Housing.com raises $90m led by SoftBank

Housing.com raises $90m led by SoftBank

House hunting platform, Housing.com has raised $90 million in the funding round led by SoftBank Internet and Media, Inc. (“SIMI”). This round of funding also saw participation from Falcon Edge and other investors. Housing.com has raised mor … Continue Reading

Ratan Tata invests in Swasth India

Ratan Tata invests in Swasth India

Ratan Tata has invested Rs 2 crore in Swasth India, a startup focused on affordable healthcare services to low-income people. This is his second round of funding in the organization. Tata’s investment in Swasth India is through an o … Continue Reading

SAIF Partners invests $1 million in Zoomo

SAIF Partners invests $1 million in Zoomo

SAIF Partners has invested $1 million in seed funding in YoungMonk Technologies’ Zoomo, a mobile peer-to-peer marketplace for buying and selling used cars.The funding will be used to expand its presence in Bangalore and expand to Mumbai … Continue Reading

Unitus Seed Fund invests in Curiositi & Cue Learn

Unitus Seed Fund invests in Curiositi & Cue Learn

Unitus Seed Fund has invested in education-focused start-ups Curiositi and Cue Learn but the amount invested has not been disclosed. This investment comes immediately after raising a program-related investment (“PRI”) from the Michael & … Continue Reading

Faering Capital Invests in Linkstreet

Faering Capital Invests in Linkstreet

Faering Capital has invested in Linkstreet, a cloud-based video learning and collaborative platform, targeting the healthcare and education sectors. The funds will be used to further invest in product and business development.Linkstreet … Continue Reading

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YouTellMe raises $100K in Angel Funding

YouTellMe raises $100K in Angel Funding

YouTellMe, an online price comparison and product discovery portal has raised about $100K from Dutch early stage investment firm Bright Ventures. It is owned by Mumbai based firm YouTellMe Media Pvt. Ltd.The funds will be used to … Read More

AnyCommerce acquires iLoveRead.in

AnyCommerce acquires iLoveRead.in

AnyCommerce, a Chennai based consulting firm working with startups and entrepreneurs has acquired iLoveRead.in. The portal allows one to borrow books online and offers home-delivery and pick-up of books.This is the second acquisition … Read More

Bangalore based InMobi raises $5 million

Bangalore based InMobi raises $5 million

InMobi, a performance based mobile ad network has raised $5 million (Rs 31 crore) from SoftBank. SoftBank has one third stake in InMobi and has committed another $25 million if new investors come on board.InMobi started as mobile-search … Read More

IT firm Avekshaa Technologies raises Rs 3 crore

IT firm Avekshaa Technologies raises Rs 3 crore

Avekshaa Technologies, an IT solutions company has raised about Rs 3 crore ($500,000) from Karnataka IT Venture Capital (KITVEN) and a group of investors including ex-Infosys CFO V Balakrishnan.The firm plans to use the funds to develop … Read More

SVG Media acquires NetworkPlay and SeventyNine

SVG Media acquires NetworkPlay and SeventyNine

SVG Media, a digital media network company has acquired mobile video technology platform SeventyNine and performance display platform NetworkPlay from Gurner+Jahr (a unit of Bertelsmann Group). The acquisition deal estimated at Rs 92 crore … Read More

Youth4work secures Rs 2.8 crore

Youth4work secures Rs 2.8 crore

Youth4work, a recruitment platform that connects youth to companies has raised Rs 2.8 crore in bridge capital from Aurum Equity Partners, Global Asia Partners, and UK based angel investor Dan Sandhu.The funds will be used for marketing, … Read More