Exclusive: Byju’s lines up another $100 mn in extended funding round

Anand J & Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Ed-tech unicorn Byju’s is in talks to raise another $100 million (around Rs 720 crore at current exchange rates) as part ....

12 December, 2018

Mobile gaming startup Moonfrog's revenue surges, swings to profit in FY18

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bengaluru-based mobile phone games developer Moonfrog Labs Pvt. Ltd recorded a three-fold rise in revenue and also registered ....

7 December, 2018
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News aggregator Dailyhunt's parent sees revenue dip as it shuts off mobile VAS biz

Kavya Kothiyal

Content and news aggregator Dailyhunt’s parent reported a 1% decline in its consolidated operating revenue to Rs 113.2 crore ....

5 December, 2018

CarDekho parent Girnar Software to raise $100 mn from Sequoia: Report

Binu Paul

Girnar Software Pvt. Ltd, which owns auto portal CarDekho.com, is in the process of raising $100 million (around Rs 700 crore ....

5 December, 2018

Exclusive: Accel, Sequoia-backed Bounce on track to raise $50 mn in fresh funding

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bengaluru-based Wickedride Adventure Services Pvt. Ltd, which operates dockless scooter and bicycle sharing platform Bounce, is ....

2 December, 2018

Exclusive: Scooter sharing firm Bounce to raise $10 mn in fresh funding

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bengaluru-based Wickedride Adventure Services Pvt. Ltd, which operates dockless scooter and bicycle sharing platform Bounce, is ....

30 November, 2018
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Exclusive: Online pharmacy 1mg looks to raise $60 mn from new, existing investors

Kavya Kothiyal

Gurugram-based online pharmacy 1mg Technologies Pvt. Ltd is in talks with private investors to raise up to $60 million in its ....

19 November, 2018

FreeCharge’s Kunal Shah launches new venture Cred in beta

Kavya Kothiyal

Kunal Shah, co-founder of mobile wallet FreeCharge, has announced his new venture called Cred on various social media websites. “Excited ....

6 November, 2018

Social commerce platform Meesho pockets $50 mn in fresh funding

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bengaluru- and California-based Meesho, an online marketplace for resellers, has raised $50 million (Rs 365 crore) in a Series ....

6 November, 2018

Unacademy acquires online education and career portal WiFiStudy

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bengaluru-based Sorting Hat Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which operates online learning platform Unacademy, has acquired Jaipur-based ....

26 October, 2018
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Tax e-filing portal ClearTax bags $54 mn in fresh funding round

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bengaluru-based income tax return e-filing platform ClearTax has raised $54.2 million (Rs 400 crore at current exchange rates) ....

23 October, 2018

Hyperlocal delivery startup DailyNinja acquires WakeupBasket

Kavya Kothiyal

Hyperlocal delivery startup DailyNinja has acquired Hyderabad-based WakeupBasket in a cash-and-equity deal, a company statement ....

16 October, 2018

How beverages maker Paper Boat is using analytics to personalise consumer tastes

Anand J

Traditional beverages maker Paper Boat sells buttermilk in four south Indian states—Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh ....

15 October, 2018

Exclusive: Used-goods marketplace GoZefo pockets $3 mn cheque

Dearton Thomas Hector

GoZefo, an online marketplace for second-hand goods, has raised around Rs 21 crore (close to $3 million) in a fresh round of funding, ....

12 October, 2018

Indonesia's Moka buys retail intelligence startup GetFocus

Payal Ganguly

Moka, a Jakarta-based firm that provides cloud-based point-of-sale (PoS) software, has acquired Mumbai-headquartered retail analytics ....

1 October, 2018

Quick Heal takes aim at larger enterprises with AI, cloud-based products

Anirban Ghoshal

Security software provider Quick Heal Technologies Ltd is lining up a major push into the enterprise market on the back of new ....

28 September, 2018

US fintech startup Stripe plans India entry after hitting $20 bn valuation

Reuters

Payments startup Stripe said on Wednesday it has raised $245 million in funding, better positioning the company to expand to new ....

27 September, 2018

Significant part of the $1 bn will go towards China biz: OYO’s Ritesh Agarwal

Anand J & Dearton Thomas Hector

On Tuesday, budget hospitality chain OYO Rooms became the latest entrant to the unicorn club, an industry term that refers to ....

26 September, 2018

Exclusive: Urban Ladder to raise venture debt from Trifecta Capital

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bengaluru-based omnichannel furniture venture Urban Ladder is set to raise $5.06 million (Rs 36.29 crore at current exchange rates) ....

21 September, 2018

Hyperlocal delivery startup DailyNinja gets funding from Matrix Partners, others

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Subscription-based milk and grocery delivery venture DailyNinja has raised an undisclosed sum from Matrix Partners in a fresh ....

20 September, 2018

Sequoia-backed enterprise RPA firm UiPath looks to grow India footprint

Kavya Kothiyal

US-headquartered firm UiPath, which offers robotic process automation (RPA) solutions for enterprises, said it plans to expand ....

19 September, 2018