Posts Tagged ‘ Aarin Capital ’
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Ed-tech startup Byju’s has raised $15 million from International Finance Corporation (IFC), the World Bank’s private-sector investment arm. VCCircle had first reported in July that Byju’s was close to raising between $25 million and $50 million for international expansion, and had named IFC as...
Mumbai-based Pocket Aces Pictures Pvt Ltd, which runs digital entertainment startup Pocket Aces, has raised $3 million (Rs 20 crore) in a round of funding led by venture capital firm Sequoia Capital India, the company announced on Thursday. Other investors included North Base Media, TV Mohandas Pai-...
15 December, 2016 |
“There is an urgent need for adequate regulation to curb predatory pricing and capital dumping in the ecosystem in the interest of co-existence of all players in the ecosystem,” Pranay Jivrajka, chief operating officer of Ola, was quite vocal in his criticism of what the cab-hailing service’s ...
7 November, 2016 |
Connect India, which claims to be building a last-mile network of distribution points for e-commerce firms across the country, has raised fresh funding from one of its existing investors, a person privy to the development told VCCircle. The Bengaluru-based firm, which is run by Connect India e-comm...
2 November, 2016 |
Two weeks ago, Taiwanese chip designer MediaTek invested $60 million in One97 Communications, which runs Paytm, a mobile wallet platform and an online shopping site. In itself, the transaction is not unusual – Paytm is raising funds for growth and MediaTek is known for backing innovative firms. Wh...
12 September, 2016 |
Campus Diaries Media and Communications Pvt. Ltd, which operates a content discovery portal targeted at school and college students, has raised Rs 1.5 crore ($220,000) from Aarin Capital and others in its second round of angel investment. Ravi Mantha of Sagelock Investments and 3one4 Capital Partner...
30 June, 2016 |
Aarin Capital, which has Infosys co-founder TV Mohandas Pai and billionaire promoter of Manipal Education & Medical Group Ranjan Pai (unrelated to each other) as its limited partners (LPs), has invested in over 35 companies and eight VC funds. The fund, formally launched in January 2012, has dep...
9 May, 2016 |
PrazAs Learning Inc, the company behind Tabtor, an educational technology platform for tablet computers (currently only iPads), has raised $1 million in seed round funding from New Jersey-based SoundBoard Angel Fund, as well as Bangalore-based Aarin Capital Partners, Sand Hill Angels, BITS Spark Ang...
13 June, 2013 |