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Fitness-tech startup Fittr gets $11.5 million from Dream Capital, Elysian Park

Fittr will use the funding to step up growth and expansion into new markets, including North America, the United Kingdom, and Singapore, which currently account for 30% of the fitness-tech startup’s overall revenue.   Online fitness marketplace Fittr, community-based health, and online fitness marketplace have raised $11.5 million in Series A funding led by Dream …

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Sony’s new VC to roll the dice on Indian startups

Tokyo-based Sony Corp. is creating an India-focused venture capital arm that will act as a co-investor in startups alongside celebrities such as movie stars and sports personalities and seek to participate in the funding boom it has provided. place several unicorns. For the past 12 months, people familiar with the development told ET.   Sony’s …

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Powered by Unacademy and upGrad’s mega deals, Indian startups raised $10.8 billion in the last two months

Indian tech startups have raised $10.8 billion in the last two months, a report by business intelligence firm Tracxn reported. The report further revealed that 256 deals were cracked in July and August 2021.   Tech startup The Indian tech startup ecosystem had raised $6.5 billion across 412 deals in the April to June quarter …

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Apna becomes youngest startup to enter unicorn club in 21 months

Apna.co, a professional networking platform for blue- and grey-collar workers, has entered the coveted club, or those companies with a valuation of $1 billion or more, in just 21 months, the fastest Indian startup to do so.   Funding Raised The company said it had raised $100 million in a new financing round, led by existing investor Tiger …

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Egyptian startup Capiter raises $33M to expand B2B e-commerce platform across MENA

Funding startups that help manufacturers and sellers distribute products and merchants access them on a single platform keeps increasing across Africa.   B2B e-commerce startup Today, Cairo-based B2B e-commerce startup Capiter continues that trend by raising a $33 million Series A round. The investment was co-led by Quona Capital and MSA Capital. Other participating investors include Savola, …

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Jungle Ventures raises $225 million to invest in India, Southeast Asia startups

Jungle Ventures has become one of the fastest-growing local VC firms in the city-state with assets under management of about $600 million. India Startup Jungle Ventures raised $225 million in the first close of its fourth fund as the venture capital firm seeks to replicate its successes in startups across Southeast Asia and India. Many …

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Two startups raise Rs 36 crore in August

Unfazed by the pandemic situation sweeping across the globe, Kerala’s startup ecosystem has remained vibrant with two startups mentored by Kerala Startup Mission (KSUM) raising Rs 36 crore from top-notch funders in the month of August alone.   Analytics platform Startup Clootrack, a real-time customer experience analytics platform, raised Rs 30 crore ($4 million) through …

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Flipkart Banks On Rising D2C Wave, Aims To Nurture 100 ‘Make In India’ D2C Brands

Flipkart Boost will help select, nurture, support, raising funds, and leveraging expertise to over 100 ‘Make In India’ D2C brands   Indian startup ecosystem The Thrasio-style program is in partnership with investors including A91, DSG, Fireside Ventures, Matrix, Sequoia, and Stellaris Venture Indian startups like Mensa Brands, G.O.A.T. Brand Labs, GlobalBees, Evenflow, Powerhouse91, 10club, etc …

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To develop ‘ecosystem’ for startups, accelerators, IT Min forms committee

The implementation of the scheme, which was announced on August 25, will be overseen by the 10-member team that will also have four representatives from the industry, a senior Ministry official said, adding that a representative from the Startup India program will also be in the panel.   Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) …

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India becomes third largest startup ecosystem in the world.

India has emerged because the third largest startup ecosystem on this planet after the US and China and the tempo of progress isn’t displaying any indicators of slowing down.   Three Unicorn Added In India During the last yr, India has added three unicorns each month taking the overall rely on 51, forward of the …

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