VP Weekly | 27th Oct ’19

CDPQ to pump in $270 mn more in Piramal Enterprises Caisse de depot et placement du Quebec (CDPQ), one of Canada’s biggest public pension funds, will increase its stakes in Piramal enterprises by investing $270 Mn. Read More US-Based SHL All Set To Acquire HRtech Startup Aspiring Minds For $80 Mn US-based talent evaluation company…


VP Weekly | 20th Oct ’19

Paytm may raise funds from SoftBank, Ant Financial at $16 Bn valuation Noida-headquartered digital payments company Paytm in the increasingly competitive digital payments space, is looking to raise a fresh funding round of $2 from T Rowe, Alibaba and other existing investors. Read More France’s Total to buy 37.4% stake in Adani Gas for $868 Mn France’s Total,…


Journey Post Funding by Mr. Abhishek Sanghvi

Raising funds is one of the biggest milestones in the journey of a start up. From hundreds and thousands of new ideas, new teams, and new business models, less than a quarter are able to get support at the seed stage, and perhaps less than 5 percent end up with funding from institutional funds —…


VP Weekly | 13th Oct ’19

Pine Labs Plans To Enter Unicorn Club at a valuation of $1.5 Bn Retail payment and hardware company Pine Labs is planning to raise an undisclosed amount at a valuation of $1.5 Bn from  Chinese multinational conglomerate Tencent and global internet giant Naspers, along with its fintech company PayU. Read More Oyo founder Ritesh Agarwal investing $700…


VP Weekly | 6th Oct ’19

Ant Financial may lead $600 million funding in Zomato Gurugram-headquartered foodtech unicorn Zomato may raise $600 Mn funding from Alibaba Group affiliated Ant Financial Services. Read More India’s Udaan raises $585M to expand its B2B e-commerce platform B2B eCommerce platform Udaan has raised $585 Mn funding led by Tencent, Altimeter, Footpath Ventures, Hillhouse, GGV Capital, and Citi…