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Excl: App development startup AppDra raises $1.5M through crowd funding

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 | More »

Bangalore and US-based app development startup Appdra Software Solutions Pvt Ltd, which operates under the name AppDra, has raised $1.5 million in Series A round of funding through US-based crowd-funding platform Becovillage, a top executive of the company told Techcircle.in. The investors who par...


Delhi-based travel startup SeekSherpa raises seed round from VentureNursery’s angels

VentureNursery incubatee startup SeekSherpa, a mobile marketplace for hyper local travel information and experiences, has raised a seed round from a group of angel investors, including Amit and Arihant Patni, Anand Ladsariya, Anirudh Damani, Neeraj Goenka, Ravi Kiran, Sanjay Mehta, Shravan Shroff an...

21 July, 2014 |More »


Short term capital gains tax bomb in Budget to hit angel investors, but only a few VCs

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley dropped a bomb in the Union Budget for private firms, especially startups, looking to raise capital by saying income from sale of unlisted securities within three years of investment would be taxed as short-term capital gains. To add to the woes, investors cannot set of...

19 July, 2014 |More »

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Almost 90% of our sales come through Facebook: Urban Ladder’s COO Rajiv Srivatsa

Bangalore-based Urban Ladder Home Decor Solutions Pvt Ltd, the company behind the curated marketplace for furniture Urban Ladder, has just netted Rs 120 crore ($20 million) in Series B round of funding from Hong Kong-based Steadview Capital, with participation from SAIF Partners and Kalaari Capital....

18 July, 2014 |More »


Alternative accommodation marketplace RoomnHouse.com raises under $170K in funding from Euphoria Ventures

Mumbai-based Room N House Co, a startup that provides an online marketplace for alternative accommodation under the same name, has secured Rs 1 crore (under $170,000) in bridge funding from Ahmedabad-based angel investor-cum-virtual incubator Euphoria Ventures, according to a report in The Economi...

17 July, 2014 |More »


US-based Qliktag acquires digital media agency Buzzfactory

California-headquartered mobile technology company Qliktag Software Inc. has acquired Buzzfactory Interactive Pvt Ltd, a social media & digital agency based out of Pune, for an undisclosed sum. Qliktag had earlier made an angel investment in Buzzfactory in January last year for a minority sta...

16 July, 2014 |More »


Urban Ladder raises $20M in Series B funding from Steadview, SAIF, Kalaari

Bangalore-based Urban Ladder Home Decor Solutions Pvt Ltd, which runs online furniture shop Urban Ladder, has secured Rs 120 crore ($20 million) in Series B round of funding led by Steadview Capital, with participation from existing investors, including SAIF Partners and Kalaari Capital. The funds ...

16 July, 2014 |More »


Reviews42 raises $5M in Series B round from Tiger Global & Nirvana; rebrands as Zopper

Delhi-based Solvy Tech Solutions Pvt Ltd, the company behind products review portal Reviews42.com, has raised $5 million in a fresh institutional round of funding, led by Tiger Global Management LLC, with participation from existing investor Nirvana Venture Advisors, the company said in a press re...

15 July, 2014 |More »


VentureNursery to up startup investment size as it adds new angel investors to its network

VentureNursery, an angel-backed startup accelerator programme launched in March 2012, is increasing its investment capability by getting on board more angels who also have expertise in taking startups global. Some of the new additions include Arif Ali of Tata Capital; Kavit Sutaria of Hiraco Venture...

15 July, 2014 |More »


Excl: RiverBridge invests in research & analytics firm Akara

RiverBridge Investment Advisors Pvt Ltd, a boutique investment bank with operations in Chennai and Bangalore, has made angel investment in research and analytics firm Akara Research & Technologies, RiverBridge’s director N Muthuraman told Techcircle.in. Based out of Chennai, Akara provides da...

14 July, 2014 |More »

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