Online heathcare startup Lybrate raises over $10M from Tiger Global & Ratan Tata

India and US-based Lybrate Inc, the company behind Lybrate.com, an online platform for patients to book appointments with doctors, has raised $10.2 million in Series A round from VC firm Tiger Global Management and Ratan Tata, chairman emeritus of Tata Sons, the company said on Wednesday. Existing investor Nexus Venture Partners also participated in the round. […]

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Music streaming firm Saavn raises $100M from Tiger Global, others

Saavn (South Asian Audio Video Network), a US-based Indian music streaming firm, has raised $100 million in Series C funding from existing investor Tiger Global Management and others. The company will use the money to improve product development efforts and to speed up customer acquisition. Saavn is said to be preparing for the launch of […]

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Language learning startup CultureAlley raises $6.5M from Tiger Global, others

Jaipur-based Intap Labs Pvt Ltd, which runs cloud-based online language learning platform CultureAlley, has raised $6.5 million in Series A funding from venture capital firm Tiger Global Management and other investors. Existing investors Kae Capital and 500 Startups also participated in this round, as per a press statement. The development was first reported by Economic […]

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Hyper local mobile marketplace Zopper raises $20M from Tiger Global, Nirvana Venture

Delhi-based Solvy Tech Solutions Pvt Ltd, the company behind hyper local mobile marketplace Zopper, has raised $20 million (Rs 127 crore) in its second round of funding from existing investors Tiger Global Management and Nirvana Venture Advisors. The capital raised from this round will be used to expand its presence across 30 cities. It will also […]

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Exclusive: Electric vehicle startup Ather secures funding from Tiger Global

Bangalore-based startup Ather Energy Pvt Ltd, which is designing electric scooters and is aiming to roll out its first product by next year taking on big boys such as Hero Electric in the market, has raised a significant sized Series A round of funding from Tiger Global Management, sources told Techcircle.in. For full report click […]

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Exclusive: Online hostel & hotel booking platform Zostel in talks with Tiger to raise up to $15M

Zostel Hospitality Private Ltd, a tech startup which offers separate booking platforms for branded hostels and budget hotels, is in talks with Tiger Global among other investors to raise $10-15 million in a Series A round of funding, sources told Tech…

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Tiger Global sells 5.4% stake in Just Dial for $64M; clocks over 18x in gross returns

Tiger Global continues to slowly unwind its eight-year-old investment in Mumbai-based Just Dial Ltd, which runs the online business directory Justdial.com. The global investment arm, which has built its name as one of the top backers of consumer internet and e-commerce firms in India, has sold over half of its remaining 9.18 per cent by selling […]

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Tiger Global sells more shares of Just Dial, pockets around $25M

Tiger Global continues to slowly unwind its eight-year-old investment in Mumbai-based Just Dial Ltd, which runs the online business directory Justdial.com, as the tech firm’s share price continues to be battered by investors. The global investment arm, which has built its name as one of the top backers of consumer internet and e-commerce firms in […]

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Ed-tech startup Vedantu raises $5M in Series A round from Accel, Tiger Global

Bangalore-based education technology startup Vedantu Innovations Pvt Ltd, which provides live online tuition to school children as also test prep courses, has raised $5 million (Rs 32 crore) in a Series A round from Accel Partners and Tiger Global Management. Vedantu is the second venture for its founders, IITians Vamsi Krishna, Pulkit Jain, Saurabh Saxena […]

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Freshdesk raises $50M in Series E funding from Tiger Global, Accel & Google Capital

Chennai- and US-based Freshdesk Inc, a provider of SaaS-based customer support platform for enterprises, has raised $50 million (Rs 314 crore) in Series E round of funding from its three existing investors. Tiger Global led the investment with Accel Partners and Google Capital also participating in the round, it said on Monday. The funds will […]

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