IIT-Delhi targets Rs 200 cr at fund launch
IIT Delhi sets its sight on a Rs 200-crore endowment fund from its glorious genus of alumni including founders and co-founders of various companies namely Flipkart, Zomato, PolicyBazaar et al. Pledges of more than Rs 125 crore are already in place.
The cat and mouse game starts in used cars’ online sales
Online ad sites are using AI and other filters to prevent stolen vehicles from getti...
How fraudsters attempt to cheat OLX, Quikr users
To promote cybersafety in India, OLX has also partnered with Cyber Peace Foundation, a civil...
Quikr completes Zefo buy
With Quikr and Zefo as a combined entity, we will be able to offer a broader selection of products at even more competitive prices along with as strong a focus on quality, said Pranay Chulet, founder, Quikr.
Running a company a big stress test, say founders
Founders say entrepreneurs face tremendous pressure daily and need better support systems.
Quikr close to acquiring Zefo in all-stock deal
Sequoia Capital and Helion Venture Partners-backed Zefo will continue to operate independently after the acquisition, they said.
Quikr acquires India Property
YES Securities Investment Banking acted as the financial advisor for the deal while IndusLaw and S&R Associates were the legal advisors, the company said in a statement.
Quikr revenues double to Rs 173 crore
Quikr India has seen operational revenues rise 95% to Rs 173.49 crore in FY18, compared with Rs 88.67 crore last year as per financial documents filed with the Registrar of Companies.
Women participation, improved stock option offers light up Startupland
The paucity of quality tech talent in India is seeing startups offer significantly better pay packages for engineers, compared to other critical functions.
Quikr on realty expansion spree, acquires Chennai-based India Property Online
Quikr in a statement said that it has acquired India Property Online, a leading full-stack real estate platform. It, however, did not disclose the deal value.
SoftBank India head Juneja on Ola board
Juneja had joined SoftBank from Norwest Venture Partners late last year as the group’s first India head and a partner at the Japanese group.
Omidyar Network announces Rs 16 crore grant focused on property rights
Global impact investment investor sets aside Rs 3.5 crore as innovation fund.
Quikr raises Rs 55 crore in venture debt financing from InnoVen Capital
Quikr will use the proceeds from the debt funding round to scale its businesses across its multiple verticals, an official statement said.
Quikr triples revenues of real estate vertical in last 12 months
The real estate vertical has also reached profitability riding on the back of its revenue contribution, which was around 35% of the company’s overall revenues last year.
ItzEazy, Quikr get into a strategic partnership to expand services
The offering will be made available under Quikr's services platform QuikrEasy with the firm focussed on marketing while ItzEazy will complete the service delivery for the operation.
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