Last fortnight, BYJUs raised to push its valuation above $10Bn, while also being close to acquiring Doubtnut, capping a heady few months for EdTech accelerated by a lockdown.
Last fortnight, EdTech upstart Unacademy disclosed details of its $110M Series E raise, being one of the few bright spots in a global economy ravaged by panic.
Last fortnight, health tech upstart Practo released Practo Insights showing growth in search queries, and how healthcare in India is evolving.
Last fortnight, DailyHunt was in the midst of closing its $30MM+ funding round to take it north of a $500MM valuation.
Last fortnight, BlackBuck reported it was planning to scale to a million drivers as it raised capital to be a unicorn.
Last fortnight, online insurance platform PolicyBazaar was looking to raise $300MM at a $1.5Bn valuation.
Last week, payment solutions startup Razorpay raised $75MM to deepen its neo-banking and lending product portfolio.
Last week, real estate startup NoBroker raised $51MM to bolster its push to capture the real estate brokerage market.
Last week, online eyewear upstart Lenskart was reported to be raising $350MM, propelling it to unicorn-dom.
Last week, fintech enabled lending firm InCred raised $100MM, marking a sizable Series A for a company that is 3 years old.
Last week, Walmart-Flipkart announced PhonePe's hiving off, allowing PhonePe to raise up to $1Bn of external capital.
Last week, food technology company Rebel Foods (previously Faasos) kicked off its $75MM fundraise with a $16MM first tranche.
Last week, vernacular social network ShareChat was in the process of raising $200MM, hot on the heels of acquiring vernacular video sharing app Clip.
Last week, Swiggy invested in Fingerlix and was in the lead to acquire UberEats, just a few weeks after acquiring Kinto.ai
Last week, beauty e-commerce platform Nykaa was looking to raise $30MM, after raising $20MM last year.
Last week, e-commerce marketplace Zilingo raised $225M, putting the company in touching distance of unicorn-dom.
Last week, Pune based FirstCry raised $400MM from Softbank, putting it in touching distance of being a unicorn.
Last week, biopharmaceutical startup Vyome Therapeutics raised $22MM to advance development of its key dermatology molecules.
Last week, UrbanClap raised $50MM to bolster its position as the leading home services provider in India.
Last week, Delhivery was set to raise $450MM from Softbank, propelling it into unicorn-dom.