Varthana raises $3 million from Dell Foundation to expand its school transformation program

Varthana provides loans from Rs5 lakh to Rs1 crore for private schools at prevailing market rates. Bengaluru: Bengaluru-based school finance company Varthana has raised $3 million in funding from the Michael and Susan Dell Foundation to expand its school transformation program (STP). The programme is aimed at improving the quality of learning in private schools by […]

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Mutual fund investment platform Nivesh.com raises angel round

Noida-based Providential Advisory Services Pvt. Ltd, which runs mass market mutual fund investment platform Nivesh.com, has raised an angel round from VCCircle founder PV Sahad, former head of investor relations at Infosys Sandeep Shroff and Right Global Infosolutions CEO Rahul Gupta. The omni-channel platform, founded in August last year by Anurag Garg and Sridhar Srinivasan, […]

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Everstone Group raises investment in Servion Global to $74 million

Mumbai: India-focused private equity firm Everstone Group has raised its investment in Servion Global Solutions Ltd to around $74 million on the back of strong revenue growth and a jump in profitability at the Chennai-based customer experience management (CEM) firm. Evertech Pte Ltd, a technology investing platform of Everstone Capital and investment firm Solmark Inc., […]

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Everstone Group raises investment in Servion Global to $74 million

Mumbai: India-focused private equity firm Everstone Group has raised its investment in Servion Global Solutions Ltd to around $74 million on the back of strong revenue growth and a jump in profitability at the Chennai-based customer experience management (CEM) firm. Evertech Pte Ltd, a technology investing platform of Everstone Capital and investment firm Solmark Inc., […]

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Mashable Raises $13 Million, Its First Ever Outside Investment

We’ve all heard of huge investments and acquisitions in the world of tech startups. Last year alone saw Yahoo’s $1 billion acquisition of publishing platform Tumblr. And there was also news of accounting software company Xero raising $150 million in capital for further expansion. In fact, we even saw some failed attempts like Facebook’s two […]

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Star Wars Spoof Raises Question: Do You Know Your Employees?

Since February 2010, CBS television series “Undercover Boss” has been a window into what employees experience in the workplace, and their reactions. But a recent Saturday Night Live sketch takes a very extreme approach to how bosses may react to some of the inevitable … criticism. And with the latest edition of the “Star Wars” […]

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Pocket Aces raises $3 million from investors

Pocket Aces gained prominence from multiple short videos it released in early 2016, all of which crossed 10 million views on YouTube. Photo: AFP New Delhi: Online video start-up Pocket Aces on Wednesday said it has raised $3 million from a group of investors led by Sequoia Capital India. North Base Media, a digital-focused investment […]

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Mashable Raises $13 Million, Its First Ever Outside Investment

We’ve all heard of huge investments and acquisitions in the world of tech startups. Last year alone saw Yahoo’s $1 billion acquisition of publishing platform Tumblr. And there was also news of accounting software company Xero raising $150 million in capital for further expansion. In fact, we even saw some failed attempts like Facebook’s two […]

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Mashable Raises $13 Million, Its First Ever Outside Investment

0 We’ve all heard of huge investments and acquisitions in the world of tech startups. Last year alone saw Yahoo’s $1 billion acquisition of publishing platform Tumblr. And there was also news of accounting software company Xero raising $150 million in capital for further expansion. In fact, we even saw some failed attempts like Facebook’s […]

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