Treebo checks out of Ibibo, MakeMyTrip
Treebo, which counts Bertelsmann India Investments, SAIF Partners and Matrix Partners India among its backers, had listed more than 250 properties across both platforms.
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"Many startup founders, including myself, have seen the ugliness of getting on the wrong side of people with bad intentions,“ said Bahl, while Tewari exhorted “save entrepreneurs."
Zarget launches RespectStartups, a platform to help early-stage companies
The platform is aimed at helping early-stage startups that often struggle with funds to buy licensed software products.
Practo to explore overseas markets with $55 million Series-D funding
The company said it plans to use these funds to further integrate its platform and for global expansion. The total funds raised by Practo now stands at $179 million.
Online B2B commerce company OfBusiness raises Rs 75 crore
The deal underlines the growing attractiveness of the B2B ecommerce segment, where other companies like India MART and Udaan have also raised capital this year.
Rs 40 crore from Sequoia to SaaS up Zarget
Shailesh Lakhani said, "Zarget has an exceptionally talented team who've spent the last 10 years developing business automation software that's already in use by leading enterprises today."
Smart startup VCs ally with global peers for faster exits
Some early-stage firms are looking at merging their portfolio companies with bigger global players in the same space.
What fintech startups in India can learn from Baba Ramdev
Top players in the banking industry may have an edge over smaller companies, but fintech startups can become valuable too if they focus on three key things.
Matrix Partners sets up co-working space for startups in Powai
Powai has emerged as one of the key startup hubs in India, with close proximity to IIT Bombay making it ideal home for startup coming out of it like online real estate classifieds portal Housing.com.
Why VC firms are investing aggressively in budget-segment startups that cater to middle class
Investors see an aspirational middle-class with easier access to affordable smartphones potentially translating to a greater propensity to shop online.
Matrix Partners enters education space with Purple Squirrel investment
Several other startups in the education technology space have also raised funding in the past few months.
OfBusiness raises $5 million from Matrix Partners India-led round of funding
OfBusiness claims it is dealing largely with big-ticket orders along with providing its own logistics to sellers on its platform.
Matrix Partners invests in Chumbak Designs, again
The funding will be used by Chumbak to ramp up distribution and expand its offline presence besides building an internal team for the e-commerce business.
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