Posts Tagged ‘ Unicorn India Ventures ’
Wednesday, February 1, 2017
Deepti Chaudhary & Dearton Thomas Hector
Investors in India feel the union budget’s sharp focus on digitisation will undoubtedly strengthen the whole ecosystem, but the need of the hour is consistency of policies, incentives for domestic venture capital creation and addressal of cashflow problems that startups often face. That’...
India has shown immense progress on startup activities especially after the Prime Minister’s ‘Startup India, Stand up India’ initiative. However, 2016 saw fewer investments at large due to challenges in some business models. However, those revenue models have now improved thanks to a focus on ...
23 January, 2017 |
Earlier this year, Frankly.me, a video social network decided to shut shop just a few weeks after it raised its pre-Series A funding. The hard decision also involved returning most of the capital raised by it back to its investors. Nikunj Jain, one of the co-founders of Frankly.me, says the product ...
23 November, 2016 |
Pune-based Pharmarack Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which provides software-as-a-service applications for automated order processing and inventory management to pharmaceutical retailers and distributors, has raised Rs 5 crore ($745,000) in its pre-Series A round of funding. The Patni Group’s Currae Healt...
22 September, 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 |
Education-technology platform Careers360 is creating new revenue streams and adding more business verticals to bolster its profitability and reach out to a larger pool of students in the country. “We want to be in every space where a student aspirant in the age group of 16-24 years is sitting, and...
9 September, 2016 |
Pune-based Pharmarack Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which provides a SaaS-based application for automated order processing and inventory management for pharma retailers and distributors, said it is in talks to raise a pre-Series A funding round as it plans to enhance its presence to more cities, a top comp...
11 May, 2016 |
Delhi-based Vecto Technologies Pvt Ltd that runs an online inter-city cab aggregation venture Roder is in talks with a prominent venture capital firm while courting its existing investor to put in more money as part of a Series A funding round. Click here for full article....
19 April, 2016 |
Ideope Media Pvt. Ltd, which operates media portal Inc42.com, has secured an undisclosed amount in a pre-Series A round of funding led by Unicorn India Ventures and Aarin Capital. The round also saw participation from a bunch of other investors that include Freecharge founders Kunal Shah and Sandeep...
9 February, 2016 |
Unicorn India Ventures, an early-stage venture capital fund focused on B2B startups in the social media, analytics and cloud (SMAC) segment, has announced its first closure of Rs 40 crore (around $6 million). In a statement, the company announced that the total size of the fund would be Rs 100 crore...
7 January, 2016 |