Dear Alibaba, thank you for the $10 trillion gift
Alibaba has raised about $11-bn in Hong Kong's largest issuance of stock since 2010.
VC investors make a beeline to Singapore
India continues to be the core focus area for most of these fund managers, but they do not want to l...
Southeast Asia’s net economy to top $100 billion this year
The value of the region’s online transactions in areas from internet retail to car...
Top VCs cut big cheques for idea stage startups
Investors like Sequoia, Matrix & Lightspeed eye Series-A deals from seasoned founders, executives.
Viithiisys Technologies acquires product development Startup Actiwate
The acquisition was the result of Actiwate’s need to scale up their operations and Viithiisys need for an experienced product management team for their flagship product Vizitor.
Qasim Zaidi is Rivigo’s new tech head
Surface transport company Rivigo Services has appointed Qasim Zaidi, the chief technology officer at Indonesian ecommerce unicorn Tokopedia, as its new technology head.
Sequoia Capital MD on Forbes Midas list
Other Indiafocused venture capital investors who have made it to the Forbes Midas List include Accel India’s Subrata Mitra in 2012 and SAIF Partners’ Ravi Adusumalli in 2008 and 2009.
SoftBank’s Lydia Jett on Flipkart board
This is the latest rejig that the Japanese firm has made among its representatives in its leading portfolio companies in India.
Betaout: The marketing platform that has Tinder's Sam Yagan excited
There exist marketing tools that can be used by ecommerce companies, but Betaout was born to offer a single platform to ecommerce companies where all marketing channels work together to deliver a pleasant ecommerce experience.
SoftBank Group Corp promotes Lydia Jett to Partner at $100 bn Vision Fund
Jett, who previously worked as an investment banker at JPMorgan Chase & Co. and in private equity at Goldman Sachs Group Inc., will continue to work closely with Managing Partner Colin Fan.
Grab secures $1.46 billion investment from SoftBank Vision Fund
Grab intends to use the funds to advance its super app vision in Southeast Asia, with the aim of bringing more every day services, greater accessibility and convenience to users.
WhatsApp's payments entity may rope in former Paytm executive
ET has learnt that multiple WhatsApp executives, including its chief executive officer Chris Daniels, have met and interviewed the candidates during recent visits to India.
Sequoia plans largest India fund at $1 billion
The Silicon Valley-headquartered firm’s plans for a new fund comes two years after it raised $930 million for its previous India-focused fund.
All about the new wave of techpreneurs
Their exposure in startup scene and operational credibility have made them darlings of venture capital firms
E-commerce platform Zilingo raises Rs 113 crore from Sequoia, others
The startup was founded by Indian entrepreneurs Ankiti Bose and Dhruv Kapoor in 2014 and the tech team is headquartered in Bengaluru.
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