EdTech

Testbook Raises USD 8.3 Mn Series B To Add More State-Level Exams

Mumbai-based edtech startup Testbook has announced raising INR 60 Cr (USD 8.3 Mn) in a fresh funding round from a venture capital firm Iron Pillar, which focusses on mid-stage technology companies in India.

Source: INC42

 

Food and Beverages

Rage Coffee Brews Expansion With Refex Capital Investment

New Delhi-based food & beverages brand Rage Coffee has raised funding in a round led by early-stage investment firm Refex Capital. Angel network Keiretsu Forum Chennai and some other “prominent” investors will also be participating in this round.

Source: INC42

 

E-Gaming

Rheo Raises Seed Funds From Sequoia Surge And Others To Create Gaming Influencers

Venture Capital firm Sequoia Capital India’s early-stage accelerator Surge continues to create the buzz with yet another graduate raising seed funding. Talking to Inc42, Saksham Keshri, cofounder and CEO, Rheo, said that the company has raised USD 2 Mn in seed funding.

Source: INC42

 

FinTech

HighRadius Raises USD 125 Mn At Over USD 1 Bn Valuation

Hyderabad and Houston-headquartered SaaS company HighRadius today (January 7) announced that it has raised USD 125 Mn Series B growth funding. With this, the company has been valued at over USD 1 Bn and joins the unicorn club.

Source: INC42

 

Sports

Women Cricket-Focused Startup CricZone Raises Seed Funding

Women’s cricket-based platform Women’s CricZone has raised capital in its seed funding round from a clutch of angel investors.

Source: VCCIRCLE

 

EdTech

James Murdoch-Led Lupa Systems Makes First Investment In India On Harappa Education

James Murdoch-led Lupa Systems has made its first investment in India in the online learning institution Harappa Education.

Source: ECONOMICTIMES