Byju's scoops up more than $300 mn in new round, valuation skyrockets

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Think and Learn Pvt. Ltd, which operates ed-tech venture Byju’s, has raised $322.64 million (around Rs 2,300 crore at current ....

11 December, 2018

Coverfox lost nearly Rs 3 for every rupee earned in FY18

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Mumbai-based Coverfox Insurance Broking Pvt. Ltd, which runs an eponymous online insurance brokerage, saw its losses widen as ....

6 December, 2018
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B2B logistics startup Shadowfax gets IFC's backing

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

International Finance Corporation (IFC), the private-sector investment arm of the World Bank, plans to invest in Bengaluru-based ....

18 September, 2018

Ed-tech startup Byju’s acquires Math Adventures to develop K3 product

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bengaluru-based Think and Learn Pvt. Ltd, which operates digital ed-tech venture Byju’s, has bought math learning platform ....

24 July, 2018

Byju's hits revenue milestone, claims to have turned profitable

Anand J

Byju’s posted revenue of more than Rs 100 crore last month, prompting the ed-tech firm to revise its annual revenue guidance ....

20 June, 2018

We will integrate AI chatbots with our products: Coverfox's Devendra Rane

Anand J

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

28 May, 2018
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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

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

Why ed-tech startup Byju’s will build, not buy, for its global expansion

Anand J & Dearton Thomas Hector

Ed-tech startup Byju’s plans to start offering its services outside India from September, as it enters its next growth phase ....

9 March, 2018
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BigBasket inches closer to unicorn tag after raising $300 mn from Alibaba, others

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

SuperMarket Grocery Supplies Pvt Ltd, which owns the BigBasket brand, has raised $300 million (around Rs 1,921 crore) in a fresh ....

2 February, 2018

Sands Capital, IFC & others to invest $30 mn in logistics startup BlackBuck

Binu Paul

Tiger Global-backed logistics startup BlackBuck has received an investment commitment of $30 million (around Rs 200 crore) in ....

27 February, 2017

B2B logistics startup BlackBuck to raise $10 mn from IFC

Team TC

International Finance Corporation plans to make an equity investment of up to $10 million (Rs 68 crore) in logistics startup ....

19 January, 2017

Ed-tech startup Byju's buys student profile-builder Vidyartha

Binu Paul

Ed-tech startup Byju's has acquired Bangalore-based learning guidance tool and student profile-builder Vidyartha for an undisclosed ....

17 January, 2017

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

Binu Paul & Manu P Toms

Bangalore-based ed-tech startup Byju's, incorporated as Think & Learn Pvt. Ltd, is scouting for acquisitions in the US to ....

12 January, 2017

BigBasket targets 45% revenue from private labels by March 2017

Binu Paul

The country's top online grocer, BigBasket, is ramping up its private label business eyeing higher margins. It expects private ....

22 December, 2016

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

Binu Paul

Ed-tech startup Byju's has raised $15 million from International Finance Corporation (IFC), the World Bank's private-sector investment ....

20 December, 2016

Healthtech startup Stasis Labs raises $5 mn

Disha Sharma

Stasis Labs, a cloud-powered health monitoring company, has raised $5 million in its seed investment round led by RTP-Healthcare ....

15 November, 2016

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

Manu P Toms

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 ....

25 July, 2016

Lenskart raises $60 mn from IFC, Ratan Tata and others

Disha Sharma

Eyewear e-tailer Lenskart Solutions Pvt. Ltd said on Wednesday it has raised Rs 400 crore ($60 million) in its Series D round ....

4 May, 2016

TV search & electronic programming guide What's-On-India raising $6M afresh led by IFC

Team TC

International Finance Corporation (IFC) is looking to lead a $6 million round of funding in TV search and electronic programming ....

5 November, 2013