Grofers narrows loss as net sales double in FY18

Kavya Kothiyal

Gurugram-based online grocery startup Grofers India Pvt. Ltd pared its losses but saw its net sales or operating revenue surge ....

22 February, 2019

BharatPe in talks to raise fresh capital from Sequoia: Report

Kavya Kothiyal

Payments firm BharatPe, which services offline retailers and businesses, is in talks to close $17 million (Rs 122 crore at current ....

21 February, 2019
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Paytm Money names former Amazon exec as CTO

Kavya Kothiyal

Paytm Money Ltd, the wealth management arm of digital payments company Paytm, has appointed Suresh Vasudevan as its chief technology ....

20 February, 2019

Mobile-ad solutions firm SilverPush raises funding

Kavya Kothiyal

Mobile ad re-targeting platform SilverPush, owned by Gurugram-based SilverEdge Technologies Pvt. Ltd, has raised $5 million (Rs ....

20 February, 2019

Law firm Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas launches legal-tech incubator

Kavya Kothiyal

Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas, the country’s largest full-service law firm, has launched an incubator to scale and assist technology ....

20 February, 2019

Startups bullish about fundraising but hiring still a pain point: TechCircle survey

Kavya Kothiyal

A record year for fundraising in the Indian startup ecosystem has made entrepreneurs bullish about their prospects of raising ....

19 February, 2019
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Online lending platform ZipLoan secures Series B capital

Kavya Kothiyal

Online lending platform ZipLoan has raised Rs 90 crore ($12.5 million) in a Series B round led by venture capital and growth-equity ....

19 February, 2019

Ola may invest in car-pooling app sRide; bike rental startup Royal Brothers raises funding

Kavya Kothiyal

ANI Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which operates cab-hailing app Ola, is in talks to invest in Pune-based corporate car-pooling app sRide ....

18 February, 2019

Paytm parent One97 Communications pledges assets to increase borrowing limit

Kavya Kothiyal

One97 Communications Ltd, the parent of digital payments firm Paytm, has pledged its assets to increase its borrowing limit from ....

15 February, 2019

Insurance software firm Ebix acquires travel-tech company Zillious

Kavya Kothiyal

One year three months after buying Bengaluru-based online-to-offline travel agency Via.com, insurance software firm Ebix Inc. ....

14 February, 2019
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Naspers Ventures’ Ashutosh Sharma on why startups must focus on building platforms

Kavya Kothiyal

Naspers has long been one of the most prolific technology investors in India, with the South African conglomerate outpacing many ....

14 February, 2019

B2B platform ShopX acqui-hires phone retailer GabbarDeals

Kavya Kothiyal

Bengaluru-based ShopX, a business-to-business e-commerce platform for small traders, has acqui-hired GabbarDeals, an omnichannel ....

13 February, 2019

Exclusive: Mobycy lines up $10 mn to fuel pivot to dockless electric scooters

Kavya Kothiyal

Eight months after pivoting from bicycles to electric scooters, dockless bike sharing platform Mobycy is finalising a $10-million ....

12 February, 2019

Swiggy gives BigBasket, Grofers food for thought with new hyperlocal service

Kavya Kothiyal

Food-tech unicorn Swiggy is diversifying its operations with the launch of a new hyperlocal service that will offer home delivery ....

12 February, 2019

Ola in talks to raise funding from Mirae Asset-Naver Asia fund: Report

Kavya Kothiyal

Cab-hailing company Ola is in talks with a joint venture of South Korean companies Mirae Financial Group and Naver Corp to raise ....

11 February, 2019

Video analytics firm Vidooly raises Series C capital from Alibaba, Times Internet

Kavya Kothiyal

Video analytics startup Vidooly Media Tech Pvt. Ltd has raised Rs 15.14 crore ($2.12 million as per current exchange rates) in ....

8 February, 2019

Fractal Analytics’ evolution from small-time data firm to analytics leader

Anirban Ghoshal & Kavya Kothiyal

The software-as-a-service (SaaS) delivery model was little-known when Fractal Analytics was launched in 2000. In that sense, the ....

7 February, 2019

B2B startups need tie-ups with big firms to grow faster: Panellists at TiECon summit

Kavya Kothiyal

Business-to-business (B2B) startups in India have immense potential to compete with global players but will need greater integration ....

6 February, 2019

Number of India startups rose seven times in 10 years: KPMG study

Kavya Kothiyal

India has witnessed a seven times increase in the number of startups over the past decade, due to factors such as rising internet ....

6 February, 2019

Flipkart CEO dismisses Morgan Stanley warning on likely Walmart exit

Kavya Kothiyal

Flipkart has refuted brokerage firm Morgan Stanley's warning that Walmart Inc. may exit the Indian company because of the ....

6 February, 2019

GIF-searching platform Gifskey raises seed funding

Kavya Kothiyal

Hyderabad-based GIF-searching platform Gifskey has raised $1 million (Rs 7.1 crore) in a seed round led by Kstart, the seed fund ....

5 February, 2019