Is a pandemic the right time to start a business? Perhaps yes
From Uber to Airbnb, the number of successful startups formed during the great financial crisis of 2008-09 may prove that the economic downturn may in fact be a good time to take the entrepreneurial plunge.
Quikr realty wins SEBI mandate to liquidate properties worth over Rs 7000 crore
As a part of its recent engagements, Quikr Realty has also be...
Indegene hires C-suite execs from GE, Quikr
Healthcare technology company Indegene has brought on board Marut Setia, former chief marketing o...
HC restrains OLX, Quikr from posting fake Reliance job ads on web portals
The web portals are engaged in publishing classified advertisements and they enable consumers to publish advertisements for selling and offering goods and services for a consideration.
Refurbished, pre-owned smartphones rack up numbers as incomes shrink
Omni-channel goods’ resellers such as OLX, Quikr, Cashify and Yaantra are witnessing a flow in demand towards the organised refurbished and pre-owned smartphone market in just over a week of easing of lockdown restrictions.
Tiger Global-backed Games24X7 appoints its first CFO
Rahul Tewari has over two decades of experience across strategic finance, corporate development and investment banking in the technology sector
Swedish investor lowers Quikr valuation by 45%
The fall in valuation comes as the Bengaluru-based online classifieds and transactions marketplace discovered fraud in its co-living and auto segment, where employees along with vendors faked transactions.
Layoffs at unicorn club set tone for tougher 2020
Quikr has laid off close to 1,000 employees, which is about a third of its total 3,000 workforce over the last few weeks, said a source, even as it shut down its beauty services business AtHomeDiva.
Running a company a big stress test, say founders
Founders say entrepreneurs face tremendous pressure daily and need better support systems.
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 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.
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 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.
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.