SaaS startup Hotelogix gets $5 mn funding boost

Dearton Thomas Hector

Noida-based HMS Infotech Pvt Ltd, which owns and operates software-as-a-service (SaaS) provider Hotelogix, has raised $5 million ....

5 March, 2018

Funding boost for Bluestone in bid to catch Caratlane

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bangalore-based online jewellery e-tailer Bluestone is set to raise $5.87 million (Rs 38.29 crore) in a fresh round of funding, ....

1 March, 2018

Exclusive: Startup behind bike rental ventures WickedRide, Metro Bikes gets funding

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

The family investment office of Sutures India chairman Chandrasekhar Gopalan has invested $1.5 million (Rs 10 crore) in Bengaluru-headquartered ....

21 February, 2018

CaratLane vs BlueStone: One jewellery e-tailer burns more cash but also sells more

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Online jeweller CaratLane widened the gap in revenue with rival BlueStone in the financial year 2016-17. This was in contrast ....

19 February, 2018

B2B logistics startup BlackBuck beefs up top deck by appointing new CFO

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Business-to-business (B2B) logistics startup BlackBuck, which is run by Zinka Logistics Solutions Pvt. Ltd, has announced the ....

13 February, 2018

Walmart in talks to buy minority stake in Flipkart: Report

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

US-based offline and online retailer Walmart Stores Inc. is in advanced stages of talks to buy a significant minority stake in ....

31 January, 2018

Qualcomm Ventures leads Series E round in IoT device maker Borqs

Varun Arora

Borqs International Holding Corp, which operates Internet of Things (IoT) device developer Borqs, has raised an undisclosed amount ....

14 March, 2017

Accel Partners leads $10 mn Series B round in AgroStar

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Pune-based ULink AgriTech Pvt. Ltd, which operates direct-to-farmer mobile-based retail platform AgroStar, has raised $10 million ....

7 March, 2017

Morgan Stanley trims Flipkart valuation to $5.39 bn

Binu Paul

Indian e-commerce firm Flipkart has suffered its second markdown in as many months with a mutual fund managed by Morgan Stanley ....

28 February, 2017

Flipkart suffers yet another valuation markdown

Binu Paul

Just when Flipkart Internet Pvt. Ltd was consolidating its position under the new CEO Kalyan Krishnamurthy, a fresh bout of valuation ....

3 March, 2017

Sands Capital, IFC & others to invest $30 mn in logistics startup BlackBuck

Binu Paul

Tiger Global-backed logistics startup BlackBuck has received an investment commitment of $30 million (around Rs 200 crore) in ....

27 February, 2017

Bluestone narrows revenue gap with Caratlane

Dearton Thomas Hector

The race for supremacy in the online jewellery retailing segment has tightened, with the gap in revenue of the top two players—Caratlane ....

16 February, 2017

Housejoy FY16 losses widen 20-fold on higher ad spend, employee costs

Disha Sharma

Home services startup Housejoy's revenue rose nearly 32 times in FY16, but losses also went up 20-fold as employee costs soared ....

31 January, 2017

B2B logistics startup BlackBuck to raise $10 mn from IFC

Team TC

International Finance Corporation plans to make an equity investment of up to $10 million (Rs 68 crore) in logistics startup ....

19 January, 2017

PropTiger-Housing deal to be signed this week

Team TC

Online property broker PropTiger and SoftBank-funded realty portal are in the final leg of talks to ink a merger that ....

9 January, 2017

Mobile gaming startup Mech Mocha set to raise funding from Chinese VC firm

Varun Arora

Chinese venture capital firm Shunwei Capital is in advanced talks to make its debut investment in India, in gaming startup Mech ....

6 January, 2017

Which funds should you pitch to in 2017?

Disha Sharma

Even though investor sentiment was cautious in 2016, the year saw nearly 26 funds come into being. While many of them were maiden ....

2 January, 2017

Lending startup Indifi raises $10 mn in Series B

Arti Singh

Gurgaon-based fintech startup Indifi Technologies Pvt Ltd, floated by angel investor and venture capital firm Canaan Partners' ....

13 December, 2016

Flipkart suffers another markdown as Vanguard slashes stake value by 33%

Binu Paul

A mutual fund managed by US-based investment firm Vanguard Group has marked down the value of its stake in Flipkart by 33%, joining ....

2 December, 2016

Flipkart's valuation down to $5.57 bn after Morgan Stanley slashes value of its holding

Binu Paul

A mutual fund managed by Morgan Stanley has marked down the value of its shares in Flipkart by 38.2% leaving India's largest e-commerce ....

29 November, 2016

B2B packaging material marketplace Bizongo raises $3 mn from IDG, Accel

Binu Paul

Smartpaddle Technology Pvt. Ltd, which owns and operates business-to-business (B2B) marketplace for packaging materials Bizongo, ....

5 November, 2016