08/07/2019 Newsletter

Industry News India has emerged as the third biggest startup hub in the world, according to a recent NASSCOM-Zinnov report. As a result, the growing Indian startup community has high expectations from Budget 2019. Read more on ET Tech   The Union budget has paved way for new-age insure tech...
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17/05/2019 Newsletter

Funding News Vertex Ventures, the venture capital arm of Singapore-based investment company Temasek Holdings, has made the first close of its fourth South-East Asia and India-focused fund, at $230 million. Read more on ET Tech Other NewsTechnology industry lobby groups and founders of startups h...
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15/05/2019 Newsletter

Funding News Dailyhunt, a platform which aggregates news and local language content, is looking to raise an additional $80-100 million from investors in a new funding round, two people familiar with the development said. Read more on ET Tech New York-based investment firm Falcon Edge Capital cou...
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13/05/2019 Newsletter

Funding News French hotelier Accor SA is in advanced discussions for an up to $40 million investment in Indian budget hospitality chain Treebo, people aware of the development said, in what could be the home-grown company’s first funding round since 2017. Read more on ET Tech Bollywood actor...
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10/05/2019 Newsletter

Funding News Edtech startup Classplus has raised $1.6 million in its pre-series A funding round led by Times Internet* and GREE Ventures. The round also saw participation from Japanese VC firm Spiral Ventures and existing investor Netherlands-based Rising Stars Fund. Read more on ET Tech Mumba...
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09/05/2019 Newsletter

Funding News TVS Motor Company has invested $3.85 Million in Bengaluru based-TagBox, a supply chain industrial internet of things (IIoT) and machine learning platform company as part of its Series A funding round. The round was entirely led by TVS Motor Company and its Singapore based Subsidiar...
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08/05/2019 Newsletter

Industry News India may be looking at sweetening the employee stock option (Esop) deal for startups. The Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) has begun discussions with the finance ministry on taxing shares granted by startups under their employee stock option plan on...
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07/05/2019 Newsletter

Industry News India has a new unicorn after BigBasket,  a startup that delivers groceries and perishables across the country, raised $150 million for its fight against rivals Walmart’s  Flipkart, Amazon and hyperlocal startups Swiggy and Dunzo. Read more on Tech Crunch Private equity (PE) a...
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06/05/2019 Newsletter

TiE Delhi NCR News An industry panel at a round table conducted by TIE Delhi-NCR concluded that online start-ups and businesses need to be incentivized in line with the goals of improving ease of doing business, and enhancing regulatory compliance. Read more on Digital Terminal   Funding News ...
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03/05/2019 Newsletter

Funding News   Fintech startup ftcash has raised Rs 50 crore in a Series A funding round led by global non-profit Accion and Dutch development bank FMO, with participation from existing investor IvyCap Ventures. Read more on ET Tech   Atomberg Technologies, maker of energy effici...
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