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Infosys invests $4 million in Israel's Cloudyn
News & Analysis

Infosys invests $4 million in Israel's Cloudyn

Global software major Infosys Ltd on Wednesday announced investing $4 million (Rs.27 crore) in Cloudyn, an Israeli corporation, providing software as a service (Saas) solutions for the management and optimization of hybrid, multi-cloud deployments.

Venture capital investments rebound for tech startups
Startup

Venture capital investments rebound for tech startups

Venture capital investments in startups rebounded in the second quarter, as a general stock market recovery helped restore confidence, according to a new report published on Friday.

Amazon's Launchpad is giving startups the very platform they've been yearning for
Startup

Amazon's Launchpad is giving startups the very platform they've been yearning for

Amazon launched Launchpad in 2015 as an ecommerce platform that was dedicated to startups and it’s proving to be quite a success for the ecommerce giant.

Learning from the Angels: Tips Indian VCs can pick up from their international counterparts
Startup

Learning from the Angels: Tips Indian VCs can pick up from their international counterparts

The number of active angel investors in India stands approximately at 400-500, a paltry sum when compared with more than 3 lakh angels currently active in the US and China’s 16200 early-stage investors.

Ideaspring Capital: A Rs 125 crore early-stage venture fund targets startups with deep-tech knowledge
Startup

Ideaspring Capital: A Rs 125 crore early-stage venture fund targets startups with deep-tech knowledge

Today, an an event held in Bangalore, Patni brothers along with Mohandas Pai, Naganand Doraswamy and Prashant Deshpande announced Ideaspring Capital.

Boom time: Private equity invests record $14 bn in 928 deals during Jan-Sept in red hot India
Business

Boom time: Private equity invests record $14 bn in 928 deals during Jan-Sept in red hot India

Venture capital firms invested $1.42 billion in 114 deals during the quarter, up from just $590 million in 91 deals a quarter ago.

Religare Global AM buys 26% stake in YourNest Angel Fund
Corporate

Religare Global AM buys 26% stake in YourNest Angel Fund

Religare Global Asset Management, part of Religare Enterprises, today announced acquiring 26 percent stake in early stage fund YourNest Angel Fund.<br />

More women entrepreneurs winning venture capital, but gender gap persists
Biztech

More women entrepreneurs winning venture capital, but gender gap persists

A report paints a picture of a start-up environment that is making strides in some areas, such as backing female entrepreneurs, even as the percentage of female venture capitalists slips.

VC investments fell in 2013; IT still investor darling
Investing

VC investments fell in 2013; IT still investor darling

Companies headquartered in Bangalore and Mumbai were the favourite among VC investors during 2013 attracting 49 investments each, followed by Delhi based companies that accounted for 24 investments and Chennai based companies with 21 investments.

New media investing in favour, but hazards lurk
News & Analysis

New media investing in favour, but hazards lurk

New media websites from BuzzFeed to Business Insider are on a roll lately...

Jessica Alba's e-commerce startup raises $25 million in funding round
News & Analysis

Jessica Alba&#039;s e-commerce startup raises $25 million in funding round

The Honest Company has announced that it has managed to raise $25 million in new venture capital funding...

Buyout of a Buyout Fund: The curious case of India Equity Partners
Business

Buyout of a Buyout Fund: The curious case of India Equity Partners

The quiet office of the fund at CG House in mid-town Mumbai and the rather barren looking page, conceal the power struggle that has resulted in three founders of the this private equity fund detaching themselves from its operations.

VC investments in India slip by 18% to $1.4 bn in 2012: E&Y
Investing

VC investments in India slip by 18% to $1.4 bn in 2012: E&Y

Venture capital investments into India slumped nearly 18 percent to $1.4 billion last year, even though the number of such deals saw a spurt during the same period, according to global consultancy Ernst & Young.

'Religious institutions should be allowed to invest in startups'
Business

'Religious institutions should be allowed to invest in startups'

For capital to be made accessible to venture capital, it has to come from insurance companies, provident funds, pension funds or charitable institutions.

Zovi merges ops with Inkfruit; raises $10 mn from SAIF, Tiger
Business

Zovi merges ops with Inkfruit; raises $10 mn from SAIF, Tiger

E-commerce player Zovi today said it has merged its operations with industry peer Inkfruit and has also raised $10 million funding from private equity funds SAIF Partners and Tiger Global.

Pinterest gets $30 mn investment from SV Angel: report
News & Analysis

Pinterest gets $30 mn investment from SV Angel: report

Venture Capital firm, SV Angel is all set to invest $30 million in the popular photo-sharing site, Pinterest, reports TechCrunch.

Pinterest gets $30 mn investment from SV Angel: report
Investing

Pinterest gets $30 mn investment from SV Angel: report

Venture Capital firm, SV Angel is all set to invest $30 million in the popular photo-sharing site, Pinterest, reports TechCrunch.

Man on a mission: Bowei Gai's startup tour across 29 countries starts in India
Business

Man on a mission: Bowei Gai's startup tour across 29 countries starts in India

Firstpost caught up with Bowei Gai, founder, World Startup Report in Mumbai, as he kicks off his tour from India.