Reboot: After TaxiForSure, Aprameya is strapped in for another million-dollar ride

Anand J

TechCircle presents Founders Reboot, a new fortnightly series in which we profile successful Indian entrepreneurs who have chosen ....

5 July, 2018

Medical-technology startup SigTuple raises $19 mn in Series B round

Anand J

Medical-technology startup SigTuple Technologies Pvt. Ltd has raised $19 million (around Rs 129 crore) in a Series B funding round ....

26 June, 2018
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SaaS firm Freshworks earns $100 mn in annual subscriptions

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

San Bruno- and Chennai-headquartered Freshworks Inc. (formerly Freshdesk Inc.) has crossed $100 million in annual recurring revenue, ....

25 June, 2018

Online two-wheeler rental startup Wickedride gets $9.1 mn in fresh funding

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Wickedride Adventure Services Pvt. Ltd, which runs separate online motorbike and scooter rental platforms, has raised Rs 62.13 ....

22 June, 2018

Interior design solutions marketplace HomeLane raises $3.5 mn

Binu Paul

Six months after raising $10 million, interior design solutions marketplace HomeLane has struck a $3.5 million (Rs 24 crore) deal ....

14 June, 2018

We gave up 95% of revenue to refocus on sustainability: Bizongo's Aniket Deb

Binu Paul

Packaging materials marketplace company Bizongo, which early this month raised $22 million (Rs 146.7 crore) in its Series B round ....

16 May, 2018
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Meet the marquee investors who passed up the Flipkart bet

Anand J

When a startup is desperate for cash, it inevitably meets every investor in town—which is what Flipkart did in its early ....

11 May, 2018

Flipkart's first VC investor thought it would only take $500 mn to break even

Anand J

Monumental. That's how Accel Partners described portfolio company Flipkart's $16 billion acquisition by US retail giant ....

10 May, 2018

Would Flipkart have got the billions had these men not brought the first few lakhs?

Anand J & Dearton Thomas Hector

Co-founders Sachin Bansal and Binny Bansal have always been the prominent individuals at the heart of Flipkart's success story. ....

9 May, 2018

A history of Flipkart's many big billion days

Binu Paul

Flipkart is well-known for its Big Billion Days, a bonanza for consumers where the e-tailer doles out heavy discounts on products. ....

9 May, 2018
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Walmart to buy majority stake in Flipkart, confirms SoftBank CEO

Anand J & Dearton Thomas Hector

Walmart Inc will purchase a majority stake in online retailer Flipkart, the Indian e-commerce company's investor SoftBank ....

9 May, 2018

Flipkart buys back shares worth $350 mn as Walmart closes in on buyout

Reuters

Indian online marketplace Flipkart has bought back $350 million worth of shares from its investors as it seeks to convert its ....

4 May, 2018

B2B startup Bizongo raises $22 mn in Series B round

Keshav Sunkara

Bizongo, a business-to-business (B2B) marketplace for packaging materials, has raised $22 million (Rs 146.7 crore) in a Series ....

2 May, 2018

Online insurance broker Coverfox completes $22-mn Series C round

Anand J

Online insurance platform Coverfox has completed its $22-million (Rs 144 crore) Series C funding round, which was led by International ....

19 April, 2018

Tech-enabled logistics startup Cogoport raises Series A funding

Dearton Thomas Hector

Mumbai-based Cogo Freight Pvt. Ltd, which owns and operates digital freight company Cogoport, has raised Series A funding from ....

17 April, 2018

Health-tech startup CureFit gets $600K in new funding round

Binu Paul

CureFit Healthcare Pvt. Ltd, which operates health and fitness platform CureFit, has raised Rs 4.18 crore (about $611,121) in ....

16 April, 2018

Exclusive: Ed-tech startup Vedantu raising up to $10 mn in new round

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bangalore-based online tutoring startup Vedantu Innovations Pvt. Ltd is raising up to $10 million (Rs 65 crore) in a fresh round ....

5 April, 2018

Exclusive: Mobile marketing and consumer rewards startup Crownit raising fresh funds

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Gurgaon-based GoldVIP Technology Solutions Pvt. Ltd, which runs mobile-based marketing and customer rewards management platform ....

4 April, 2018

Tech news startup FactorDaily raises funds from Vijay Shekhar Sharma, others

Shweta Sharma

Bengaluru-based technology news portal FactorDaily has secured Rs 5.7 crore ($875,000) in a fresh funding round from Freshworks ....

31 March, 2018

CureFit revenue doubling every six months, monthly run rate $1 mn: Mukesh Bansal

Anand J & Dearton Thomas Hector

Mukesh Bansal can be counted among the poster boys of India's startup ecosystem. When Flipkart acquired his successful fashion ....

22 March, 2018

Cloud-based billing solutions startup Chargebee raises $18 mn

Shweta Sharma

Chennai-based cloud billing solutions provider Chargebee has secured $18 million (Rs 117 crore) in a Series C investment round ....

21 March, 2018