PE investments fall to $14.60 billion in 2018
Meanwhile, the July-September quarter marked 217 PE investments worth $5.20 billion.
Endiya looks to raise Rs 500 crore for Fund-II
VC company aims to invest more in all of its portfolio firms, step up focus on life sciences s...
Entrepreneurs need to have patience, perspective to build a strong foundation: Mukesh Bansal, co-founder CureFit
Mukesh Bansal gives some nug...
Why some founders love starting from scratch
Entrepreneurs who have successfully sold startups are on their second innings, inspired by the joy of building a new venture
Dineout acquires Torqus, a restaurant focused cloud-based Point of Sale system
This is Dineout’s third acquisition and second this year after Gourmet Passport. Dineout has first acquired Inresto in 2015.
PE investment deal tally touches $12.84 billion in Jan-Aug: Report
According to Grant Thornton's PE Dealtracker, 67 PE investments worth $1.33 billion were announced in August, registering a decline of 73 per cent in terms of value over the year ago period even as there was an increase in the number of deals.
Organic India may buy stake in NutriHealth
NutriHealth has been promoting the concept of nutrigenetics, a combination of modern medicine techniques and ayurvedic principles, in preparing personalised diet programmes.
How new startups are marrying technology with behavioral insights in the fitness sector
Rents in urban areas tend to be high, entrepreneurs are saddled with high capital expenditure and yet, membership renewal rates are often as low as 10%.
Premji Foundation and Flipsters back Binny Bansal’s VC
The fundraising comes at a time when Bansal is ramping up his investment activities after his exit from Flipkart.
FreeCharge founder may raise $30 million for new biz
FreeCharge was acquired by the now beleaguered e-tailer Snapdeal for $400 million in 2015, and was last year sold to Axis Bank for $60 million.
Aamir invests in furniture renting startup, Furlenco
The latest name added to the list is actor Aamir Khan who has invested in furniture renting startup Furlenco, according to documents filed by the company with RoC.
IDG Ventures India becomes Chiratae, to raise $300 mn for fourth fund
This will be the first Indian affiliate of a US-based venture capital firm to transition to a local brand.
India's graduates line up to rid Facebook of inappropriate content
Facebook directly employs content moderators but also outsources the task of screening posts.
Hevo Data gets $1 mn to live the American dream
Hevo leverages machine learning to understand the source model from various kind of data sources such as databases, cloud applications, sensor data (IoT) and clickstream data.
Hello Ambanis and Tatas, how did you not see the elephant in the room?
Walmart’s $16-billion acquisition of a 77 per cent stake in India’s largest online marketplace is the world’s biggest e-commerce deal.
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