Online Learning App - Byju's

Online Learning App Byju’s Raises Funds From China’s Tencent Holdings

Online Learning App, Byju’s, has now got on board Chinese internet giant Tencent Holdings Ltd. in a fresh $40-million financing round, valuing the Bengaluru company at around US $750 million after the investment reported TOI. The latest round of funding will help Byju’s accelerate product development for new markets and create a capital pool for […]

Google Acquires Indian AI Startup Halli Labs

Google Acquires Indian AI Startup Halli Labs

Tech giant Google has today acquired, Halli Labs, an Indian based AI startup. It is working on solutions based on artificial intelligence and machine learning based out of Bengaluru. The deal details have not been disclosed yet. It has been founded just four-months back by former Stayzilla employees Pankaj Gupta and Pradhuman Jhala. This is the […]

Technology Enabled Education Startup - Cuemath

Technology Enabled Education Startup Cuemath Raises US$15Mn From CapitalG, Sequoia India

Technology enabled education startup, Cuemath running under Cuelearn Pvt. Ltd, has raised US $15 million in Series B round of funding led by equity investment fund of Alphabet Inc., CapitalG (formerly known as Google Capital), the company said in a statement on Monday. Existing investor Sequoia India also participated in the round. The raised capital will […]

Cashless Payment Mobile Application - Easypay

Cashless Payment Mobile Application Easypay Launched By ICICI Bank

A Cashless Payment Mobile Application, Easypay, has been launched by ICICI Bank to enable merchants, retailers and professionals to accept instant cashless payments on mobile phones from their customers through multiple digital modes. Eazypay is based on the Unified Payment Interface(UPI) of the National Payment Corporation which allows a person to make payment through credit/debit […]

USA based Fintech Startup - MPOWER Financing

USA based Fintech Startup MPOWER Financing Received US$6Mn Funding Led By PE Fund Zephyr Peacock

USA based Fintech Startup, MPOWER Financing, has received US $6 Mn in a funding round led by PE fund Zephyr Peacock. Other investors who participated in this round included University Ventures, 1776 Ventures, Goal Structured Solutions, VilCap Investments, and Fresco Capital reported ET. MPOWER is a startup that works towards removal of financial barriers that might come up […]

Women Career Platform SHEROES Acquired Gharkamai

Women Career Platform SHEROES Acquired Gharkamai.com

World’s largest Women Career Platform, SHEROES, has announced acquiring Gharkamai.com – an online platform which helps professional home-based women find work. Women Career Platform SHEROES was launched in January 2014 by Sairee Chahal as a career destination for women in India to find mentorship, resources and career content along with career advice. It is a […]

Sports Education Venture KOOH Sports

Sports Education Venture KOOH Sports Raised US$2.2M From HDFC, Faering Capital & Elevate Sports

Sports Education Venture, KOOH Sports, has raised US $2.2 Million from existing investors including HDFC, Faering Capital, Elevate Sports and founders of the company. The raised capital will be used to expand into international markets, product development, and marketing used to expand its team. KOOH Sports aims to be present throughout the journey of a […]

Indonesia's GOJEK Acquired Home Healthcare Services Marketplace Pianta

Indonesia’s GOJEK Acquired Home Healthcare Services Marketplace Pianta

One of Indonesia’s leading startups GO-JEK has acquired Bengaluru based Home Healthcare Services Marketplace, Pianta running under SLX Logistics Pvt. Ltd.. The amount for the transactions is not out in open yet. GO-JEK is backed by Sequoia Capital and Yuri Milner-backed DST Global and delivers food and grocery items in Indonesia. The acquisition is expected […]

NIIT Acquired Perceptron Learning Solutions

NIIT Acquired Perceptron Learning Solutions To Accelerate Its Digital Push In Education

Global skill and talent development firm, NIIT Ltd, announced on Tuesday that it has acquired Bengaluru based startup Perceptron Learning Solutions Private Limited to accelerate its digital push in education and bring in deep analytics capabilities to its learning platforms. The size of the deal is not disclosed by the either parties. “We have been […]