Swapnil Soni

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An engineer by education but a start-up enthusiast by nature. I like to cover stories on startup fundings and acquisitions.Feel free to contact me at [email protected]
lendingkart

SME lending firm LendingKart Raises $3.8 Million from SBI

SME lending startup Lendingkart Finance has raised $3.8 Mn in debt from the State Bank of India.  Also, a portion of the financing will come in handy to widen Lendingkart Finance’s offering to SMEs across...
Kolte-Patil

Real Estate Firm Kolte-Patil Developers Raises $30 Million From KKR

Pune-based real estate firm Kolte-Patil Developers Ltd has raised $30 million from private equity giant KKR for a township project in the city.On the investment, Ashish Khandelia, director of real estate at KKR, said: Pune...
Sheroes

Women’s Career Platform Sheroes Acquires Child Healthcare Firm Babygogo

The women-centered career platform, Sheroes, has acquired child healthcare startup Babygogo. The type and amount of the acquisition were not disclosed by the companies. As the part of the deal, the founders of Babygogo will join...
Foyr

Interior Designing Company Foyr.com Raises $3.8 Million Funds from JLL, others

Interior designing company Foyr.com has raised $3.8 million in its Series A funding round. The round was led by property consultancy firm Jones Lang LaSalle. The round also saw the participation of a clutch...
IGP

Online Gift Delivery Platform IGP Raises Undisclosed Amount of Funds From Venture Catalysts

Uttar Pradesh-based online gifting company IGP.com (Indian Gifts Portal) has raised an undisclosed sum in its pre-Series A round of funding and incubation platform Venture Catalysts. Along with the incubation platform, a number of...
Smaaash

Gaming Arcade Operator Smaaash Secures $14 Million From A Consortium of HNIs

Gaming arcade operator Smaaash Entertainment Pvt. Ltd has secured around $14 million from a group of high-net-worth individuals. These individuals are among the clients of Avendus Wealth Management Pvt. Ltd. Though the company didn’t disclose...
Indus OS

Mumbai-based Indus OS Secures Funds of $4 Million From Existing Investors

Mumbai-based OSLabs Technology India Pvt. Ltd, which runs smartphone operating system Indus OS, has raised $4 million in a pre-Series B funding round. The money was funded by existing investors. Along with this funding, the...
Wellthy

Diabetes Management Platform Wellthy Bags An Undisclosed Amount of Funds From GrowX Ventures

Mumbai-based diabetes management platform Wellthy has bagged an undisclosed sum from early-stage investor GrowX. Still, it is ambiguous whether this is the company’s seed round of funding as GrowX typically makes early and seed stage...
EasyEcom

Ecommerce Enabler Startup EasyEcom Raises $150K in its Seed Round of Funding

Bangalore-based startup EasyEcom has raised $150K in its angel round of funding from top tech industry executives and early-stage investment funds. The company got funded from Ambarish Gupta, founder an, CEO of Knowlarity Communications;...
YourQuote

Content Writing Platform YourQuote Secures $1 Million Funds from IDG Ventures

Bengaluru-based content writing platform YourQuote Solutions Pvt. Ltd has secured $1 million in its seed funding round. The round was led by IDG Ventures. Axilor Ventures and E-City Ventures CEO (Atul Goel) have also participated...
HexOctane

IoT-based Startup HexOctane Is In Talks To Raises Funds From Emergent Ventures

Internet of Things startup, HexOctane is in early talks to raise around $2 million in a round led by San Francisco-based venture capital firm Emergent Ventures.HexOctane was founded in 2015 by Jhenkar Dixit. The company provides...
Ola

Cab-hailing Company Ola Acquired Food Delivery Platform Foodpanda

Indigenous cab-hailing company Ola has acquired the Indian business of food delivery platform Foodpanda from its Germany-based parent Delivery Hero in an all-stock deal. The company will use $200 million in Foodpanda India to...