Weekly startup funding tracker: Non-metro firms steal the show

startup funding trackerThe week gone by saw eight startups being funded, of which three are based in non-metros, including Jaipur, Indore and Ahmedabad. Interestingly, possibly only for the second time, an Indian bitcoin exchange—Bengaluru-based Unocoin Technologies—received startup funding. Unocoin pocketed $1.5 million in a pre-Series A round led by Blume Ventures. Indore’s outstation taxi marketplace InstaCar raised […]

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Instacar raises $1 mn of seed funding from Swastika

Ishan-Vyas_feHong Kong-based online outstation taxi marketplace InstaCar has received $1 million (Rs 6.65 crore) in seed round of funding from Hong kong-based Swastika Company Pvt Ltd, Ishan Vyas, co-founder of InstaCar told TechCircle. The two-months-old company aims to use the funds for scaling up operations, marketing, and brand building. InstaCar Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which runs InstaCar, […]

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