Meesho revenue at Rs 84 cr
The firm offers solutions for discovery, logistics and payments to enable easier transactions between resellers and buyers. The category is, however, plagued with high return rates of as much as 40-50%.
Tiger Global-backed UrbanClap to enter Australia
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Startups help laid off employees start afresh
New-age companies reach out to alumni, investor and human resource networks to help employees f...
Startup investors writing more $100 million cheques this year
With the rush of capital and new types of investors coming in, venture capitalists said the time taken for startups to grow their business and rack up $100 million in funding has also shrunk over the past few years.
Facebook to invest in tech startups in India
The two-day event is being organised by the KSUM in association with IAMAI.
Meesho bags $125 million from Facebook, Naspers & others
Meesho offers solutions for discovery, logistics and payments to enable easier transactions between resellers and buyers.
Non-VC investors rush in to script a new funding story
NEW FACES: A diverse set of investors, ranging from PE cos to family offices, enter the game.
Internet can solve problems that have never been solved before: Vidit Aatrey, Founder, Meesho
Once people figure out the right model outside metros, the opportunity is so massive that you will have larger businesses from there than those in metros, says the entrepreneur.
Facebook puts $25 m in Meesho
With equity investment, it looks to drive entrepreneurship among women, in small towns.
Meesho is in talks with Naspers for $120 million round
vThe investment, if it goes through, is expected to take Meesho’s valuation to $600-650 million, almost three times more than its previous funding round.
Y Combinator picks 28 Indian startups
A Y Combinator spokesperson said the number of from each country is still not final and that it is not related to its Chinese exit either.
In a first, Y Combinator is coming to Bengaluru to pick summer batch
The firm said in an official blog post that they will consider all applications submitted by April 12 and invite startups for the Bengaluru interviews by April 16.
Meesho raises $50 million in its series-C funding round
A round-up of the top funding stories of the day from the startup world social commerce platform now valued up to $250 million.
Ola driving to colleges for hiring
The class of 2019 is likely to be awash with job offers from startups including Ola, Amazon, Flipkart, Meesho, and Bounce, with companies looking to rope in students adept at dealing with a fast-paced, agile environment.
Meesho in talks to raise $50 million from Apoletto Asia, others
The funding round will value Meesho at around $250 million, according to three people aware of the discussions.
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