Media and Entertainment

SEGA Invests In Music Streaming Service Flutin To Promote Independent Artists-(25/02/2020)

Noida-based over-the-top (OTT) music streaming platform Flutin has raised undisclosed funding in a funding round led by Japanese video-gaming major SEGA

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FinTech                                                                      

GGV Capital, Binny Bansal take a shine to gold loan platform Rupeek-(25/02/2020)

Rupeek Fintech Pvt. Ltd, which runs a financial technology startup focussed on gold loans, has raised $60 million (about Rs 431 crore) in funding from a clutch of investors

VCCIRCLE

 

Healthcare

ChrysCapital injects more funds into drugmaker after returning as investor-(25/02/2020)

Homegrown private equity firm ChrysCapital has pumped additional capital into a pharmaceutical company

VCCIRCLE

 

Finance

Jagaran Microfin raises Rs 22 crore from BlueOrchard Finance through NCD issuance-(25/02/2020)

Kolkata-based lender Jagaran Microfin has raised Rs 22 crore through in debt financing from Swiss impact investment major BlueOrchard Finance

ECONOMICTIMES

 

EduTech

Edtech company Snapask raises $35m from Asia Partners, Intervest-(26/02/2020)

Snapask, an educational technology startup based in Hong-Kong, has announced the close of a USD 35 Million funding round

TECHINASIA

 

TMT

Indian tech gig company Indiez to merge with CrewScale-(25/02/2020)

Indiez, a platform for hiring freelance coders, is merging with its rival, remote talent hiring service CrewScale

TECHINASIA

 

Ecommerce        

ShareChat Acquihires Elanic To Tap Social Ecommerce-(25/02/2020)

Bengaluru-based vernacular content platform ShareChat, on Tuesday (February 25), announced that it has acquired Bengaluru-based online fashion marketplace Elanic

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Fund

Blume Ventures Closes Fund IIA At $41 Mn To Invest In Portfolio Startups-(24/02/2020)

Mumbai-based venture capital firm Blume Ventures, on Monday (February 24), announced the final close of its opportunity fund — Fund IIA — at $41 Mn for follow-on investments

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