Posts Tagged: tiger global


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Hike gets fresh $65M funding to take on WhatsApp in India

Free messaging app Hike, the Indian answer to WhatsApp, has just raised US$65 million in funding. Founder Kavin Mittal tells Tech in Asia hi...

  • August 27, 2014
  • at 3:59 pm
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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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Flipkart raises $210 million one week after acquring India’s biggest online apparel store

The investment is led by Russia's DST Global, followed by existing investors Tiger Global, Naspers, and Iconiq Capital.

  • May 26, 2014
  • at 8:17 pm
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India’s Olacabs to expand online taxi and car booking after $20 million series B funding

India’s Olacabs to expand online taxi and car booking after $20 million series B funding

India’s Olacabs combines a taxi booking function with a car rental service that aggregates from fleets across the country. Today the c...

  • November 14, 2013
  • at 3:50 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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Report: Flipkart Keen to Go Shopping, Wants to Take Home LetsBuy

The Indian e-commerce leader Flipkart is doing some shopping of its own, and is reportedly keen on buying up LetsBuy.com. Since LetsBuy is o...

  • February 9, 2012
  • at 12:30 pm
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Exclusively.in Transitions From A Flash Sale Portal To A Traditional E-Commerce Site

Exclusively.in, the Gilt-like private sale site which debuted in June 2010, seems to have ditched its members-only avatar to adopt a regular...

  • October 11, 2011
  • at 9:00 pm
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10 women entrepreneurs in India who smashed the glass ceiling

Tech is still largely a man's world, but more and more women in India are turning technopreneurs. Here's a look at 10 change-makers in the t...

  • August 20, 2014
  • at 9:30 am
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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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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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Travel Search Engine Wego Gets Boost with $17 Million Series C Funding

Singapore-based travel search engine Wego is revealing this evening that the company has wrapped up a series C funding round of $17 million ...

  • June 24, 2013
  • at 8:59 pm
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Indian E-commerce Portal Letsbuy Expected To Raise $40 Million

eTree Marketing Pvt Ltd is a Haryana-based company which operates one of the popular Indian e-commerce portal, Letsbuy.com. The company is...

  • October 18, 2011
  • at 12:00 pm
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Flipkart Raised $20 Million From Tiger Global

Bangalore-based e-commerce website FlipKart said on Thursday that it has received Series C funding amounting to $20 million from existing US...

  • June 17, 2011
  • at 1:27 am
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