Investment

Ratan Tata invests in jewellery e-tailer Bluestone Ratan Tata, chairman emeritus of Tata Group’s holding company Tata Sons, made an undisclosed amount of personal investment in the online jewellery store ... Continue_Reading
Online travel agent MakeMyTrip has set up a $15 million Innovation Fund for investing in early-stage companies in the travel technology space, with a special focus on mobile and IP-based companies, and explore ... Continue_Reading
Bangalore-based online grocery retailer BigBasket has raised Rs 200 crore investment in a round led by Helion Ventures and Zodius Capital and participation from existing investors Ascent Capital and LionRock ... Continue_Reading
Online women’s apparel retailer eShakti.com has raised an undisclosed amount in Series B funding from IvyCap Ventures, with participation from existing investor IDG Ventures India, reports The Economic Times. Though ... Continue_Reading
Mobile VAS company Spice Digital*, a subsidiary of Spice Mobility Ltd., acquired 26% stake in Bangalore-based startup Vavia Technologies, the company informed BSE. Financial details of the deal weren’t disclosed. ... Continue_Reading
E-commerce logistics company Ecom Express announced raising Rs 100 crore in funds from Peepul Capital. The company said it will use the funds to grow its distribution capabilities to reach ... Continue_Reading
Venture capital fund Blume Ventures has announced new investments in Snaplion, an app development and marketing company, Social Blood, an online network of blood donors, and Snapbizz, an e-commerce enabler and ... Continue_Reading
E-commerce logistics services provider Delhivery has raised $35 million in Series C round of funding led by Multiples Alternate Asset Management, with participation from existing investors Times Internet and Nexus ... Continue_Reading
Edabba raises funding for existing investor CCube Angels Omnipresent Retail Pvt Ltd, which runs online shopping portal edabba, has raised an undisclosed amount in an early stage funding from CCube ... Continue_Reading
Indian e-commerce company Jabong is being merged into a roll-up of emerging markets focused fashion e-commerce brands called Global Fashion Group (GFG) by Rocket Internet and its investor Kinnevik. Other ... Continue_Reading
Online recharging and couponing site Freecharge.in has raised $33 million in a Series B round of funding from Sofina, Sequoia Capital and RuNet. The company will use the funds to ... Continue_Reading
Mobile messaging and advertising company Affle has acquired the India-based mobile application development company Appstudioz. With this acquisition, Appstudioz has now merged with Affle’s Media Lab business. Affle will also be ... Continue_Reading