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Gemba Capital's $10 Mn Micro VC Fund To Invest In 24 Early Stage Startups

India, Sept. 15 -- Micro VC funds are becoming more and more common in the Indian startup ecosystem. Recently, three ISB alumni announced a micro-VC fund, Atrium Angels, for startups. Taking a similar... Read More


Fintech Major Prodigy Finance Bags $750 Mn, To Help More Indian Students Go Abroad

India, Sept. 15 -- As the global markets open after the pandemic, more and more Indian students now aim to fulfil their ambitions to study abroad. Global fintech platform Prodigy Finance which offers ... Read More


SBI Bars Crypto Exchanges On Its UPI Platform Despite No Explicit Direction From RBI

India, Sept. 15 -- Much like the volatility seen in cryptocurrencies, there are obvious uncertainties among the regulators as well as leading lenders, in the absence of a cryptocurrency bill, on how t... Read More


Crypto Exchange Platform BuyUcoin Launches SIP Plan For Indian Investors

India, Sept. 15 -- As the adoption of cryptocurrencies gains momentum in India, crypto wallet and exchange platform BuyUcoin has announced the launch of its systematic investment platform (SIP) plan f... Read More


Insurtech Startup BimaPe Shuts, Founder Launches New Platform Verak

India, Sept. 15 -- Y Combinator-backed fintech startup BimaPe has announced the closing of its business that was launched last year in November. Its Founder Rahul Mathur took to twitter to announce th... Read More


Why India's Food Delivery Workers Deserve Better Pay And Labour Protection

India, Sept. 15 -- After the first wave of the Covid-19 pandemic swept India in early 2020, 40-year-old Mishra* (aka Delivery Bhoy on Twitter) lost his job at a Mumbai startup. A UI/UX engineer by pro... Read More


IPO-Bound Paytm Expands ESOP Pool By 2.5x, 200+ Employees Convert Option To Shares

India, Sept. 15 -- After an extraordinary general meeting (EGM) held on September 2, IPO-Bound Paytm has increased its employee stock option plan (ESOP) pool from a little over 24 Mn to 61 Mn - nearly... Read More


Investment Tech Unicorn Groww In Talks To Raise $250 Mn In New Investment Round

India, Sept. 15 -- Investment tech unicorn Groww, which raised $83 Mn in its Series D round in April this year, is reportedly looking to raise another $250 Mn at the valuation of $2-3 Bn in the coming... Read More


Insurtech Unicorn Groww In Talks To Raise $250 Mn In New Investment Round

India, Sept. 15 -- Investment tech unicorn Groww, which raised $83 Mn in its Series D round in April this year, is reportedly looking to raise another $250 Mn at the valuation of $2-3 Bn in the coming... Read More


Esports Startup MPL Turns Unicorn With $2.3 Bn Valuation

India, Sept. 15 -- India's esports gaming startup Mobile Premier League (MPL) is the new entrant to the celebrated unicorn club from the country. The Bengaluru-based gaming platform closed its Series ... Read More