LIGHTSPEED VENTURE PARTNERS
Chiratae Ventures out with a fresh seed fund of $35 million for new bets
Formerly known as IDG Ventures India, Chiratae will continue to do Series A to late-stage investments across the technology sector through its fund.
Fearful of missing the bus, venture capitalists are now catching startups at birth
Venture capitalists are taking riskier but smaller bets in...
AppDynamics raises $120 million; to invest in sales expansion
Application solutions firm AppDynamics said it has raised $120 million in growt...
San Francisco based App-Dynamics opens base in India
The company’s product a gives clear picture of what’s happening within bulky software systems on the cloud and helps resolve issues quickly.
MapR Technologies closes $110 million financing led by Google Capital
MapR Technologies has completed a US $ 110 million financing, led by Google Capital, which will be used to expand its big data and analytics capabilities.
LimeRoad raises $15 million in Series B from Tiger Global, Lightspeed & Matrix Partners
The investment will help LimeRoad accelerate its growth and comes on the back of the company’s launch of its Android mobile app.
Incubating two startups was a positive experience: Bejul Somaia, Lightspeed Venture Partners
Successful venture investing requires a combination of ideas, entrepreneurs and the potential for technology-driven dislocations, says Bejul Somaia, MD, Lightspeed Venture Partners.
Music streaming service Dhingana.com to shut
On-demand music streaming service Dhingana.com is shutting down. The reasons behind the shutdown of the service are not clear yet.
Limeroad to extend operations to US and UK markets
Limeroad, an online shopping site for women, will extend its operation to the US and UK by June-July to tap the market in these countries.
Twitter, TrustBridge help ShareChat close $100 million round
Firm plans to use funds to hire tech talent; may set up centre in Silicon Valley.
VCs set out to raise fresh capital in India
There are close to a dozen seed and series A focused funds that collectively plan to raise anywhere between $300 and $350 million, as per industry estimates.
PTC India Financial offloads 14% stake in IEX for Rs 71 crore
PTC India Financial Services, an arm of power trader PTC India, today said it has sold 14 per cent stake in Indian Energy Exchange Limited.
VC funds set to pocket $2.5 b from part-exits
Early investors make a killing as later-stage funds jostle for a toehold in country’s Startup Inc.
ET Startup Awards 2019: Made in India, made for Bharat the standout theme
The ETSA winners are not just digital-only, they are disrupting brick, mortar and much more. The jury zeroed in on nine winners who may go on to define how India does business.
Oyo's Ritesh Agarwal finds backing from Mizuho, Nomura
Japanese financial groups to fund Oyo founder’s $2-billion share purchase plan.
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