Investors head to enterprise-focused ecommerce firms for profit
Investors tiring of consumer-focused online marketplaces bleeding on discounts have zeroed in on enterprise-focused online marketplaces.
Venture capital firm Matrix Partners India sets up Bengaluru office, second in the country
The VC firm, whose portfolio companies include onl...
HL: Treebo Hotels expands its operations in Pune and Kolkata
Bengaluru-based start-up Treebo Hotels has expanded its operations in Pune and K...
Chinese online travel major Ctrip.com International to invest Rs 1204 crore in MakeMyTrip
Chinese online travel major Ctrip.com International has agreed to invest $180 million in India's largest online travel company, Nasdaq-listed MakeMyTrip.com,
Cloudnine Hospital gets Rs 400 crore as IVFA buys minority stake
The funds raised will be used to set up 10-12 hospitals, evaluate strategic collaborations with top medical professionals or buy-over existing units.
Amazon leads Rs 150 crore funding in home services startup Housejoy
Bengaluru-based door to door repairing and maintenance service provider to use fund for acquisitions, partnerships and expanding network
Matrix Partners India invests in Mumbai-based startup Birds Eye Systems
"We're investing to expand the product to 10 cities in India and multiple transport modes in a short timeframe," said Vikram Vaidyanathan.
TinyOwl gets Rs 50 crore lifeline from investors
The fund raising comes at a time when the two-year-old Mumbai-based company is looking at restructuring operations, control burn rate and outsourcing deliveries.
Online payment gateway Razorpay raises Rs 58 crore
Razorpay has raised $9 million in a round led by Tiger Global that also saw participation from Matrix Partners, as part of a plan to further build its product.
Moods Hospitality that runs Yo! China set to raise over Rs 300 crore
Moods Hospitality, which runs quick service restaurant chain Yo! China, is looking to raise over Rs 300 crore for expansion of its casual and aspirational dining brands.
TinyOwl Technology's Homemade app comes to Bengaluru
TinyOwl Technology that offers location based mobile app to order food from restaurants has launched its Homemade app in Bengaluru.
With 50-70% regular customers, beauty startups plan shift to app-based platforms
Many of the beauty and wellness startups take bookings by phone and about 50-70% of their customers are regulars, spending Rs 1,500 - Rs 1,800 a month.
Startups face valuation bumps, VC investors asking questions on key business metrics
The turmoil in the capital markets will only magnify the concerns around frothy valuation and potentially result in quality investors becoming more picky.
Matrix Partners & Avigo Capital planning to sell MIPS stakes via Rs 300 crore IPO
The PE funds are seeking a return of more than 2.5 times on their investments made between 2011 and 2012, according to people familiar with the matter.
TinyOwl plans to launch platform for food startups
The startup will provide a full stack of technology services to internetfirst restaurants, or restaurants based solely on a delivery model, listed on its platform.
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