Chess Training Startup Chessable Raises £100,000 in First Round

Chessable, an e-learning platform for chess enthusiasts has recently raised about £100,000 ($122.95k) in the first round of funding through angel investors. The huge investment will surely take the platform to the next level, both in terms of technology and to grow the user base. Read More

Is Your Startup Ready to Meet a Cash Emergency?

No matter, how effective business plan you have devised for your startup, if it doesn’t address the cash emergency issues, it’s not a good business plan. Read More

Startup Investing: Funding the Future

Startup investing is a hot trend for last few years and we have seen a huge rise in angel investors. Asset allocation and profit potential are obviously the main reasons for investing in startups, but angel investors are now thinking beyond this. Read More

mParticle Raised $15M in a Series A Round

A New York City based startup mParticle has recently raised $15 million in a Series A round which was led by Social Capital (formerly known as The Social+Capital Partnership).

Though the funding was first revealed in a regulatory filing last month, it’s officially announced yesterday on the company blog. The startup is opening a San Francisco office and will continue to invest in product development. Read More

Baidu to Invest In Zomato, BookMyShow And Big Basket

Baidu, China’s largest search engine is all ready to grab a good market in India by buying stakes in Zomato, BookMyShow, and BigBasket.

To make this dream come true, the company has already been into dialogue with each of them as revealed by Tim Yang, the general manager of Baidu India. He sad so in an interview to the Times of India. Read More

SnapLogic Raised $37.5M from Microsoft & Silver Lake Waterman

SnapLogic, an enterprise integration platform as a service (iPaaS) for big data closed a $37.5 million funding round from Microsoft and Silver Lake Waterman this December. The existing investors include Andreessen Horowitz, Ignition Partners and Triangle Peak Partners. Read More

One Medical Groups is Backed by $65M For Tech-enabled Healthcare

One Medical Group, an innovative tech-infused primary care medical group raised $65 million in capital this December.

The funding round was led by J.P. Morgan Asset Management (NYSE: JPM) on behalf of PEG Digital Growth Fund II LP and AARP Innovation Fund LP. Read More

Infosys Infuses $3 Million in Whoop

Infosys, an Indian multinational IT and software engineering service provider has announced a $3 million funding in the Boston based Whoop which is into data recording and analysis of professional athletes and sporting teams. Read More

BlackBuck Raises $25 Million from Tiger Global and Yuri Milner

Indian based logistics marketplace BlackBuck was successfully able to raise $25 million in the latest rounding of Series B funding. Some of the investors that showed confidence in the company include Apoletto, Tiger Global and Yuri Milner.

Early this year, $5 million was pumped into the organization by Flipkart and Accel. The officials of BlackBuck confirmed that the fresh funding will be utilized for expansions, product buildings and team management. Read More

Swift Navigation Raises $11M For Piksi, the Low Cost GPS Receiver

Swift Navigation Inc. has recently raised $11 million in Series A funding  round lead by Eclipse Ventures. Other  investors include Lemnos Labs, Promus Ventures and New Enterprise Associates. Read More