 mn funding round in Razorpay

Binu Paul

Online payment gateway startup Razorpay Software Pvt. Ltd has raised $75 million (around Rs 524 crore at current exchange rate) ....

18 June, 2019

Facebook bets on Meesho to mark first startup investment in India

Binu Paul

Social networking giant Facebook has invested an undisclosed amount in social commerce platform Meesho to mark its first equity ....

13 June, 2019

Tiger Global leads $15.5 mn funding in accountant app OkCredit

Binu Paul

Accounting application provider OkCredit has raised $15.5 million (Rs 107.5 crore at current exchange rate) in its Series A funding ....

11 June, 2019

US accelerator Y Combinator selects a record number of India startups for summer batch

Binu Paul

Silicon Valley-headquartered accelerator Y Combinator has selected a record number of 15 startups from India for its 2019 summer ....

31 May, 2019

Fintech startup Chqbook gets a cheque from Harsha Bhogle; AccioJob raises fresh funding

Binu Paul

Gurugram-based fintech startup Chqbook has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from cricket commentator Harsha Bhogle, the ....

1 May, 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

Payment gateway firm Cashfree to expand API banking platform with new funding round

Kavya Kothiyal

Payment gateway startup Cashfree is planning to expand its team and distribution of its application programming interface (API) ....

9 April, 2019

Ratio of great founders to native VC available is imbalanced: Y Combinator’s Adora Cheung

Shweta Sharma

Next month, Y Combinator (YC), the Mountain View, California-based accelerator known for seeding iconic technology startups such ....

9 April, 2019

In a first, Y Combinator to hold interviews in India for accelerator programme

Shweta Sharma

Silicon Valley-headquartered accelerator Y Combinator, which has spawned a number of prominent startups including accommodation-sharing company ....

28 March, 2019

Exclusive: Microlending startup RedCarpet gets fresh capital

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Microlending startup RedCarpet Tech Pvt. Ltd has secured $3.89 million (Rs 26.81 crore at current exchange rates) in a fresh round ....

27 March, 2019

Worker screening firm Hello Verify raises funding

Payal Ganguly

Worker screening platform Hello Verify India Pvt. Ltd has raised an undisclosed amount in funding from multiple investors including ....

12 March, 2019

Meet the four Indian companies selected for Y Combinator’s winter 2019 batch

Shweta Sharma

US startup incubator Y Combinator has chosen for its winter batch this year four Indian companies dealing in robotics, e-commerce, ....

27 February, 2019

Online investment platform Groww raises Series A funding

Kavya Kothiyal

Groww, an online platform which sells mutual funds, has raised $6.2 million (Rs 44 crore) in a Series A round led by Sequoia Capital ....

23 January, 2019

Self-drive vehicle rental platform Drivezy raises Series B funding

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Mumbai-based AS Justride Tours and Travels Pvt. Ltd, which owns self-drive vehicle rental platform Drivezy, has raised $20 million ....

28 November, 2018