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Practo raises $55 mn in Series D round, forays into health insurance aggregation

Tuesday, January 17, 2017 | More »

Shashank ND
Digital healthcare platform Practo has raised $55 million in Series D funding led by existing investor China’s Tencent. Practo Technologies Pvt Ltd, which runs a doctor-appointment site and offers an ad platform to clinics, hospitals and diagnostic centres, also saw participation from three ne...

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Exclusive: Ed-tech startup Byju’s to acquire gaming apps in US for up to $30 mn

Bangalore-based ed-tech startup Byju’s, incorporated as Think & Learn Pvt. Ltd, is scouting for acquisitions in the US to accelerate its international expansion. The company is evaluating a couple of gaming and learning apps that cater to the lower grades, starting from kindergarten. Byju Rave...

12 January, 2017 | More »

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Ed-tech startup Byju’s raises $15 mn from IFC

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...

20 December, 2016 | More »

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Byju’s set to raise $50 mn for international expansion

Ed-tech company Think & Learn Pvt Ltd announced on July 24 that it is set to raise $50 million that will be used for inorganic growth through global acquisition and international expansion of its online test preparation platform Byju’s Learning App. While the company did not disclose the sourc...

25 July, 2016 | More »

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EduAce raises $1M from mobile internet firm MoMagic

Education startup EduAce Services has raised $1 million (around Rs 6.6 crore) in seed funding from mobile Internet firm MoMagic. This could possibly be the first time that a Lucknow-based startup has raised such a big amount of money. The capital raised will be utilised to build more school learning...

7 May, 2016 | More »

FreeCharge

FreeCharge raises $33M in Series B from Sequoia, Sofina, ru-Net

Mumbai-based Accelyst Solutions Pvt Ltd, the company behind FreeCharge.in, an online platform for recharge, utility payments, promotions and couponing, has raised $33 million in its Series B round of funding from existing investor Sequoia Capital, with participations from Belgium-based investment c...

2 September, 2014 | More »

Flipkart

Meet the new investors at Flipkart

India’s largest consumer e-commerce platform Flipkart has secured an additional $160 million in second tranche of its fifth round of funding from a clutch of foreign investors, with participation from existing investor Tiger Global. Combined with a first tranche which scooped $200 million from ex...

11 October, 2013 | More »