Scrollback raises Rs 3 crore from Jungle Ventures Free and open source chat service Scrollback has raised Rs 3 crore investment led by Singapore-based Jungle Ventures, reports the Economic Times. The company plans to use the funds to expand its coverage to more forums.
Information services provider Equifax India has acquired the remaining 49% equity stake in NettPositive, an analytics and business intelligence solutions company, reports IndianTelevision.com. Equifax had acquired 51% controlling stake in the company in 2012.
Bangalore-based offline & online game maker MadRat Games has raised around $1 million investment from a series of investors including Flipkart founder Sachin & Binny Bansal, Pine Labs and GlobalLogic.
Times Internet’s startup accelerator TLabs has inducted five startups for the sixth batch of its accelerator program, termed as the Fall 2014 batch. The program started in September this year and is expected to end with demo day in Delhi NCR in Feb 2015.
Microsoft co-founder and former CEO Bill Gates has invested an undisclosed amount in social enterprises-focused impact investment fund Unitus Seed Fund‘s affiliated offshore fund. Sun Microsystems co-founder Vinod Khosla and a group of US-based entrepreneurs also participated.
Online restaurant guide Zomato has raised $60 million (around Rs 370 crore) co-led by new investor Vy Capital and existing investor Info Edge* with participation from Sequoia Capital. This investment has been raised at a valuation of around $660 million.
Chennai & US-based SysCloud that provides data backup and security for enterprises using Google Apps, has raised $2.5 million series A funding from Inventus Capital Partners and existing investor KAE Capital.
Internet service provider Tikona Digital has raised $45 million investment from the International Finance Corporation (IFC) and existing investors.
Online licensed apparel merchandise store VoxPop Clothing has secured $1 million investment from existing investor Blume Ventures and a few other strategic investors. The company had earlier raised $400,000 seed funding from Blume Ventures in June 2013, which was officially announced in November 2013.
Gurgaon-based Simpli5d Technologies, which operates the Captcha ad platform NLPCaptcha has raised funding from YourNest Angel Fund and Udaan Angel Partners.
Online payment collection platform Instamojo has raised an undisclosed amount of investment in a Series A round of funding from Kalaari Capital and existing investors like Blume Ventures, 500Startups and others. Kalaari Capital Managing Director Vani Kola will be joining the company board as part of the deal.
Tripoto raises $400,000 in seed funding Delhi-based travel community startup Tripoto has raised $400,000 seed funding in a round led by Outbox Ventures, with participation from Palaash Ventures, reports NextBigWhat. Other angel investors participating in the round included founders of Snapdeal Kunal Bahl and Rohit Bansal, founder of Makemytrip and TrulyMadly.com Sachin Bhatia, founder of…