13 Oct 2022Startups
We have been hearing about India's tough start-up landscape. Now, we have figures to support that.
16 Jun 2022Paytm
India recently achieved the milestone of 100 unicorns.
09 Jun 2022Nykaa
Online cosmetic products start-up Purplle has joined the coveted unicorn club. In its Series E funding led by Paramark Ventures, the Mumbai-based company has raised $33 million at a $1.1 billion valuation.
07 Jun 2022Startups
Noida-based ed-tech start-up Physics Wallah has joined the coveted unicorn club in India.
14 Oct 2021Startups
Aiming to capture a larger share in India's used car retail space, Jaipur-based CarDekho has raised $250 million, including $200 million in equity and $50 million as debt, in its latest pre-IPO funding round.
20 Dec 2019India
Lenskart, a Faridabad-based start-up providing a platform to buy eyewear online, has reportedly raised $231 million in a Series G round of funding led by Japanese conglomerate SoftBank.
20 Dec 2018India
Months after entering India's unicorn club, food delivery platform Swiggy has raised a whopping $1bn in fresh capital from existing and new investors.
02 Aug 2018iPhone
On Thursday, Apple became the world's first public company to be worth a whopping $1 trillion.
20 Feb 2018World Health Organization
OrCam Technologies Ltd., an Israeli company developing technology for visually impaired people, has been valued at $1 billion after completing a funding round of $30.4 million.
28 Jan 2018India
The valuation of home-grown digital payments giant Paytm, owned by Noida-based One97 Communications, is likely to jump to $10bn after some existing and former employees sell a part of their shares to new investors, including Canada-based Discovery Capital. Information about other investors isn't available yet.
05 Sep 2017Alibaba Group
According to reports, Zomato is currently engaged in negotiation with Alibaba and its payments affiliate Ant Financial to raise up to $200 million from them.
18 Jun 2017Emmanuel Macron
In a bid to become "country of unicorns", France launched a new technology visa to attract foreign talent.
09 May 2017India
MobiKwik, which competes with firms such as Paytm and FreeCharge in digital payments space, is now going to get a big boost in its endeavors.
06 May 2017Uber
Uber is facing criminal investigation in the US over its Greyball program that it uses to evade authorities, particularly in areas where it was banned or restricted.
17 Apr 2017India
Sources confirmed that Hike Messenger is all set to roll out a payment mechanism on the app which will be the first in India to be integrated with the government's UPI interface.
05 Apr 2017India
India's first unicorn InMobi has managed to remain profitable throughout 2016.
06 Mar 2017Uber
In response to a report by The New York Times, ride-sharing giant Uber confirmed that it had been using a secret program called Greyball to avoid authorities in cities where it faced resistance from law enforcement or government bans.