Posts Tagged: Accel Partners

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What makes this Indian real estate portal uncommon

With nearly 400,000 listings, CommonFloor is one of the top property portals in India. Co-founder Sumit Jain shares the story of hurdles, pi...

  • August 25, 2014
  • at 11:30 am
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With $1B funding, Flipkart fires salvo at Amazon: We’re going to be the Alibaba of India

Can Flipkart be India's Amazon? That's a moot point as Flipkart has another benchmark. US$1 billion funding puts it in the same position as ...

  • July 29, 2014
  • at 10:32 pm
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Seeking funding? Here are 10 investors in India you should meet

Who are the early bird investors in India making big bets on startups there? 500 Startups tops the list, followed by Blume Ventures, Accel P...

  • July 22, 2014
  • at 12:00 pm
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Japanese giant Rakuten enters India, but it’s not yet joining the ecommerce war

Japanese ecommerce titan Rakuten (JSD:4755) has just announced its entry into India. To begin with, the firm has today opened a global unit...

  • June 25, 2014
  • at 6:16 pm
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Freshdesk becomes first Indian startup to get Google Capital backing with $31M series D funding

Helpdesk software company Freshdesk – an Indian startup that quickly scaled up to rub shoulders with the global leaders in its domain – ...

  • June 12, 2014
  • at 9:41 pm
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India’s fashion e-commerce site Myntra gets $50 million funding ahead of potential merger with Flipkart

Bangalore-based fashion e-commerce site Myntra today announced it raised $50 million led by Premji Invest. The money will be used to “st...

  • February 6, 2014
  • at 2:54 pm
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Eventifier aims to be the world’s biggest event archiving platform, secures $500k funding

Bangalore-based event content aggregation web platform Eventifier announced today it has secured $500,000 funding from Accel Partners an...

  • December 3, 2013
  • at 5:10 pm
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US vacation rental site HomeAway acquires Singapore’s Travelmob for undisclosed price

Remember when I said some consolidation might take place in Asia’s short term vacation rental space? Well, it is happening. HomeAway, ...

  • July 17, 2013
  • at 9:57 am
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Property Portal CommonFloor Gets $7.5 Million Funding to Expand Across India

Indian real estate portal CommonFloor has wrapped up its third major funding round, the startup revealed today. The newest injection of capi...

  • July 5, 2013
  • at 5:50 pm
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TaxiForSure raises $30 million, aims to reach 30 cities by 2015

Just two months after securing US$10 million in series B round of funding, Indian cab aggregator TaxiForSure has just secured an additional ...

  • August 21, 2014
  • at 2:11 pm
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Flipkart, India’s largest online retailer, raises $1 billion in fresh funds

India's ecommerce poster-boy Flipkart has raised over US$1 billion, and the announcement on this will be made in a week's time, The Economic...

  • July 23, 2014
  • at 8:56 pm
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A cheatsheet on funding in India; Bangalore keeps Delhi at bay to retain tech throne

Here's a cheatsheet of venture capital funding in tech startups to give you a picture of what has been happening in India the past four quar...

  • July 8, 2014
  • at 2:55 pm
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Indian ticketing site BookMyShow raises $25 million, hints at IPO plans

India’s largest entertainment ticketing portal just crossed the US$100 million barrier in valuation, The Economic Times reports today....

  • June 18, 2014
  • at 1:09 pm
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A peek into the future of India’s fast-growing ecommerce market (SLIDESHOW)

Accel has kindly shared their latest presentation with Tech in Asia detailing where the sector is, where it's heading, and how it compares t...

  • April 4, 2014
  • at 12:30 pm
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Indian property listings site CommonFloor gets $10 million in fresh funds

About six months after Indian property portal CommonFloor raised $7.5 million in funding from Accel Partners and Tiger Global Management, th...

  • January 20, 2014
  • at 1:29 pm
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Flipkart closes India’s biggest ever e-commerce funding round at $360 million

After breaking the record for India’s biggest e-commerce investment just three months ago, Flipkart co-founder Sachin Bansal just ...

  • October 9, 2013
  • at 3:24 pm
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Flipkart Gets India’s Biggest Ever E-Commerce Investment, Nets $200 Million in Funding

This is big. This is India’s biggest ever e-commerce funding round. E-commerce titan Flipkart has just revealed it has secured $200 mi...

  • July 10, 2013
  • at 4:31 pm
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China Leads Asia in VC Investments in E-Commerce; Sadly Acquisitions Are a Rare Sight [STATS]

Earlier today we looked at a report that has counted up $6.9 billion in investments among Asian e-commerce sites from 2010 to the present da...

  • June 13, 2013
  • at 3:00 pm
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