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Eyewear e-tailer Lenskart raises funds from PremjiInvest

Tuesday, September 6, 2016 | More »

Eyewear retailer Lenskart Solutions Pvt. Ltd said on Tuesday it has raised funding from PremjiInvest, the private investment arm of Wipro Ltd chairman Azim Premji. Lenskart CEO and founder Peyush Bansal said PremjiInvest is the only investor in this follow-on round of funding. He didn’t disclose t...


IFC may invest $10M in AV Birla’s personal finance services portal MyUniverse

International Finance Corporation (IFC) may invest up to Rs 60 crore ($9.7 million) to buy an undisclosed equity stake in Aditya Birla Customer Service Pvt Ltd (ABCSPL), which runsMyUniverse.com, an online personal financial services platform. MyUniverse will use the funding for building of product ...

30 September, 2014 | More »


India slips in global ranking for ease of starting up biz, pegged at the bottom heap

While the number of entrepreneurs starting their own ventures has been gradually increasing in India, it doesn’t mean that starting a business in the country has become any easier. According to a report by The World Bank and its private sector investment arm the International Finance Corporation (...

23 October, 2012 | More »