After Acquiring Myntra, Flipkart Raises $210 Million Funding Round Led by DST Global

After Acquiring Myntra, Flipkart Raises $210 Million Funding Round Led by DST Global

After acquiring Myntra, Flipkart has raised $210 million investment led by DST Global. Existing investors Tiger Global, Naspers, and Iconiq Capital also participated in the financing round.

Test Prep Startup Toppr Raises $2 mn From Saif Partners & Helion Ventures

Test Prep Startup Toppr Raises $2 mn From Saif Partners & Helion Ventures

Online exam preparation platform Toppr has raised $2 mn from Saif Partners & Helion Ventures. The company’s co-founder Zishaan Hayath told NextBigWhat that the plan is to invest in developing content and cracking new distribution channels.

After Flipkart Myntra Merger, Snapdeal Announces $ 100 mn From 5 New Investors

After Flipkart Myntra Merger, Snapdeal Announces $ 100 mn From 5 New Investors

Snapdeal announced today that it has completed a new round of equity financing of $ 100 million. Investors include funds managed by Temasek, BlackRock Inc, Myriad, Premji Invest and Tybourne.

Pearson Invests in Mumbai Based Education Startup Zaya Labs

Pearson Invests in Mumbai Based Education Startup Zaya Labs

Media and education major Pearson has announced investment in Zaya Labs, a Mumbai based startup that provides tech enabled solutions for low income schools.

Chumbak Secures Over $2 mn Funding from Matrix Partners & Seedfund

Chumbak Secures Over $2 mn Funding from Matrix Partners & Seedfund

Chumbak, a creative gifting venture, based out of Bangalore has raised $ 2 mn funding from Matrix Partners and existing investor Seedfund.

Funding Roundup: GetActive, LetsVenture, VioletStreet & Ziffy Secure Funding

Funding Roundup: GetActive, LetsVenture, VioletStreet & Ziffy Secure Funding

Fitness Tracking Device Startup GetActive, fund raising platform LetsVenture, social shopping website VioletStreet & ride sharing startup Ziffy have raised funding.

Norwest Venture Partners Closes $1.2 Bn Fund To Invest in Early to Late Stage Cos

Norwest Venture Partners Closes $1.2 Bn Fund To Invest in Early to Late Stage Cos

Multi-stage venture capital firm Norwest Venture Partners (NVP) has started a new $1.2 bn fund which will invest in early to late stage companies.

Helion Invests INR 25 Crores in Enterprise Mobility Company, RapidValue

Helion Invests INR 25 Crores in Enterprise Mobility Company, RapidValue

Enterprise Mobility company, RapidValue has raised INR 25 Crores (~$4.2mn) from Helion. This is Helion’s second investment in enterprise mobility, after EzeTap.

Canaan Partners is at the Crossroads in India: To Be, or Not To Be?

Canaan Partners is at the Crossroads in India: To Be, or Not To Be?

Canaan Partners in India is at the cross roads. The Venture Capital firm has been in India since 2006 and is now under pressure to come to a decision to say or leave?