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Pitch your ideas to Satya Nadella, Sheryl Sandberg and others at WSJDLive Global Startup Showcase

Saturday, April 30, 2016 | More »

Indian entrepreneurs and startups who believe they have a business idea that can be applied globally will have a chance to present it to top corporate leaders and investors this October at The Wall Street Journal’s WSJDLive tech conference in the US. WSJDLive, which is in its third year now, will ...


Lifestyle e-tailer Koovs’ parent raises $32M from existing & new investors

Koovs plc, the UK-based parent of Indian lifestyle e-tailer Koovs.com, has raised £21.9 million ($32 million or Rs 212 crore) in the first significant transaction related to a local e-commerce venture after the government formally allowed foreign direct investment in online marketplaces. Koovs plc ...

29 April, 2016 | More »


RBI proposes rules to regulate P2P lending

The Reserve Bank of India on Wednesday proposed to define peer-to-peer lending ventures as non-banking finance companies and prescribed minimum capital requirements for such startups to regulate the nascent but fast-growing segment. The development comes at a time when a number of startups have spru...

28 April, 2016 | More »


Nearly 1,000 Indian startups to get funded in 2016: VCCEdge

Close to a thousand Indian startups are likely to get funded in 2016, replicating and possibly surpassing last year’s record show, according to the Startup India report by VCCEdge, the data research platform of VCCircle. The report, which was released at the Techcircle Startup event at Bengalu...

28 April, 2016 | More »


Jabong parent raises $339M; valuation plunges

Global Fashion Group, the parent of loss-making Indian fashion portal Jabong, has raised fresh funding from its existing investors but at a sharply lower valuation. The company secured €300 million ($339 million or Rs 2,250 crore) from Germany’s Rocket Internet SE and Swedish investment firm Kin...

27 April, 2016 | More »


Techcircle Startup 2016 Bengaluru event almost sold out; last few seats left; register now

The Bengaluru edition of Techcircle Startup 2016, to be held on April 27-28 at Park Plaza Hotel, is all set to enthrall stakeholders of India’s thriving startup ecosystem. The event will have an impressive line-up of speakers, special addresses, pitching sessions and plenty of opportunities for in...

26 April, 2016 | More »


Meet the firms selected for Showcase at Techcircle Startup Bengaluru 2016; register now

Techcircle.in is delighted to announce the names of five startups that have been chosen for the Showcase session at the Bengaluru edition of Techcircle Startup 2016, India’s flagship conference on the startup ecosystem. The conference will be held on April 28 at the Park Plaza hotel, and will feat...

26 April, 2016 | More »

Nikesh Arora

Nikesh Arora’s India deals that SoftBank investors are seeking probe into

A group of SoftBank shareholders has demanded an internal probe into the actions of company president and COO Nikesh Arora for alleged conflict of interest and poor business decisions and has also asked for his “possible dismissal”. Among the deals highlighted by stakeholders are some of...

22 April, 2016 | More »

Avnish Bajaj

Ola, Quikr backer Matrix raises $110M for new VC deals

Global venture capital firm Matrix Partners that operates a multi-stage investment practice with an India-dedicated fund has raised a fresh corpus worth $110 million (Rs 730 crore) to make new investments in early-stage tech startups. However, this is positioned as an interim fund as the firm is foc...

21 April, 2016 | More »


How startups can lead social change. Know more @ Techcircle Bengaluru; register now

Starups are often the first to adopt disruptive and innovative technologies. This makes them ideal to lead social and economic transformation. India, too, has a number of startups that are not just making an impact on the business landscape but are also giving back to the society. The Bengaluru edit...

21 April, 2016 | More »

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